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Top Five Christmas Getaways in Colorado

Venture from Northern Colorado for a Colorado Christmas getaway. These are our top 5 picks in Colorado for a nice weekend or extended stay. 1 . Durango: A Classic Christmas Located in Southern Colorado near the New Mexico border is a small town known for whitewater rafting, skiing, biking, fishing, snowmobiling, and the Polar Express of course! Durango, Colorado is home to the Polar Express train ride – a famous […]

Local Culture, Arts & Community

‘Tis the season for fun holiday events

November 2 Light the LIghts, Oak Street Plaza, Fort Collins, 5:30pm It’s time once again to “flip the switch” at the annual Downtown Holiday Lighting Ceremony! Thousands of strands of brilliant white lights will illuminate the alleyways, sidewalks and tree-tops of historic Old Town Fort Collins. The dazzling display of low energy and sustainable LED lights stretches through seven blocks and will remain lit for the holiday season through Valentine’s […]

Music News

Colorado Born FACE: All Vocal Rock Band

The internationally acclaimed all-vocal rock band from Boulder, Colorado FACE, is kicking off the holiday season with a unique family-friendly brand of all-vocal rock at The Lincoln Center on Black Friday, Nov. 23, 2018. FACE blends modern tunes with an eclectic mix of harmonies, beatbox, and vocal audacity. Embracing fun and joy within their performance. Face consists of four singers – tenors Ryan Driver and Cody Qualls, baritone/countertenor Stephen Ross, […]


Dear the New SCENE readers: November Publisher’s Letter

It’s the month of the holidays! I can’t believe Thanksgiving is just around the corner. We have put together another SUPERB edition. In the New SCENE in November, you will learn about plenty of things to do in Northern Colorado and the latest in Arts, Entertainment and Lifestyle in our area. It’s going to newsstands now. Starting this month the New SCENE will be releasing our web content almost daily. […]

Hobo Johnson & The Lovemakers at Summit Music Hall in Denver, CO

All You Need is…Hobo Johnson & The Lovemakers

Emerging artist Hobo Johnson & the Lovemakers played Summit Music Hall in Denver on October 23, 2018, and it left me breathless. They are described as “stream-of-conscious punked-up, folked-out hip-hop-poetry,” and that is to the point what you get. Hobo was discovered after he and the “Bois” (the Lovemakers)  recorded a live rendition of their most famous song, “Peach Scone,” for a 2018 NPR Tiny Desk Contest in their backyard. The Hobo’s […]

Music News

In The Whale is coming to the Moxi as part of their North American fall tour

Denver based In the Whale is coming to Greeley. Formed in 2011, the Denver heavy rock duo is making headway with an ambitious tour schedule throughout North America. The rock group has been turning heads and accumulating a mass of die-hard fans and followers thanks to their tour schedule and a go-for-the-throat live performance. Artists and festival promoters have caught notice, with the band playing Riot Fest, Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits, Afro Punk, […]


Serpentfoot: Fort Collins Surf Rock Psychedelic Punk Trio

Serpentfoot is a three-piece psychedelic garage rock band from Fort Collins, CO that formed in early 2015. Members of Fort Collins surf rock psychedelic punk trio are Phil Shellabarger (bass), Michael Ross (drums), and Jordan Twiggs (lead guitar and vocals). Serpentfoot play with The Velveteers UK Tour Kickoff/Vinyl Release and Stella Luce at Hodi’s Half Note on October 4 and at Surfside featuring Holy Wave w/ Sugar Candy Mountain October 31 […]

Music News

Patterson Hood Releases the Missing Piece to the Drive-By-Truckers

Patterson Hood displays the essence of a man who has lived for centuries. His stories speak of heartache, pain, and real living. Hood is a musician and songwriter in the band Drive-By Truckers, as well as being a solo artist. Initially, he is from Muscle Shoals, Ala., and his southern heart bellows through every chime and rhythm he sings. There is no lack of feeling or emotion in his music. […]


See something different and fun, the Siro-A Techno Circus is coming to Cheyenne

Reese Ruiz Cheyenne Civic Center Animal crackers and a disco ball are far from the reality of what attending a Siro-A Techno Circus show is like. The production sounds like it could be a cross between a late-night rave and an infamous Barnum & Bailey production, but when a coworker asks if you want to head over the Front Range to catch the show, you shrug and mentally note where […]