Events

Here at Ace we want to make donating back into the community as fun as humanly possible. So we are now hosting a monthly poker night in Fort Collins that does exactly that. We will have food and drink specials running all night, and interesting ways to buy back in, if lady luck isn’t on your side. Not to mention some awesome prizes, fun giveaways & swag, and it all helps a good cause!

Off The Hook ArtsThis month is a special edition of Poker Night and proceeds will benefit Off The Hook Arts – whose mission is to provide free and low-cost music performance education for students in the community while cultivating a love of the performing arts through public concerts featuring world-class musicians and interdisciplinary collaborations among the arts, sciences, and humanities.

What: Poker Night at Ace Gillett’s

When: Wednesday, October 3rd

Top prize: An overnight stay at the Armstrong Hotel
Second Prize: $50 Gift Card to Ace Gillett’s
Third Prize: $10 Gift Card to Ace Gillett’s

Buy in is $10

Proceeds Benefit Off The Hook Arts

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Ramen Warrior

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Join us for an intimate series of seven cocktail classes focusing on the six “root” cocktail recipes- The Flip, The Old Fashioned, The Daiquiri, The Highball, The Martini, and The Sidecar. Each class will focus on the history, ingredients, evolution, and legacy of a single root cocktail and how both modern and classic cocktails can trace their origins […]

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