The New Scene Calendar and events

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Do you have an event you have worked hard to plan? Do you need a vehicle to get the word out? The New Scene and North Forty News just launched a super robust multimedia calendar that is free and easy to use. Take these steps: Use this link  Click ‘add event’ Create a login Upload your info The event will be posted on the web (on two sites) and in print, […]


This Weekend in Northern Colorado: ARISE, Irish Gathering and more

It’s a busy weekend with PLENTY to do in Northern Colorado. It’s hard to sum it all up in one little post. So, we are sharing the highlights. Kicking off the first weekend in August is the 2018 Irish Gathering – the 10th annual celebration of Irish history and culture in Fort Collins. Also this weekend is the ARISE Music Festival at Sunrise ranch in Loveland. This will begin Friday […]


This Weekend in Fort Collins: 7/27-7/29

It’s hard to believe the end of July is upon us. This weekend in Fort Collins, we send it off with a bang. The Fort Collins Fringe Festival is taking over the town, a live performance-art festival featuring over 90 performers from all walks of life. Everything from puppetry, to singing, to slap-stick comedy. The town will also play host to a BBQ competition, a Wizard of Oz sing-a-long, and […]


This Weekend in Fort Collins: 7/13-7/15

Take a deep breath Fort Collins, it’s time for another weekend. Whether you’re with family, friends, or a significant other – in this town, there is always something to do. This weekend is no exception. Taking over Old Town is the Summer Sidewalk Sale, a 3-day art event hosted by the Global Village Museum of Arts. You’ll find unique treasures at very reasonable prices during this event. In an unrelated, […]


What to Know About the Poudre Pour

Do you enjoy beer? The Poudre Pour event is happening on March 31st at the Carnegie Center for Creativity in Fort Collins, and you’re encouraged to come along. This is more than your average craft beer event. You can expect to find beer from several different breweries across Northern Colorado, as well as food, art, and other activities designed for all ages. The day is meant to have fun, but […]

Local Culture, Arts & Community

Colorado Holistic Fair–April 28-29, 2018

Local organization Belu Olsa will hold the second annual Colorado Holistic Fair on April 28 and 29 at the Larimer County Fairgrounds in Brighton. Fairgoers will have the opportunity to learn about and take part in a variety of alternative healing and self-exploration practices, from tarot and palm readings to reflexology and aromatherapy. Local artisans and vendors will sell their wares. An as yet undisclosed lineup of speakers will give […]

Local Culture, Arts & Community


By: Rachael E. Worthington Once is no ordinary Broadway musical. The Tony Award-winning hit first started as an Irish indie film. Then the song from the movie, “Falling Slowly”, won a 2007 Academy Award for best original song along with a Grammy nomination for the soundtrack. Next, Once made waves in Broadway by using actors who could play their own instruments on stage to highlight the already incredible score. It […]


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