FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 3, 2016
Contact: Christi Lightcap, (303) 869-9005, Christi.Lightcap@state.co.us
Colorado State Fair Entertainment Series Announced
Tickets go on Sale June 22 at 10am
PUEBLO, Colo. – The 2016 Colorado State Fair entertainment series includes a diverse, star-studded lineup is scheduled. The stage spotlights will be shining on a variety of shows including country, classic rock, legendary musicians and up-and-coming superstars. Plus, the Budweiser Rodeo Arena will be a centerpiece for entertainment with six nights of rodeo and thrilling, engine-roaring action.
“Our entertainment lineup is diverse and exciting with a budget-friendly price tag. Tickets include Fair admission, giving fans the opportunity to arrive early and enjoy a full day at the Fair with no additional cost,” said State Fair General Manager, Sarah Cummings. “We also have two more acts to announce that will help expand our lineup to our broad customer base.”
An internet presale begins June 20 at 10am; tickets officially go on sale on June 22 at 10am and can be purchased by visiting http://www.altitudetickets.com/search.aspx?q=colorado+state+fair, by calling 866-461-6556, or visiting the Colorado State Fairgrounds. You can also like us on Facebook for up-to-date information and Fair activities.
Aug. 26 Last Man Standing Elimination Style Fighting
Aug. 26 PRCA Ram Rodeo with Travis Tritt
Aug. 27 PRCA Ram Rodeo with LoCash
Aug. 28 PRCA Ram Rodeo with Freestyle Bullfights
Aug. 29 PRCA Ram Rodeo Girls Night Out
Aug. 30 PRCA Ram Rodeo
Aug. 31 Champions Challenge Rodeo with Chris Jansen
Sept. 1 Foreigner
Sept. 1 Calcutta/Ranch Rodeo
Sept. 2 Toughest Monster Truck Tour
Sept. 3 Toughest Monster Truck Tour
Sept. 3 Demolition Derby
Sept. 4 Huey Lewis and the News
Sept. 4 Celebracion de los Charrós
Note: All tickets include free gate admission EXCEPT $2 Tuesday PRCA Ram Rodeo on 8/30/2016.
The Colorado State Fair runs August 26 - September 5, 2016. For more information, visit www.coloradostatefair.com.
The 2016 Colorado State Fair will mark the Fair's 144th year as Colorado's premier celebration of agriculture. The Fairgrounds provides nearly $34 million in economic activity to Colorado throughout the year; $29 million of that activity is driven by the annual State Fair event. In addition to showcasing Colorado agriculture, the annual event features one of the country’s largest traveling carnivals, artwork, crafts, food competitions, thrilling rodeo action, a wide variety of food and merchandise booths and a Fiesta Day honoring Colorado's ties to the Hispanic culture.
- Interviews with General Manager Sarah Cummings are available by contacting Christi Lightcap at (303) 869-9005 or email Christi.firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Entertainment photos and biographies are also available.