If you are looking for a family friendly day in Fort Collins, we have the perfect day planned for you! This day will keep you and the kids entertained without breaking the bank. We hope you enjoy!



*Pro tip before the start of your fun filled day

This day will involve a lot of outdoor activities, so make sure that everyone is wearing plenty of sunblock. We also recommend packing a picnic lunch to save money at lunchtime! 


9:00: Breakfast at Rainbow Cafe

Address: 212 West Laurel Street, Fort Collins, CO 80521

Rainbow Cafe is the perfect way to kickstart the day! They have a variety of delicious options, and an environment that the kids will love. Be sure to snag a table outside so you can kick off your day by taking in the beautiful weather while enjoying your food. 

Food Pick: Ultimate sweet potato latkes are our pick for the parents, and fruit crepes and squeezed carrot juice is our pick for the kiddos! 

10:30: Fort Collins Museum of Discovery 

Address: 408 Mason Court, Fort Collins, CO 80524

The fort Collins Museum of Discover is a fun and educational experience for the entire family! The museum has an interactive music exhibit, as well as several other animal science and historical exhibits. The Museum of Discover is also proud to have a dome theater that shows movies related to the exhibits! 


12:00: Spring Canyon Community Park With Picnic Lunch

Address: 3156 Overland Trail, Fort Collins, CO 80526

This park is the perfect place for the little ones. It features baseball fields, an extravagant playground, waterpark features, and even a dog park! After your kids have had their fun on the on the playground and have cooled off in the splash zone, find the perfect spot to have your picnic lunch! We recommend finding a place to sit in the grassy area, or snagging a picnic table in the shade! 

3:00: Fort Fun 

Address: 513 East Mulberry Street, Fort Collins, CO 80524

Fort fun is the perfect spot for stimulating indoor entrainment. They have a large variety of activities including bumper boats, mini gold, laser tag, go carts, arcade games and more! The wide variety of activities will insure that everyone has a great time! 


6:00: Drive in Movie at The Holiday Twin Drive-In

Address: 2206 South Overland Trail, Fort Collins, CO 80526 

The Holiday Twin Twin Drive-In is the perfect way to wind down for the evening. The Holiday Twin Drive-In has two screens that each feature two movies per night. Usually one or more of these movies are kid friendly! We recommend picking up a pizza on the way, but the drive-in also offers a wide variety of snacks if you would prefer to eat there. You can check showtimes and buy tickets here!  

We hope you and the kids enjoy this fun filled day!