Craig - Northwest Colorado

Craig Calendar of Events

For more information on these events you may contact:
Craig Chamber of Commerce/Moffat County Visitor Center

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February - 2024

February 9-11
2nd Coal Mountain Skijoring @ Moffat County Fairgrounds - Competitors gallop, glide, and fly! Along a race course at the fairgrounds in Craig. Skijoring is a competitive winter sport where teams consist of a horse, rider, and skier racing for cash prizes in a family-friendly winter rodeo: Friday-Sunday, February 9-11, 2024 - 2nd Coal Mountain Skijoring

May - 2024

May 4
38th Annual “Where the Hell’s Maybell?” @ Maybell - A thirty-mile bicycle ride over varied terrain starts in Craig, Colorado, and ends in Maybell, Colorado. All ages and abilities are welcome: Saturday starts at 7am May 4, 2024 - 38th Annual “Where the Hell’s Maybell?”

May 4-5
Great American Horse Drive @ Saturday at Browns Park and Sunday in Maybell - Experience the excitement of ranch horses trotting through the heart of town, then stick around for a great lunch and party and to explore the Sand Wash Basin wild horses after the drive: 8am-1pm May 4-5, 2024 - Great American Horse Drive

May 24-27
Grand Old West Days @ Fairgrounds, Downtown, and Cedar Mountain – Saddle Up for a Grand Old Time Memorial Day Weekend Activity Horse Show, Parade, Carnival, Live Music, Food, and Games: Friday-Monday, May 24-27, 2024 - Grand Old West Days

June - 2024

June 20-22
24th Annual Whittle the Wood Rendezvous @ Loudy-Simpson Park - Featuring head-to-head competition between a dozen experienced wood carvers who begin with a tree trunk and create wooden masterpieces in just four days; Family activities include movies in the park, root beer floats, and the CPW archery shoot: Thursday-Saturday, June 20-22, 2024 - 24th Annual Whittle the Wood Rendezvous

June 21-22
Bear River Young Life Car Show @ Downtown Craig, Colorado - Car and Motorcycle Show contestants cruise Craig from Yampa Valley Bank to Loudy-Simpson Park; then line up along Yampa Avenue: Friday, 5pm and Saturday, 10am, June 21-22, 2024 - Bear River Young Life Car Show

July - 2024

July 13
6th Annual Homemade Homegrown @ Downtown Craig – This year’s event will be even hoppier! Colorado Home Brew Contest, Craft Beer Tasting with several breweries from throughout Colorado, Farmer’s Market, Pie Baking Contest, Open Mic: Saturday, July 13, 2024 - 6th Annual Homemade Homegrown

July 20
Yampa River Reggae Festival @ Loudy-Simpson Park, south of Craig - Daytime events include a 5K Fun Run, Yoga in the Park, live Reggae music, food vendors, art and craft vendors, and a beer garden. Saturday from 10am start, music from noon 10 dark, Saturday, July 20, 2024 - Yampa River Reggae Festival

August - 2024

August 2-4
Moffat County Balloon Festival @ Craig, Colorado – Balloons Launch at 6:30am each day, Live Musical Entertainment, Colorado Cruisers Car Show, Cardboard Boat Regatta, Craft and Food Booths, Nightly Balloon Glow: Friday-Sunday, August 2-4, 2024 - Moffat County Balloon Festival

August 5-10
106th Moffat County Fair @ Craig, Colorado - Shooting and Archery Events, Annual Derby Days, Horse and Pony Races, PRCA Rodeo, Family Fun Day, Live Music, Livestock Shows, Pavilion with Food and Craft Vendors: Monday-Saturday, August 5-10, 2024 - 106th Moffat County Fair

September - 2024

September 21
Fall Fest 2024 @ Alice Pleasant Park and Downtown Craig, Colorado - Family-Friendly Event with Live Music All Day, Car Show, Corn Hole Tournament, BEER GARDEN!, Western Colorado Vendors: Saturday from 10am-5pm, September 21, 2024 - Fall Fest 2024

November - 2024

November 30
Craig Parade of Lights @ Downtown Craig - Lights theme is Songs of Christmas. Stop by and grab the entry form for your float: Saturday, starting at 6pm November 30, 2024 - Craig Parade of Lights

December - 2024

December 6-7
15th Annual Holiday Artisan Market @ Moffat County Pavilion - A marketplace of makers, creators, designers, and dreamers: Starting at 3pm Friday and all day Saturday: December 6-7 2024

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