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!
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Garfield County Fair and Rodeo saddles up for Big & Rich

Country music superstars headlining annual concert, Jennifer Belle kicks off the fun

April 15, 2022

GARFIELD COUNTY, CO – Saddle up your horses because the Garfield County Fair and Rodeo is going big in 2022. Country music sensation Big & Rich is headlining this year’s annual concert on Aug. 5, in what is sure to be a wild night filled with dancing, singing, and boot-stomping. Singer-songwriter Jennifer Belle is kicking off the fun at the Garfield County Fairgrounds in Rifle, Colo. Tickets are on sale online. Full press release-|

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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, Aug. 6. 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!

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2022 Garfield County fair book

The official 2022 Garfield County Fair and Rodeo book is now available, featuring event schedules and all the information you need on 4-H, sponsors, royalty, and more. Packed with colorful photographs from past fair events and participants, it’s something you won’t want to miss.

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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 Manager Chris Floyd

Floyd named new Garfield County fair and events manager

Chris Floyd has taken the reins as the new Garfield County fairgrounds and events manager, following 15 years of experience working for state parks departments in Georgia, Texas, and Wyoming. Floyd managed the Wyoming Outdoor Recreation Office and was a parks district manager and superintendent there since 2016.

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