July 2019 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!
**Please note: Our office will be closed for construction from 7/2/19 – 7/7/19 (we are finishing out another operatory, yay!). We will have doctors on call for emergencies during this time. We appreciate your understanding and have a fun and safe holiday!
Fun days to celebrate in July
- July 4th – Independence Day!
- July 17th – World Emoji Day
- July 21st – National Ice Cream Day
- July 30th – International Day of Friendship
July 4th Celebrations!
Independence Day Parade at 10am on Mountain Ave
At the end of the parade, check out the Old Fashioned Fourth of July at the historical Avery House on Mountain Ave. 10am – 2pm
Live music at City park from 3-9pm, fireworks starting at 9:35pm
Firecracker 5k Run (See below for details)
For the foodies
Farm to Fork Fundraiser at Jessup Farms for Crossroads Safehouse – Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 6:00-10:00 p.m.
Weekly Food Truck Rallies
City Park Food Truck Rally: Tuesdays 5-dusk
Fossil Creek Park Food Truck Rally: Thursdays 5:30pm – 9pm
Fort Collins Foodie Walk: Every 3rd Friday 5- 8pm
Weekly Farmers’ Markets
Drake Road Farmers’ Market. Saturdays 10am-1pm at 802 W. Drake Rd. Fort Collins
Larimer County Farmers’ Market. Saturdays 8am-noon at 200 W. Oak St., Fort Collins
For art, music and theater lovers
We’ve compiled some of the recurring FREE summer concerts — don’t miss the chance to enjoy live music in the summer sunshine!
Noontime Notes: Tuesdays at noon at Oak Street Plaza
Lagoon Summer Concert Series: Wednesday evenings at the CSU Lagoon
Free Music: Wednesday evenings at Odell Brewing
Bohemian Nights Thursday Night Live: Thursday evenings in Old Town Square
Live at Lunch: Thursday at 11:30 at Front Range Village
Live on the Lanes: Thursday nights 9pm – 11pm at Chipper’s Lanes
Fat Tire Friday Live: Friday evenings at New Belgium Brewing
Downtown Sessions: First Friday of Each Month in Old Town Square
Foothills Mall Summer Concert Series: Sunday evenings at the Foothills Mall
For those who love that active Colorado lifestyle
Saturday July 27th in Old Town Fort Collins
In this unique Man vs Machine challenge, runners toe the line with historic Trolley Car 21,
racing through the course to see who is faster!
July 26th, 5:30am at State Forest State Park, Gould, CO
Take a trip into the mountains for an unforgettable racing experience in this grueling 100k (yes, you read that right). 64.2 Miles with 13,000ft of elevation gain… hats off to you, competitors!
July 4th, 8am-12pm at City Park
It’s time to break out your best stars & stripes apparel as you come celebrate the 4th with a fun 5k race. Starting at beautiful City Park, this is sure to be a fun event for the entire family!
For those seeking some family fun
**FREE** Recurring weekly in Old Town Square
Enjoy a free movie night out on the square watching some cherished family favorites!
**FREE** Old Town Library, first Sunday of each month at 3pm
Join Larimer Animal People Partnership volunteers and their special story-loving critters. Enjoy good books and the opportunity to read to friendly animals. For children in grades K-5.
**FREE** July 11th, Council Tree Library at 7pm
Relax with a bag of popcorn and enjoy an animated space adventure movie with the whole family! Join Clutch Powers and his team as they explore the LEGO universe and go on daring adventures.
Are you involved in an organization that’s planning something fun for August? Email us with the event details, and we’ll find a place for it in our next issue! We hope you enjoyed this month’s newsletter and we look forward to seeing you at some of these fun events!
Wishing you and your families a wonderful summer,
- The Team at Owens Dental