Garfield County Fair 2023

2023 dates announced for Garfield County Fair

Garfield County Fair & Rodeo in Rifle, Colorado annually presents PRCA rodeos, bull riding, family rodeos, a concert, demo derby, and much more. We are celebrating our 85th year of western heritage July 23-30, 2023!

2023 Garfield County Fair and Rodeo dates-|

Janson performing at Garfield County Fair and RodeoChris Janson

Country music star Chris Janson is headlining the 85th annual Garfield County Fair and Rodeo concert on Friday, July 28. Kicking off the show is Nashville country artist Chase Wright. Tickets are on sale now.

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Demo derby roars to lifedemolition derby

Saturday night during fair week means one thing: It’s demolition time. The fan-favorite demolition derby roars to life under the lights at the Garfield County Fairgrounds on Saturday, July 29. Fenders will be crushed, side panels smashed, adrenaline is sure to surge, and fans will rejoice as the mud flies and the smoke billows. This event sells out each year, so grab your tickets before it’s too late. Grab tickets online now for the demolition derby and monster trucks!



Garfield County 4H and FFA

2022 4-H/FFA fair schedule

Youths are competing all during July and early August for the 2022 Garfield County Fair, after working much of the year to prepare. The public is welcome to view the free events where they will show their hand-raised animals and performance talents. Bring your family along, and please check the schedule to attend as many of their competitions as you can!



Garfield County Fairgrounds Event Center

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The Garfield County Fairgrounds sits on 29 acres inside the city limits of Rifle and is home to the annual County Fair and Rodeo. Event rental facilities include: four arenas, three halls, five barns with 148 permanent stalls, 20 temporary overnight stalls, 20 outdoor pens, 350 parking spaces, 42 RV electrical hookups, public restrooms and showers, and more! Visit our Fairgrounds Rental Facilities page to learn more about how we can best accommodate your needs.