The Desert IndependentTM
Serving Blythe and the Desert Regions of the Southwest Since 2001
Colorado River Fair 2018
Thursday - Sunday, March 15 -18 at the Fairgrounds
BLYTHE, Calif – The 2018 Colorado River Fair opens Thursday, March 15 at the Blythe Fairgrounds and runs through the weekend. the fair opens at 6:00 a.m. and closes at 11:00 p.m. every day except for Sunday when it runs from 2:00 until 9:00. The carnival runs 5 until 11 Thursday and Friday, 2:00 until 11:00 on Friday, and 2:00 until 9:00 on Sunday.
Lots of things to do and see including competitions in agriculture, home arts such as baking collectables, fine arts such as painting and photography. 4H and FFA will be there to show their many projects. There will be kids activities, shows, face painting, an auction and much more.
Admission is $10 for adults, seniors (60 and up) $5.00, children (6 to 12) $5.00. Sunday is free with a can of food. Other rates are available.
The Fairgrounds are located at 591 North Olive Lake Blvd, Blythe, CA 92225.
We have included some photos from past events as an indicator of what to expect.
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