Don’t miss the award winning Valentine’s Day event, right in the heart of the Sweetheart City. Held Friday, Feb. 10 through Sunday, Feb. 12, the Loveland Fire & Ice Festival celebrates the passion of Valentine’s Day, turning downtown Loveland into a magical destination where fire, ice, entertainment and fun collide. The 2017 schedule will be packed full of live music, entertainment, and fun experiences! You don’t want to miss a single performance, attraction or special event.
Group Wedding and Vow Renewal Ceremony ~ Loveland
February 14, 2017
Location: Foote Lagoon Amphitheater
Say ‘I DO’ in Loveland on Valentine’s Day!
Our 1st annual Loveland Valentine’s Day Group Wedding will be a memorable experience for all! We have had requests to host Valentine’s Day weddings for years, and we are proud to finally offer it!
We chose the Loveland Foote Lagoon for our group wedding because of its romantic elements and its beauty for photographs. The Ceremony will be officiated by K99’s Todd Harding.
The lagoon will be lit by candlelight, and one of our favorite singer-songwriters will be playing classic romantic songs before and after the ceremony.
To participate, couples must register online: http://www.valentinesdayinloveland.com/
Jeff Dunham “Perfectly Unbalanced” Tour ~ Loveland
February 23, 2017
Time: 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM
Location: Budweiser Events Center
International comedy sensation Comic/Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham, has performed in front of sold out audiences worldwide showcasing the undeniable power of induced laughter. Dunham along with his cast of hilarious characters are set to embark on the second leg of their hugely successful “Perfectly Unbalanced” Tour. The show is packed with new surprises and old favorites. The second leg of the tour stops in Loveland, Co. at the Budweiser Events Center on Feb. 23, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.
First Friday Gallery Walk ~ Fort Collins
February 3, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Location: Downtown Fort Collins
Art galleries and museums flourish in Downtown Fort Collins! And on the first Friday of every month, many of them extend their hours of operation and fling wide their doors during the evening hours, so you have time to wander and let your heart grow fonder of the local, regional, national, and international art on display downtown. Experience paintings, sculptures, exhibits, photos, and more, with many of the gallery owners on hand to share their expertise (and sometimes, a snack!) with the crowds that stroll the city streets on self-guided gallery tours.
Shop & Walk ~ Fort Collins
February 10, 2017
Time: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Downtown Fort Collins
Dozens of downtown retail shops keep their doors open until 8:00pm on the second Friday of each month!
Come walk along the sidewalks of the historic downtown shopping district and explore all the unique boutique shops, sports apparel, kitchen gifts, clothing, and so much more! These various shops will have special trunk shows, treats in their stores, sales and featured products each 2nd Friday. And after discovering some of your favorite shopping spots, finish the evening with dinner at over 45 restaurants, all located a few steps away!
Explore & discover what Downtown shopping has to offer!
Winter Farmer’s Market ~ Fort Collins
February 11 & 25, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: Downtown Opera Galleria
Winter Farmers Market in the Opera Galleria offering locally grown/crafted produce, value-added foods, and artisan goods.
Winter Farmer’s Market ~ Greeley
February 4 & 18, 2017
Time: 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: Zoe’s Café & Events
The 2016-17 season marks the 6th year for the Greeley Winter Farmers’ Market thanks to the support of our vendors and customers. We have a great line up of vendors for this season. Featured products include:
Local Greenhouse Grown Produce, Select of Local Meat, Fresh Breads, Coffee, Honey, Cheese, Personal Care Products, Local arts and handcrafts, and Much More! Activities and special events are planned throughout the season. Connect with the Farmers’ Market on Facebook to make sure you don’t miss a thing.
We’re interested in supporting local, producers, artisans and crafters and invite vendors to join us in that mission.
Sweetheart Skate ~ Greeley
February 10, 2017
Time: 7:15 PM – 8:45 PM
Location: Greeley Ice Haus
Come ice skating, play games and win prizes from local businesses! All ages welcome.
