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AC Fair - editedArapahoe County Fair – July 27th-30th
Join us at the Araphoe County Fair for: Concerts, Dock Dogs, Mutton Bustin’, Petting Farm, Tractor Pulls, Rodeo, Truck Pulls, Unlimited Carnival Rides, Open Class & 4-H Exhibits, Fireworks Friday & Saturday nights


Building Farmers
Building Capacity, Building Community! Beginning Farmers and ranchers learn critical business planning and management skills while gaining access to several important producer networks.


Craft Brew
The Craft Brew Festival at the Arapahoe County Fair was a success!  Thanks to everyone who came to support our local brewers.  If you missed out on the fun, make sure to join us next year.


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Cottage Food 
In 2012, the Colorado Legislature enacted Senate Bill 12-048 allowing individuals to produce, sell and store certain types of “cottage food” products in an unlicensed home kitchen.


Flood Recovery Resources
Find up-to-date resources to help deal with flooding and recovery.