Calendar of Events

Event List Calendar

May 27, 2016

Jim’s Sharpening Service

JimSharpeningJim Stallard Sharpening Service is back at Fort Collins Nursery for the Spring & Summer seasons! Bring your shovels, trowels, spades, hoes, lawn mower blades, knives and scissors.  Jim will provide you with excellent service and probably a laugh or two as well.

Every Friday from April 1st through September 30th.  9am-3pm

 

Start:
May 27, 2016 9:00 am
End:
May 27, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map

May 30, 2016

Mile High Lobster Shack

MileHighLobsterShack_LGMile High Lobster Shack‘s owners, former Maine residents, Doug and Nancy Van Reeth are excited to introduce Maine’s most favorite delicacy to Coloradans: the simple lobster roll!

Stop by Fort Collins Nursery and check these guys out today!

Start:
May 30, 2016 11:00 am
End:
May 30, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map

June 11, 2016

Selecting Roses for Landscapes and Tips and Myth Busters for Growing Garden Roses

Roses_NLLearn the attributes of many rose cultivars that have been proven to thrive in Northern Colorado. We will be looking at how color, habit and form can be used to enhance any landscape area. Find the rose that meets the objectives for your garden. Review the standards for cultivar selection. Learn important proven practices that will ensure roses will thrive and grow in your garden.

About the Instructor

Roger Heins, is the former Vice-President of Marketing, Sales and Genetics for Jackson-Perkins Roses and Co-Founder/Sr. V.P. of Etera Gardens.  He currently volunteers in the CSU Horticulture  Extension program and provides consulting services to the horticulture industry and rose hybridizers. He is a member of the American and Denver Rose Societies, a Certified Colorado Gardener, and judges All American Rose test gardens and International rose trials.

Start:
June 11, 2016 10:00 am
End:
June 11, 2016 11:30 am
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
$15

June 16, 2016

Liz Barnez Concert (Benefit for Project Self-Sufficiency)

LizBarnezConcert_NLJoin us as we kick off our 2016 Rock Garden Concert series with an exciting fundraising event benefiting Project Self-Sufficiency.  We are very pleased to announce local music legend, Liz Barnez as the concert headliner. In addition to great music, the event features delicious food and drinks from local favorites, and a number of fun games and activities. All of this will take place in our beautiful outdoor venue, appropriately dubbed “The Rock Garden.”

50% of the night’s ticket sales and all donations from wine and beer sales will go directly to Project Self-Sufficiency and aid in their mission to help single parents realize their dreams for financial independence while creating an improved quality of life for parents and their children. Fort Collins Nursery will also donate a percentage of our sales on Saturday, June 18th to Project Self-Sufficiency.

  • Headliner: Liz Barnez
  • 94.3 X :  We are thrilled to have 94.3 X on board as an event sponsor for this year’s concert series.  94.3 X staff will set up several backyard games in addition to a station appearance and promotion from the event.
  • Activities:  Pet Adoption from Bounce Animal Rescue, Tarot Readings, Photo Booth
  • Food & Drinks: Schmickels, Odell Brewing Co.Fabby’s Wine and Spirits
  • Event Sponsors: 94.3 X Front Range Alternative &  KRFC 88.9 FM

Check back soon for more info and the announcement of our full concert lineup!

Click here for tickets

Click here to read a letter from our Marketing Director explaining changes to our Ladies’ Night event for Project Self-Sufficiency.

Start:
June 16, 2016 6:00 pm
End:
June 16, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
$12 Adv/ $15 Door

June 18, 2016

Project Self-Sufficiency Saturday

PS-S_Saturday_NLShop at Fort Collins Nursery on Saturday, June 18th and we will donate a portion of our proceeds to Project Self-Sufficiency and aid in their mission to help single parents realize their dreams for financial independence while creating an improved quality of life for parents and their children.

Click here to read a letter from our Marketing Director explaining changes to our Ladies’ Night event for Project Self-Sufficiency.

Start:
June 18, 2016
End:
June 18, 2016
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map

June 18, 2016

13th Annual Loveland Garden Tour & Art Show

LYG-Save-the-date-postcard1_2016-p1-213x300Fort Collins Nursery proudly presents the 13th annual Loveland Garden Tour & Art Show, benefiting Loveland Youth Gardeners.

Aficionados of gardens and art, be sure to save the date to attend the 13th annual Loveland Garden Tour & Art Show, on Saturday, June 18, from 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. This event features an array of lakeside gardens located in northeast Loveland, that demonstrate sustainable gardening and conservation techniques, including: low-water landscapes, combinations of organic vegetable and flower beds and wildlife habitats. In addition, the tour features the sale of “Art for the Garden” by local artists whose work complements the various landscapes, with a number of the artists incorporating reused or salvaged materials into their pieces.

Click here for more information.

Start:
June 18, 2016 8:00 am
End:
June 18, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Cost:
$15

June 19, 2016

Father’s Day FREE Tree Planting

TreePlantingSale_NLBuy Dad a Tree, We’ll plant it FREE!* This year give dad a great gift that will remind him of your love for him year after year! The best part is, he can sit back and enjoy, while someone else does all the work!

*5 gallon or larger tree. Shrubs and other plant material are not included in this offer. Restricted delivery area.

See below for details, rules, and restrictions.

 

 

 

 

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Start:
June 19, 2016
End:
June 19, 2016
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map

June 19, 2016

Classic Fairy Gardening

Red_Fairy_Bike_WEBClick here to register

Make something ordinary extraordinary! With just a few houseplants, a miniature patio set, a pebble stone path and a little imagination, you can have your very own miniature fantasy world! Choose from common miniature plants including foliage and succulent varieties combined with a selection of mini garden accessories and materials to create your ideal tiny wonderland. These indoor gardens are perfect for anyone, young and old, looking for a touch of magic to add to their home.

This is a hands-on 90 minute class, ideal for parents/children or grandparents/grandchildren. Children must be accompanied by an adult. (One child per registered adult.)

Start:
June 19, 2016 11:00 am
End:
June 19, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
$35

June 19, 2016

Mile High Lobster Shack

MileHighLobsterShack_LGMile High Lobster Shack‘s owners, former Maine residents, Doug and Nancy Van Reeth are excited to introduce Maine’s most favorite delicacy to Coloradans: the simple lobster roll!

Stop by Fort Collins Nursery and check these guys out today!

Start:
June 19, 2016 11:00 am
End:
June 19, 2016 4:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map

June 19, 2016

Classic Fairy Gardening

Red_Fairy_Bike_WEBClick here to register

Make something ordinary extraordinary! With just a few houseplants, a miniature patio set, a pebble stone path and a little imagination, you can have your very own miniature fantasy world! Choose from common miniature plants including foliage and succulent varieties combined with a selection of mini garden accessories and materials to create your ideal tiny wonderland. These indoor gardens are perfect for anyone, young and old, looking for a touch of magic to add to their home.

This is a hands-on 90 minute class, ideal for parents/children or grandparents/grandchildren. Children must be accompanied by an adult. (One child per registered adult.)

Start:
June 19, 2016 1:30 pm
End:
June 19, 2016 3:00 pm
Venue:
Fort Collins Nursery
Phone:
970-482-1984
Address:
2121 E. Mulberry St
Fort Collins, CO, 80524
Google Map
Cost:
$35
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