Calendar

Aug
20
Mon
Walking Tour: Trees and Linn Grove Cemetery @ Linn Grove Cemetery
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm

The Greeley Historic Preservation Commission invites the public to walking tours this summer. The walking tours provide residents with a chance to hear about and see interesting sites. These areas have historical, cultural and architectural significance to Greeley.

No reservations are required, but participants should wear walking shoes and bring a water bottle.

A walking tour of Linn Grove Cemetery with a theme of Historic Trees is on Monday, August 20 at 6:30 p.m. Shiloh Hatcher (Forestry Manager) and David Naill (Cemetery Manager) lead the tour.

This free public tour begins at Linn Grove Cemetery in east Greeley, 1700 Cedar Avenue.

Click here to see more Historic Preservation Events in Greeley. 

 

Aug
23
Thu
Summer Concert Series at the Family FunPlex @ Family FunPlex
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Enjoy Thursday evening concerts at the Family FunPlex from 7-8pm at the outdoor amphitheater. Bring a picnic dinner and enjoy an evening with your family and friends listening to some great music.

June 21 – Just for Kicks
June 28 – 101st Army National Guard Band
July 5 – Kream of the Krop
July 12 – Don Elwood Big Band
July 19 – John Mills Orchestra
July 26 – New Horizons Swing Band
Aug 2 – Kream of the Krop (Kiwanis Picnic)
Aug 9 – Just for Kicks
Aug 16 – Kream of the Krop
Aug 23 – John Mills Orchestra

Come early and play some miniature golf on concert nights!

FunPlex Mini Golf Admission Adults $6.50, Youth (6-15)/Seniors $5.50, Children 5 and under $2.50

Aug
24
Fri
Friday Fest @ 9th Street Plaza
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for Friday Fest!

Every Friday from June through September is Friday Fest. Enjoy free live music on the 9th Street Plaza in downtown Greeley. There are also street performers, fire spinners, face painting, balloon artistry, sidewalk chalk and more for the kids!

Music typically plays from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.  Greeley’s famously unique “Go-Cup” service runs from 6 to 10 p.m.

2018 Schedule

Friday Fest Kickoff w/ the Pink Hawks  – June 1
Blues Jam Kickoff w/ Dany Franchi – June 8
Stampede Kickoff w/ The Trent Hughes Band – June 15
WeldWerks Invitational Kickoff – June 22
Soul School – June 29
Michael Hornbuckle Band – July 6
Chris Daniels & The Kings – July 15
Dave Beegle & the Jurrassicastors – July 20
Arts Picnic Kickoff w/ Funkiphino – July 27
Chautauqua 60s Night w/ The Modnicks – August 5
Brothers of the Son – August 10
Archie Funker – August 17
Woodshed Red- August 24
Boogie Machine – August 31
Musketeer Gripweed – September 7
My Favorite Bands – September 14
Bandwagon Magazine Block Party – September 21

Friday Fest is presented by the Greeley Downtown Development Authority.

Aug
25
Sat
Greeley Farmers’ Market @ Historic Train Depot
Aug 25 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Market Day is Saturday!

2018 marks the 26th year for the Greeley Farmers’ Market. The Market is a great venue for both vendors and customers. Our vendors offer a wide variety of locally grown and produced food products including in-season fresh produce, meats, honey, breads and other baked goods, roasted chiles and much more. In addition, there are great gifts and sundries from local artisans and crafters.

The Farmers’ Market is a great place for families and to meet friends. Every Saturday, from 8 a.m. to noon there is live entertainment by local musicians. Plenty of breakfast food onsite. Plus, some solid gardening/yard advise from Weld County Master Gardeners from CSU Extension. Other community groups host informational booths and sponsor a kid’s activity.

Much happening every Saturday from May 19 through October 27. Come for the food, stay for the fun!

Farmers

Discovery Bay’s Doggie Day @ Discovery Bay Waterpark
Aug 25 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Bring your dog out to Discovery Bay Waterpark for the City of Greeley’s annual dog swim. Tickets go on sale starting Monday, July 23 — two sessions to choose from: 10am-12pm for dogs under 50 lbs. & 1-3pm for dogs 51+ lbs. — limited to 100 participants per session. You can purchase your tickets at the Family FunPlex (1501 65th Ave) or at the Greeley Recreation Center (651 10th Ave) through Aug 24 at 5pm.

Admission $5 per ticket in advance (one ticket will allow one dog and two human friends.)
Tickets/Wristbands are $8 at the gate (day of event). Additional human friends $2 per person.

1st time slot up to 50 lbs. CODE # 301717-01
2nd time slot 51+ lbs. CODE # 301717-02

Sponsored in part by: J & T Feeds, Sheep Draw Veterinary Hospital, Sirius Fun, The Dog Pawlour Marketplace, Mountain Stat K-9 Academy, The Tribune, Tri-102.5 & 99.9 The Point.

Gig on the Green featuring The Burroughs and Son of Saint James @ Aims Community College
Aug 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Free concert experience – EVERYONE IS INVITED! Join us on the beautiful Aims Greeley campus to share in a dynamic concert experience.

6 p.m.: Son of Saint James opens the event with a captivating journey of powerful and gritty Americana energy!

7 p.m.: The Burroughs headline the Gig with the sweaty, soul music of their nine-piece band and a powerhouse sound that has been electrifying audiences across Colorado and beyond!

Amazing Music. Food Trucks. The Great Colorado Outdoors.

Bring your blankets & chairs. The Gig on the Green takes place on the Practice Fields at Aims CC Greeley Campus, north of Cornerstone Conference Center, 5401 W 20th St.

Aug
26
Sun
US Kids Tour @ Boomerang Links Golf Course
Aug 26 all-day
Full Moon Bike Ride @ TBD
Aug 26 @ 8:00 pm

Join us for the Full Moon Bike Ride on August 26!

To be a part of the Full Moon Bike Ride. Starting location will be announced soon.

This event is the ONLY time the trail is open after dark.

Here are a few participation guidelines:

  • Required equipment includes bike helmets and bike lights
  • Riders under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
  • Signed liability waiver

The Poudre River Trail is 21 miles of a well maintained paved pathway for walking, cycling, running, rollerblading and more. The Poudre River Trail is supported by the City of Greeley, the Town of Windsor, Weld County and hundreds of volunteers.

Aug
30
Thu
AgriCULTURE Feast 2018 @ Centennial Village Museum
Aug 30 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Save the Date for the 5th Annual AgriCULTURE Feast!

Join us for a re-imagining of the classic AgriCULTURE Feast. It’s an evening celebrating the creativity and craftsmanship of Weld County’s culinary arts. Professional chefs prepare mouth-watering courses. Dishes include fresh ingredients procured from Weld County Farms. Enjoy a buffet style meal. It is truly a farm to table experience!

In addition, live entertainment will serenade your group throughout the event. The silent auction will also return to top off the evening.  To also celebrate northern Colorado businesses and artisans.

Please note this year’s NEW LOCATION at the Centennial Village Museum. Seating is outdoors and is limited. Tickets are available in the summer. Stay tuned for more details.

This evening benefits the Greeley Creative District. Proceeds support efforts to make the creative arts an important part of Greeley’s economy. It also promotes a supportive environment for our local Creatives.

Aug
31
Fri
Children’s Hospital Fundraiser @ Boomerang Links Golf Course
Aug 31 all-day