Colorado State Fair Parade


Pueblo County Courthouse-Commissioners' Chambers
215 W. 10th Street
81003 Pueblo
Event Date: 
Aug 25 2012 - 10:00am
Greater Pueblo Chamber of Commerce
The Colorado State Fair Parade, "Colorado: Colors of Courage" will take place Saturday, August 25 at 10am on Colorado and Abriendo Avenue, down Union Avenue to Main Street concluding on 8th Street. With well over 100 floats, including bands, royalty and civic organizations, the Colorado State Fair Parade is a must-see. Prizes will be awarded to the top three in each category including youth organizations, civic/community organizations and commercial. Prizes will also be awarded to the first in Saddle Club, animal drawn vehicles, antique vehicles and custom vehicles. Marching bands in the parade will finish their portion of the competition at the Pepsi Stage at the Colorado State Fairgrounds. Non-profit organizations can enter the "Pooper Scooper Contest" to be judged on costume, creativity, usefulness, entertainment value an how well they "scoop the poop" after the parade animals pass. A pancake breakfast will take place prior tot he parade a the Gold Dust Saloon on Union. The Colorado State Fair Parade is coordinated by the Greater Pueblo Chamber of Commerce. For more information about the Colorado State Fair Parade, contact the Greater Pueblo Chamber of Commerce by phone (719) 542-1704 or toll free (800) 233-3446 or click the link below.