Fort Collins has a bustling cultural scene with art, music, and entertainment offered throughout the year. With numerous festivals, weekend long events, and farmers markets, residents and visitors always have something to do and experience.
Old Town or Downtown Fort Collins was incorporated in 1873 and is an entertainment, business, and culture hub of Fort Collins to this day. With its historical architecture and functioning trolley car, it’s easy to imagine what Old Town felt like in 1873. Used as the model and inspiration for Main Street, USA at Disney World, it’s a premier destination in Larimer County. Today it offers divers small restaurants, shops, businesses, and bars.
You cannot talk about Fort Collins without mentioning Craft Beer. With over 20 breweries located in Fort Collins there is a beer for everyone, including one of the largest craft brewers in the US, New Belgium Brewery. Colorado State University even has its own brewery where students brew batches of beer. Not a beer drinker? Check out the handful of Cideries and distilleries in Fort Collins. Many of the breweries offer tours of their facilities that are fun and educational way to spend an afternoon in the Choice City.
Colorado State University anchors the city’s economy, but many large companies like Intel, AMD, Intel, Hewlett Packard, Woodward, and Water Pik bring educated and talented workers to the area. If you are seeking a great career, community, and lifestyle then Fort Collins is your City.