Wellington Community Events

Join us for our Annual, Family Fun, Community Events!

FEBRUARY

COWBOY HEARTS COMMUNITY SQUARE DANCE

Wellington Fire Protection District:  8130 Third Street

Beginner lessons and refreshments provided. www.townofwellington.com

APRIL

6th – WELLINGTON FUN RUN .5K

Old Colorado Brewing Company:  8121 First Street
Registration: 9:30 am to 11 am | Race: 11 am to 2 pm

A 3 block fun run to help raise money for Main Streets Program for beautification efforts and to showcase Old Colorado Brewing Company and Fitness1! Visit www.WellingtonFunRun.com to sign up today!

20th – EASTER EGG HUNT

Harvest Farm:  4240 East County Road 66
www.wellingtoncolorado.gov

Children ages 3 to 11 years old welcome! Games, Face Painting, Refreshments, Prizes and a chance to meet the Easter Bunny!!

MAY

4th – Spring on the Farm

Bee Family Centennial Farm Museum: 4320 E County Road 58 | Fort Collins
www.beefamilyfarm.com

See baby animals, participate in a silent auction and tour the museum.

11th – Town Clean Up

Ridley’s Family Markets:  7670 5th Street

Wellington residents can dispose of unwanted items at the drop off-location at Ridley’s Market. Grab a zone map and help beautify the community before Holiday celebrations by picking up trash and debris all through the community.

18th – Kids to Park Day / Fishing Derby

The Meadows / Disc Golf Park East of Wellington
8 am to 12 pm
www.townofwellington.com

Join the Town of Wellington’s Community Activities Commission and Parks Advisory Board at the Meadows Pond for our 2nd annual Fishing Derby! Colorado Parks and Wildlife will be providing 100 free fishing poles for those 15 years and younger. Win prizes thanks to the generous donations from Scheels, JAX, and Wellington residents Richard & Roxie Bacon.

JUNE

June through October – Wellington’s Farmer’s Market

Centennial Park: 3815 Harrison Avenue

www.wellingtoncofarmersmarket.org
Saturdays from 8 am to 2 pm. Local farmers and family night events!

June / July / August – Movies in the Park

Centennial Park: 3815 Harrison Avenue
www.wellingtonfillingstation.org
www.wellingtoncolorado.gov

A FREE family night event provided by the Wellington Filing Station.

8th – Town Wide Garage Sale

Wellington Public Library: 3800 Wilson Avenue

Starting with a pancake breakfast provided by the Wellington Senior Resource Center. A map of the garage sales is available at www.townofwellington.com.

1st – Brewfest

Centennial Park: 8548 4th Street

Wellington’s 2nd Annual Brewfest sponsored by Old Colorado Brewing Company, Soul Squared Brewing Company, Cantina Liquor, and M Rock Creative. Visit www.WellingtonBrewfest.com.

JULY EVENTS

4th – July Celebrations

www.townofwellington.com

PARADE
Cleveland Avenue
The parade begins at 10 am. Registration and Float Line-Up is located on the corner of Cleveland Avenue and Wellington Blvd. at 9 am.

CAR & MOTORCYCLE SHOW
Centennial Park: 8548 4th Street

MUSIC IN THE PARK & VENDORS
Centennial Park: 8548 4th Street
Vendors, Music in the Park, Food, Kid’s Zone and much more!

FIREWORKS
4000 Wilson Avenue
Begins at dusk. Bring a blanket or chair and watch the show from the grass fields of Eyestone Elementary School. Location subject to change from year to year.

MUSIC IN THE PARK & VENDORS
Centennial Park: 8548 4th Street
Vendors, Music in the Park, Food, Kid’s Zone and much more!

TBD – Culpepper & Merriweather Circus

East of Wellington Middle School on 6th Street
Two shows will be performed under the Big Top RAIN or SHINE! The 90-minute family-friendly show features big cats, unicyclists, dogs, trapeze, horses, high wire, contortion and so much more!

AUGUST

17th – Well-O-Rama

Centennial Park: 8548 4th Street
10 am to 7 pm
www.wellingtonmainstreet.org/event/well-o-rama

All day music festival with fun family-friendly activities with an emphasis on supporting the local businesses here in Wellington.

Back to School Garage Sale

Town of Wellington: 3735 Cleveland Avenue

A map of the garage sales is available at www.townofwellington.com.

24th –  ‘Chamber 2 Rounds’ Disc Golf Tournament

Griffin Greenes and Dangerous Don Labor’s Disc Golf Course, Wellington
www.wellingtoncoloradochamber.net/chamber-2-rounds-disc-golf-tournament

All skill levels, singles, two rounds of 18 $25 entry fee. Players that pre-register will receive a players pack, breakfast, lunch, a shirt, and some swag. Top placing prizes for each division, Ring of Fire and CTP! Micro Brews served from local breweries. A portion of proceeds will go towards the cause!

Battle of the Badges

Wellington Community Park: 8760 Buffalo Creek Parkway
www.wellingtoncolorado.gov/192/Wellington-Fire-Protection-District

Come and cheer on your community first responders. Proceeds from the game will benefit the Wellington Boys & Girls Club and Wellington Middle School’s Eagles After Hours Program.

SEPTEMBER

7th – 1st Annual ‘Funkz’ Softball Tournament

Wellington Community Park (Buffalo Creek Subdivision): 8760 Buffalo Creek Parkway

$300 Per Team / Chamber Member – $325 Per Team / Non-Chamber Member
14 years and up. Tinnier and Loser Trophies to be passed around each year!
Family Fun Handicapped Rules | Home Run Derby

Food Trucks will be available or you can bring lunch.

Oktoberfest

Centennial Park: 8548 4th Street

German foods, live music, and a charity silent auction will be hosted. The event features kids activities and games. Admission is FREE!

Vintage Baseball Game

Bee Family Centennial Farm Museum: 4320 East County Road 58, Fort Collins
www.beefamilyfarm.com

Berthoud Blues will take the field against the Wellington Buzzards. The game will be played using 1864 rules and players will wear uniforms from the era. Tours of the museum and children’s activities.

OCTOBER

Corn Maze

Harvest Farm: 4240 East County Road 66, Wellington
www.denverrescuemission.org/location/harvest-farm

Get lost in the 10-acre corn maze! This no-fright maze has lots of twists and turns to keep you guessing.

31st – Trick-or-Treat Down Main Street & Beyond

Cleveland Avenue
3 pm to 5 pm

Hundreds of trick-or-treaters fill the downtown area and visit local businesses on Cleveland Avenue, 1st Street, and 6th Street.

31st – Costume Contest

Centennial Park: 8548 4th Street
5 pm
www.wellingtoncolorado.gov

Age Groups: 5 and Under, 6-12, 13-14. Categories: Scariest, Most Creative, Cutest & Best Movie Character.

NOVEMBER

9th – A Salute to Veterans

Wellington Fire Protection District: 8130 3rd Street
www.wellingtoncolorado.gov/192/Wellington-Fire-Protection-District

Join the Town of Wellington and the surrounding area to honor all veterans and those currently serving our nation. FREE pancake breakfast.

December Events

6th – Tree Lighting Ceremony

Wellington Public Library: 3800 Wilson Avenue
www.wellington.colibraries.org

Help us welcome this Holiday Season. This event is outside at 6 pm (warm clothing is advised). Cookies and hot cocoa will be served. Santa will be giving FREE books to the children.

7th – Christmas Parade

Cleveland Avenue
www.wellingtoncolorado.gov

Pancake Breakfast, Eyestone Elementary Craft Fair, Wellington Fire Department Chili Supper, Concert by Wellington Community Band and special guests, Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus!