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

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76th annual Eagle County Fair & Rodeo is July 22 - 25

Contact: Megan Ehrenberg, Communications Specialist, at 970-328-8601 or megan.ehrenberg@eaglecounty.us.

July 20, 2015 – The 76th annual Eagle County Fair & Rodeo will take place July 22 - 25 at the Eagle County Fairgrounds. Enjoy 4-H shows, carnival rides, food vendors, exhibits and contests, as well as the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Rodeo, Junior Livestock Auction and Country Showdown. The event promotes the preservation of western heritage and youth education in a fun, family setting.   

In addition to the carnival, a number of free daytime activities have been added. Family activities include educational presentations, a local artist expo, face painting, kid’s crafts and more.

Returning for the fifth year is the Country Showdown, set for July 22 and 23. The action takes place from 5 to 7 p.m., before the rodeo. Competitors will take the stage on Wednesday evening and judges will invite the top six to perform on Thursday evening. The contest winner will advance to the state finals.

The PRCA-sanctioned rodeo begins at 7 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, and will feature approximately 30 national finals rodeo competitors including world-champion bareback riders, barrel racers and bull riders. The 4-H Freedom Riders will kick off the rodeo each night, followed by rodeo events and a new specialty act, Bobby Kerr Mustang Millionaire. Join top Texas swing band, Mark Powell & Lariat on Friday and Saturday night following the rodeo for a free live concert and dirt dance.

Rodeo tickets can be purchased online at www.eaglecountyfairandrodeo.com or at the gate beginning at 5 p.m. each night. Free parking is available west of the fairgrounds, with free shuttle transportation available to the rodeo grounds.

For a complete schedule of events and to purchase rodeo tickets online, visit www.eaglecountyfairandrodeo.com.