June 2018

Celebrating Pianos About Town

by Meghan Pipe Pianos painted with beets planted in neat rows. Pianos painted with mermaids looking out to the watery horizon. Pianos painted with trains and bikes – so many bikes! – and raptors and [...]

TABBY ROAD ANIMAL HOSPITAL’S WELLINGTON CO MAIN STREETS PROGRAM’S WOMEN OF SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

The Wellington Summer Concert Series is back again with this year’s Women of Summer theme. Three concerts held on the third Saturday of the months of June, July, and August, will all feature women led [...]

Discovery Distilled: The Science of Beer at the Fort Collins Museum of Discovery

Have you ever wondered what makes your favorite beer taste so good? Or what makes a stout different from an IPA? Discovery Distilled: The Science of Beer, is the first in a new 21+, casual, [...]

NoCo Bragging Rights Earned At The World Beer Cup

By Justin Crossley The Boulder, CO. based Brewers Association wrapped up its annual Craft Brewers Conference last month in Nashville, TN. and saw record attendance of professional brewers from around the globe. More than 14,000 [...]

Lincoln Center Announces its 2018/2019 40th Anniversary Season Lineup

During a reception on Thursday the Lincoln Center unveiled their 40th Anniversary season lineup. The presentation was similar to something you would see at a tech conference, peppered with humor, serious times, trivia, and a [...]

Purpose Brewing considers re-location

Purpose Brewing and Cellars on Mason street in Fort Collins may have plans to relocate to a former Carquest auto parts store on North College Ave. The new building would allow Purpose to have a [...]

6Degrees Collaborative presents: War of the Worlds and New Voyages

Science fiction inspired dance event for all ages July 5-6 6Degrees Collaborative is proud to present their original, all-ages production “War of the Worlds and New Voyages” at Fort Collins’ historic Bas Bleu Theatre, July [...]

Fort Collins Nursery Rock Garden Concert Series

This summer marks the 4th season of Fort Collins Nursery’s Rock Garden Concert Series. For four epic nights, Fort Collins Nursery will transform from a retail space to a stunning and unique concert venue appropriately dubbed [...]

Lincoln Center Announces its 2018/2019 40th Anniversary Season Lineup

During a reception on Thursday the Lincoln Center unveiled their 40th Anniversary season lineup. The presentation was similar to something you would see at a tech conference, peppered with humor, serious times, trivia, and a [...]

The 90’s Shimmer of Slow Caves

A wall of sound with massive guitars and drums along with a 90's shimmer drives the Slow Cave's music. Seeing their show is somewhat like a 90's revival. The music envelops the 90's, from clothes, the sounds, TV shows, but Slow Caves modern-day rock-n-roll echoes the sounds of the Front Range.

A wall of sound with massive guitars and drums along with a 90’s shimmer drives the Slow Cave’s music. Seeing their show is somewhat like a 90’s revival. The music envelops the 90’s, from clothes, [...]

Taste of Fort Collins gears up for food and music

Summer is officially kicking off in Northern Colorado with the 2018 Taste of Fort Collins. This year’s festival will feature 2 stages with over 20 artists performing, including iconic headliners such as Eddie Money, Judah [...]

Beat the rush, enjoy the river and maybe save someone’s life!

June is the perfect time to get up the Poudre Canyon to enjoy some music at the the Mishawaka Amphitheatre. There are eight events on the calendar covering a wide range of music genres. If [...]

A Star is Born in Liz Barnez

Liz Barnez backstage at Washington's in Fort Collins.

Sometimes romance can take you farther than you could ever expect. In 1987 one eager, talented musician hit the road from New Orleans who’s world changed for her when she wrote her first song at [...]

Tour over Labor Day weekend with the I Slept with the Band festival

Have you ever wanted to go on tour with a band? The “I Slept with the Band” festival is your chance to follow a few regional acts on a short three day tour through northern [...]

The Revolving Band of Joy and Collaboration

The new release, Awards, hit the shelves on April 27, produced and engineered by James Barone (Beach House). Players on the alum include Anna Morsett (The Still Tide, Brent Cowles), Jake Miller (Esmé Patterson, The Still Tide, Brent Cowles), Tom Mohr, James Barone (Beach House), and Pat Meese (Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats).

The trumpet shined beneath buried treasures, and Erin Roberts took it home to give it a new life. What she didn’t know at the time was the life this trumpet was going to give her. [...]

Publisher Update: June 2018

The summer is upon us – well almost. It is the most exciting time of the year for me because I love being outside. I am most looking forward to visiting our partnering festivals this [...]

NOCO Top 5: Best Patios

1. Illegal Pete’s, Fort Collins Located on Walnut street right in the heart of Old Town Fort Collins, Illegal Pete’s boasts a spacious dining and bar area with a huge rooftop patio and a fully [...]

Seven-time Grammy nominee Joan Osborne to perform in Fort Collins

Joan Osborne has rightfully earned a reputation as one of the great voices of her generation — both a commanding, passionate performer and a frank, emotionally evocative songwriter. A multi-platinum selling recording artist and seven-time [...]

The Music District presents SONIC SOCIAL

Join the Music District as they kick-off this summer season with Sonic Social! On June 23rd from 4-9 p.m. they will open the sisters building (639 S. College Ave.) for an open house-style celebration where you are [...]