Photos by Madison Brandt
Creative writing major, Kevin Chow, shoots people on their bikes with his water gun as they ride by during the annual Fort Collins Tour de Fat.
International studies major, Beatriz Urrulia, shows some true Tour de Fat spirit Saturday morning.
Daniel Hanaen flips pancakes for the guests who flock in and out of his front yard Saturday morning during the annual Fort Collins Tour de Fat.
Brooke Richley watches the wild crowd of Fort Collins locals and visitors fly by her during the Tour de Fat ride Saturday. While this event was centered around brew culture, many families dressed up thier children to enjoy the festivities.
Jason Brafield (front) and Barry Bliss (back) ride on a funky, homemade tandem bike during the Tour de Fat this past Saturday. People showed up to the festival on all sorts of bikes that were decordated, ridiculous, and screaming Tour de Fat/Fort Collins pride.
All Saturday Fort Collins locals and visitors showed their unique, creative side through the costumes they sported at the Tour de Fat. Nati Blakwolf shows she colourful side by wearing a full rainbow on her head.
Ashley Schoomaker and Casey Starm giggle as they ride bikes and sport costumes representing the Arrested Development character Tobias.
Kathleen Holland carts her dog, Jones, around Old Town on Saturday during the Tour de Fat.
Jones the dog enjoys the nice breeze, wild costumes, and excentric festivities of Tour de Fat this past Saturday as his owner, Kathleen Holland, bikes him around.
Jonald Solick swallows countless "I found Waldo" jokes as he rides through the crowded streets of Old Town during Tour de Fat this past Saturday.
Jasmine Olsan gets constant comfort as she hugs a fluffy stuffed dog while riding the Tour de Fat this past Saturday.
Farrah Reitsma stands in her front yard spraying hot Tour de Fat participants as they ride by.
Tour de Fat is a festival of early risers, and afternoon sleepers. Eastlyn Hoffman takes a snooze as her parents continue to cheer on Tour de Fat bikers as they pass by Saturday morning.
Dressed as Posidon, Andy Thran, cheers joyfuly as he is sprayed with water during the long, hot Tour de Fat ride. All riders eagerly welcomed water and free refreshments from the yards of houses that lined the Tour de Fat bike course.
Curt Hull and friend, John Oklahoma, give Tour de Fat riders high fives as they pass by on their bikes.
Trace O'Conner directs a giant dragon down the streets of Fort Collins during the annual Tour de Fat this past Saturday. Anyone who wants to purchase one of these fantastic wood creatures can go to plynosaur.com.
Kai Rich, Violet Breger and Juniper Rich attempt to steal high fives from the wild crowd of Tour de Fat bikers Saturday morning.
Kent Nightwalker dances to some free jams outside on Mountian street during the annual Fort Collins Tour de Fat Saturday afternoon.
Fort Collins locals and visitors enjoy wild and quirky entertainment at the finish line of Tour de Fat.
Christie Pace rocks out to a Save Colorado Rivers music benefit that took place during the annual Tour de Fat this past Saturday.
Brendan Moran sports a wild knitted animal mask during the Tour de Fat festivities this past Saturday.
New Belgium set up an arena for excited Tour de Fat participants to zip around on quirky and fun bikes during the Tour de Fat Festival this past Saturday.
Pirate father Shaun Harington holds his son, Landen, at the Tour de Fat festival taking place on the edge of Old Town this past Saturday.
Stephiane Linsley enjoys the nice weather with her puppy dog, Wyatt, during the Tour de Fat festival this past Saturday.