1/19/2019 Colorado State Fair Seeks Food Vendor

January 19, 2019
Contact:  Christi Lightcap, (303) 869-9005, Christi.Lightcap@state.co.us
Colorado State Fair Seeks Food Vendor
PUEBLO, Colo. – The Colorado State Fair is seeking a concessionaire for the Horse Show Concession for the 2019 Colorado State Fair and non-fair related Horse Show events. The Horse Show Concession area is located on the north side of the fairgrounds in the Horse Show Arena area and is expected to provide quality food delivered quickly to its customers. 
Requirements include:
  • Serve quality food, including breakfast, lunch, and dinner items. Menu and prices must be included in proposal.
  • Qualify for and obtain a liquor license.
  • Qualify for and obtain a restaurant license.
  • Comply with all Health Department regulations.
  • Be operational for the 2019 off season (April-October) Horse Show events and the 2019 Colorado State Fair (August 23-September 2).
The deadline to apply is February 1, 2019. A full description of the Request For Qualifications and the application requirements can be found at https://www.coloradostatefair.com/p/about-us/employement. For questions and additional information, contact Devin Vaughn, Commercial Exhibits, (719) 404-2028, devin.vaughn@state.co.us.
The Colorado State Fair runs August 24 - September 3, 2018.  For more information, visit www.coloradostatefair.com.
The 2019 Colorado State Fair will mark the Fair's 147th year as Colorado's premier celebration of agriculture. The Fairgrounds provides nearly $34 million in economic activity to Colorado throughout the year; $29 million of that activity is driven by the annual State Fair event. In addition to showcasing Colorado agriculture, the annual event features one of the country’s largest traveling carnivals, artwork, crafts, food competitions, thrilling rodeo action, a wide variety of food and merchandise booths and a Fiesta Day honoring Colorado's ties to the Hispanic culture.