The Colorado State Fair Parade will be held Saturday, Aug. 23, to help kick off the Fair! Every year the parade is packed full of local bands, business, and even non-profits to show their support to Pueblo and the Pueblo State Fair!
When: The parade starts at 10 a.m.
Where: In the Mesa Junction area, on Colorado, going across Abriendo Avenue, down Union Avenue to First Street and then north up Main Street to Eighth Street.
Who: Everyone is encourage to attend (approximately 40,000 spectators are estimated to attend the parade).
The Colorado State Fair Parade is one of the oldest parades in Colorado and is coordinated by the Greater Pueblo Chamber of Commerce and its State Fair Parade Committee. If, you were hoping that your business could join the parade the deadline to sign up was August 1st!
In addition to the parade there are a ton of great events coming to the State Fair this year! My favorites are the interactive mobile displays. August 23-24th; August 29 – September 1st at Coca-Cola Park. You can win prizes and learn interesting facts about your health. Thy your hand at trivia wheel, bean bag toss, and photo booths. Thanks to Kaiser Permanente
Or how about Sharing the Share a Coke this Summer with Coke August 22-24th. Inside the Colorado Building you can create an 8 oz. bottle for you and one for a friend and commence with the sharing! Your name and a friend’s name will be printed on the spot!
And while you’re roaming around you can sample Turkey Hill ice cream from noon-5 pm daily at the Turnkey Hill Giant Cow by Loaf ‘N Jug store.
For more information and Colorado State Fair hours make sure to visit their website!