Open Streets


Ride the Route on Sunday, September 17, 2017!

Imagine and build new temporary streetscapes and Tactical Urbanism pop-up demonstrations: Plazas, Protected Lanes, Roundabouts, Curb Extensions, Parklets, and More.

Sign up to paint at Open Streets in the “Story of Fort Collins” MAKE MORE ART BATTLE.

Open Beats: A chance for folks of all ages and abilities to make and appreciate music with professional DJs.
11:00am-2:00pm in Overland Park.

Live on The Colorado Sound Stage:
10:00am – Free Yoga /w Live Accompaniment from More than Physics
11:00am – Lois & The Lantern
12:00pm – Liz Barnez w/ friends
1:00pm – The NoCo Bike Show w/ Bike Fort Collins ED Chris Johnson & Special Guests
2:00pm – Gora Gora Orkestar (starting with a procession through Avery park to the stage)

Our second Open Streets event of 2017 runs along a nearly four-mile route—from Overland Park to the University Center for the Arts, including Pleasant Valley Rd., Clearview Ave., Castlerock Dr., Springfield Dr., Pitkin St. through CSU campus, and ends at Remington St. via the S. College Ave. bike/ped underpass.

This event is a collaboration with The City of Fort Collins, Create Places, Colorado State University and over 30 exhibiting partners & friends of creative placemaking. Enjoy programming along the route, including food trucks, live music, local artists, and more. Connect with CSU departments and programs, meet local businesses, and enjoy a day in the street, free of cars.