ELECTION 2015 Q&A WITH THE CANDIDATES

ELECTION 2015 Q&A WITH THE CANDIDATES

SCENE MAGAZINE WANTED IT’S READERS AND MEMBERS OF THE FORT COLLINS COMMUNITY TO HAVE THE CHANCE TO GET TO KNOW THE CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR THE FOLLOWING SEATS: MAYOR – WARD LUTHI & WADE O. TROXELL COUNCILMEMBER DISTRICT 2 – RAY MARTINEZ & NANCY TELLEZ COUNCILMEMBER DISTRICT 4 – ERIC KRONWALL & KRISTIN STEPHENS COUNCILMEMBER DISTRICT…Continue Reading

NOCO HEMP EXPO: EDUCATING COLORADO ON HEMP

NOCO HEMP EXPO: EDUCATING COLORADO ON HEMP

The second annual Noco Hemp Expo is coming to Loveland on April 4. The event will be held at The Ranch Events Complex in the Mckee building. Morris Beegle has been passionate about hemp for many years now. He first started out by getting further educated on the many uses of hemp from the owner…Continue Reading

OH MY GUINNESS! IT’S TIME FOR GREEN BEER!

It’s March again, which means warmer weather, Spring in the air, and green things everywhere! Celebrate the changing season and St. Patrick’s Day the proper way: with booze. Chances are you already have a favorite bar, pub or brewery to visit on St. Paddy’s, but if you’re looking for ideas, I might have a few.…Continue Reading

INDOOR DOG SWIMMING

INDOOR DOG SWIMMING

Advanced Animal Care of Colorado & DOG TALES Activity Center (AACC & DT) in Fort Collins features a heated, indoor, saltwater dog swimming pool – open year round! Splash Coach Becca LaPole is now offering first-timers free Splash orientations and assessments four days each week, and group doggie Pool Parties three times a month! Becca…Continue Reading

RARE ITALIAN

RARE ITALIAN

Rare Italian restaurant is open for business in the old Ingredient spot on Mountain and College. Renovated into a classy, open space, Rare provides a unique experience where people are the secret ingredient, and guests are treated like family. Why Rare? The name holds a double meaning for the dryaged steak and other divine meats…Continue Reading

TOTALLY 80S PIZZA

TOTALLY 80S PIZZA

Ready to get your pizza delivered to you in a Delorean? Well, now you can at Totally 80s Pizza! Or you can dine in and see a hoverboard cased in glass over your head while watching a Tiffany music video and eating totally fresh pizza and salad bar! T-shirts incorporating the Ghostbusters logo, Run DMC…Continue Reading

NICK’S HOMESTYLE

NICK’S HOMESTYLE

Looking for a fun place to go where you’ll find great food, spirits, games and a friendly atmosphere? Then come check out the neighborhood Italian fare at Nick’s Homestyle. Located at 1100 South College, Nick’s Homestyle is a new Italian-American style restaurant. Owner Nick Doyle and business partner Sam Slattery used local material like reclaimed…Continue Reading

FORT COLLINS FOODIE WALK

FORT COLLINS FOODIE WALK

If you are someone addicted to cooking shows or an aspiring chief, then downtown Fort Collins is the place for you! The Fort Collins Foodie Walk is held every third Friday of the month from 5-8pm. Go on a self-guided culinary tour of historic downtown and visit participating merchants who will teach you how to…Continue Reading

CHIPPER’S KARAOKE

CHIPPER’S KARAOKE

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, but first you have to get there. Chipper’s Lanes on North College is putting on a karaoke contest every Sunday evening starting March 1, with the final round to be held Sunday April 26. Each contest will be judged based on three criteria: vocal ability, showmanship, and song…Continue Reading

LANIECE SCHLEICHER, MAMA LENNY OF MAMA LENNY & THE REMEDY

LANIECE SCHLEICHER, MAMA LENNY OF MAMA LENNY & THE REMEDY

LANIECE SCHLEICHER, MAMA LENNY OF MAMA LENNY & THE REMEDY discusses how she got her start in music, and shares with us what influences her musically and how she warms up for a big show. “I always sang; in Church with friends, in school choir, but singing with a band started as a fluke. I was…Continue Reading

SPOKESBUZZ’s Journey to SXSW and Beyond…

SPOKESBUZZ’s Journey to SXSW and Beyond…

If you think the Colorado music scene isn’t evolving, think again. Over the course of the past several years, what we have come to know about Colorado’s talent level, support for musicians, and overarching conscientiousness about how the music scene aligns with our community as a whole have all shifted. And for the better. We’re…Continue Reading

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