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


About Open Class

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Photo by Jack Affleck

The Eagle County Fair & Rodeo Open Class competition brings a unique opportunity for Eagle County residents to engage in friendly competition. 

Open Class is open to all residents of all ages of Eagle County. Open Class participants are able to compete in many categories from jam making, quilting, baking, garden produce, arts, crafts, photography, sewing and so much more. Participants are judged against their own age group. 

All Open Class Divisions contain the following categories:

● Children: 2 -7 years (participation ribbons only)
● Youth: 8 - 10 years 
● Youth: 11 - 13 years
● Youth: 14 - 17 years
● Adult: 18 years or older
● Professional: Any individual whose earnings from the practice of a skill/craft exceeds $500 per year

Read the General Judging Guidelines for Food Preservation and FAQs about Open Class for more information. 

Call CSU Extension office at 970-328-8630 with any questions. 

Look out for information on the Open Class competition for the 79th annual Fair & Rodeo in 2018. 

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