Summer Events

Upcoming Events

Friday Afternoon Club

International House

Tubing Beaver Meadows

International Symposium

Lory Student Center

International Symposium

Lory Student Center

International Symposium

Lory Student Center

Friday Afternoon Club

International House

All Events

Our summer events vary year to year.

View our past events below!

July 4th Celebration

July 4th Celebration

When: Thursday, July 4
Meet at City Park at 7:30pm (exact location will be emailed to participants)
Free event, food available for purchase

Join us as we celebrate the 4th of July with fireworks in City Park! We’ll meet at 7:30 and hang out, get to know each other, enjoy the available food trucks, and then enjoy the fireworks between 9:30-10pm. We recommend bringing a chair or blanket to sit on.

FCIC’s 14th Annual Frontier Days Rodeo and Indian Village Trip

When: Saturday, July 20
Meet at: 9:30am at International House
Return time: 8:00pm
Cost: $26

The Fort Collins International Center (FCIC) is pleased to announce its 14th annual trip to the “Daddy of ’em all” rodeo in Cheyenne, Wyoming. Frontier Days is the largest outdoor rodeo in the world.

The rodeo consists of bull riding, steer wrestling, wild horse racing, bucking broncos riding, roping as well as other events.  Frontier park consists of a fairground, an electric bull to ride (extra fee for this event), American west craft stalls as well as cowboy hats and belt stalls to name a few.

After the rodeo, look around the park or the museum before heading over to the Indian village where they perform a series of their dances in full costume and explain the dances and their meaning…on the last dance you are allowed to join in!

Colorado Rockies Game

When: Tuesday, July 30
Meet at 3:45 pm at Laurel Hall

Join us for a major league baseball game between the Colorado Rockies and Los Angeles Dodgers! The game begins at 6:40pm, so we will be leaving campus by 4pm to arrive in Denver on time for the start of the game. The game will likely last about 3 hours, so expect to be back home in Fort Collins around midnight.

Price includes game ticket and transportation to and from the ballpark. The first 10,000 fans will receive a coupon for $1 hot dog purchase. Bring a light jacket and money for snacks, drinks and merchandise at the park!

Day Trip to Rocky Mountain National Park

When: Thursday, August 15
Time: Meet at 7:30 am at Laurel Hall
Return time: ~5:00pm,
Cost: $15 per person for transportation

Join us for a trip to the beautiful Rocky Mountain National Park and Estes Park. We will begin with a scenic drive through the park watching for wildlife as we head to the trailhead. The trail is in the valley and has great views of Long’s Peak. We will hike for a couple of miles for this relatively easy hike. After this picturesque morning, we will head back to Estes Park for lunch and to spend some time exploring the town. You can bring your lunch or buy it in Estes Park.

13th Annual Hike to Twin Sisters Peak

When: Saturday, August 17
Time: Meet at 6:00 am at International House, 1400 W. Elizabeth St.
Return time: ~3:00pm, earlier if the weather turns
Cost: $15 per person for transportation

Join FCIC for this beautiful and challenging hike. This hike is adults only as it is over 8.4 miles with a 2500 feet elevation gain, and goes up to 11,500 ft above sea level. During the hike, you will have amazing views of Long’s and Meeker peaks as well as over the Front Range and Rocky Mountain National Park.

Labor Day Hangout

Labor Day Hang Out

When: Monday, September 2nd
Time: 1313 Skyline Dr
Time: 5:30pm
End time: 9:00pm

Free food, games and activities.

Join the Cultural Mentors for a Labor Day Hang Out! We will get together to eat good food, play lawn games and meet and relax with others from the CSU community on Labor Day.

Learn more about our Ongoing, Fall and Spring Events!