The Bernstein Bears – LIVE! ~ Greeley
February 24, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Union Colony Civic Center
Adapted from the classic children’s book series by Stan and Jan Berenstain, The Berenstain Bears LIVE! brings everyone’s favorite bear family to life in a thrilling theatrical experience that kids, as well as their parents, will treasure for many years to come.
Valentine Cards ~ Windsor-Severance
February 2, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Location: Windsor-Severance Library
Remember homemade valentines? Have fun with ribbon, doilies and sparkles for custom valentine fun.
Pickleball Mixer ~ Windsor-Severance
February 19, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Windsor Community Recreation Center
Do you love Pickleball and potlucks? This is your chance to do both! The Windsor Pickleball Club is hosting an indoor round robin mixer event on eight courts at the Windsor Community Recreation Center. Games will be played to 15 points and are open to the first 24 women and 24 men to register.
Teen Night @ the CRC ~ Windsor-Severance
February 24, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Enjoy a fun, safe environment for teens on Friday nights! School ID required. No bags, purses, backpacks of any kind allowed in the building. School dress code will be enforced. Participants must be accompanied by a parent if they would like to leave before 9 p.m. For Grades 6 – 8 only.
Forever Plaid ~ Johnstown-Milliken
January 12 – March 12, 2017
Once upon a time there were four guys who discovered they shared a love for music, and then got together to form a close harmony group. But on the way to their first big gig in 1964, their career was cut tragically short by a freak accident with a school bus. Now the heaven-sent quartet is finally getting the chance to come back to earth and perform the show that should have been-and they’re doing it just for you! Forever Plaid is a funny, nostalgic romp that features some of the best pop songs from the 1950s, including “Three Coins in a Fountain”, “Heart and Soul”, “Catch a Falling Star”, “Rags to Riches”, and “Love is a Many-Splendored Thing”. The Plaids are sure to please you, charm you, and tickle your funny-bone.
Makerspace @ the Library ~ Johnstown-Milliken
February 4, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: Glenn A Jones MD Memorial Library
On Saturday, February 4th, the Glenn A. Jones Library in Johnstown will have their first makerspace program. Parents and kids can make three different tech-y projects using supplies we provide or can create something on their own.
Pizza & Bedtime Reading ~ Johnstown-Milliken
February 16, 2017
Time: 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Location: Milliken Police Station Community Room
FREE – Bedtime Story, Kid Activity, Pizza, Milk & Cookies.
Art Groove Social ~ Estes Park
February 3, 2017
Location: Galleries & Art Centers in Estes Park
Come on out and do the tour – see what’s happening in the art world here in Estes by touring the galleries and art centers. Some locations will be serving food and refreshments and some are hosting local musicians or artists. It promises to be a fun evening!
Regular participants listed below. Participants may vary by month; check the website for current locations and a map.
Rails in the Rockies ~ Estes Park
February 18-19, 2017
Time: 9 AM – 5 PM Sat, 9 AM – 4 PM Sun
Location: 1125 Rooftop Way, Estes Park Events Complex
Price: $7 for adults, free for children 12 and under
Clanging bells, tooting whistles, and blaring horns will fill the Estes Park Events Complex on Feb. 18 and 19, as trains from the steam age to the present time roar along tracks of model railroad layouts at the 20th annual “Rails in the Rockies” exhibit.
Organized by the Estes Valley Model Railroaders, these working exhibits include models of trains from many regions of the United States as well as selected models of British railroads, all of which have been crafted in detail by dedicated model railroaders from all over Colorado. Children will enjoy the “Kids Layout” where they can actually operate model trains themselves.
Winter Concert: New Wizard Oil Combination ~ Estes Park
February 26, 2017
Time: Time: 2:00 PM
Location: The Stanley Hotel
Men’s Choral. Estes Park Music Festival Winter Concerts at the Stanley Hotel, Sundays November thru April. Concerts begin at 2:00 p.m. Visit our website for updated information on each concert and a full schedule.