Fairs and festivals in Aurora, Castle Rock, and more.
County fair season in Colorado is here with summer festivals planned across Colorado and the Denver Broncos are back, and Cheyenne Frontier Days continues this weekend with Brooks & Dunn, Sam Hunt, Russell Dickerson and Elvie Shane.
DENVER — Kenny Chesney returns to Denver this weekend after postponing his concert dates in 2020 and 2021. The "Here and Now" stadium tour will make a stop at Empower Field at Mile High in Denver on Saturday, July 30. Chesney will be joined by Dan + Shay, Old Dominion and Carly Pearce.
Denver Broncos Training Camp
ENGLEWOOD — see the 2022 Denver Broncos team in action for the first time. Training Camp is back, free and open to the public for 14 practices through Thursday, Aug. 11. Gates open at 9 a.m. and the practices begin at 10 a.m
Cheyenne Frontier Days
CHEYENNE — Located just seven miles past the Colorado-Wyoming border, Cheyenne Frontier Days, CFD, the Daddy of 'em All, is a must-see. It's the world's largest outdoor rodeo and western celebration. The ten-day event continues through Sunday, July 31. There's a carnival, western art show, old west museum, dancin' saloon, old frontier town, daily rodeos, professional bull riding, Indian Village and night show entertainment acts.
This weekend’s entertainment lineup includes Sam Hunt, Russell Dickerson, Brooks & Dunn, Elvie Shane, Koe Wetzel, Nelly and Jelly Roll. There will also be a parade through downtown Cheyenne on Saturday, July 30. To see the Cheyenne Frontier Days schedule or to purchase tickets, check out CFDRodeo.com.
Arapahoe County Fair
AURORA — The Arapahoe County Fair is back in Aurora from Thursday, July 28 to Sunday, July 31. Included in the admission price is event parking, unlimited carnival rides, two CPRA rodeos, fireworks, tractor pulls, Dock Dogs, mutton bustin’, public competitions, petting farm, 4-H livestock shows, the Kids’ Corral and homestead take-and-make crafts. Fireworks are scheduled for Friday and Saturday night. Head to ArapahoeCountyFair.com to see a complete event schedule or to purchase tickets.
Douglas County Fair & Rodeo
CASTLE ROCK — The Douglas County Fair and Rodeo begins Friday, July 29. The Fair Parade begins at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in downtown Castle Rock. There will be horses, floats, music, candy, smiles and more. The 2022 Douglas County Fair runs to Sunday, Aug. 7. Visit DouglasCountyFairandRodeo.com for a complete fair schedule.
Weld County Fair
GREELEY — The 104th annual Weld County Fair is a free, annual event in Greeley with music, food, displays and car show.
CONFIER — The annual Elevation Celebration, which takes place on Saturday, July 30 and Sunday, July 31, is Conifer's signature summer festival. There's a street fair with live music on two stages, vendors, food, games, kids’ zone and more, all on Conifer's Sutton Road. A complete Elevation Celebration schedule can be seen at GoConifer.com.