Loveland Sweetheart Festival in Foundry Plaza

Sweetheart Festival

Celebrate all things LOVE in the Sweetheart City. The free Loveland Sweetheart Festival returns to Loveland February 10, 2024. Bring the family or your sweetheart and Join us in downtown Loveland as we enjoy live music, art installations, local beers, interactive activities and more!

Winter Wonderlights Aerial Photo

Winter Wonderlights

Winter Wonderlights™ returns for the 2023 holiday season from Saturday, November 18, 2023 through Monday, January 1, 2024 at the Chapungu Sculpture Park at Centerra in Loveland, Colorado just east of the Promenade Shops retail center at U.S. Hwy. 34 and I-25. Each night, visitors can walk through the beautiful park and enjoy 150,000 lights including holiday string lights, twinkling bulbs, LED mappable snowflakes, illuminated African stone sculptures and 30-minute music and light shows every night. The light and music show features eight total songs and moving lights on the 23 foot tall LED mappable Christmas Tree. Special programming, the inflatable igloo stage and local vendors will be onsite during Winter Wonderlights LIVE nights, offered during select weekends.

Scarecrow in a corn field

Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt

The Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt is back! From October 13-31, 2023 head to Loveland and hunt for scarecrows all around town. Artistic scarecrows are waiting for you across the city – from downtown to Centerra with all sorts of fun places in between. These aren’t your typical scarecrows – each has been meticulously designed by local artists and businesses to show off Loveland’s thriving art community. The hunt is free and open to everyone. Players who complete the hunt will win a prize and be eligible for other prizes based upon points. Everyone who plays will also be entered into a grand prize drawing.

Loveland Holiday Gnome Ebbie

Hunt for Holiday Gnomes Scavenger Hunt

From December 1 – January 1, 2024, head to Loveland and find our loveable, illuminated holiday gnomes scattered around downtown. Each gnome has been “adopted” and designed by a local business or organization and can easily be found by walking around our downtown core. The hunt is free and open to everyone. Players who find the 9 gnomes downtown will be entered into a grand prize drawing, and can claim a completion prize at the Loveland Visitors Center. Three additional prizes will be given out based upon points. Have fun!

Discover the pulse of Loveland, Colorado through our year-round featured events. From art festivals to live performances, immerse yourself in a tapestry of culture, entertainment, and unforgettable experiences for all to love.