Beer lovers, rejoice! If you’re considering relocating to Fort Collins, chances are you’ve heard a little about our beer scene. We’ve been named a top craft beer city many times over -- for good reason. At the close of 2017, Fort Collins had 22 craft breweries operating within city limits and many more under construction with projected open dates in 2018! Even if you’re not a craft beer snob, there is still so much to enjoy about the Fort Collins beer scene.
Our Favorite Breweries Near Confluence
New Belgium Brewing Company
New Belgium is the largest craft brewery in Fort Collins and a whopping .3 miles from Confluence; close enough to be in your backyard! Known for their Belgian-style ales, unique brewery tours, and eventful beer garden, New Belgium is a top destination for locals and visitors alike.
Odell Brewing Company
Odell Brewing Company is the 34th largest brewery in the country and just .5 miles away from Confluence! They have one of the best beer gardens in town offering live music, food trucks, daily brewery tours, and an ever-rotating selection of awesome beer. Pet and family friendly to boot!
Coopersmith’s Pub and Brewing
An Old Town tradition, Coopersmith’s has been serving beer brewed on site and classic tavern food since 1998. Known for a unique selection of beers, like their Sigda’s Green Chili Beer, three different patios, and huge billiards area, Coopersmith’s is a favorite place to hang out. Only .3 miles from Confluence so you literally can hop, skip, or jump right over.
Equinox Brewing Company
With free live music every Friday and Saturday and board games to enjoy while sipping your drink, Equinox prides itself on promoting the social aspects of the beer. Equinox encourages people to come on out and interact with each other the old-fashioned way- over a beer! Great beer, a lively atmosphere, and local snacks make Equinox another happening place to enjoy yourself. Also, just .4 miles away from Confluence!
Prost Tasting Room
Tucked away in the charming old firehouse alley, Prost is one of the newer locations in Old Town. Just .2 miles away from Confluence, you’d miss it if you weren’t looking. Prost is a gathering place that specializes in German beers using German ingredients. Brewed in Denver, Prost opened a tasting room in Fort Collins to round out the different styles of beer available in Old Town.
This list gives you just a small taste of all the beer offerings in Fort Collins. And if beer isn’t your thing, rest assured each of these locations have much more to offer. There are also many great restaurants, distilleries, and cideries within walking and biking distance too! Fort Collins is a destination city for craft beer, local food, and great fun, we know you’ll love living in the heart of it all.
If you’re planning to relocate to Fort Collins or just want to live closer to the action, consider making Confluence your new home! Confluence Fort Collins is a new downtown development located in the rapidly emerging River District. Within walking distance to many of the famous breweries, and incredible dining options, Confluence is in the heart of it all. Pre-sales are happening now and half of the spaces are already spoken for, so don’t delay, contact us today to reserve yours!