Fair & Rodeo

Contact Us

  • 800-225-6136 toll free
    970-328-8600

    P.O. Box 850
    500 Broadway
    Eagle, Colorado 81631-0850

    info@eaglecounty.us


2017 Schedule

The 78th annual Fair & Rodeo is July 19-22, and there are fun events for guests of all ages. 

The schedule of events can be found below, or you can view the 2017 Contests and Open Class Handbook for full event information, including how to participate in Open Class and other competitions.

Wednesday, July 19, 2017  “Lil’ Buckaroo Night”
8 a.m.  4-H Rabbit Show - Eagle River Center 
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.  Registration for Piggy Bank Contest - Eagle River Center 
9 a.m. - 8 p.m.  4-H and Open Class Exhibits Open - Eagle River Center 
1 p.m.  4-H Animal Weigh-in - Eagle River Center 
3 p.m.  Carnival and Vendor Booths Open 
4:30 - 8 p.m.  Kid’s Crafts-Festival Grounds 
5 - 6 p.m. Piggy Bank Contest Judging - Eagle River Center 
5 - 7 p.m.  Country Showdown - Exhibit Hall Lawn
5 - 8 p.m.  4-H Livestock Exhibits Open - Eagle River Center 
5 - 7 p.m.  Knitting Demonstration by Alpaca - Eagle River Center
7 p.m.  PRCA Rodeo - Pro Rodeo Arena
Thursday, July 20, 2017 “Western Heritage Night”
9 a.m. - 8 p.m.   4-H and Open Class Exhibits Open - Eagle River Center 
9 a.m.  4-H Swine Show - Eagle River Center 
2 p.m.  4-H Lamb Show - Eagle River Center 
3 p.m.  Carnival and Vendor Booths Open 
4 p.m.  4-H Goat Show - Eagle River Center 
4:30 - 8 p.m.  Kid’s Crafts - Festival Grounds 
5 - 7 p.m.  Country Showdown - Exhibit Hall Lawn 
7 p.m.   PRCA Rodeo - Pro Rodeo Arena 
Friday, July 21, 2017 “Tough Enough to Wear Pink Night”
9 a.m. - 8 p.m. 4-H and Open Class Exhibits Open - Eagle River Center 
9 a.m.  4-H Beef Show - Eagle River Center 
2 p.m.  4-H Large Animal Round Robin Showmanship - Eagle River Center 
3 p.m.  Carnival and Vendor Booths Open 
4 p.m.  4-H Small Animal Round Robin Showmanship - Eagle River Center 
4:30 - 8 p.m.  Kid’s Crafts, Tyller Gummersall Show - Festival Grounds 
6 p.m.   Jam Making Demonstration - Eagle River Center 
7 p.m.  PRCA Rodeo - Pro Rodeo Arena 
9 - 11 p.m.  Free Dirt Dance, Jake Worthington* Show - Arena Stage 
Saturday, July 22, 2017 “Patriotic Night”
9 a.m. - 8 p.m.  4-H and Open Class Exhibits Open - Eagle River Center 
9:30 - 10 a.m.  Pretty Baby Contest Registration - Eagle River Center 
10 a.m.  Pretty Baby Contest - Eagle River Center 
Noon Carnival and Vendor Booths Open
Junior Livestock Barbecue - Eagle River Center (Ticketed Event)
1 p.m.   Junior Livestock Auction - Eagle River Center Stage 
4:30 - 8 p.m.  Kid’s Crafts, Tyller Gummersall Show - Festival Grounds 
7 p.m.  PRCA Rodeo - Pro Rodeo Arena 
9 - 11 p.m.  Free Dirt Dance, Matt Mason** Show - Arena Stage 

*Runner up from the Voice Season 6
**CMT’s Next Superstar winner