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Whether you’re in town for just the day, a long weekend, or more, there are plenty of things to do in Fort Collins.

There is so much to see and do in our city that it’s hard to narrow down. Whether you’re in town for just a day or a nice long weekend, see how many you can check off from this list of 45 unique things to do in Fort Collins!

Visit A Craft Brewery

New Belgium


Horse & Dragon

Gilded Goat

Discover All The Great Breweries

Hang Out In Downtown Fort Collins

Dine On The Patios

Hang Out In Old Town Square

Explore The Downtown Alleys

Visit the Museum of Discovery

Paint & Sip At Pinot’s Palette

Enjoy The Outdoors

Hike The Mountain Trails

Bike The Paved Trails

Drive To Horsetooth Reservoir

Stroll Along The Poudre Whitewater Park

Play Golf Year-round

Visit CSU & Become A Ram Fan

Attend A Colorado State University Football Game At Canvas Stadium

Attend A CSU Volleyball Game At Moby Arena

Enjoy A Music Concert At The University Center For The Arts

Take A Self Guided Walking Tour Of The Campus

Eat At The Ramskeller

Listen To Live Music

Ace Gillett’s

The Sunset Lounge



Fort Collins Symphony

Immerse Yourself In The Arts & Culture

Museum Of Art

Sculpture In The Square

Art In Public Places

Global Village Museum

First Friday Art Walk

Shop, Shop, Shop


Front Range Village

Campus West Shops

Foothills Mall

Jax Outdoor Gear

Get Into Foodie Culture Downtown

Ace Café

RARE Italian

Jax Fish House

Ginger and Baker

The Welsh Rabbit

Get Into Foodie Culture Around Town

Moot House

Jessup Farm Artisan Village

Little on Mountain


Young’s Cafe

This is a great list to get you started, but there is SO much more to do in our amazing city! Check out our other post on 101 Things To Do In Fort Collins for even more ideas. If you’re planning on visiting in the winter, here are our 10 Best Things To Do In Fort Collins In The Winter, and for the summer, our post 5 Things To Do In Fort Collins This Summer. Our friends over at Visit Fort Collins can provide even more ideas.