Taste of Fort Collins starts tonight at Civic Center and Washington Park in downtown Fort Collins and will go throughout the weekend. This year, Taste will have 150 vendors, 50 food options and two stages for 22 bands.

Friday Summer Kickoff Concert

Entrances located at Mason/Laporte & Howes/Maple

  • 5:00pm – Gates Open
  • 5:00pm – The Good Time Travelers - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 6:00pm – Rumours Follow - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 7:15pm – Andy Grammer - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 8:30pm – Last call on alcohol (no re-entry after 8:30pm)
  • 9:00pm – Gates Close to the Public

Friday’s concert will take place on the north end of Taste in Washington Park. The food trucks of Fort Collins will be featured inside Festival grounds to feed hungry bellies and the Kidz Zone will be open for the little ones. Patrons can count on frosty beverages by local favorites Odell and New Belgium, as well as a collection of cocktails. The Kickoff Concert is open to the public for a cost of $5 with net proceeds once again benefiting the Kiwanis Club of Fort Collins. Please note: The Summer Kickoff Concert does not include the arts and crafts vendors. Access to vendors, and additional areas of the festival will begin on Saturday.

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Saturday Schedule

  • 11:00am – Gates Open to Public
  • 11:30am – Over The Counter - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • Noon – Wilbur’s Wine & Craft Beer Pavilions open
  • 12:00pm – Grayson Erhard - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 12:00pm – Core Power Yoga on the lawn - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 12:30pm – Hog MaGundy - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 12:30pm – Ripple Effect Martial Arts Performance - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 1:00pm – Winchester Holiday - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 1:00pm – Meet the Brewers of New Belgium and Odell breweries - Wilbur’s Craft Beer Pavilion
  • 1:15pm – Cheer and Dance Connection Performance - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 1:30pm – Mountain Kids Performance - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 1:45pm – Aspen Hourglass - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 2:00pm – Modern Suspects - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 3:00pm – Kerry Pastine & The Crime Scenes - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 3:30pm – The Mowgli’s - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 5:00pm – AMZY - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 7:00pm – Atlas Genius - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 7:00pm – Wilbur’s Wine & Craft Beer Pavilions close
  • 8:30pm – Last call on alcohol (no re-entry after 8:30pm)
  • 9:00pm – Gates Close to the Public

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Sunday Schedule

  •  11:00am- Gates Open to Public
  • Noon – Wilbur’s Wine & Craft Beer Pavilions open
  • 12:00pm – Cody Jeffryes - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 12:00pm – Core Power Yoga on the lawn - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 12:30pm – The 14ers - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 1:00pm – Ivory Circle - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 1:30pm – Von Stomper - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 2:00pm – Mama Lenny and The Remedy - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 2:45pm – Filthy Children - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 3:15pm – Ryan Chrys & The Rough Cuts - Pedersen Scion Stage
  • 4:00pm – Filthy T - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 5:15pm – Mama Roni’s Eating Contest - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 5:30pm – Restaurant Awards - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 6:00pm – Smash Mouth - Pedersen Toyota Stage
  • 7:00pm – Wilbur’s Wine & Craft Beer Pavilions close
  • 7:30pm – Last call on alcohol (no re-entry after 7:30pm)
  • 8:00pm – Gates Close to the Public