Best Things To Do in Fort Collins in the Fall
What’s the best way to celebrate fall? Come to Fort Collins of course! Northern Colorado has some extra special (and extra secret!) activities when autumn comes. Here’s a list of some of the best things to do in Fort Collins in the fall!
THINGS to do in Fort Collins in the Fall
Bartels Pumpkin Farm
Open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. everyday until Nov. 1 (weather-permitting). The Bartels Farm pumpkin patch offers free admission, parking and pumpkins starting at $1. While you’re there, take a ride on the hay tractor, and pet the family goats.
Tiny Tot Halloween Parade
Where: Old Town, Fort Collins
The annual Tiny Tot Halloween parade is held on Tuesday, October 31st at 10AM. Children under seven years old and their parents/guardians are invited to join the Downtown merchants for a safe trick-or-treating experience in Downtown Fort Collins. Be sure to dress accordingly (costumes get more candy!), and stop by The Armstrong for some spooky treats!
Harvest Farm Corn Maze
Pumpkins, corn pits, hay rides and more! The Harvest Farm Corn Maze is open yearly, Fridays & Saturdays, 10AM- 8PM and Sundays 12PM (noon) – 6PM. Harvest Farm also has many great attractions for kids, including their petting zoo, hay maze, evening campfire songs, and more!
Where: Old Town Square, Fort Collins
Enjoy the season’s last outdoor concert in the Old Town Square! With over 10 hours of FREE live music, this fall festival is a perfect way to round out the music season. Tons of food and great seasonal beers and live jam sessions make this event one of our favorites!
Old Town Car Show
Where: Downtown Fort Collins, CO – E. Mountain Ave, E. Walnut St., N. Remington Ave., N. Mathews St. at Mountain Ave.
Bring your favorite car lover down to the Old Town Car Show on September 23rd. The show runs from 10AM to 3PM and will feature street cars, hot rods, vintage cars, muscle cars, imports, trucks, and much more!
Fall Harvest Brewfest
Where: The Lincoln Center – 417 W. Magnolia, Fort Collins, CO
Craft beer, micro brews, food and fun await at the Fall Harvest Festival. The festival runs from 6PM-9PM on September 23rd. Brewfestivians will have receive a tasting glass and access to unlimited small pours from over 35 Colorado breweries and micro-distilleries.
3rd Annual Tour de Corgi
Where: Old Town Fort Collins
Come out and see some pampered pooches strut their stuff in Old Town! The 3rd Annual Tour de Corgi is a parade packed with costumed Corgis and their owners. This event also features a Corgi meetup, vendors, and a costume contest. The perfect way to ring in the fall!
Old Town Halloween Zombie Fest (Zombie Crawl)
Where: Old Town Fort Collins
Ever wonder what a real-life zombie invasion would be like? Now you can experience it all with the Old Town Halloween Zombie Fest – also known as the Zombie Crawl! Gather your friends for a night of spook-tacular fun, with over 50+ zombie-inspired specials at specific locations!
There’s a lot more to see and do in Fort Collins, and we’d love to help you make your next visit the best it can be. Come experience an authentic stay with us – call 970-484-3883 for more information about the area or to book a room. Visit our 45 individually unique rooms and suites via our Rooms and Suites page, or book a room for your stay today!