Colorado State Fair announces 2019 entertainment series

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 4, 2019
Contact:  Mary Peck, 303-869-9005, mary.peck@state.co.us
 
[Pueblo, Colo.] - The Colorado State Fair, the state’s premier celebration of agriculture, will welcome a diverse lineup of world-class entertainment to Pueblo this summer. Each entertainment event ticket purchase includes gate admission and access to free events throughout the fairgrounds including livestock shows, general entry displays, fine arts exhibition and more. The 2019 fair entertainment series includes concerts, speakers, monster truck shows and PRCA rodeos:
  • Friday, August 23: PRCA Ram Rodeo with Aaron Watson, presented by Big R
  • Friday, August 23: Ramòn Ayala
  • Saturday, August 24: PRCA Ram Rodeo with Granger Smith ft Earl Dibbles Jr.
  • Sunday, August 25: PRCA Ram Rodeo & CSU-Pueblo Alumni Night
  • Sunday, August 25: Temple Grandin
  • Monday, August 26: PRCA Ram Rodeo & Cowboys Kickin’ Cancer
  • Tuesday, August 27: Calcutta and Ranch Rodeo
  • Thursday, August 29: The Beach Boys
  • Friday, August 30: Halestorm
  • Friday, August 30: Monster Trucks
  • Saturday, August 31: Brett Young
  • Saturday, August 31: Monster Trucks
  • Saturday, August 31: Demo Derby
  • Sunday, September 1: 38 Special, presented by the Colorado Lottery
  • Sunday, September 1: Celebracion de Los Charros with Banda Machos
Tickets sales begin June 5, 2019 for Fan Club members and June 7 for the public. They are available for purchase online at coloradostatefair.com, or at the Colorado State Fairgrounds box office.
 
The 2019 Colorado State Fair will take place August 23 - September 2. This year’s theme is “Horsin’ Around Since 1869 in Pueblo, Colorado” and celebrates 150 years of horse shows and competitions at the fair.  For more information, visit www.coloradostatefair.com and the Colorado State Fair Facebook page.
 
The state 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, rodeo action, a wide variety of food and merchandise booths and a Fiesta Day honoring Colorado's Hispanic culture.

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