Aurora’s sleepy eastern plains are set to get an eyeful this weekend, courtesy of tots flying off of boisterous bellwethers, dozens of diving dogs and a mouthwatering menu of specialty brews.
Events like Mutton Bustin’, where children under 50 pounds try to hold onto a sheep as it runs around a rodeo arena for eight seconds, and livestock competitions for kids in the 4-H program have become the staples of the fair, according to Slates
Plan ahead for a big weekend of food and beverage fun in Colorado. Here’s an amuse bouche to whet your appetite: • Arapahoe County Fair, July 25-July 29, Arapahoe County Fairgrounds, 25690 E. Quincy Ave., Aurora. Information: arapahoecountyfair.com. Details: Activities include Baked Pie Contest (July 26), Pie Eating Contest (July 27), and Chocolate Cake Contest […]