Here is your list of fun things to do around Fort Collins and Northern Colorado this weekend! There are a lot of events this weekend for both kids and adults!
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Thursday, January 19
Euchre Night at the Big Thompson Brewery-Learn to play!⎪We are playing Euchre tonight at 6:30. Join us. If you don’t know how to play, but you would like to learn – Join us! The fun starts at 6:30. Big Thompson Brewery, 114 E 15th St, Loveland, CO
Friday, January 20
Northern Colorado Spring Home Show⎪Whether you’re planning on upgrading your home or need a reliable contractor to fix your leaking roof, the Northern Colorado Home Show is the spot to find all local remodeling experts! The Northern Colorado Home Show hosts local and national exhibitors offering exclusive deals and discounts. Save time and money while at the Northern Colorado Home Show. January 20: noon-6pm, January 21: 10am-5pm, January 22: 11am-4pm. The Ranch Events Center, 5290 Arena Circle, Loveland, CO
Saturday, January 21
Vintage Market⎪Fort Collins Vintage Market is coming to Emporium Sports Bar! Mark your calendars for a unique vintage shopping experience!
Fort Collins Vintage Market is coming to Emporium Sports Bar! Mark your calendars for a unique shopping experience filled with sustainably thrifted apparel, shoes, dresses, sports gear, collectibles & more from a wide range of vintage sellers and creative artists on January 21st! The Emporium Sports Bar, 925 South Taft Hill Road Fort Collins, CO
Houseplant Painting Class⎪Join us for a painting class led by one of our very own employees. Ellie has a background in art and painting and will be walking the class step by step through how to paint a Chinese Money Plant!
All painting supplies such as paint, paintbrushes, and canvases will be provided. Please just bring an apron or wear clothing you don’t mind getting paint on.
The cost of this class is $35 per person and starts at 10am on January 21st. Space is limited, so sign up today!! Bath Garden and Nursery, 2000 E Prospect Rd, Fort Collins, CO
JAMMIN’ DJs & Matt’s place presents JAMMIN’ Karaoke!⎪Karaoke Kings & Queens! Come join us in NoCo for JAMMIN’ Karaoke at Matt’s Place! Matt’s Place has been a Karaoke staple and one of the best “locals” bar! It is a fun spot to hang out with your friends, grab a few drinks and of course join us for an awesome night of Karaoke! Let’s see if you have the chops to be the next local celebrity! Get Your Sing On! Matt’s Place, 6013 South College Avenue Fort Collins, CO
Live Music with Katya Grasso⎪Join us at Looking Glass Bar on Saturday, January 21st for a night of live music with singer/songwriter Katya Grasso! Katya’s soulful voice and captivating lyrics have been making waves in the Fort Collins music scene. Don’t miss this chance to see her perform up close and personal. Looking Glass Bar, 400 N College Ave Unit B, Fort Collins, CO
Big Brooklyn Live at The Magic Rat!⎪Bridging jazz, klezmer, rock, and groove, Big Brooklyn carries a progressive yet inviting presence, exploring beautiful melodies while defining new boundaries. Big Brooklyn released an exciting new album, “Everyone Everywhere,” in 2022 and is currently a semi-finalist in the 2022 UK Songwriting Competition for compositions on the album. Also a finalist in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest, this five-piece instrumental group captivates audiences with a unique depth of passion in expressive melodies and harmonies, touching on the inseparable exultation and pathos of the klezmer sound, all interwoven over a fabric of jazz and groove that pulls all stops. Band members include: Melody Dornfeld – Clarinet & Bass Clarinet, Luke Soasey – Tenor & Soprano Saxophones, Aaron Summerfield – Guitar, Jo Asker – Bass, and Willie Dornfeld – Drums. Music, video, and more. 8-10pm. Magic Rat Live Music, 111 Chestnut Street Firehouse Alley Fort Collins, CO
Saturday Night Line Dance Lesson & Dancing⎪Come to the Tilted Barrel for a FREE night of line dance instruction and dancing. Come early for dinner and drinks and we’ll hit the dance floor at 7pm for a beginner friendly line dance lesson followed by instructor led open line dancing ’til 10pm. Tilted Barrel Brew Pub, 110 E 29th St #2724, Loveland, CO
Sunday, January 22
Growing Medicinal Plants: How to Cultivate a Vibrant Herbal Medicine Garden⎪Amy Kousch, head grower and owner/operator of Berchta Botanicals (Northern Colorado’s only specialized medicinal plant nursery and farm school), presents this course on growing medicinal plants. Attendees will learn how to cultivate medicinal plants in their own gardens through science-based and engaging instruction.
