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Northern Colorado Events
Northern Colorado events take place in Fort Collins, Loveland, Estes Park and Greeley. Boulder County is also in Northern Colorado and includes the Colorado cities of Boulder, Erie, Lafayette, Longmont, Louisville, Lyons, Eldora, Nederland, Niwot and Superior. These Colorado cities are on the front range except Estes Park, which is about an hour west of Loveland at the base of Rocky Mountain National Park. Rocky Mountain National Park is the third most visited national park in the US.
Communities in Northern Colorado are connected by the major highways CO34, I-25, Co36. The communities in this area are within 30 to 90 minutes of each other and Denver as well. Each city is also anchored by classical downtown Main Streets where many community events, free concerts, farmers markets and art festivalS take place.
Northern Colorado events highlight a highly cultural region of Colorado. Several art galleries and festivals take place in just about every town. You can also expect to see top notch classical music at the Colorado Music Festival in Boulder every summer. The region is also saturated with musical venues featuring the best touring and Colorado bands.
Signature events that take place in Northern Colorado include the Greeley Stampede featuring concerts and a pro rodeo. Bohemian Nights free music festival in Downtown Fort Collins takes place in August. The Boulder Creek Festival takes place over Memorial Day in Downtown Boulder. Estes Park hosts the Longs Peak Scottish Irish Highland Festival in early September featuring jousting and lots of Celtic music.
Northern Colorado is also home to Colorado University in Boulder, Colorado State University in Fort Collins and Northern Colorado University in Greeley.
Northern Colorado Sponsored Events
- The Epic Mini Triathlon, May 31, Fort Collins
- Warrion Women Triathlon, July 18, Fort Collins
- Timberview Trail Run, August 8, Bellvue
- Fall Holistic Fair, Sept. 29-29, Larimer County Fairgrounds, Lovelans
- Last Call Triathlon - Duathlon - Aquabike - Aquathlon, September 27, Loveland
- Narrowleaf Lake Run, October 25, Loveland
Northern Colorado Events Venues to know
- Dairy Arts Center
- Boulder Theater
- Fox Theatre
- Chautauqua Auditorium
- The Moxi Theatre
- Aggie Theatre
- Armory Event Hall
- Stanley Hotel
- Rialto Theatre
- Budweiser Events Center
- Lincoln Center