August will continue to be busy in the Loveland area over the coming week, with the Toughest Monster Truck Tour postponed at Budweiser Events Center on August 13-14, Night on the Town, music, art, theater and more.
The toughest monster truck tour
The Toughest Monster Truck Tour will take place at 7:30 p.m. on Friday August 13 and at 1:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday August 14 at the Budweiser Events Center at The Ranch, 5290 Arena Circle, Loveland.
The show features several of the best Monster Trucks in the country, including the Original Monster Truck, Bigfoot, Monster-sized Dump Truck, Dirt Crew, World’s Largest ATV, Quad Chaos and more. others compete in races, wheelies and the ever popular monster truck freestyle for all.
Tickets cost $ 27 to $ 38 in advance and an additional $ 5 on the day of the events.
For more details, visit treventscomplex.com/events/detail/toughest-monster-trucks-tour.
Night on the town
The monthly Night on the Town event in downtown Loveland will take place on Friday, August 13 from 5 to 9 p.m.
Art galleries will host receptions, restaurants and bars offer specialty food and drink, retail stores stay open late, and craft breweries offer new versions of beer.
Live arts and entertainment can be found around the corner and in front of the shops.
For more details, visit centre-villeloveland.org/nightonthetown.
Duel Pianos will be presented from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Friday, August 13 at the Gressiwick, 426 N. Lincoln Ave., Loveland.
It’s a live concert where the audience chooses the songs. Come up with song requests in mind.
Tickets cost $ 20.
For details, call 970-315-2443 or visit gressiwick.com.
Gallery 343, 343 E. Seventh St., Loveland, will present an exhibition featuring the art of Patrick Price from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on Friday, August 13.
The exhibition will be a journey into how these pieces were created as well as a journey into symbolism and art theory.
The event is free and will provide refreshments and pinball for everyone.
Private screenings can be scheduled from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, August 13-29, by emailing email@example.com.
For more details, visit facebook.com/343.Gallery.
FoCoMX Drive and Jive
The 2021 FoCoMX Drive and Jive will feature free live music, food trucks and a Makers Market from noon to 4 p.m. on Sundays August 8 and 22 at Holiday Twin Drive-In, 2206 S. Overland Trail, Fort Collins.
The August 8 show will feature The Great Salmon Famine and Native Station, and the August 22 show will feature 12 Cents for Marvin and Swashbuckling Doctors.
On August 29, the Slim Cessna Auto Club will perform at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $ 13.
A free Blast-n-Scrap event on September 5 from noon to 4 p.m. will feature young musicians.
For more details, visit focoma.org.
Tribute to seniors
The Colorado Gerontological Society presents the 32nd Annual (Virtual) Seniors Tribute from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on August 13-14.
The Salute will feature Hazel Miller and the Collective, the Central City Opera and guests Scott Denning, professor of atmospheric science at Colorado State University, who will present “The 3 S’s of Climate Change,” and John Henderson, co-founder of ‘Active Minds, which will present “Bridges to High Speed”.
Also in attendance will be Lieutenant Governor Dianne Primavera and Eileen Doherty, Executive Director of the Colorado Gerontological Society.
The Salute will also include a Resource Fair and Resources on the Porch.
The event is free.
For more details and to receive a free gift bag, call 866-294-3971 or register at SeniorAnswers.org.
Windsor Community Playhouse, 561 E. Garden Drive, Unit A, Windsor, will present “Melodrama Mayhem” in three acts at 7 pm on Fridays and Saturdays and at 2 pm on Sundays, August 13-29.
The audience will cheer on the hero, sigh for the heroine and hoot and whistle the bad guys in vaudeville-style comedies and olio acts.
Tickets cost $ 20.
At 2:00 pm on Sunday, September 12, the theater will present Rick Blessing and The Trip Ziegler Quartet back by popular demand for a morning “Sinatra… Night Club Style! spectacle. Tickets for this show are also $ 20.
The theater’s 2021-22 season begins October 8 with “Geezers”.
Details and tickets are available at windsorplayhouse.org.