Oats, corn, beans, tomatoes, and squash are some of the members that make up the Colorado State Fair Small Farm & Garden Competition. Check out the Nature’s Oddities division to enter those peculiar-shaped fruits and vegetables, or enter your Community or School Gardens’ Seasonal Bounty!

2023 Entry Registration Dates

Entry Registration Opens – June 12, 2023 (Enter anytime online or in the General Entry/Fine Arts Office Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9:00am – 4:00pm)

Entry Registration Closes – Wednesday, July 19, 2023, 4:00pm

Online-Only Entry Registration Extension Deadline – Monday, August 7, 2023, Midnight

Entry Drop-off (Receiving) – Creative Arts Building, Friday, August 25, 2023, 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Entry Pick-Up (Release of non-perishable items) – Wednesday, September 6, 2023  10:00am – 3:00pm


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