What is Greeley Unexpected?
How Well Do You Know Greeley?
Greeley's a small town, right?
Not anymore! The population is currently over 95,000 and growing and the University of Northern Colorado’s student population is about 12,500. People refer to Greeley as a growing mid-size city with bigger city amenities.
The cultural scene is weak.
No, not by any means!
The Greeley Philharmonic just celebrated its 100th season making it one of the oldest symphony orchestras in the nation
The new Creative District highlights the people, galleries and activities that make Greeley’s creative class glad they’re here www.greeleycreativedistrict.org;
The annual Jazz Festival, Blues Jam, Arts Picnic, Greeley Stampede, Friday Fests and the University of Northern Colorado attract and showcase local, regional and national performers;
The Union Colony Civic Center’s 1,665-seat main hall, 222-theater and Tointon Gallery are celebrating their 25th year hosting local and internationally known performances.
The Greeley Chorale, celebrating its 49th season, performs around the world and is recognized as one of the best choral organizations in the US, and the Greeley Children’s Chorale has been performing for 23 years.
The Moxi Theater, an all ages venue, is now open downtown complementing the Kress Theatre and Lounge indie art theater.
To answer your next question, yep, there’s plenty more.
On Tuesday, December 10, 100 percent of your donation to any of these Weld County nonprofits will be a gift to our community:
- A Kids Place
- A Woman' Place
- Boy Scouts of America
- Boys and Girls Club of Weld County
- The Community Foundation Greeley/Weld County
- Eldergarden Adult Day Program
- Faith Community Service Fund
- GCI Hope Pool and Physical Therapy
- Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra
- Greeley Transitional House
- High Plains Library District Foundation
- Hospice and Palliative Care of Northern Colorado
- Pathways Hospice
- The Greeley Dream Team
- The Humane Society of Weld County
- United Way of Weld County
- Weld Food Bank
- Wild Animal Sanctuary
- Zac's Legacy
If you'd like to learn more, please visit www.ColoradoGivesDay.org.
Greeley Ice Haus
Hosted by Greeley Ice Haus in partnership with the Mountain View Skating Club. Sanctioned by the USFSA.
General Admission: $7
Children 2 & under: FREE
Skate School Basic Skills participants: $3
Tickets available November 1 at the Greeley Ice Haus or call 970-350-9402 to purchase “Will Call” tickets.