My Big Day Marketing & Events has spent hours scouring Northern Colorado for this comprehensive list of event spaces for small private events in Fort Collins. These venues are ideal for groups of 50 or less and include flexible event spaces, restaurants with private dining rooms, and activity centers.
This list is PURE GOLD to those who are combing the internet, trying to find an affordable and small event friendly location for their gathering in NoCo. You're welcome!
Flexible Event Spaces in Fort Collins
A Social Place
Light and airy, well-appointed all-purpose community space
The Library accommodates up to 70 guests; The Parlor is an intimate space for smaller groups; Ace Gillett’s Lounge accommodates 50-80 guests
Cambria Hotel & Suites Fort Collins
Offers two event rooms that can be set up in meeting style, classroom style, theater style, or banquet layout
Home of the Colorado State University Rams, Canvas Stadium has rooms for companies, organizations, and community events of all sizes
CanyonSide Campground (Bellvue)
Unique campground and event center 40 miles northwest of Fort Collins in the Roosevelt National Forest
City of Fort Collins Recreation Facilities
A variety of City-owned facilities and activity centers for small and large events
Colorado Feed & Grain (Timnath)
Business collective, with local businesses under one roof
Longs Peak Room accommodates up to 14 guests; Montezuma Room accommodates up to 30; Pergola Garden also available for rent, weather permitting
Gardens on Spring Creek
A botanical oasis in the heart of Fort Collins and one-of-a-kind venue with multiple, flexible indoor and outdoor event spaces
The Golf Club at Fox Acres (Red Feather Lakes)
Country club with flexible indoor and outdoor event spaces
Hilton Fort Collins
Close to downtown Fort Collins and Colorado State University; the only rooms in Fort Collins with mountain views
Homewood Suites by Hilton Fort Collins
Upscale event spaces with the comforts of home
Marriott Fort Collins
Newly-renovated, flexible event spaces
Ohana Mountain Ranch (Bellvue)
Family-run ranch on 60 acres in the foothills west of Fort Collins
Poudre Landmarks Foundation – Carriage House
Unique, historic backdrop with lush grounds for small events
Ptarmigan Country Club
Variety of flexible event spaces available
Rist Canyon Inn – Farmhouse (Laporte)
120-year-old farmhouse and accompanying buildings set among old growth trees, lush golden pastures, and a glistening creek
Event Hall accommodates up to 60 guests
Restaurants, Bars, and Breweries With Private Party Rooms in Fort Collins
Austin’s American Grill (Harmony Location)
Music venue, bar, and vegetarian-vegan-friendly American restaurant
Colorado pizza chain with die-hard fans
Seafood restaurant with a focus on French-influenced food using farm-fresh ingredients
BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse
Semi-private area accommodates 50-70 guests
Black Bottle Brewery
Nontraditional beer and restaurant with gastropub
Pub and grub with vegetarian options and live music
Blue Agave Grill
Two semi-private party areas accommodate 20-25 guests each
Brothers Bar & Grill
Laid-back bar and grill with private and semi-private event options
Restaurant with a focus on fresh, organic, locally-sourced ingredients, featuring local craft beers, over 200 wines, and decadent pastries
The Colorado Room
Can accommodate 50-60 guests
Coopersmith’s Pub and Brewing
Onsite brewery and English pub paired with an American dining experience
Distillery Production Room accommodates up to 25 guests; outdoor patio/deck seats up to 40, weather permitting; Tasting Room accommodates up to 40
The Crown Pub
Private basement accommodates 60-70 guests
Cups Community Coffee
Locally owned and operated coffee shop serving delicious drinks and fresh food
American Brasserie offering warm, approachable hospitality in an energetic space – emphasis on fresh, regional ingredients and extensive wine list
Farmhouse at Jessup Farm
The Farmhouse can host events for 10-100 guests
The Forge Publick House
Craft beer bar with a warm atmosphere and a large, colorful patio
Hello Brew Co.
Small brewery with a cozy taproom in an old house in downtown Fort Collins
Fun, funky craft brewery off the beaten path
Gilded Goat Brewing Company (Midtown)
Family-owned brewery and taproom with a warm, inviting space
Ginger & Baker
The Teaching Kitchen seats up to 30 guests; The Wine Cellar seats up to 48; The Mill Top accommodates 50-90 guests
Hello Brew Co.
