FORT MOrgan, colorado

Resting place of Philip K. Dick and his sister Jane

Fort Morgan, CO is a small rural municipality of about 11,000 located 75 miles NE of downtown Denver and Denver International Airport, along Interstate 76. Amtrak and Greyhound have stations in the town. Check our carpool page to offer or request a ride to the Festival.

Conferences, book fairs and art exhibitions will take place at the Morgan Community College on the east side of town (2 miles from downtown). Along Main St you'll find the Fort Morgan Museum, the cinema, and the various eateries, all within walking distance.

Philip K. Dick is buried next to his twin sister, Jane, in Riverside Cemetery, just five blocks from the Library and Museum. Plot: Section K, block 1, lot 56.

For more information visit Fort Morgan’s official website and Morgan County Tourism.


In addition to several hotels, Fort Morgan offers VRBO and AIRBNB rental houses for lodging options.


There is a choice of restaurants along Main street. Two main spots for the festival are:

Cables Pub and Grill and Acapulco Bay will be the main places to socialize around a beer and food.


In mid-June, Fort Morgan, CO, typically experiences warm and pleasant weather. Average temperatures during this time of year range from the high 70s to low 90s Fahrenheit (around 25-35°C).