Fort Collins Fall Activities You Don’t Want to Miss!

As the weather begins to cool and the leaves begin to change, that can only mean one thing in Northern Colorado: fall is on its way! With the changing of the seasons, you might find that you have more free time to enjoy the local festivities that are hosted throughout Downtown Fort Collins in the fall. With more than 40 years of experience managing housing rentals in the Fort Collins area, the staff at Middel Realty is very familiar with entertainment options around town, and in today’s blog, we’ll review a few events that you won’t want to miss in the next few months. Read on to learn more, and enjoy the festivities!

The Five Flavors of Herbs

Local foodies and nutritionists will not want to miss this educational, hands-on class hosted by a leading alternative medicine practitioner in Fort Collins! Attendees will find themselves escorted on a journey through the five flavors and how they impact the human body. Taught from the perspective of Oriental medicine, students can learn how to use food as medicine and learn new skills for the kitchen.

Date: October 11, 2017
Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Where: Golden Poppy Herbal Apothecary – 223 N College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524

The French Nest Open Air Market

Held in the spacious Civic Center Park in Downtown Fort Collins, this event is sure to have something to offer everyone. Stroll through the park and enjoy a unique outdoor market set up that features handmade products from local artisans and collectors. In addition to the myriad of goods for sale, you can also enjoy a variety of live music and delicious food. You don’t want to miss out on this one!

Date: October 14, 2017
Time: 9:00am to 3:00pm
Where: Civic Center Park – 201 Laporte Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80521

Downtown Game Day Experience – CSU vs. Nevada Wolf Pack

If you’ve never had the experience of attending a college football game, there’s no better way to immerse yourself in the game day culture than by attending a Colorado State University game at the new on-campus stadium! This game in particular falls on homecoming and family weekend, so there are sure to be a wide variety of celebrations and festivities in the downtown Fort Collins area throughout the weekend.

Date: October 14, 2017
Time: To Be Determined
Where: Sonny Lubick Field at Colorado State Stadium – 800 W Lake St, Fort Collins, CO 80521

Fort Collins Bookfest: Writings and Riffs

Bookworms and music lovers won’t want to miss this special fall event in Downtown Fort Collins. This festival is a free, one-day literary arts event that includes several writing workshops, readings, discussions, presentations, and signings. The focus of the festival is celebrating the written and spoken word as a means of storytelling and self expression. Because this is an all-day festival, you can attend at your leisure any time throughout the day.

Date: October 21, 2017
Time: 9:00am to 9:00pm
Where: Venues throughout Old Town Fort Collins including Downtown Artery, Old Firehouse Books, the Music District, Wolverine Farm Publick House, and others!

Tiny Tot Halloween

Halloween is a fun day for adults and children of all ages, and the Downtown Fort Collins area is a special place to be midday. If you’re looking for a safe and fun trick-or-treating experience for kids aged seven and younger, this is the event for you! Parents and kids will receive a special trick-or-treat bag and a map for locating the designated event areas and participating shops. This event is free to the public and one that you and your kids are sure to remember for years to come!

Date: October 31, 2017
Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm
Where: Downtown Fort Collins – Old Town Square Plaza, Oak Street Plaza, and surrounding areas

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella

If you’re someone who enjoys attending Tony Award®-winning Broadway musicals, you won’t want to miss the magical experience of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella production while it is in town! With an incredible orchestra and talented performers, this is one show that is sure to please fairy tail enthusiasts young and old. With four different show times and a variety of ticket packages to choose from, there’s something for everyone with this musical.

Where: The Lincoln Center – 417 W. Magnolia, Fort Collins, CO 80521

Showtimes and Dates:
November 9, 2017 – 7:30pm
November 10, 2017 – 7:30pm
November 9, 2017 – 2:00pm
November 9, 2017 – 7:30pm

Fort Collins Housing Rentals

For more entertainment ideas, be sure to check out the Downtown Fort Collins Events page! Fort Collins is a great place to live, and each year, our state sees increasing numbers of people who want to live here because of the amazing weather, culture, and arts and entertainment. We understand the housing rental market can be challenging to navigate, and whether you’re new to the area or just reaching the end of your current lease, the professional staff at Middel Realty is here to help. Call us today at 970-221-2300 to learn more!