There are many annual festivals in Colorado waiting for the consummate adventurer to discover. From outdoor adventures to fine food and drink, this state has everything to offer and more. Not to mention the copious amount of Colorado music festivals. Colorado has a little something for everyone. For the outdoor type, be sure to check out FIBArk (First in Boating on the Arkansas). This festival draws kayakers and rafters from around the nation to play and compete in the Arkansas River whitewater. Also featured is live music, a costume bike competition, and foot races.
If a little bit of culinary adventure is on the menu, then the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen is sure to delight. Hosted by Food & Wine magazine the most exquisite and tasty comestibles are on display. Another event worth tapping is the Colorado Brewers' Festival. One of the area’s most popular events takes place in Fort Collins historic downtown. For the music lover, Colorado events are unrivaled. Be sure to attend the Telluride Blue Grass Festival a world renowned experience. Another worthwhile event is The Underground Music Showcase. This show turns an entire neighborhood into a friendly jam session, an experience not to be missed.