Jun
3
Sat
Poudre RiverFest
Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Poudre RiverFest @ Fort Collins | Colorado | United States

NEW LOCATION! New Belgium Brewing on the Poudre River Oxbow, Fort Collins, Colorado

Visit our Plan Your Visit page for pre-festival and early-bird activities, parking and transportation information, and contest details.

Poudre River Education, Restoration & Celebration!

Poudre RiverFest is a free, family-friendly festival that restores, celebrates and educates people about the Cache la Poudre River.

        • Experience scientific research at a bird banding station and go on nature walks to learn about the river and its inhabitants.
        • Volunteer to enhance wildlife habitat along the river with hands-on service projects.
        • Learn about conserving the Poudre River and its resources through a photo scavenger hunt and kids’ activities.
        • Connect with local organizations that conserve the river.
        • Dance to live music.
        • Enjoy beer from New Belgium Brewing Co. and food from local eateries.
Jun
10
Sat
National Get Outdoors Day 2017
Jun 10 all-day
National Get Outdoors Day 2017

National Get Outdoors Day is a new annual event to encourage healthy, active outdoor fun.

Participating partners will offer opportunities for American families to experience traditional and non-traditional types of outdoor activities.

Prime goals of the day are reaching first-time visitors to public lands and reconnecting our youth to the great outdoors.

http://www.nationalgetoutdoorsday.org/about/

Von Trotha-Firestien Farm Event: 100 year celebration! @ Von-Troth-Firestien Historic Farm at Bracewell
Jun 10 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Von Trotha-Firestien Farm Event: 100 year celebration! @ Von-Troth-Firestien Historic Farm at Bracewell

Come check out this family-friendly open farm event! The fun and festivities will include the following:

  • Antique Tractor Display
  • Blacksmithing demonstrations
  • Barren Train Rides
  • Petting Zoo
  • Pony Rides from 12-2pm
  • Burgers, Brats, and Hot Dogs available
  • Craft booth
  • Food Drive for the Weld Food bank
  • Education Booths and Display
Jul
24
Mon
Western Water Symposium @ Morgan Library CSU
Jul 24 all-day
Western Water Symposium @ Morgan Library CSU

The theme for this third annual event is “Water Optimism and Innovation: Past and Future”

This event is a fundraiser for the Colorado State University Water Archives.

MORE INFO TO COME

Aug
26
Sat
Greeley Ag Fest and Feast @ 2017 Event Details TBA
Aug 26 all-day
Greeley Ag Fest and Feast @ 2017 Event Details TBA | Greeley | Colorado | United States

2017 Save the Date – September 16, 2017

An afternoon of delicious discovery, delight & community spirit. Friends, families & neighbors will share a late summer day celebrating the good life in Weld County. Fest activities are growing & evolving every day! So far, you can plan to experience:

Live Music on stage ALL DAY
Merchants
Petting Zoo
Tractor Show
History Display of Weld Agriculture
Demonstrations & Education
Foods
Beer & Spirit Garden
& MUCH MORE

The Fest has Free entry. You can focus your attention on the discovery & participation opportunities & make plans to enjoy the food, beverages & fun that awaits!

FEAST
An evening showcase of visual, music & culinary arts. Experience local foods crafted into delicious meals by local professional chefs, served family style under the stars. Feast proceeds benefit the Greeley Creative District. Seating is limited. Tickets available online or by calling the DDA at (970)356-6775. Buy tickets.

Sep
24
Sun
World Canals Conference @ Marriott Syracuse Downtown
Sep 24 – Sep 28 all-day
World Canals Conference @ Marriott Syracuse Downtown

Our Vital Waterways: Agents of Transformation is a five-day world-class conference 200 years in the making. Celebrate the bicentennial of the Erie Canal and enjoy endless exploration of Central New York.

Oct
10
Tue
Alliance of National Heritage Areas (ANHA) Conference @ Great Basin NHA
Oct 10 – Oct 13 all-day
Alliance of National Heritage Areas (ANHA) Conference @ Great Basin NHA

Details to Be Announced.

Feb
2
Fri
Poudre River Forum @ Island Grove Event Center
Feb 2 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Poudre River Forum @ Island Grove Event Center | Greeley | Colorado | United States

For our 5th Annual Forum, we offer a day of learning and dialogue. We move down river to Greeley to remind everyone that the Poudre River is important to the full span of those of us who enjoy its waters—from its headwaters all the way to the confluence with the South Platte.

General Topics TBD

Keynote speaker TBD