Small brewery with a cozy taproom in an old house in downtown Fort Collins
HuHot Mongolian Grill
Two semi-private party rooms; each accommodates up to 10 guests
Rooftop and indoor space available for private events
Jax Fish House
Upscale chain serving gourmet seafood dishes and creative cocktails in a relaxed, stylish setting
Upscale dining with multiple private rooms
Lirano Wine Bar
European speakeasy with wine and cocktails
Little On Mountain
Fun neighborhood eatery for brunch and supper
Magic Rat at The Elizabeth Hotel
Offbeat and unique live music venue with food and drinks
Locally owned, family-run brewery and tasting room in midtown Fort Collins
Bar and grill with casual fare and die-hard fans
The Mayor of Old Town
Nationally recognized full bar and restaurant that specializes in craft beer
The Melting Pot
Private, intimate tables and rooms available
Modern English pub fare and local craft beers served in cozy quarters with fireplaces
New Belgium Brewing
Classic Fort Collins brewery with lots of indoor and outdoor space
Nick’s Restaurant & Bar
Semi-private function room and patio available for events
Odell Brewing and OBC Wine Project
Well-known brewery with draft microbrews, beautiful patio and mountain views
Family-friendly neighborhood joint serving tasty Chicago pizzas and Italian dishes
Local brews and signature pizzas served in an unfussy atmosphere with lots of natural light
The Post Chicken and Beer
Private event room accommodates up to 50 guests
Pour Brothers Community Tavern
Fun, relaxing environment with local beer, craft cocktails, and unforgettable bites
Prost Brewing Co. & Biergarten
German style beers in a charming, rustic brick building downtown
Purpose Brewing and Cellars
Rustic brewery with a unique vibe and intimate space
Local crafted eats including gourmet burgers, power bowls, mac and cheese, and salads – private event rooms coming spring 2023*
Rio Grande Mexican Restaurant
Delicious TexMex and margaritas in downtown Fort Collins
Relaxed neighborhood eatery for hearty American classics, beer, wine, and cocktails
Regional restaurant concept featuring a unique menu of seafood, sushi, and BBQ
Sonny Lubick Steakhouse
Locally owned fine dining restaurant
Award-winning brewery with a unique taproom, focused on innovation and a passion for the Colorado lifestyle
Stodgy Brewing Company
Friendly neighborhood brewery and taproom with a unique atmosphere
Sunset Lounge at The Elizabeth Hotel
Intimate, elegant indoor rooftop lounge in downtown Fort Collins
SweetWater Brewing Company
Full kitchen, taproom and patio with brews, hard seltzers, teas, and more
Timnath Beerwerks (Timnath)
Authentic, one-of-a-kind northern Colorado beer experience in the historic Timnath Feed & Grain Building.
Tony’s Bar and Rooftop
TV, billiards, and other bar staples in an industrial space
Pub grub, hundreds of whiskeys, and live music in a warm atmosphere with leather booths
Updated American classic restaurant with multiple event spaces available
Activities for Private Events in Fort Collins
Rock climbing and fitness facility
Board & Brush Creative Studio
DIY project and painting studio with beer and wine offering wood sign painting parties
Chipper’s Lanes Horsetooth
Activity center with bowling, laser tag, pool, volleyball, and a full restaurant and bar
Movie theater with private watch parties and birthday parties
City of Fort Collins Pottery Studio
Educational and recreational facility offering diverse classes, activities, and opportunities for all ages; participants learn a wide variety of basic clay techniques
Color Me Mine
Paint-your-own ceramics studio
The Cooking Studio
A place where amateur cooks, aspiring young chefs, teams, families, and friends come to learn, explore, and unleash their inner chef
The Dinner Detective
Murder mystery dinner experience
Fly High Trampoline Park
Amusement center with trampolines, indoor soft play, foam pit, indoor basketball court, and dodgeball court
Fort Collins Escape Room
Premier escape room experiences - 3 experiences available
Massive family-friendly, lakeside recreation center with mini-golf, go-karts, batting cages, a skating rink, and much more
The Gorehound’s Playground
Unique event space and store for horror movie buffs
Looking Glass Escape Lounge
Exciting escape rooms featuring a bar and lounge
Old Town Putt
Indoor mini golf course and bar for 21+ parties
Painting With a Twist
Have a night out sipping, socializing, and creating
Upscale painting and wine experience
Rollerland Skate Center
Family-friendly activity center with roller rink, laser tag maze, indoor playground, and arcade
Somewhere Secret Escape Room
Explore the room and complete puzzles to find the treasure chest at the highest-rated escape room in Colorado
Urban Air Adventure Park
Indoor adventure park with playground, climbing hill, climbing walls, dodgeball, Go Karts, trampolines, rope course, virtual reality, warrior course, Slam Dunk Zone, and giant inflatable airbag
Premier indoor golf and entertainment venue
830 North – Chipper’s Lanes
Activity center featuring bowling, laser tag, arcade, pool, volleyball, and a full restaurant and bar
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Do you have a special event coming up? A Corporate Party? A Seminar? A Retreat? A User Conference? A Team-Building experience? Maybe you want to plan something fun and unique, but you just aren’t quite sure what! We would love to assist you in a theme, your vision, and putting a plan together.
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