Colorado State Fair Starts Today

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Published Friday, August 24, 2018

The Colorado State Fair opens for its annual 11-day run Friday with a PRCA rodeo and concert with the Oak Ridge Boys. The fair will run through Labor Day, September 3.

Each day is packed with events, activities, exhibits, rodeos, concerts, and more. The full schedule is available at Featured entertainers include Larry the Cable Guy, Old Dominion and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts.

Free music and other entertaining features will be held throughout the multi-day event. Other options include one of the country's largest traveling carnivals, artwork, crafts, food competitions, thrilling rodeo action, a wide variety of food and merchandise booths and a Fiesta Day honoring Colorado's ties to the Hispanic culture.

The fairgrounds are open Monday through Thursday from noon to 11:00 p.m., and Friday through Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Labor Day hours are also 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. may earn an affiliate commission if you purchase products or services through links in an article. Prices, when displayed, are accurate at the time of publication but may change over time. Commissions do not influence editorial independence.

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