- Community Organizations
- County Fair
Annual county fair, rodeo and livestock show.
News from the Fair:
Colorado County Fair Contestants Sought - Contestants are being sought for the Colorado County Fair Queen, King and Junior Queen contests to be held at the Colorado County Fairgrounds Pavilion on Thursday, September 6, 2018.
Girls between the ages of 11 through 14 as of September 1, 2018 are eligible to enter the Junior Queen contest. Requirements include an entry fee of $30 paid by a parent, guardian or sponsor (business or civic club), selling 25 season passes to the fair, a recent headshot photo, and western attire for the event.
Girls and Guys between the ages of 15 through 18 as of September 1, 2018 are eligible to enter the Fair Queen and King contest. Requirements include an entry fee of $50 paid by a parent, guardian or sponsor (business, school or civic group), selling 50 season passes to the fair, a recent headshot photo, and western attire for the
contest. Advertising posters are optional, not mandatory.
Additional requirements for all Fair Queen and King contestants include: must be single, never married, live in or attend school in Colorado County and be willing to represent the Colorado County Fair Association at fair/area events throughout the year, including riding the fair float at area parades to represent Colorado County.
Contestants will be required to participate in private and public interviews the day of the contest with
out-of-county judges starting at 4:30 pm dressed in western attire. The Queen and King contest will follow the Little Miss & Mister, Junior Miss and Junior Queen contests.
There will be an informational MEETING/DEADLINE TO ENTER held on two dates: July 18 or July 19 from
4 pm—6 pm at the fairgrounds office. This meeting is for contestants, or their parents, to fill our entry form, pay fees, bring photos and pick up season passes to sell.
For any questions call: 979-732-2705 or 979-732-0865 * Colorado County Fairs runs September 6—8
Scholarships Presented to Winners of Queen & King Contest
$2,000—Membership Queen or King (most season passes sold)
$1,000 presented to Fair Queen
$1, 000 presented to Fair King
The 40th Annual Colorado County Fair is fast approaching and the fair
association needs the help of the community. They are seeking sponsors and
donations for the following:
Sponsors for the Junior Queen and Queen & King Contests
(sponsors may be parents, guardians, businesses, civic clubs)
Entry fee for Junior Queen is $30
Entry fee for Queen & King is $50
Sponsors are listed on Fair program and on a sash for the contestant
Sponsors for fair activities to help offset costs
Different levels of sponsorships available
Contact 979-732-2705 or 979-732-0865
for more information on either of these sponsorships.