Let’s face it – we’ve had some crazy weather the past few weeks. However, it seems to be clearing up which means you can head outside for some fun! From enjoying some peaches to the mountains vibing with music, from appreciating some old fashioned circus entertainment to becoming a Grand Master Swimja, there’s events all over Colorado to keep you entertained this weekend.

1. Palisade Peach Festival

If you’ve spent any time in Colorado in August, and you know that Palisade peaches are one of the highlights of the summer.

Head west to Palisade, Colorado this weekend and experience the awesomeness that is the Palisade Peach Festival. The festival features fun for the whole family, including live music, entertainment for the kids, and vendors. Enter the Peach Eating Contest to show your peach eating skills and win prizes.

ADMISSION: Please see official website for fees.

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2. Mountain Town Music Festival

What’s better than being in a mountain town during summer? Being in a mountain town and going to a free Mountain Town Music Festival! Join the fun as everyone celebrates the warm summer days, free live music, and vendors from all over Colorado. The live music performances include Ages & Ages, Mipso, Strange Americans, and the headliner Shovels & Rope. Make sure to check out the Colorado vendors as they will be highlighting hammocks, art, pet goodies, clothing, jewelry, and much more!

ADMISSION: FREE

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3. Routt County Fair

Join the fun at the Routt County Fair located in Hayden, Colorado. With entertainment like the Demolition Derby, Lawn Mower Races, Open Horse Show, Youth Bull Riding, Mutton Bustin’, Mini Broncs, Lion’s Cub Parade, Barn Dance, and Jake Booco Invitational Bull Riding, there’s no shortage of family fun awaiting you at the Routt County Fair.

ADMISSION: Please check official website for fees.

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4. Zoppé Italian Family Circus

Located in Snowmass Village, the Zoppé Italian Family Circus is celebrating its 175th year of entertainment. Escape to the 19th century with the whole family as you witness small animal acts, trapeze acrobatics, and silent comedy in the style of Charlie Chaplin.

ADMISSION:
– General Admission: $20

– VIP: $50

– VIP Premier Package: $75

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5. Swimjitsu

This family-friendly event mixes  American Ninja Warrior and swimming. Make your way through this water obstacle course located at the Olympic Training Center Pool and race against your age group and see who is the Grand Master Swimja!

ADMISSION:
– Pre-registration (online): $35

– Onsite registration: $40

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