Held annually the first full weekend of October

October 3rd - 6th, 2019

One of Western Colorado’s biggest outdoor festivals!

Bringing together our local businesses, apple orchards, artists, musicians, 250+ vendors, and over 20,000 event attendees, you definitely don’t want to miss this amazing community event with distinct Cedaredge flair and flavor.

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11th Annual Applefest 5k run/ Fitness walk

Saturday, October 5th, 2019

Cedaredge Town Park, Race starts promptly at 8:00 am

Applications and information can be found at their website or

at the Chamber office Tuesday - Thursday 9 am to 4 pm.

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Beer Stein Holding Competition

Do you think you have what it takes? Now accepting applications for our 2nd annual Beer Stein Holding Competition that will be held on Saturday, October 5th at 3 pm in the park at the beer garden.

This event is for 21 years old and above, an application and valid ID are required to participate. There is a men's and women's divisions, with a limit of 12 participants for each division. The entry fee is $20 per person, with a chance to win a case of hard cider from Snow Capped Cider.

Apple Pie Eating Contest

Returning this year is the Apple Pie Eating Contest. We will be holding this event on Sunday, October 6th at 1 pm at the Chamber booth located in the park. All participants must be over 18 years old or have parental consent to participate. There is a limit of 12 participants so hurry and get your application in to the Chamber. The entry fee is $5 per contestant , with a chance to win $20 & the trophy. Can you stomach the challenge?

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2019 Applefest Schedule

Thursday, October 3rd

Cedaredge Fire Department Chili Cook Off @ Cedaredge Fire Station- 5 - 8 pm Serving -All Donations Accepted           

Friday, October 4th

Concert at Local Venue - The Old Slaughter House

Saturday, October 5th

Applefest 9 am -5 pm

Cedaredge FFA Pancake Breakfast $ 7 @ Masonic Hall - 7:30 - 10:30 am

Applefest 5K (sponsored by Boy Scouts) @ Town Park - 8 - 9:30 am

Classic Car/ Tractor Show @ Pioneer Town - 9 am - 3 pm

Dan Morgan on Stage @ Town Park - 10 am

Ellen Stapenhorst on Stage @ Town Park - 11 am

Michael Lille on Stage @ Town Park - 12 pm

Kirby Kelley on Stage @ Town Park - 1 pm

Tony Rosario on Stage @ Town Park - 2 pm

Applefest Stein Holding Competition @ The Beer Garden - 3 pm

Cari Ray & The Shaky Legs on Stage @ Town Park - 3 pm

Cup A Jo on Stage @ Town Park - 4 pm

Neon Sky in concert @ The Pondy - 8:00 pm to Midnight

Sunday, October 6th

Applefest - 10 - 4 pm

Cedaredge FFA Pancake Breakfast $ 7 @ Masonic Hall - 7:30 - 10:30 am

Non Denominational Church Services @ Town Park - 8:30 - 9:30 am

Dan Morgan on Stage @ Town Park - 10 am

Robert Cline Jr. on Stage @ Town Park - 11 am

Kara & Marcus on Stage @ Town Park - 12 pm

Apple Pie Eating Contest- 1 pm

The Real Sarah’s on Stage @ Town Park - 1 pm

Effron White on Stage @ Town Park - 2 pm

Dana Cooper on Stage @ Town Park - 3 pm

Special Attractions

Vintage Motorcycles @ SW 2nd St. (Saturday Only)

Glen Finnan Highlanders @ SW 2nd St. (Sunday Only)

Cedaredge Public Library Book Sale @ The Pavilion in the park

Valley Lions Club Cookout @ Near the Pavilion in the park - 11 am - 2 pm

Hall of Helping Hands @ The Grand Mesa Arts & Event Center 10 am - 2 pm

Cedar Mesa Community Club serving up great food @ Pioneer Town - Saturday 9 am - 3pm

Hall of Helping Hands, Children’s Hand Tiles @ The Grand Mesa Arts & Event Center 10 am - 2 pm

Country Store @ Cedaredge Rebekah Lodge #106 Corner of 3rd & Main-Friday & Saturday

Apple Cocktails @ The Grand Mesa Arts & Events Center - 2 pm - 4 pm Saturday & Sunday


Our special events attract hundreds of thousands of residents and tourists to our small community.

Learn how you can gain special access to this steady stream of potential customers. 

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4th of July Celebration

Held annually on the 4th of July

Saturday, July 4th, 2020

4th of July Celebration is a community event that is put on to celebrate this country’s Independence, with a parade down Main Street followed by music and food in the park.

In conjunction with the nationally sponsored Independents Week, we celebrate our locally owned small businesses and encourage everyone to shop local.



Held annually the first Saturday of September

Saturday, September 7th, 2019 at 5 pm

In partnership with the Valley Symphony Association, Pops in the Park is one of the best things happening in the Surface Creek! Bring your blanket or lawn chair, bring a picnic or grab a to-go dinner from one of our fabulous restaurants, and kick back in beautiful Town Park and enjoy an evening of world class symphonic music.


Trick or Treat Trail

Held annually on Halloween

Thursday,October 31st, 2019 4-6 pm

Trick or Treat Trail is a safe & fun way for the kids to go around and fill their bags with treats courtesy of our local businesses. The Chamber has map available to show participating businesses on Main Street and around town.

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Parade of Lights

Held annually on the first Saturday of December

Saturday, December 7th, 2019 at 6 pm

Kick off the Christmas season with a great small-town parade down Cedaredge’s beautiful, festive Main Street, along with sales, specials and events happening downtown to get you in the holiday spirit!

Applications to participate in the Parade of Lights

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Small Business Saturday

Held annually the Saturday after Thanksgiving

Saturday, November 30th, 2019

Our great little community thrives because of the many small businesses and their owners that make them a success. Small Business Saturday is a national campaign backed by American Express to help promote and encourage shopping locally.


Annual Banquet

Held annually the 2nd Friday of January

Friday, January 11th, 2019 at 6 pm

This is a member only event, so hurry and join the Chamber today to get in on next years celebration. We have the honor of recognizing and awarding Chamber members for their accomplishments, achievements, and contributions to our community.

Be sure to visit the Delta County Tourism's calendar and see what's happening all over our great county.