23 indoor and outdoor events in Greeley, Loveland, Fort Collins and beyond for the week of October 23-29, 2021
Summer may be long gone, but the events calendar continues to be teeming with a ton of activities and events.
From live music and stuff or treats in downtown Greeley to a performance of ‘Footloose’ and brunch with board games, this week’s edition of Go + Do events features plenty of fun events at the inside and outside for the whole family.
Check out some of these 23 events taking place in Greeley, Loveland, Fort Collins and Cheyenne for the week of October 23-29, 2021.
Do you have an upcoming event that you think would be a perfect addition to the Go + Do Weekly List? Send the date, time, a description of the event, and other relevant information to Tamara Markard at [email protected] for review.
Saturday 23 October
1. The City of Fort Collins Department of Cultural Services is organizing the Fort Collins 2021 Artist Studio Tour and Sale at 10:00 am, starting with the Bob Coonts Studio located at 1008 Lochland Court. The free self-guided tour will take participants across town to artist studios to see them work as well as browse through already completed works of art. The event is open to all ages. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3pgAFVI.
2. Safely dispose of unwanted or expired medications from your home at the Drug Take Back Day 10 am to 2 pm event at Sam’s Club, 3247 23rd Ave., Evans. Hosted by the Evans Police Department, the event gives residents the opportunity to properly dispose of unused, unwanted or expired prescriptions. Participants can also destroy sensitive documents during the event. The free event is open to the public. For more information, as well as a list of items not accepted at the event, visit https://bit.ly/3DZr49R.
3. The 4th Annual Greeley Multicultural Festival is scheduled to take place at 11 am at the University Center on the UNC Campus at 2101 10th Avenue. The event will feature over 10 performances from different cultural groups, multicultural food, vendor stalls and more. The free event is open to all ages. Masks are mandatory for all indoor exhibitions or activities. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3jiTxzB.
4. Pick up the perfect Halloween pumpkins and fall decor at the Foundry Pumpkin Festival from noon to 5 pm at 246 N. Cleveland Ave. in Loveland. The festival will feature pumpkins from local farmers, artists from Loveland, pumpkin carvings, food, vendors and more. Admission to the general event is free and the cost to decorate a pumpkin is $ 12 per person and includes a large pumpkin, carrying bag, gifts, decorating supplies, and other goodies. Tickets for the pumpkin decoration will only be sold online. All ages are welcome. For more information, or to purchase decoration tickets, visit https://bit.ly/3BX6LcB.
5. Head to Cheyenne for live country music at the Rocky Mountain County Showcase at 7:30 pm at The Outlaw Saloon, 312 S. Greeley Highway, Cheyenne. The concert will feature music by Southern Fryed, Kelsey Jo, Jake Kloefkorn and Randy Burghardt. Tickets cost $ 10 per person at the door and the event is open to adults 21 and over. For more information, contact The Outlaw Saloon at (307) 635-7552.
6. Check out the Burroughs as they collaborate with the Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra at 7:30 p.m. at the Union Colony Civic Center, 701 10th Ave. The band will help the orchestra kick off its 2021/22 season with a bit of sweaty soul and unique musical arrangements. Tickets cost $ 25 per person for B seats and $ 37 per person for A seats. A live streaming option is also available for purchase at $ 74 per device. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.ucstars.com.
Sunday October 24
7. Enjoy brunch and fun board games from 11am. at 2 p.m. at Mana Vault Games, 103 S. Cleveland St. in Loveland. Guests can enjoy an assortment of coffee, tea and baked goods as well as a variety of popular board games. All ages are welcome. For more information, visit www.manavaultco.com.
8. Connect to the Wrangler Network for the National Barrel Horse Association Open and Senior World Championships at 11:00 am. For more information, visit www.wranglernetwork.com.
9. The Narrowleaf Lake Run is scheduled to depart at 8 am from Boyd Lake State Park, 3720 N. County Road 11 C in Loveland. The runner can choose from 4, 7 or 10 mile racing courses on paved fairways with half a mile of off-road racing. The race is open to all ages and skill levels of athletes. Registration is $ 25 to $ 55 depending on the itinerary. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3Ca4D1a.
Tuesday October 26
10. Get a jump on other hunters by getting valuable information on Duck Hunting Tips and Tricks with Brad Petersen at 7:00 PM in Scheels, 4755 Ronald Reagan Blvd., Johnstown. The free course is open to all ages and experience levels of hunters. The class will discuss duck calling techniques, concealment options, and decoys. For more information, contact Scheels at (970) 663-7800.
