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5 Around Town: September 22nd and 23rd

Posted at 10:30 AM, Sep 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-19 15:19:13-04

It’s another busy weekend for events around town as we kick off the Fall season.

Chile and Frijoles Festival

Fall in Pueblo means it’s time for the Chile and Frijoles Festival. The annual favorite will bring music, cooking competitions, vendors, kid’s activities, a farmer’s market, and more chilies than you can imagine to Union Avenue in downtown. The festival will run 3 pm to midnight on Friday, 10 am to midnight on Saturday, and 10 am to 6 pm on Sunday with admission at $5 per person. Kids 12 and under are free. Buy tickets and find more information here.  


Native American culture will be on display at the 9th Annual Garden of the Gods Rock Ledge Ranch Powwow this Saturday. Beginning at 10 am there will be Native dancing, drumming, singing, food, arts, crafts, and exhibits to help you explore the traditions of many tribes. Admission will be $8 for adults and $3 for kids. Find more information here

Aspens on the Avenue

Fall begins Saturday evening and you can take in the changing season with Aspens on the Avenue in Old Colorado City. The event from 10 am to 4 pm will celebrate the colors of Colorado and local artists. The Old Colorado City Arts District will have live art demonstrations, meet and greets with artists, and hundreds of fall themed artwork on display. The event is free. Find more information here

Taste of OCC

Taste of Old Colorado City will celebrate the food and drink scene of the Old Colorado City neighborhood this Sunday. There will be unlimited sampling from local restaurants, craft breweries, and distilleries with live local music. Tickets purchased in advance will be $35 for entry from 1 pm to 4 pm. All proceeds go towards the Old Colorado City Foundation. Buy tickets and find more information here

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