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Things to Do in Greeley, CO This Weekend

The Pines at Southmoor Apartments in Greeley, CO sits just off 23rd AVE and 30th ST. adjacent to Anna Gimmestad Memorial Park and just minutes from downtown, giving families access to a lot of fun and exciting things to do in Greeley!


Yes, you need to check out the main attraction and take the family. If you visit anything in Greeley, be sure to check out the Colorado Model Railroad Museum. The museum was founded in 2002 by David G. Trussell and took 7 years to create the 10,000 square foot facility. Throughout the year, you can see many different exhibits such as the Department 56 Christmas Villages Collection, the Lionel Trains Collection and the C & S 10583 Caboose-1919.

The museum also offers a variety of learning programs such as the Youth Program, Scouth Program and the Education Program. Each program highlights different resources in the railroad industry as well as summer camps, Lego robotics workshops, and merit badges for the Scouts. You can also become a Scout Sponder through their website.

  680 10th ST Greeley, CO 80631

Founded in 2015 by Neil Fisher and Colin Jones, WeldWerks Brewing Co. is a staple in Greeley, CO! The story goes that if Neil could win a medal at the Big Beer, Belgians and Barleywind Festival that he would consider opening a brewery. Well, he didn't win just one medal, he won two! With a top notch staff who care about the quality of beer they serve as well as awesome customer service, this place is a must visit!

WeldWerks has produced over 300+ different kinds of beers in the last 4 years and continues to explore all different flavors. The brewery prides themselves on "Fine-Tuned Beer", meaning that a batch is not served unless it is absolutely perfect. Be sure to check out the different events that WeldWerks host throughout the year. You can find a list of current events.

 508 8th AVE Greeley, CO 80631

Want to go swimming but it is too cold outside? Check out the Family FunPlex in Greeley!

The community recreation center is located in the Twin River Community Park and offers several different amenities, services, and programs! They also offer birthday party packages, room rentals and more!

Amenities offered are:

  • Adventure Island Indoor Waterpark
  • Swimming Lessons
  • Lifeguard Training
  • Fitness classes
  • River Run Minature Golf
  • SilverSneakers Classes
  • Child Care
  • Twin Rivers Ball Park & Amphitheater

 1501 65th AVE Greeley, CO 80634

The Greeley Ice Hause is the coolest place in town...literally!

Public ice skating is offered Monday-Tuesday, Thursday-Friday from 12-1:30 PM, Wednesdays from 6:15-7:45 PM and weekends from 12-1:30 PM. On Fridays & Saturdays from 6:30-8 PM the facility offers Cosmic Skating.

Throughout the year, Skate Camps are offered! Check out their website to see when they are hosting their Hockey Camps and Figure Skating Camps. They also offer a variety of other classes such as:

  • Learn to Skate Programs
  • Public Ice Hockey
  • Youth Hockey
  • Adult Hockey
  • Curling
  • Broomball
  • Child Care
  • And many others!

 900 8th AVE Greeley, CO 80631

Wiley Roots Brewing Company was opened in 2013 and was founded by Kyle and Miranda Carbaugh. Independently owned, the brewery has won many awards at the Great American Beer Festival such as the silver medal in 2018, gold medal in 2017, gold medal in 2015, and the bronze medal in 2013. They also won the silver medal in 2017 at the Mazer Cup International.

When visiting, be sure to try out their Lemon Meringue Tart, a sour ale with pureed lemon, milk sugar, and vanilla dry hopped with Lemondrop hops. You can also get these drinks to go! Check out the rest of their menu here.

 625 3rd ST D Greeley, CO 80631


Greeley is one of the largest cities in Colorado and has become a driving force in culture, community events, and entertainment in the Northern Colorado region. As a result, the city’s dining scene is an eclectic fusion of local tradition and international flavor. These five must-try restaurants define Greeley’s culinary culture, from laid-back bistros and cafes, to innovative food served in luxury settings.



Best Pizza

Santeramo's Pizza House and Italian Food is a popular Italian food restaurant that was named in honor of the Santeramo Family who imagrated from Italy. The restaurant opened in 1962 and was operated by the Santeramo family until 1987 when June retired. The restaurant reopened in 2008 by the famillies youngest son. Santeramo's uses their old family recipes passed down from generation to generation. Based off their amazing reviews on Google, you should try one of their calzones or the chicken parmesan! Make sure to end the meal with one of their desserts, such as the Santeramo's Original Fruit Pizza or their Traditional Spumoni Ice Cream.

 1229 10th Ave Greeley, CO 80631


Best Diner

Fat Albert's is a staple in the community of Greeley. With a menu that can accommodate all appetites, you are sure to find something you love here! Make sure to start off with one of their delicious appetizers and always order dessert when you are done with your meal! Fat Albert's has many award-winning homemade pies & other desserts to choose from! We recommend the blueberry crumb pie! According to their Google reviews, their Monte Cristo is a must try which has been their best seller for the last 35 years!

 1717 23rd Ave Greeley, CO 80634


Best Seafood

Lucky Fins Seafood Grill is a popular spot for seafood, cajun food, sushi, & drinks! They have been voted the best seafood restaurant the last 6 years in a row by Boise Weekly & The Greeley Tribune! Lucky Fins is locally owned and operated, so eating here will help support the community. Each day, there is a new chalkboard special, so be sure to check that before ordering! Based off of their Google reviews, other patrons recommend the sushi rolls, crab, and happy hour!

 4530 Centerplace Dr Greeley, CO 80634


Best Sushi

Looking for a good bowl of spicy ramen? This is the place for you. Open for lunch and dinner, their menu has a wide variety of all Japanese dishes. With Specialties such as sushi and ramen you cant go wrong. Daruma also offers delivery through Grubhub for those who can't make it into the restaurant!

 1702 8th Ave Greeley, CO 80631



University Schools

 6525 W 18th ST Greeley, ST 80634

Winograd K-8 School

 620 N 71st AVE Greeley, CO 80634