By Libby Smith

PUEBLO, Colo. (CBS4) – The Colorado State Fair kicked off in Pueblo on Friday morning.

(credit: Colorado Department of Agriculture)

For 11 days, all things Colorado will be front and center at the fair.

(credit: Colorado Department of Agriculture)

You can enjoy live music, livestock and rodeo shows and carnival rides, not to mention a wide variety of great food with Colorado-sourced ingredients.

(credit: Colorado Department of Agriculture)

One of the state’s mobile vaccination buses will be at the fair and will offer incentives for those who get the COVID vaccination, one of which might be a Walmart gift card.

(credit: Colorado Department of Agriculture)

Rural Coloradans have a lot to celebrate. Recently Gov. Jared Polis signed several pieces of legislation that directed $132 million in stimulus money to rural areas.

LINK: coloradostatefair.com

Libby Smith