Jul
4
10:00 AM10:00

Avery House Old-Fashioned Fourth of July

The Old-Fashioned Fourth of July at the Avery House runs 10:00-2:00 on the Avery House lawn--admission and the activities are free!

Listen to the Bluegrass Patriots, let the kids play old-fashioned games such as bean bag toss and lawn bowling, mingle with historical characters, and get creative with Victorian crafts. Food trucks Mac'N, The Rollin' Stone Wood Fired Pizzeria, and Trattoria Oreganata will be onsite selling delicious and festive family fare. Popcorn, lemonade, and small trinkets will be for sale from $0.25-$1.

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Jun
10
10:00 AM10:00

Big Splash at the Water Works

Poudre Landmarks Foundation invites the public to its annual Big Splash at the Fort Collins Water Works on June 11, 2016, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at 2005 N. Overland Trail. This free event is a Fort Collins favorite that offers fun for all ages. Take a journey into the past and discover how this facility began delivering our most precious resource to a thirsty town in 1883.

The event includes tours of the historic buildings; bucket brigade, fire engine, and history booth from Poudre Fire Authority; blacksmithing demonstration; water trivia and educational games and activities; live music and entertainment; food vendor.

Commemorating the month the facility first delivered water to Fort Collins in June 1883, the Big Splash event is free to the public. Donations are welcome and go toward the nonprofit Poudre Landmarks Foundation's mission to preserve, restore, protect, and interpret the architectural and cultural heritage of the Fort Collins area.

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Apr
1
7:00 PM19:00

Time Travelers Ball

Travel through time with Poudre Landmarks Foundation at the Time Travelers Ball on April 1 in the Rio Grande Agave Room, 143 W Mountain Ave, Fort Collins, 7–10 p.m. Tickets are $40 each or two for $75. (After March 22, price increases to $50 per ticket.) Costume attire is optional.

Food | Cash Bar | Dancing | Live Music | Live & Silent Auctions | and more

Buy tickets online. Proceeds from this event go toward the nonprofit Poudre Landmarks Foundation’s mission to preserve, restore, protect, and interpret the architectural and cultural heritage of the Fort Collins area.

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Dec
10
10:00 AM10:00

Holiday Tea in the Avery House

New this year, we're hosting holiday teas in the Avery House! Join us for tea on December 8, 9, or 10 at 10am.

Experience a relaxing, heartwarming tea inside the Avery House. The house will be beautifully decorated in Victorian style for the holidays. Enjoy scones with traditional Devonshire cream and lemon curd, tea sandwiches, and dessert, along with plenty of warming, seasonally flavored teas—all served on gorgeous tableware at elegantly set tables.

Tickets are $25 and available online now. With a maximum of 20 guests per tea, we expect tickets to sell out quickly! Click one of the buttons below to purchase tickets for the date you wish to attend:

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Dec
9
10:00 AM10:00

Holiday Tea in the Avery House

New this year, we're hosting holiday teas in the Avery House! Join us for tea on December 8, 9, or 10 at 10am.

Experience a relaxing, heartwarming tea inside the Avery House. The house will be beautifully decorated in Victorian style for the holidays. Enjoy scones with traditional Devonshire cream and lemon curd, tea sandwiches, and dessert, along with plenty of warming, seasonally flavored teas—all served on gorgeous tableware at elegantly set tables.

Tickets are $25 and available online now. With a maximum of 20 guests per tea, we expect tickets to sell out quickly! Click one of the buttons below to purchase tickets for the date you wish to attend:

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