11. Help support the Humane Society of Weld County by dining at the Chipotle Mexican Grill from 5 pm to 9 pm at 807 17th St., Suite A in Greeley. Of the profits collected, 33% will be donated directly to the organization to help with healthcare costs, food and operational needs. Food can be ordered in person or online using the code FQ2XXLT. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3AYHsWv.
12. If you missed the farmers’ markets this weekend, visit the West Loveland Farmers Market 9 am to 1 pm at Jax West Loveland, 2665 W. Eisenhower Blvd. The market will offer a variety of fresh vegetables and fruits, baked goods, handicrafts, meats and more. All ages are welcome to attend the market. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3n8vmF9.
Wednesday October 27
13. Pack the kids in the car and head to Trick or Treat at the Castle 5-7pm at Greeley Central High School, 1515 14th Ave. The free event is open to children of all ages. Wearing a mask is compulsory for all participants. For more information, contact the school at (970) 348-5000.
14. Build new business relationships at the Greeley Mob Mixer – Halloween Edition 5:00 pm at The Tavern at St. Michael’s Square, 2918 67th Ave., Greeley. The free blender is open to adults 18 and over and will give attendees the opportunity to mingle and mingle with people from various local businesses. Come disguised for more fun. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3n9pefV.
15. Verboten Comedy returns at 7 pm to the Verboten Brewing and Barrel Project at 127 E. 5th St., Loveland. LoCo Comedy host Jeff Albright will be joined by comedians Jade Rose, Alec Flynn, Bradley Galli, Rosalie Jaymes-Taylor and Christie Buchele. Tickets cost $ 5 online or at the door. The show is open to adults 21 and over. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3n8nyDq.
Thursday October 28
16. Have fun screaming clean at your car during the 2nd annual Tunnel of Terror 7-9pm at Speedy Sparkle Car Wash, 2664 Buchanan Ave. in Loveland. Admission is $ 20 per car and includes Speedy Total Protection cleanser, candy, prizes, and lots of spooky fun. Drivers and passengers can stream a special playlist of music from Spotify to listen to while going through the wash. All ages are welcome to attend. For more information, visit www.speedysparklecarwash.com.
17. The Monsters arrive in Fort Collins as Hellzapoppin arrives in town at 7pm at The Coast, 254 Linden St. The vaudeville-style show will feature Short E. Dangerously, The Half Man, Willow Lauren, the sideshow stuntwoman, The Amazing Auzzy Blood and more. The show is open to adults 21 and over. Tickets are $ 20 per person in advance. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3DQXhjI.
18. Golden Dawn Arkestra and local band Trash Cat will perform at 8pm at the Moxi Theater, 802 9th St. in Greeley. While Golden Dawn Arkestra will take viewers on a cosmic journey through music and visual effects, Trash Cat will release their new single and new music video for audiences. All ages responsible with valid photo ID are welcome. Tickets range from $ 10 per person for general admission up to $ 100 for a reserved table for four. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3lVMrms.
19. Lift your heels during a 6 pm performance of “Footloose” at the Candlelight Dinner Playhouse, 4747 Marketplace Drive, Loveland. The show follows the popular film of the same name and features iconic music from the film. The show is open and suitable for all ages. Tickets range from $ 29 to $ 59 depending on seat selection. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3G6j4pM.
Friday October 29
20. The Town of Severance is hosting the Trick or Treat Halloween Parade at 3pm at Severance Town Hall, 3 Timber Ridge Parkway. Children of all ages are invited to come and show their costumes when they visit the town hall and the police station. The free event is open to all ages. For more information, contact Severance Town Hall at (970) 686-1218.
21. Ghouls and goblins of all ages are invited to downtown Greeley for Trick or Treat Street 2021 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at 8th and 9th Street Plazas. The event will feature over 40 businesses, kiosks, candy, prizes, treats, trunk cars or treats, pumpkin decorations and more. Come dressed up for a free family home evening. For more information, visit https://bit.ly/3n8pBY3.
22. Greeley Hatchet House kicks off Halloween with Halloweekend Glow and Throw at 11:00 p.m. at 820 9th St., Unit A. The event will feature glow-in-the-dark ax throws, a costume contest and prizes. . Reservations and appointments are welcome. The event is open to people 13 years old and over. For more information, contact Greeley Hatchet House at (970) 415-0362.
23. Betta Gumbo hosts Halloween After Dark from 7 to 11:45 p.m. at 277 N. Lincoln Ave. in Loveland. The event will feature a costume contest, music by DJ Brian Howe, drink specials and more. The event is open to all ages. For more information, contact Betta Gumbo at (970) 685-4842.