News

Celebration Event for Centerra’s Certification as a Community Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation

September 13, 2018

LOVELAND, Colo. – Centerra, the 3,000‐acre master‐planned community located in Loveland, and the High Plains Environmental Center are celebrating the community’s official designation as Colorado’s first Community Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation (NWF).  The community designation celebration will occur on September 20, 2018, from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. To coincide with the event, …

Centerra Announces Certification as a Community Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation

August 22, 2018

LOVELAND, Colo. – Centerra has officially been designated as Colorado’s first Community Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation (NWF). Centerra joins a select group of communities across the nation to share in this honor. A Community Wildlife Habitat project creates multiple habitat areas in backyards, schoolyards, corporate properties, community gardens, parkland and other spaces. …

Sit Back, Relax and Enjoy the Show – Loveland Movie Theater Edition

July 10, 2018

Northern Colorado is known as an outdoorsman’s paradise. Hiking, biking, fishing and kayaking are just a few of the activities that residents and visitors of Loveland, Colorado can take advantage of. While this area has a reputation of outdoor exploration, there is plenty to do for residents that want to switch it up and spend …

Downtown Loveland: Everything You Love at Your Fingertips

Nearly 140 years ago, the City of Loveland was established with a population of 250 people and recognized for being a shipping hub for agriculture and industrial industries due to its location next to the railroad. Hop forward in time to 2018 where downtown Loveland, Colorado is now a world‑renowned art mecca, dining hub, shopping …

May Fun; Loveland and Beyond

May 5, 2017

As the temperature rises so does the number of things to do throughout Colorado. The Lakes offers easy access to fun and entertainment in Loveland and beyond, so we’ve compiled the must‑attend events and activities throughout the region in May. Cinco de Mayo Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in downtown Fort Collins at the Northern Colorado …

An Award-Winning Lake Club

February 28, 2017

We’ve won the Platinum Award for Community Facility from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Best in American Living Awards. In other words, our Lake Club community center is award‑winning! A big thank you to our architect and design partner DTJ Design for giving The Lakes at Centerra residents a community center they love! …

The Lakes at Centerra’s Lake Club Honored with NAHB Recognition

January 25, 2017

McWHINNEY, the master developer of Centerra and The Lakes at Centerra, along with its architect and design partner DTJ DESIGN (DTJ) based in Boulder, is pleased to announce that the Lake Club at The Lakes at Centerra recently won the Platinum Award for Community Facility from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Best in …

Upcoming Events

Loveland Sweetheart Festival: Love Locks Lights

The nation’s Sweetheart City, Loveland, Colorado just got sweeter for Valentine’s Day with the launch of the inaugural Loveland Sweetheart Festival – Love, Locks and Lights.

February 8 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

February 9 @ 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm

More information at Loveland Sweetheart Festival: Love Locks Lights

Become a Certified Interpretive Guide

This 32‑hour course, held Feb. 16, 17, 23, 24 at High Plains Environmental Center and presented by The National Association of Interpretation Certified Interpretive Guide program is designed for anyone delivering informative interpretive programs to the public. If you want to lead guided walks, become a museum docent, or teach environmental education, this training will give you a solid foundation.

Find out more HERE.

Monthly Bird Walks with Sheila Webber

Whether you’re a seasoned birder or an amateur, join Sheila Webber for a bird walk around Equalizer on the First Saturday of each month 8am‑10am from February‑October in 2019.