144th Colorado State Fair starting in Pueblo

Posted: 8:45 AM, Aug 26, 2016
Updated: 2016-08-26 10:45:08-04

PUEBLO, Colo. -- The 144th edition of the Colorado State Fair is underway in Pueblo.

Friday's opening day events include a 4-H horse show, a rodeo and performances by Travis Tritt and Jake Worthington.

The fair runs through Sept. 7 and includes competitions in everything from horses and hay baling to cheesecake and cookie baking.

Other entertainers performing at the Colorado State Fair include Foreigner, Huey Lewis & the News and Chris Janson.

Get the concert schedule, tickets and more information on the Colorado State Fair's website .


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