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Business Appreciation Celebration now Oct 6.

Released on Thursday, September 15, 2022
Contact Information
  • Jill Marx, Communications Specialist, 970-221-6951,
  • Jillian Fresa, Sustainability Specialist, 970-416-2231,

Date Change Update: It has been brought to our attention that the original date of the Business Appreciation Celebration was scheduled during Yom Kippur. We apologize for this oversight and are committed to scheduling future events without conflicts to faith, belief, religious, or other cultural observances.

Therefore, Business Appreciation Celebration is rescheduled for Thursday, October 6, 2022, at 3:00 p.m. at Block One Events. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope you can still join us on this new date.

If you are no longer able to join us on the new date, Thu, Oct 6 at 3:00 p.m., please reach out to Jillian Fresa at

Thanks for your understanding, and we hope to see you next month!

Join us on Thursday, October 6, 2022 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Block One Events for the City of Fort Collins’ annual Business Appreciation Celebration, where business owners, managers, representatives and leaders are celebrated for their contributions to the community. The event will include a panel discussion with local Fort Collins business leaders, including:

We’ll also be streaming a short film during the program that features various Fort Collins businesses sharing their authentic experiences as business owners, leaders and entrepreneurs in our community. This year we will be sharing the stories of five businesses including:

Space is limited. Please register early!