Participants will learn about living roots systems of medicinal plants and how to incorporate these subterranean communities into their own landscapes in practical ways. Students will explore the fascinating world of medicinal plant science from the perspective of seed science. We will learn practical medicinal plant information and engage in hands-on seed-starting techniques as well as dive into the science and art of designing a backyard garden that will serve as a pharmacy for you and your family’s needs. We will cover scenario planning, site and soil considerations, individual needs, and agroecology. Attendees will leave with resources to help them grow! Fort Collins Nursery , 2121 East Mulberry Street Fort Collins, CO
Lunar New Year Celebration⎪Join us in the taproom for a Lunar New Year Celebration! We’ll have Little Kusina food truck here serving up their delicious food. We’ll be handing out traditional red envelops with gifts. Heart and Sol will be here to teach everyone how to fold paper cranes and rabbits. It’s the Year of the Rabbit! Help us celebrate. Loveland Aleworks, 118 W 4th St, Loveland, CO
Cowboy Brunch with Cowboy Music!⎪Listen to Robb Candler of the Big Twang Theory & Vic Anderson, the Cowboy Troubadour, while you enjoy brunch on Sunday, January 22nd!
Join us for some Heart J Favorites. 11:00am start time, $35 per adult, $15 for ages 7-12, $10 for ages 3-6, plus tax & a 15% service charge. Please call the ranch to secure your spot – (970) 667-3915. Sylvan Dale Ranch, 2939 N Co Rd 31D, Loveland, CO
Bend, Brew and Burritos Yoga⎪What’s more fun than starting your morning with some movement and post yoga fuel??
Our Bend, Brew and Burritos Yoga class is starting back up January through April and we’d love for you to join us in this fun and unique space!
Your ticket includes an all levels 60 minute class led by a certified yoga instructor, a brew of choice and Snack Attack’s guest favorite breakfast burrito! Brews include a 10 oz draft beer (cider and seltzer available), 16 oz cold brew coffee, kombucha or yerba mate.
Space is limited so make sure to sign up ahead of time! Snack Attack! Specialty Sandwiches & Brews, 120 West Stuart Street Fort Collins, CO
Stamped Mandala Coaster & Trivets at OBC Wine Project⎪With a little Flingin Pots instruction you’ll be creating slap slab coasters or trivets like a true zen master. Release your frustration during the construction process and then zen out as you design and stamp with intention. Allow yourself to be mesmerized by your patterns as they reveal themselves . Students will make 4 coaster or 2 trivets. Choose one of Flingin Pots high fire glazes that are all food/microwave/dishwasher safe. This is a great class for all seeking a little balance.
Newly created Coasters/Trivits will be twice fired in a kiln and returned to OBC Wine Project one month later.
Cost: $47 includes drink token. The OBC Wine Project 824 East Lincoln Avenue Fort Collins, CO
Mythmaker Brewing and Stem and Roots Terrarium Building Event⎪Join us for an evening at Mythmaker Brewing for a night of good beer and terrarium building! Tickets include: 1 Glass Terrarium, 3 Succulents, 6 Decorations, 1 Free Beer. 5:30-7:30pm. Mythmaker Brewing, 1035 South Taft Hill Road Fort Collins, CO
“Escape to the Zoo” – A Family Concert⎪This fun and whimsical live concert is for the young and the young-at-heart! Featuring Gregory Smith’s Zoo Song and Camille Saint-Saën’s Carnival of the Animals. 3:00 PM. Lincoln Center Main Stage: 417 West Magnolia Street, Fort Collins, CO