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Top 5 Summer Festivals in Northern Colorado

The Top 5 Summer Festivals in Northern Colorado     Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest Is there anything better than free music? Don’t worry, I’ll wait… Started in 1989 by the Downtown Business Association, Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest, originally just NewWestFest is a three-day music festival held in the heart of downtown Fort Collins. This year, from August 9 – 11, over 80 performances will be available to residents and tourists […]

Hannah at film premiere for Send My Kiss in No Postage Necessary

Video Premiere: Send My Kiss (SHEL official video) from Indie Film No Postage Necessary

Exclusive video premiere for Fort Collins band SHEL‘s, “Send My Kiss” debuting in the film, No Postage Necessary, the first feature film ever to be released on the blockchain.  The cast includes George Blagden, from Vikings, Charleene Closshey, Robbie Kay. “Send My Kiss” comes out on Friday, Aug 10, to the public.          The film’s writer/director, Jeremy Culver, says, “I’m thankful for the art SHEL continues to create. Their […]



BOHEMIAN NIGHTS AT NEWWESTFEST 2017 By: Meghan Pipe Three days. Six stages. Eighty-six bands. It’s hard to count all the reasons we’re pumped for Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest Co-produced by Bohemian Nights and the Downtown Fort Collins Business Association, this free music festival is a summer staple—and 2017’s festival, held on August 11, 12 and 13 in downtown Fort Collins, is shaping up to be the best yet. This year’s […]


Activities for the Kids at NewWestFest 2017

By: Ainhoa Palacios Photo By: Bohemian Nights   Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest isn’t only a festival for those who want to dance all day while sipping on their favorite brew, or chill out on their favorite Old Town patio with a Bloody Mary in hand. It is also a perfect weekend for all families, and kids. The festival will house two main sections—The Kids Music Adventure and A Kids’ World, dedicated […]

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Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest is Looking for Volunteers

By: Ainhoa Palacios  The free, three-day music festival held every August in downtown Fort Collins is looking for volunteers. Volunteer positions will include artist check-in attendants, stage runners, and greeters. The shifts take place during the festival dates, August 11 through August 13, and vary between 2 to 5 hours in length. There are even some pre-festival volunteer opportunities. If you are interested in volunteering, visit, or call 970-227-1993 […]


Bohemian Nights Presents Thursday Night Live’s seventh annual concert series starting on June 1 with the first of 10 free weekly concerts, all designed to showcase Colorado’s broad range of musical talent. The series will be held on the outdoor stage in Fort Collins’ Old Town Square. Performances will take place every Thursday from 7-9 p.m., June 1-Aug. 3. The June 1 performance will feature Fort Collins’ own SHEL, the […]



Thursday Night Live is back. June 1st will kick off the first of ten free shows to hit the outdoor stage in Fort Collins’ Old Town Square as part of Bohemian Nights summer concert series. SHEL, Fort Collins’ own pop/folk band will kick off the summer concert series. Performances will go on 7 p.m.- 9 p.m. every Thursday through August 3rd. Head to to download the Bohemian Nights app from the […]


Colorado “Ones to Watch” Bohemian Nights 2016

By: Ainhoa Palacios With every new month that approaches in Northern Colorado, exciting events do so as well. August marks one of the best weekends of the year in Fort Collins —Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest—the annual free three day, free to the community music festival. For the first time in its history, the music lineup will feature only Colorado bands, including the three national headliners that all got their start in […]


Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest 2016

By: BOHEMIAN NIGHTS STAFF Each August, Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest fills the streets of downtown Fort Collins for one of the biggest community celebrations of the year. The 2016 festival will take place Aug. 12, 13, and 14 and will feature three free days of music and classic festival attractions, including food and beverage vendors, specialty booths and activities for kids. The festival is co-produced by Bohemian Nights and the Downtown […]

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Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest 2015: A Fort Collins Summer Classic

Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest 2015 Three days of Music and Community For Fort Collins, August means one of the biggest community celebrations of the year, when Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest takes over the streets of downtown. Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest features performances by over 70 local, Colorado bands and three national headliners. Innovative, Denver-based hip-hop group the Flobots will play Mountain Avenue Stage at 8:30 p.m. on Friday, the opening […]