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Enjoy Summer Events at The Elizabeth

Looking for the top Fort Collins things to do during your stay at The Elizabeth this summer? Explore the best local events including everything from festivals and celebrations to college sporting events. Our convenient location near the best of Fort Collins allows you to discover more with each stay.

Browse the list below for our curated selection of top local events happening this summer.

NewWestFest

August 10 – 12, 2018

Nothing says summer quite like outdoor music festivals. Head over to historic downtown Fort Collins and enjoy free admission to the three-day music festival NewWestFest. Featuring popular acts like The Motet and The Decemberists, this is sure to be the can’t miss event of the summer.

CSU Move-In

August 15 – 17, 2018

Whether you’re dropping off a loved one or moving in yourself, The Elizabeth provides ideal accommodations for those participating in CSU’s move-in week. Found only minutes away, our Fort Collins hotel helps take the stress out of this important day.

Tour de Fat

September 1, 2018

Those visiting us during Labor Day weekend make sure to catch the landmark Tour de Fat event. Hosted by New Belgium Brewing, Tour de Fat is a celebration of great beer, good people, and raises money for local biking non-profits. Don’t miss out on the 19th season of this favorite local event.

Labor Day Fortitude 10k

September 3, 2018

Set new goals and challenge yourself this summer at the second annual Fortitude 10K race, held during Labor Day weekend. Enjoy a scenic run through classic Fort Collins neighborhoods and end your tour at the iconic Canvas Stadium.

CSU Homecoming & Parents Weekend

October 12- 13, 2018

Celebrate CSU homecoming and parents weekend from the comfort of our nearby Fort Collins accommodations. Enjoy the big homecoming football game and other on-campus activities with ease from our hotel just minutes from campus.

Outdoor Activities

Guests staying at The Elizabeth can also enjoy a variety of fun outdoor activities, including kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking and more. Some of our favorite destinations for outdoor fun include the Horsetooth Reservoir, Riverbend Ponds, and Cache la Poudre River.