Has it been too hot lately for you in the state of Colorado? You might feel a little cooler once we tell you that the date has been set for Fort Collins holiday lights to be turned on.

According to the Downtown Fort Collins website, this year's holiday celebration will take place on Friday, November 3rd starting at 5:30 pm and running until 7 pm.

The event is free to the public and most of the downtown activities happen at the Oak Street Plaza.

If you are new to the city of Fort Collins, the lights throughout downtown are definitely a sight to see many times during the season. The lights illuminate seven blocks of the city and can be seen throughout College Avenue as well as Laporte and Magnolia.

Mark it on your calendar and get ready, because the holiday season will be here sooner than you know!