Adams County Fair July 31–Aug. 4

The Adams County Fair is right around the corner. Have you made your plans yet? Don’t miss out on a variety of great activities for all ages July 31-Aug. 4 at Riverdale Regional Park, 9755 Henderson Rd., Brighton.

Adams County Fair ParadeSaturday, July 27

The Adams County Fair Parade is returning to Main Street in Historic Downtown Brighton on Saturday, July 27, 9:30 a.m.

United Power Grandstand Events

Wednesday, July 31

  • Free concert featuring Dylan Scott with Morgan Evans, 8 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 1

Friday, Aug. 2

  • Demolition Derby and fireworks presented by iHeart Radio and Tri-State Energy, 7 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 3

Sunday, Aug. 4 – Dia de la Familia

  • Charreada, 3 p.m.
  • Concert featuring La Original Banda El Limon presented by Univision and La Tricolor, following Charreada

Senior Day – Thursday, Aug. 1

Senior Day at the fair begins at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 1, in the Waymire Dome. Guests 55+ can indulge in a farm-to-table lunch, experience the fair, and enjoy a line-up of events especially for them. No registration is required.

9News Kids Day – Friday, Aug. 2

Join us for 9News Kids Day at the Adams County Fair on Friday, Aug. 2, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Discounted carnival armbands are available for purchase until 3 p.m. (valid until 4 p.m.). Hang out with your favorite home team mascots, including Rocky, Bernie, and Dinger, and learn dance moves from the Broncos cheerleaders. Also take advantage of the free Water World Kids Zone.

Budweiser Entertainment Stage

View the full schedule.

Contests and Competitions

Funnel Cake 5K Race and 1-Mile Fun Run – Saturday, Aug. 3
Support Adams County foster kids by participating in the Funnel Cake 5K Race & 1-Mile Fun Run on Saturday, Aug. 3. The 5K race starts at 7:30 a.m. followed by the Fun Run at 8 a.m. Register now.

Brunch Yoga – Saturday, Aug. 3
Enjoy sun salutations, child’s pose, downward facing dog, and more at Brunch Yoga. The class starts at 10 a.m. and includes a catered brunch buffet and beverages—both nonalcoholic and alcoholic. The cost is $20. Register now.

Cornhole Competition – Saturday, Aug. 3
Register with a partner and join us for cornhole in the park. The competition begins at 12 p.m.

Free Off-Site Shuttle Service and Parking

A free shuttle service to and from the fair is offered Thursday-Sunday at the following locations:

Prairie View High School
12909 E. 120th Ave., Henderson
Shuttle runs approximately every 20 minutes.

Shadow Ridge Middle School
12551 Holly St., Thornton
Shuttle runs approximately every 15 minutes.

Brighton High School
270 S. 8th Ave., Brighton
Shuttle runs approximately every 30 minutes.

  • Wednesday: 5 p.m.-midnight
  • Thursday: 3 p.m.-midnight
  • Friday: 3 p.m.-midnight
  • Saturday: noon-midnight
  • Sunday: noon-midnight

Use Lyft and enjoy 50% off your first ride to or from Riverdale Regional Park during the Adams County Fair. Download the app, tap the menu icon in the upper left corner, and tap promos. Enter the code ADAMSCOFAIR and then request a ride. Lyft drivers will pick up and drop off at the same locations as the shuttles.

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