The Field Guide

Looking to plan your next visit? Wondering what’s happening in Old Town? Or just searching for the best cocktail in town… the Ruby So New at Ace Gillett’s of course! Our crew loves to share their local insight on what makes Fort Collins so special.

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Fall Events & More At Ace Café & Ace Gillett’s Lounge

Sep 22, 2020

Our most favorite neighborhood spots (maybe we’re a little bias), Ace Gillett’s Lounge & Supper Club and the newest edition, Ace Café, have some exciting things lined up this fall that we’re happy to share with you.

We’re Open & Look Forward To Welcoming You Back To Fort Collins!

Jun 04, 2020

We are excited to announce that we are open and ready to welcome you home. Your favorite restaurants, shops and adventures are reopening safely across Old Town. Summer is here and the Armstrong Hotel is the perfect location for your next escape.

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Fort Collins History & The Armstrong Hotel

Feb 12, 2019

It’s 1923. Glittery frocks, cotton worsted trousers and full vest suits are “in”, and despite the nation’s downturn from The Great Depression, former military post of Fort Collins, Colorado is doing surprisingly well.

Where to stay in Fort Collins

The Best Place to Stay in Fort Collins

Feb 12, 2019

We might be just a little partial, but we think there’s no better place to experience the marvelousness of Fort Collins than right here in Downtown. Just step out the front door, trek down the block, and you’re smack-dab in the center of it all!