Fun Things To Do

It’s all happening in Northern Colorado! Here are fun things to do in March…
Loveland | Fort Collins | Greeley | Windsor | Johnstown | Estes Park

Bad Art Show ~ Loveland

Fun ThingsMarch 5, 2015
Time: 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Location: Loveland Library

Impress the teenseen with your most awful art creation in this competition of the worst art!

Check out the flier.

For Tweens and Teens Grades 6-12.

For more information, please stop in or call the teenSeen. 962-2548.

Traditional Irish Music ~ Loveland

March 17, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: The Rialto Theater Center

Join Adam Agee and Jon Sousa for an enchanted evening of traditional Irish music on fiddle, guitar, and tenor banjo. Their connection to their instruments and the transcendent energy in their music is guaranteed to captivate audiences of all ages. The duo brought the house down during an appearance at the Loveland Museum/Gallery in March 2014, and they are thrilled to return for a full-scale performance.

Tickets: $22 adult in advance, $15 senior/student/military in advance, $26 day of show.

All-City Ensemble Extravaganza ~ Loveland

March 27, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Rialto Theater Center

Enjoy the talent and performances of small group band and orchestra ensembles from multiple Thompson School District schools playing in support of Thompson Education Foundation’s Instrumental Music endowment fund. The young, talented performers will amaze with the mastery of their instruments at such young ages.
Tickets: $10 adult, $5 student.

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Great Plates of Downtown ~ Fort Collins

Fun ThingsMarch 1 – 14, 2015
Time: 5:00 PM – 11:59 PM
Location: Downtown

Did you know 14% of Larimer County residents live at or below the Federal Poverty Guidelines? The Downtown Fort Collins Business Association and member businesses have joined together to support the Larimer County Food Bank. Dining enthusiasts will be encouraged to celebrate the authenticity, quality and diversity found only in Downtown Fort Collins, at Great Plates of Downtown 2015.

Over thirty (30+) downtown restaurants will offer amazing evening dining specials from March 1-14, 2015! Each restaurant will be offering their own unique dinner specials for $25.00 or breakfast specials for $2.50 to show off their specialties and favorite ingredients. It could be dinner for four or it could be a gourmet treat for one, view our menu to learn more!

Please do not forget to donate during Great Plates! These amazing prices DO NOT include a contribution to the Food Bank for Larimer County. Any extra donation helps and only $0.25 provides a meal for a member in our community. A $10 donation provides 40 meals!


Great Plates of Downtown and diners from all over Fort Collins last year collectively raised $53,500 to donate to the Food Bank for Larimer County! In 2015, we are trying to reach our goal of $60,000 in donations to the Food Bank so please leave your donation in the envelope provided by your server after your meal. Donations, tax and tip are not included in the $25 meal package cost.

Lucky Joe’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade ~ Fort Collins

March 14, 2015
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Old Town

Lucky Joe’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade will bring out all of the Irish Folk and lots more on Saturday, March 14th, 2015! Come celebrate the luck of the Irish parade & party, both beginning at 10:00am. The parade & party are FREE to the public and open to all! Over 80 floats and Irish themed entries will parade along the streets of historic Downtown Fort Collins.

Parade Route
The parade route starts North on Walnut, turns south on College Ave and travels in the south bound lanes until making a left on Magnolia. The last stretch of the parade will be north along Remington Ave. until it connects with Mountain Ave again and ends.

Old Town Irish Party Hosted by Wilbur’s Total Beverage
Once you enjoy the parade, join us at Linden & Walnut until 5pm for the Old Town Irish Party. There will be live music, food, beverages, and entertainment for all ages.

The Larimer Chorale Presents: The Singing of the Green ~ Fort Collins

March 17, 2015
Time: 7:30 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Opera Galleria

Once every seven years or so, St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Tuesday, the regular rehearsal night for The Larimer Chorale. On St. Patrick’s Day, everyone is a little Irish, so how could we resist putting on the green and singing a free concert?

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First Friday: A Night Of Art ~ Greeley

Fun ThingsMarch 6, 2015
Time: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Greeley

Downtown Greeley is a vibrant and thriving community filled with creative industries, unique small businesses, and delicious dining options!

First Fridays are a collaborative effort by many of these creative businesses to establish a vital arts experience within the community.

For a complete list of gallery shows, visit

Blarney On The Block ~ Greeley

March 14, 2015
Time: 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Location: Downtown Greeley

Go-Cup from 2-6pm
Parade @ 2:30pm From Tilted Kilt to 9th St
Entertainment, games and activities for the kids, and more

Kiwanis of Greeley presents ‘Stars of Tomorrow’ ~ Greeley

March 28, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Union Colony Civic Center

Kiwanis of Greeley presents ‘Stars of Tomorrow’

Adult: $12
Student (age 3-18): $5
Children age 2 and under: Free (obtain free ticket at box office)

All seating is general admission.

