Colorado Springs Comic Con - Colorado Springs, CO - Aug 21 to Aug 23, 2020
Celebrity guests, cosplay, artists, photo ops and more. Held in the former Sears location at the Chapel Hills Mall in Colorado Springs.
Colorado Springs International Dragon Boat Festival - Colorado Springs, CO - Aug 22 to Aug 22, 2020
Chinese culture, sport, food, entertainment, and natural wonders come together at this year’s Colorado Springs International Dragon Boat Festival.
A Taste of Colorado - Denver, CO - Sep 5 to Sep 7, 2020
There’s free admission to this Labor Day weekend event with food from more than 50 top restaurants, music on six stages of entertainment, arts/crafts and family friendly carnival / kids’ activities.
Windsor Harvest Festival - Windsor, CO - Sep 5 to Sep 7, 2020
3-day event with live entertainment, arts & crafts, amusement rides, concerts, hot air balloon, fireworks and more.
Arvada Harvest Festival - Arvada, CO - Sep 11 to Sep 13, 2020
A local harvest event with food fair, parades and kid’s zone. Since 1925. The website states this festival falls on the weekend following Labor Day and the parade’s Saturday date, but is unclear on events on other days – check the website (linked) to make sure you don’t miss anything!
Colorado Artfest - Castle Rock, CO - Sep 12 to Sep 13, 2020
A juried fine arts show with artists from all around the country, plus continual live main state entertainment, interactive kids exhibits, food and beverage offerings and so much more in downtown Castle Rock.
Ridgefest - Wheat Ridge, CO - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
Free and fun for the whole family in the Ridge at 38 district, with four bluegrass bands, a classic car show, cottage foods, local beer, food trucks, chalk art, vendors, kids activities and more.
Lafayette Brew Fest - Lafayette, CO - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
Beer sampling, wine for sale, food and live music. Free admission with beer tickets by 4oz pour.
Pints in the Pines - Elizabeth, CO - Sep 12 to Sep 12, 2020
Two days of German flair with beer and food, live music, vendors and more
Downtown Boulder’s Fall Fest - Boulder, CO - Sep 18 to Sep 20, 2020
This 3-day autumn festival features local food, micro-brews, music, children’s entertainment and activities and featuring Firefly Handmade Markets all along the historic Pearl Street Mall.
Denver Beer Fest - Denver, CO - Sep 18 to Sep 26, 2020
Annual beer festival, with all things beer and more than 100 beer-related events across Denver with tap takeovers, beer tappings, meet the brewers event, beer & food pairings and more, culminating with the Great American Beer Festival, where more than 3,800 beers from 800 US breweries will be available.
OktoBREWfest - Greeley, CO - Sep 18 to Sep 19, 2020
Once known as The Greeley Oktoberfest, OktoBREWfest changed its name in 2013 to reflect the focus on specialty brews, VIP tasting tent and expanded musical entertainment. But the same German traditions will still take place. Event kicks off Friday evening with brats, beer, games and a free concert. Huge children’s area on Saturday along with more music, food and specialty beer. Stein lifting, pie eating, volleyball and life size beer pong contests.
Summerset Festival - Littleton, CO - Sep 19 to Sep 19, 2020
Say goodbye to summer at the primary fundraiser for the Foothills Foundation with 10,000 other attendees. Enjoy local food and culture, family fun, Sheriff safety fair, and craft beer tasting.
Great American Beer Festival - Denver, CO - Sep 24 to Sep 26, 2020
A public tasting event and private competition at the Colorado Convention Center. They bill the event as the largest collection of U.S. beer ever served.
Choctoberfest - Aurora, CO - Oct 10 to Oct 10, 2020
Indulge in chocolate at the Arapahoe County Fairgrounds with events for all ages.
Denver Arts Week - Denver, CO - Nov 6 to Nov 8, 2020
A weekend only celebration for 2020. Normally: An annual nine-day celebration of all things art in the Mile High City, featuring more than 300 events at art galleries, museums, concert halls, and theaters – there is something for everyone, and many events are deeply discounted!
Thornton Harvest Fest - Thornton, CO - Jan 1 to Sep 7, 2019
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021.
Highland Ranch Days - Highlands Ranch, CO - Jan 1 to Aug 29, 2020
Canceled for 2020, look for their return in 2021. Normally: Come celebrate your community’s heritage at the mansion! This event features historical reenactments, black smithing, pottery, Indian fry bread, a petting zoo, a real chuck wagon, livestock displays, and more. Hay rack rides will provide views of the ranch not typically seen by the public. Tours of the mansion will be held throughout the event.
Bighorn Sheep Festival - Georgetown, CO - Nov 13 to Nov 13, 2021
View the head-banging bighorn sheep as well as enjoy hikes, wildlife, music, crafts and children’s activities.