Great Plates for a great cause starts March 1 in Fort Collins
Dinner at Fish Restaurant & Market, one of the participating restaurants.
While Denver Restaurant Week is now under way in Denver, Fort Collins is gearing up for Great Plates of Downtown Fort Collins, an annual event that runs from March 1 through March 14.
This year, 35 eateries are participating in the two-week event by, offering dinner specials for $25 and breakfast specials for just $2.50. (The cost of the meal does not include donation, tip or tax.) Participating restaurants include Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar, CooperSmith's Pub & Brewing, Snooze and many more.
Servers will also provide envelopes so that diners can leave donations to support the Food Bank for Larimer County. Last year, diners who participated in Great Plates collectively donated $20,800, which supplied over 83,000 meals for people in the community. Visit their website for more information and to see a list of participating restaurants.
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