The 2017 El Paso County Fair is July 15th-22nd, 2017 at the El Paso County Fairgrounds in Calhan, Colorado. We are only 30 minutes east of Colorado Springs on Hwy 24! Highlights this year include: *Saturday, July 15th Military Appreciation Day- Truck and Tractor Pull and Concert featuring Ryan Chrys and the Rough Cuts. *Sunday, July 16th Western Heritage Day- Cowboy Music & Poetry, Flying W Wranglers, Draft Horse Pull, Ranch Rodeo and FREE Community lunch. *Monday, July 17th- El Paso County Day-FREE Admission- Community Emergency Preparedness *Tuesday, July 18th Youth Day- Various activities tailored to kiddos! *Wednesday, July 19th Dollar Day- All admission for $1.00 Amazing Kids Contest *Thursday, July 20th 4-H Day CPRA Rodeo and Concert featuring recording star-JAKE WORTHINGTON and local sweetheart Sandy Wells. *Friday, July 21st Senior Day- Free Breakfast and pie for seniors 55 & over and Bingo . Auto Racing and Concert by Ashlee Tatum & the Longshot Revival. *Saturday, July 22nd, First Responder Day- Jr. Livestock Sale, Demolition Derby and concert by Exit West.