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Bagpipes & Whiskey Tasting ~ Windsor

Fun ThingsMarch 3, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Windsor-Severance Library

Get in the spirit for St. Patrick’s Day. Scott Beach will play his pipes, take you on a virtual slideshow tour and share his whiskey knowledge, including a taste test!

Registration is required and a $5 refundable deposit. The deposit can be paid at the Library or charged to your library card.

This program is now full. Please contact Ally at to be placed on the waiting list!

Movie at the CRC: Boxtrolls ~ Windsor

March 20, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM Box Creation; 7:00 PM Show Time
Location: Community Recreation Center

DARE TO BE SQUARE and show off your style with a box of your very own to wear during the movie The Box Trolls at the Community Recreation Center! You create, and then watch a movie on the big screen! Box creation will begin at 6:00 pm with show time at 7:00 pm.

Fancy Schmancy Egg Decorating ~ Windsor

March 24, 2015
Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Windsor-Severance Library

Take your egg decorating skills to a whole other level! Bring 2 hard boiled or blown eggs and the Library will provide the rest. You’ll leave with 4 decorated eggs and some impressive new skills.

Registration is required.

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Hairspray ~ Johnstown

Fun ThingsJanuary 15 – March 8, 2015
Location: Candlelight Dinner Theatre

The big hit musical, winner of eight Tony Awards, that will sweep you away to 1960s Baltimore where the ’50s are “so out” and change is in the air. Hairspray is a blockbuster winner with laughter, romance, and deliriously tuneful songs. Queen-sized teen Tracy Turnblad, who has all the right moves, turns her passion for dancing into a spot on the local TV dance program. Transformed into an overnight teen celebrity, Tracy teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration and fair play. Watch as a larger-than-life adolescent vanquishes the reigning princess and her conniving mother, singing and dancing her way to her true love — all without mussing her perfectly coiffed hair!

Dr. Seuss Storytime ~ Johnstown

March 2-3, 2015
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Glen A Jones MD Memorial Library

Join us for the fun as we celebrate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday at story time!

Library Birthday Storytime ~ Johnstown

March 23-24, 2015
Time: 9:30 PM
Location: Glen A Jones MD Memorial Library

Join us for the fun as we celebrate the library’s birthday!

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Bridal Crawl ~ Estes Park

Fun ThingsMarch 1, 2015
Time: Vendor Show Case 9am-11:30am/Venue Tours and Crawl 11:30am-3:30pm
Location: The Estes Park Resort

Admission: $10 per person and $5 for additional person (only for pre registered guests)/$15 per person and $5 per additional guest at the door (cash only).
Allow us to share what Estes Park has to offer as your wedding destination. Enjoy the benefit of our vendor’s creative expertise to make your wedding day tailored perfectly for you. Check out the unique wedding memories Estes Park can offer your guests. Tour Estes Park’s unique ceremony and reception sites. Chance to win fabulous prizes in addition to our VIP and Grand Prizes. Dream of the possibilities of your wedding in the breathtaking beauty of the Estes Park Rocky Mountains. If you are thinking about a mountain wedding, you don’t want to miss this fabulous event… Grand Prize Giveaway 2 night stay at Estes Park Resort Season Pass to Rocky Mountain National Park Dinner for 2 Breakfast for 2 Movie Passes for 2 Ghost Tour at The Stanley Hotel for 2 Mini Engagement Photo Session Chocolate Basket VIP Prize Giveaway 1 night stay in Estes Park Dinner for 2.

Lonigans St. Patrick’s Day Celebration ~ Estes Park

March 17, 2015
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Lonigans Saloon Nightclub & Grill, An Irish Pub

Live Celtic Music with Indigent Row for our St. Patrick’s Day Celebration!

Snowshoeing Trek for Kids & Families ~ Estes Park

March 7 & 21, 2015
Time: Daily 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: 1895 Fall River Road, Estes Park, CO 80517

Admission: $10 per person ages 5 and older

Discover the serene beauty of RMNP in the wintertime on this four-hour snowshoe hike. This fun and educational program will lead participants through snow-covered pine, spruce, and fir trees to learn how plants and animals survive winter using their unique adaptations and keen survival skills. Also, learn more about the properties of snow and how it can help the inhabitants of an area survive the long winter months.

Colorado Hot Springs ~ Fun Year Round!

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