AI and Art: Uniting Creativity and Technology at the Colorado State Fair

Midjourney - the AI art piece that won the state fair competition in 2022

The Colorado State Fair is an annual celebration of our state’s best, from agriculture to rodeo competitions, from live music to carnival rides. But this year, there’s an addition to the fair’s attractions: Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Art. In recent years, AI-generated artwork has caught the attention of artists, technologists, and the public alike. This […]

Animal Competitions at the Colorado State Fair

pig looking up from pen

Take a thrilling ride into the world of animal competitions at the renowned Colorado State Fair. The Fair showcases various events featuring everyone’s favorite animals. From the sheer strength of working horses to the high-spirited antics of farm goats, the Colorado State Fair is a haven for animal lovers and a must-see spectacle for all […]

Celebrating Colorado’s Youth: 4-H Projects Shine at the Colorado State Fair

Colorado 4H Logo

Every year, the Colorado State Fair brings together a diverse community to celebrate the state’s rich agricultural heritage, to showcase its unique art and culture, and to provide exciting experiences for all Fairgoers. The 4-H projects at the Fair are highly anticipated, with participants proudly showcasing their skills and creativity in categories ranging from livestock […]

A Whirlwind of Wildlife: Uncovering Interesting Animals at the Colorado State Fair

Close-up of cow at the Colorado State Fair

Colorado’s biodiversity is rich and varied from farm critters to exotic wildlife. And every year at the Colorado State Fair, people from all walks of life can experience – up close and personal – some of the furry, fuzzy, slinky, and scaly featured animals that live in the Rocky Mountains. Alpacas Alpacas are known for […]

The Thrilling World of Rodeo: An Exploration of its History, Events, and Challenges

A woman rides a horse in an arena holding the American Flag

For decades, rodeo events have thrilled audiences of all ages. With roots in cowboy culture and the settling of the Wild West, rodeo events showcase the people and animals’ skill, strength, and determination. In many events, like barrel racing, animal and humans work together. In others, like in bull riding, it’s a competition and a […]