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Upcoming Events in Fruita

Discover what’s happening in Fruita, CO. From weekly concerts in the summer, to racing events through the Colorado National Monument, or even the famous Mike the Headless Chicken Festival, you’ll want to plan your trip with these Fruita events.

There's Plenty of Ways to Explore Like A Local!

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Care for Fruita, and it will care for you.

Fruita is home to some of the best outdoor adventure you’ll find, and we love that everyone who visits gets to feel like a local. It means a lot when our visitors act like they’re locals too. Being a local means being part of our community, recreating responsibly and taking care of our beautiful open spaces. Being a local means smiling and saying hi when passing on the trails and looking out for one another. See what it means to really play like a local. 

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Featured Adventures

Unlocking the Secrets of Fruita: A Geological and Paleontological Journey 

Fruita + Palisade Gravel Adventure Guide

Dinosaur Journey