February Local Events Newsletter

 

Welcome to the Owens Dental local events newsletter, where we sift through the best of the upcoming month’s events roster, so you don’t have to!

For those seeking some family fun

The Planets 360 at the Dome

Otterbox Digital Dome Theater

February 7th from 6-9pm

The Planets 360 – Modern version is a genuinely immersive experience, mixing mythology, music, and art to bring Holst’s Planets Suite very much up-to-date. NSC Creative have taken a much-loved classic and produced something exciting and fresh, that explores the planets in a new and engaging way.

 

Grand Opening of the Losel Doll House

Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures

*Free admission on February 7th at 6-9pm*

The Museum has a collection of some 50 Losel Dolls, enduring emblems of Tibetan heritage after the takeover of Tibet by Communist China in 1959.

 

Winter Farmers Market

225 W Oak Street, 123 N College Ave

2/8/2020, 2/22/2020, 3/14/2020, 3/28/2020, 4/11/2020

9am-1pm

Check out the Winter Farmers Market in its 13th year of promoting and providing access to locally grown and made food, crafts, art and more. For specifics, please visit the Facebook Page

 

Yoga Storytime for Families

Old Town Library

February 9th at 1pm

Families with children of all ages are invited to experience a kinesthetic-based story time. Yoga mats are provided or bring your own. Registration is required ahead of time and space is limited

 

Parent and Child Valentine Making Party

Fort Collins Museum of Art

February 9th at 1pm

Create your own Handmade Valentines using recycled materials. All ages are welcome for this festive event. You will also be able to create Valentines for individuals in our community experiencing homelessness to gift with a meal token from the FoCo Café.

Music, Arts & Theater

 

University Symphony Orchestra Concert: Dvorak’s Symphony No. 5

CSU School of the Arts

February 5th 7:30-9pm

Join the CSU Symphony Orchestra for a night of lively music as they explore Dvorak’s 5th Symphony!

 

2020 Chinese Spring Musical Festival

CSU Center for the Arts

February 6th and 7th 7pm-9pm

This is a musical celebration featuring performers from Hunan University. Shu Nian Gong Xi Fa Cai | Wishing you good fortune and health in the year of rat!

 

First Friday Art Walk

Old Town Fort Collins

February 7th 6pm-9pm

Enjoy a self-guided walking tour that celebrates creativity, culture, and community. From fine to funky, the Art Walk showcases a spectrum of artistic styles to entertain and engage amateurs and art aficionado of all ages, interests and backgrounds.

 

Guitarist Jason Vieaux

Lincoln Center

February 11th 7:30-9pm

Grammy winner Jason Vieaux is “among the elite of today’s classical guitarists” (Gramophone). Going beyond the classical, Vieaux has earned a reputation for putting his expressiveness and virtuosity at the service of a remarkably wide range of music.

Cabaret

CSU School of the Arts

February 13th-15th 7:30-9pm

Cabaret is a powerful, dance-driven musical set in 1931 Berlin in the shadow of the Nazi rise to power. Cabaret originally opened in 1966 and ran for 1,165 performances, winning the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for best musical and eight Tony awards.

For those who love the Colorado active lifestyle

Edora Park Tortise and Hare 8k

Edora Park

Sun Feb 2 at 08:00 am

The Tortoise & Hare races are designed to bring runners of all abilities together. Everyone starts in waves based on their predicted finishing time so that all participants finish together. Click Here to register.

 

Know Before You Go Avalanche Awareness

REI

2/13/2020, 2/29/2020, 3/21/2020

Whether you ski, snowshoe, snowboard, or snowmobile, recognition of avalanche danger is an essential and potentially lifesaving skill. This class introduces and explains where and why avalanches occur and provide a basic approach to managing risk and accessing local avalanche reports.

 

Catch Me If You Can 5k & 10k

1020 E Lincoln Ave

February 15th at 9am- 1pm

For this race all the ladies get a head start (5k-3mins, 10k-5mins). So gentleman… Do you think you can catch up? To register for this race click here

 

Rocky Mountain Flycasters Annual Fundraising Fly Tying Expo

Fort Collins Senior Center

February 19th 5:30-9pm

Calling all avid anglers! Two dozen professional and experienced tiers demonstrate their skills and share tips on tying and fishing their signature flies. Funds raised support conservation and education projects!

 

Fly Fishing Film Tour

The Lincoln Center

February 21st at 7:30pm

The 14th annual Fly Fishing Film Tour is hitting the road and headed to your backyard with a fresh catch of new films! Featuring exclusive shorts, we’ll tell the stories of everything from serial steelhead semantics, canyon conservation in Colorado and the audacious Aussies who explore their coastline.

 

Valentines and Foodie Events

Vintage Valentine’s Day Candlelight Tour at The 1879 Avery House

Block One on Linden Street

February 13th 7pm -8:30pm

Treat yourself (and your sweetie) to a candlelight Vintage Valentine’s day at the 1879 Avery House. Sip on hot chocolate while you step back in time to an earlier era via the historic artifacts, architecture and memorabilia from days gone by.

 

Valentines Dinner at the Mishawaka

Mishawaka Amphitheater

February 13-16th

The Mishawaka is taking reservations for very special fireside date nights on February 13 – 16. The dinner special will be available all night accompanied by the sounds of a special Valentine’s playlist.

 

The Summit at Block One

Block One on Linden Street

February 14th 6pm -9pm

This Valentine’s Day, fall in love with the latest and greatest brews coming out of the Fort Collins beer scene! For one night only, enjoy limited-release and specialty beers including barrel-aged creations and winter seasonals. Purchase tickets for this event here

 

Fort Collins Foodie Walk

Old Town Fort Collins

Febrary 21st 5-8pm

The Fort Collins Foodie Walk is “a culinary tour of tasty proportions!” Come educate your taste buds during this monthly self-guided Old Town foodie tour featuring new and exciting taste experiences on the 3rd Friday of each month. It’s FREE and everyone is welcome!

 

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Are you part of an organization that’s planning something fun for March? We welcome submissions! Please e-mail info@owensdds.com with information about your event, and we’ll find a place for it in our next issue.

Wishing you and your families a wonderful February!

The Team at Owens DDS

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