Montrose and Olathe, Colorado offer a variety of summer activities for all age groups.
Looking for a traditional, fun-filled experience? Please check out the exciting Montrose County Fair from July 24th to August 2nd at the Montrose County Fairgrounds, 1001 N. 2nd Street. There will be animals, crafts, contests, food, great entertainment and don’t forget the rodeo! Kids will love walking around looking at the animals and adults can enjoy hilarious contests and great food. So much local talent can be found at the fair. Please click here to view the 2015 schedule: http://www.montrosecounty.net/DocumentCenter/View/7819
August 1st is the Olathe Sweet Corn Festival 9am to 9 pm! This famous weekend event offers the most AMAZING sweet corn on Earth, along with fantastic booths to check out, fun activities and great entertainment on the big stage. For details please visit: http://www.olathesweetcornfest.com/
Also August 15th starting at 8 pm – would you rather get a little wild and meet some great local folks and support a great cause? Check out the Moonshiner’s Ball at the Habitat Barn, 1601 N Townsend in Montrose. http://buildinglives.org/events/moonshinersball/
If you’re like us, you may want to check out the gun show! No ladies not that gun show but a real one on August 21st through 22nd at the Montrose County Fairgrounds. It doesn’t get any more Montrose than this. http://montrosegunclub.com/?page_id=45
As Fall draws near, please don’t forget to visit the pumpkin patch and enjoy the hay rides at the Covered Bridge Ranch in Montrose. The beauty and autumn magic of the ranch will keep you coming back year after year! Open from September 27th to October 31st. 17249 6250 Road (Dave Wood Road) Montrosewww.coveredbridgeranch.com