It’s that magical time of the year. The city is full of energy, twinkling lights, and shoppers looking for the perfect gift. Get in the spirit of the season with some of our favorite holiday events in Fort Collins this year.
Garden of Lights
Now - January 7, 2018
5:00 - 9:00 p.m.
The Gardens on Spring Creek and Woodward Inc. have teamed up to create an incredible holiday light show. The whimsical display includes thousands of LED lights, music, Santa’s workshop, and a holiday village. Visitors are encouraged to get out of their cars and walk through the gardens. The display is free, but there is a suggested donation of $5 per adult and $2 per child. Learn more…
10th Annual Winter Bike to Work Day
December 14, 2017
7:00 - 9:30 a.m.
Fort Collins is known for being a bike-loving town, and one of the signature amenities at Confluence will be secure bike storage and a dedicated bike workshop – so now every day can be bike to work day! Winter Bike to Work Day, however, adds a new level of fun to your morning commute with 25 stops around the city offering free coffee and breakfast. It’s sure to put a little extra holiday cheer in your work day! Learn more…
Fort Collins Winter Farmer's Market
December 16, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
The future residents of Confluence will enjoy year around access to locally-grown produce and artisan food with the downtown Fort Collins farmer’s markets. Hosted in the Opera Galleria building during the winter, the Fort Collins Winter Farmer’s Market offers a wonderful mix of local produce, meat, cheese, fresh baked goods, beverages, jewelry, and more! A great place to stock up before your holiday meal or find unique gifts for the foodies on your list! Learn more...
Tiny Tim’s Christmas Carol
December 21 - 30, 2018
Show Times Vary
Head to Bas Bleu Theatre for a heartwarming tale of Tiny Tim staging a fantastic spectacle filled with ghosts and holiday fun to convince old Scrooge to give his father the day off for Christmas. The one hour show is great for the whole family, and the perfect activity if you have family in town visiting for the holidays. This award-winning non-profit theatre is just around the corner from the future home of Confluence! See showtimes and get tickets…
Old Town Square Skating Rink
Now - February 11th, 2018
A classic holiday activity, grab your sweetheart and head down to Old Town Square to skate hand in hand on their seasonal ice rink. It’s only $2 skate, and you can bring your own skates or rent them for an additional $1. Right next door is Santa’s Workshop, and you can check in with Kris Kringle to see if you made it on the naughty or nice list this year. Click here to check hours and days the rink is open.
Old Town Fort Collins is always bustling with activity and fun things to do, and the holidays are no exception! If a new home in the heart of the action is on your wish list this year, contact us today about our new loft condos at Confluence in the up and coming River District. Pre-sales are happening now!