by REBECCA LAPOLE
Join the Downtown Business Association in Fort Collins for an alcohol-free, family-friendly arts and culture celebration on New Year’s Eve. This year, First Night Fort Collins is free for the first time for all attendees and starts on Thursday, December 31 at 5 pm with a plethora of entertainment until 10:30 pm. More than 15 venues in the downtown area will provide interactivity with arts and crafts projects, myriad of amusements including performing arts, storytelling, comedy, magic, history, street performers, international dancing and much more. Stay until the end of the evening for a full color fireworks display that kicks off at 10:00 pm. The DBA is recruting volunteers to help make this event a success. Call 970-484-6500 or email email@example.com to join in and assist.