There’s no need to set up a playdate or call the nanny if parents are in the mood for a great craft beer around FoCo. We’ve created a list of the best kid-friendly breweries in the Fort Collins area that will have your kids entertained with activities, kid-friendly food, or spaces to run around.
Next time you’re thinking of skipping happy hour because of the kids, save this list of the best kid-friendly breweries in Fort Collins and check it out!
Kid City Guide advocates for responsible drinking. If you’re planning on visiting any of the options on this list, make sure to plan ahead, drink responsibly, and have one person as a designated driver.
Where: 2160 W Drake Rd A1, Fort Collins, CO 80526
Hours: Monday- Thursday 2 PM-9 PM | Friday- Saturday 12 PM -10 PM | Saturday 12 PM -8 PM
This music-themed brewery is every family’s dream.
This will probably be your next favorite spot to visit with the family! Let’s start by everything kids can enjoy at Intersect: they will find toys and books appropriate for different ages, foam floor mats, a corn hole, darts, a train set, and Legos. Kids will find something to be entertained and play with both indoors and outdoors, while parents enjoy excellent beer and local food.
There’s no better option for a kid-friendly brewery than a brewery run by parents!
Gilded Goat Brewing Company
Where: 3500 S College Ave #194, Fort Collins, CO 80525
Hours: Sunday 12 PM-7 PM | Monday 1 PM-9 PM | Tuesday 1 PM-9 PM | Wednesday 1 PM-9 PM | Thursday 1 PM-9 PM | Friday 12 PM-9 PM | Saturday 12 PM-9 PM
Besides serving many styles of beers, The Gilded Goat features an upstairs area filled with activities and things for kids, including games and coloring books!
Kids can enjoy snacks like chips, pretzels, and plenty of space to spread out!
DC Oakes Brewhouse and Eatery
Where: 3581 E Harmony Rd #110, Fort Collins, CO 80528
Hours: Monday- Wednesday: 11 AM – 11 PM | Thursday- Friday 11 AM – 12 AM | Saturday 9 AM – 12 AM | Sunday 9 AM -11 PM
DC Oakes offers amazing hand-crafted beer for the adults, and for the little ones of the family they offer great tasting food, a Kids Eat Free day, and great entertainment such as magicians and face painting!
There’s even a play structure outside. Families are more than welcome in DC Oakes!
New Belgium Brewing Company
Where: 500 Linden St, Fort Collins, CO 80524
Hours: Thursday-Monday: 12-8 PM
New Belgium is not only an award-winning brewery where adults will find new and amazing beers each time but also a family favorite when it comes to kid-friendly spaces.
It features plenty of outdoor space for the kids to run around and play yard games! Sometimes they host outdoor movie nights for the whole family!
Purpose Brewing & Cellars
Where: 4025 S Mason Street, Fort Collins, Colorado
Hours: Wednesday: 4 – 9 PM | Thursday: 2 – 9 PM “New Beer Thursdays” | Friday: 12 – 9 PM | Saturday: 12 – 9 PM | Sunday: 12 – 7 PM
Purpose Brewing is the perfect place for a family outing.
While parents enjoy a great beer kids can have fun with toys and games for different age levels in the Barn Room! Families will spend a great time on the cozy couches. There are also kid-friendly eats, like crackers and chips!
Odell Brewing Company
Where: 800 E Lincoln Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524
Hours: Monday- Tuesday 12 PM-7 PM | Wednesday- Sunday 11 AM-8 PM
Odell Brewing Company is known for offering excellent options for beer.
You can enjoy live music on the huge patio where kids will run around and play for hours while you enjoy your beer and tasty food options from the food trucks!
Horse & Dragon Brewing Company, Craft Brewery
Where: 124 Racquette Dr, Fort Collins, CO 80524
Hours: Monday – Thursday 2-7 PM | Friday – Sunday 12-7 PM
Horse & Dragons offer high-quality and tasty beers for the grown-ups and pretzels and animal crackers for the little ones joining them.
The place welcomes families with kids of all ages and encourages parents to bring games or activities from home for their little ones to be entertained.