In a press release sent out Wednesday, Townsquare Media has announced that they have acquired Taste of Fort Collins from Team Player Productions out of Denver. Townsquare Media's first event as owners of the event will take place June 10th - June 12th, 2016.

Townsquare Media is committed to preserving the essence of this great festival by delivering a program filled with more than 50 local and national restaurants, craft beer and wine pavilions for beverages, entertainment from regionally and internationally acclaimed musicians, over 100 local artisans and vendors, plus a ‘Kidz Zone’ designed to entertain the little ones.

“We are very excited to bring Taste of Fort Collins into our portfolio of great and expanding events into our dynamic region,” said Pat Kelley, Market President, Townsquare Media Northern Colorado. “The Taste of Fort Collins has a rich history, gaining significant attention not only in Northern Colorado but nationally over the years, and we’re excited to continue to grow and elevate this signature event.”

“When we agreed to sell Taste of Fort Collins, we wanted to make sure the new owners would be a great fit in the community and for the brand,” said Jason Ornstein, President, Team Player Productions.  “Townsquare Media is part of the Northern Colorado community via local radio stations, and has its live event roots in music, food and craft beer – all elements we believed were vital for this great event’s future success.”

Townsquare Media is a diversified media, entertainment, and digital marketing company that owns and operates market-leading radio, digital and live event properties in 66 markets across the U.S.  It owns and operates five radio stations in the Northern Colorado region, including KUAD (K99), KTRR (Tri 102.5), KMAX  (94.3X), KKPL (99.9 The Point), and KARS (Rock 102.9).

For Taste of Fort Collins sponsorship opportunities or vendor information, please contact Amanda Power at 203.900.5503.

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