(CBS4) — The Palisade Peach Festival will return this August, after being canceled last year due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 53rd annual Palisade Peach Festival is now scheduled for Aug. 19-21.
“Experience food and goods from vendors from across the valley, live music, entertainment for the kids, contests, and of course our famous peaches!” officials stated.READ MORE: Elementary Students Read Aloud To Horses From Arapahoe County's Mounted Patrol Unit
The Palisade Sunday Farmers Market will be held Aug. 22, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.READ MORE: 1 Killed In Tanker Truck Crash On Highway 285 Near Morrison, NB Lanes Closed
The peach festival usually brings some 15,000 people to Palisade.
With an arctic front moving through Colorado, workers at peach orchards in in Palisade are working to protect the fruit from an early-season frost.MORE NEWS: American Indian Academy Students Get Birds-Eye View To Understand Post-Fire Habitats