NYX & NOX

NYX & NOX

Looking for something sizzling and exciting to do on Valentine’s Day? Du’Tell Events is hosting the Hottest Salsa Valentine Party in the Fort! The largest dance club and venue on the south side of town is under new ownership, had a newly-stocked full bar and is proudly showcasing new entertainment where everyone is welcome! On…Continue Reading

MARTI AND THE DADS

MARTI AND THE DADS

Four men in a band and their long lost greyhound. It sounds like the premise of a strange Indie film, but this is the best way to describe Fort Collins newest band, Marti and the Dads. Marti and the Dads is Nic Turiciano (guitar), Jake Robinson (guitar), Tommy Austin (bass) and Matt Bombard (drums.) This…Continue Reading

SEX AND THE CHOICE CITY: AFTER DARK

SEX AND THE CHOICE CITY: AFTER DARK

If you don’t hear at least one thing that offends you and at least one thing that opens your mind to something new… they’ve failed.   t’s like no other night of talks you have ever been to. Ignite Fort Collins: After Dark ventures south of Prospect for their third installment on Friday, March 13…Continue Reading

EINSTEIN’S LIGHT

EINSTEIN’S LIGHT

Combining music, film and science, Project Youth and Chamber Music (PYCh) presents the second annual Off the Hook Winter Music Festival. On Monday, February 16 at 4 p.m., clips from the upcoming film, Einstein’s Light, will be shown in Fort Collins. Einstein’s Light: Illuminated Minds, a performance event, will be held at the CSU Natural…Continue Reading

COMEDY BREWERS

COMEDY BREWERS

Who said being 2 was terrible? Comedy Brewers, the hilarious Fort Collins improv troupe, has been around for two years now! In the true vein of a toddler, they’ve got tons of energy they bring to each monthly show at the Bas Bleu Theater (401 Pine Street). Their 2015 line up can be found at…Continue Reading

ONE ON ONE WITH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE DBA MICHAEL SHORT

ONE ON ONE WITH EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF THE DBA MICHAEL SHORT

In late December after serving almost four years as Executive Director of the Downtown Business Association (DBA), Scene Magazine had a chance to sit down with Short and talk to him about his perspective on the ups and downs of what has been happening downtown, his new role as a consultant to the DBA, and…Continue Reading

“WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO ASPIRING MUSICIANS?”

“WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO ASPIRING MUSICIANS?”

JON THURSDAY Lead Vocals Rowdy Shadehouse “Keep Your Chin up, eyes open, music raw, friends close, business in front of you, bad times behind you, ears peeled, body ready, chicks satisfied, money saved, plans in plain sight, dick out, mind sharp, wit sharper, smile white, resolve golden, show unique, lyrics edgy, and above all keep…Continue Reading

HOPPY VALENTINE’S DAY: TAKE YOUR DATE ON A BREW CRAWL

HOPPY VALENTINE’S DAY: TAKE YOUR DATE ON A BREW CRAWL

Valentine’s Day probably has you conjuring thoughts of love, roses, chocolate and other sappy stuff. That’s all well and good, but for some of us, this Hallmark holiday is better known as “Singles Awareness Day.” But it’s ok, because there is always beer! Whether you’re madly in love or bitterly single, there are plenty of…Continue Reading

SLAMMIN’ FAMINE

SLAMMIN’ FAMINE

Be part of the solution to stop worldwide hunger. On Friday and Saturday, February 27 and 28, Feed My Starving Children will be hosting an event in Northern Colorado at The Ranch in Loveland to pack up to 500,000 meals. You can make a difference by contributing financially, signing up for a 2 hour packing…Continue Reading

NEW VISIONS

NEW VISIONS

The 2015 New Visions Dance Festival will be presented on February 7 at 7:00 p.m. in the Lincoln Center Magnolia Theatre in Fort Collins. The performance will feature dance works by Northern Colorado student and professional choreographers. High Performance Dance Theatre, a Northern Colorado non-profit dance organization providing opportunities for independent dance artists, produces the…Continue Reading

FORT COLLINS IS IN LOVE WITH THE PATTI FIASCO

FORT COLLINS IS IN LOVE WITH THE PATTI FIASCO

On February 13, The Patti Fiasco is musically “marrying” Mama Lenny and the Remedy at Hodi’s Half Note in Old Town. “Our bands have been in love with one another for some time, so in the Valentine’s spirit, we’re hosting a very romantic and collaborative performance between our two bands at Hodi’s,” lead singer Alysia…Continue Reading

ENERGY CARNIVÀLE

ENERGY CARNIVÀLE

Odell Brewing Company presents the first ever Community for Sustainable Energy Carnivàle on February 21, at the CSU Powerhouse Energy Campus located at 430 N. College Avenue in Fort Collins. The event will bring together an array of citizen groups, projects, and organizations that are dedicated to the ideas of sustainable or renewable energy. CforSE…Continue Reading

COLORADO’S FINEST ROCK RADIO 94.9

COLORADO’S FINEST ROCK RADIO 94.9

There is a new station in Northern Colorado: iHeart Radio 94.9. Launched May 2013, Radio 94.9 is a collaboration of people who believe in the rich and diverse music thriving throughout Colorado, as well as the importance of building strong community connections and the desire to create a station that lives outside the box of…Continue Reading

Illegal Pete’s

Illegal Pete’s

After surviving the tremendous controversy over the name “illegal” in its name, Illegal Pete’s in Fort Collins is soaring into the hearts and stomachs of many. It’s here to stay with the original name intact and in a prime location at 320 Walnut Street. The vast interior and raised alcove help make it our town’s…Continue Reading

Indian Music

Indian Music

Om Ananda Yoga Studio in Old Town Fort Collins is hosting a very special and rare concert event with tabla master Ty Burhoe and grammy-winning flute master Steve Gorn! Mark your calendars for Friday, January 16, 8-10pm, admission is $16 in advance and $20 at the door; purchase at omanandayoga.com/events or call 970-488-9192. The venue…Continue Reading

A new year? Try new beer!

A new year? Try new beer!

With the holidays wrapping up and New Year’s resolutions being made, it might be time to try some new things. For the cooking-inclined, this just may be your column. Chef Ricky Myers of Jax Fish House has been experimenting with local brews and food, and has offered to share some of his inspiration with us.…Continue Reading

Sex and the Choice City: Save the Tablas!

I just turned 40. I feel it’s a good time to reflect and write about the things I’m really proud of. Seriously, I was not expecting to look this good at the “half way point” of my life… unlike TONS of women that are walking around our Choice City streets, I have had absolutely NO…Continue Reading