Pagosa Springs Chamber of Commerce

Colorfest Hot Air Balloon Rally 9.20-9.22.2024

2024 colorfest


Passport to Pagosa: WINE TASTING TICKETS HERE (coming soon)


Bands & Brews: BEER TASTING TICKETS HERE (coming soon)


Colorfest Weekend is brought to you by the
Pagosa Area Chamber of Commerce!

This fun filled weekend is full of activities for the whole family!

Sept. 20-22, 2024



Passport to Pagosa Wine and Food Festival

Friday, 9-20-24
6-9 PM
(21+ event) Town Park

Listen to live music as you sample wine from around the world & local cuisine. Local restaurants & specialty food shops will be competing for the multiple food tasting categories by providing samples from their menus. Guests are invited to participate in the People’s Choice by voting for their favorite sample!

This event has sold out in the last few years, get your tickets before they are gone. This event is only for those 21 and over.

Restaurant Application 2024

Restaurant Information Sheet & Rules


Bands & Brews Festival

Saturday, 9-21-24
4-8 PM
(Available to all ages)

Night Glow starts at 7-7:30 (dusk) Town Park

Food Vendor application coming soon! 

Brewer Application 2024 

Breweries from throughout Colorado and Northern New Mexico compete for “People’s Choice” along with “Brewers Choice” awards in this event.

Enjoy tasting some unique new brews while listening to great live music all day long in Town Park/Athletic Field. Food vendors and kids activities make this a day for the whole family. As the sun sets we will be surrounded by hot air balloons for the annual “night glow.”

2024 Volunteer Sign Up! Coming Soon


Mass Balloon Ascension

Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd
8 AM both mornings

Over 40 balloons fill the sky each morning for the mass balloon ascension! On Saturday morning, watch them lift off from downtown Pagosa Springs, and on Sunday, see them float over the uptown area ( Park Ave.) Free to the public. 



5K Color Run/Walk

Aspen House Color Run

Saturday, September 21st

Yamaguchi Park

Colors will be flying everywhere during the Color Run! Wear your most colorful costume and join friends and family for our fun run under the sky filled with hot air balloons! Your registration gets you a Color Run t-shirt which will be blasted with color at each one of our color stations around the route. 

Registration coming soon!