In line with other traditional state fairs around the country, the Colorado State fair is a mainstay in the state and has been in existence for more than 130 years. There are a variety of events at the fair every year from animal exhibitors to rodeos, concerts, rides and more. Those exhibiting can also camp at the Colorado State Fair.
The box office for the Colorado State Fair is open Tuesday through Friday from 9am to 5:30pm and 10am to 3pm on Saturday. The box office is closed on Sunday and Monday. Pets are not allowed at the fairgrounds. Outside food, outside drinks, laser pointers, recording devices, backpacks, smoking and weapons are not permitted at the Events Center.