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.

 #CedaredgeApplefest #CedaredgeAreChamber


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?

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.

Thursday, October 3rd

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

Friday, October 4th

Concerts at Local Venues


The Old Slaughter House-

The Pondy-

Grand Mesa Arts & Events Center-

Saturday, October 5th

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

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

Applefest 9 am -5 pm

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

Applefest Stein Holding Competition @ The Beer Garden - 3 pm

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

Sunday, October 6th

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

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

Applefest - 10 - 4 pm

Apple Pie Eating Contest- 1 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

Cedar Mesa Community Club serving up great food @ Pioneer Town-  TBD

Country Store Bake Sale @ Cedaredge Rebekah Lodge #106 Corner of 3rd & Main


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.


Parade of Lights

Held annually on the first Saturday of December

Friday, December 6th, 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!


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.