2019 Black Forest Festival


Mark your calendars for
Saturday Aug 10


The theme for 2019 is: “Farming in the Forest”. Special features will include farm themed children’s acitivites/games/crafts, information on: growing vegetables at high altitude, raising chickens, goat milking and soap making demos, alpaca care and display, fiber arts, one room school open house, in addition to our annual booth fair, parade and pancake breakfast. Great music all day, including an afternoon performance by the USAF Wild Blue Country Band. Expanded food and dessert vendors. The Return of the Black Forest Outhouse Races is planned to follow the parade.


Plan on coming out for part or all of the day to experience Black Forest’s past and present. You can also pencil in the following festival details on your calendar:

  • 6:30 – 9:30 AM: Pancake breakfast sponsored by the R&R Café
  • 8 AM – 3 PM: Booths, children’s games, crafts, demos, music, expanded food venues, and more
  • 10:30 AM: Parade
  • 11:40 AM (estimate): Outhouse Races
  • Music all Festival Day

  • There will be delicious food, and unique selections for shoppers throughout the day. Volunteers are always welcome; please call (719)495-2718 with your ideas and offers of assistance. Booth rentals will be available via this page beginning May 1st.

    See you at the shindig pardner!