Store News

What you'll find below:

The New System is LIVE!

Dan Abrams Tickets are on Sale Now! 

Old Firehouse Books now offering a Teacher Discount! 

Summer Programs are On Their Way! 

Manhattan Beach Ticket Preorder Deal!


Attention Old Firehouse Patrons! We have A Brief Announcement:

Out new point of sale system is now live! We're very excited about this upgrade, but it's a lot to learn. We're going slow and steady, so please bear with us as we work to getting back up to speed. It's going to be such an improvement over the old system once we all know what we're doing again!

Thank you so much for your patience. And thanks, as always, for being the best patrons we could ask for!


Tickets for An Evening with ABC's Dan Abrams are on sale now! 

ABC's cheif legal correspondent will be joining us at the Fort Collins Hilton on June 19th at 7pm to talk about his new book Lincoln's Last Trial, the true story of Abraham Lincoln’s last murder trial, a case in which he had deep personal involvement and which played out in the nation’ newspapers as he began his presidential campaign. It is a moment in history that shines a light on our legal system, as in this case Lincoln fought a legal battle that remains incredibly relevant today.

Tickets cost $5 per person and act as a five-dollar off coupon when buying a copy of the book. You can purchase tickets online here, in the store, or over the phone. 


Old Firehouse Books is excited to announce they will now be offering a teacher discount to anyone at a PreK-12 school! Next time you're in our store shopping for items for you classroom, just present a valid school ID and receive 20% off your purchase. The teacher discount cannot be paired with Trade Credit. This discount does not apply to personal items being purchased. 


Summer is almost upon us (some days, it feels like it already is!) and that means the Summer Reading Programs and a slew of other fun, bookish summer activities are on their way! Sign ups for the annual Kids and Teen/Adult Reading Progams open on May 14th. The return of Where's Waldo Local, and the similar-but-oh-so-different Bard in the Bar will go live in July. And the Writers Workshop is returning, better than ever, starting in May! 

For more information about any or all of these fantastic summerlong events, check out the Summer Programs page


This year's Fort Collins Reads book for 2018 has been announced:

Manhattan Beach, by Jennifer Egan! 

Are you excited? So are we! That's why we're offering a special deal for this year's Fort Collins Reads author. As of May 22nd, customers who pre-purchase Manhattan Beach in paperback will also be able to pre-purchase a General Admission ticket ($10 each) to the event on November 4th. Customers will also receive 20% off the book! Books can be picked up in store starting June 5th but tickets can only be picked up starting September 4th. This deal ends on June 30th so place your order soon! Please note: This is a strict one book, one ticket deal. Any additional tickets can be purchased starting September 4th. 

More information about Fort Collins Reads can be found here


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Old Firehouse Books

232 Walnut Street Old Town Fort Collins, CO 80524 

(970)484-7898, info@oldfirehousebooks.com


Store Hours

Monday - Thursday 9:00am to 8:00pm, Friday & Saturday 9:00am to 9:00pm & Sunday 9:00am to 6:00pm 


Trade Desk Hours 

Monday - Saturday 10:00am to 5:00pm & Sunday - 12:00pm to 4:00pm