Fortoberfest this Saturday in Fort Collins


Submitted by -Cameron Lalor Thu, 09/14/2017 - 6:46 am

On Saturday, September 16th, celebrate the end of festival season and summer on a high note at Fortoberfest in Old Town Square! Downtown Fort Collins’ final music festival of the summer features 10+ hours of FREE live music from favorites such as WhiteWater Ramble, Dubskin, Gasoline Lollipops, Write Minded, and more! Enjoy Fort Collins’ rich music scene and award-winning brewing culture with 10 specialty fall beer offerings from Odell Brewing and High Country Beverage.

Made possible by a generous grant from Bohemian Foundation’s Music Programs, the Downtown Fort Collins Business Association is proud to present a family friendly music lineup completely FREE to the public. Fortoberfest will feature authentic German food plus newly released seasonal brews perfect for the fall! Fortoberfest is produced by the Downtown Fort Collins Business Association.

Fortoberfest Old Town Square Music Lineup

11:30am - 12:30pm – Tallgrass (Dirt Stomping Soul)

1:00pm – 2:00pm – Gasoline Lollipops (Alt-Country/Folk/Punk)

2:30pm – 3:30pm – Danielle Ate the Sandwich (Singer/Songwriter/Folk/Indie) 4:00pm – 5:00pm – Write Minded (Hip-Hop/Funk/Reggae/Rock)

5:30pm – 6:30pm – Taylor Scott Band (Soul/Jam) 7:00pm – 8:00pm – Dubskin (Reggae)

8:30pm – 10:00pm – WhiteWater Ramble (High Octane Rocky Mountain Dance-Grass)

When: September 16th, 2017 from 11:00am – 10:00pm Where: Old Town Square, Downtown Fort Collins, CO Cost: Free and Open to the Public

Info: (970) 484-6500 or

Fortoberfest Beer Menu

Easy Street Wheat – Odell Brewing

Rupture Fresh Grind Ale – Odell Brewing

Isolation Ale – Odell Brewing

Oktoberfest – Odell Brewing

Märzen – Prost Brewing

Dunkel – Prost Brewing

Sierra Nevada Oktoberfest

Samuel Adams Octoberfest

Angry Orchard Cider

Coors Light

The Downtown Fort Collins Business Association would like to thank the FORToberfest Official Sponsors, Odell Brewing, High Country Beverage, Wilbur’s Total Beverage, Xfinity, Dellenbach Subaru, Mulberry Max Beer Wine and Spirits, Heilbrun’s Napa, and Country Financial. Thank you also to our Annual Downtown Fort Collins Sponsors: Eye Center of Northern Colorado, First National Bank, University of Colorado Health, The Group Inc., Shrader’s Country Store, and Colorado State University. Thank you to our Music Sponsor, The Bohemian Foundation. Thank you also to our Media Partners: Fort Collins Coloradoan, Tri 102.5, and 94.3 Front Range Alternative. This event is produced by The Downtown Fort Collins Business Association.