Thanks to Nicole Marie Photography for this years background photo!

2018 July 24th -28th Schedule Coming SOON!


Fair Entry is FREE this year:

You will need to purchase tickets for Grandstand Events, Carnival & Wine Tasting. Fair admission includes access to: 

  • Vendors
  • Celebration Stage Entertainment
  • Kids Zone Activities include: Jump Houses, Race Car, Face Painting, Balloons, Safari Animal Rides, and Barrel Train!
  • Grounds Acts include: Bear Hollow Carvers & Grizzly Bears!
  • Tours include: Pavilion Animals, Small Animals in Mahindra Arena, & Open Class Exhibits in Community Building 

2018 Ticketed Events:

Paradise Amusement Carnival:

The carnival requires separate ticket purchase for rides and games. Tickets are available for purchase on site at the carnival ticket kiosks, below are 3 special offers just for you!

  • Basic Package (see above)
  • Fun Pack – $99 includes (4): carnival passes, gate admission, souvenir cups and 5 token packs.
  • Partner Package Wednesday ONLY – $50 includes (2): Unlimited Ride Passes, gate admission, meal vouchers. MUST be pre-purchased by Friday July 21,2017.
Open Class Schedule – C Building

A central part of any county fair is the many exhibits entered by residents from all over the County. Are you a photographer? Gardener? Scrapbooker? Quilter? We want you to show off your skills. Each year, we get a fresh look at the many talents hidden in Western Colorado. The Open Class competition is open to all adults who are over 18 and are currently not participating in 4-H.

  • Friday, July 21 8am-2pm 100 Series Entries
  • Saturday, July 22 8am-2pm 100 Series Entries
  • Sunday, July 23th CLOSED FOR JUDGING
  • Monday, July 24th 8am-2pm 300 Series Entries
  • Tuesday, July 25th 12n-9pm Public
  • Wednesday, July 26th 11am-9pm Public
  • Thursday, July 27th 11am-9pm Public
  • Friday, July 28th 11am-10pm Public
  • Saturday, July 29th 11am-9pm Public
  • Sunday, July 30th 9am-2pm Entries Released

Gates Times

  • Tuesday           11am-10pm
  • Wednesday      10am-10pm
  • Thursday          11am-10pm
  • Friday               11am-11pm
  • Saturday           10am-11pm

Carnival Times

  • Tuesday 2pm-11pm
  • Wednesday 2pm-11pm
  • Thursday 2pm-11pm
  • Friday 11am-12md
  • Saturday 11am-12md

Beer Garden

  • Tuesday           3pm-10pm
  • Wednesday     3pm-10pm
  • Thursday         3pm-11pm
  • Friday              1pm-11pm
  • Saturday         11am-11pm

4H/FFA Animals

  • Tuesday              11am-10pm
  • Wednesday         10am-10pm
  • Thursday             11am-10pm
  • Friday                  11am-11pm
  • Saturday              10am-11pm

Farmers Market – Outside the Gates

  • 10am-1pm & 5pm-7pm Wednesday ONLY

Wine Tasting In Gazebo Park

  • 6pm-8pm Thursday ONLY 

2017 Grounds Acts Schedule by Day

Daily Shows: Nascar Simulator, Face Painting, Balloons, Safari Animals, Barrel Train, Color Wall

Pig Races – 5 Shows Daily
  • Tuesday, July 25th – 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm, 7pm
  • Wednesday, July 26th – 10:30am, 12:30pm, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:30pm,
  • Thursday, July 27th – 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm, 7pm
  • Friday, July 28th – 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm, 7pm
  • Saturday, July 29th – 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm, 7pm
  • Tuesday, July 25th 12pm-8pm
  • Wednesday, July 26th 10am-8pm
  • Thursday, July 27th 12pm-8pm
  • Friday, July 28th 12pm-8pm
  • Saturday, July 29th 12pm-8pm
Bear Hollow Wood Carvers – 4 Shows Daily
  • Tuesday, July 25th – 12:30am, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:30pm
  • Wednesday, July 26th – 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm, 5:30pm
  • Thursday, July 27th – 12:30am, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:30pm
  • Friday, July 28th – 12:30am, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:30pm
  • Saturday, July 29th – 12:30am, 2:30pm, 4:30pm, 6:30pm

2017 Celebration Stage Schedule by Day

  • 5:30pm-6:30pm Loose Cannon Band
  • 7pm-8:15pm bonetree
  • 8:45pm-10pm Vintage Voltage
  • 5:30pm-6:30pm The Sweet Lillies
  • 7pm-8:15pm The Great Western Heritage Show
  • 8:45pm-10pm Destinee Reed
  • 5:30pm-6:45pm Ric Gaines
  • 7:15pm-8:30pm Oxymorons
  • 9pm-11pm The Real Deal
  • 5:30pm-6:45pm Victoria Ramsey
  • 7:15pm-8:30pm JACK+JILL
  • 9pm-11pm Bicycle Annie
  • 5:30pm-6:45pm Morgan Crouse
  • 7:15pm-8:30pm Bluegrass Offenders
  • 9pm-11pm DouBious Brothers

Thanks to Nicole Marie Photography for this years background photo!

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