85th Annual Donkey Derby Days
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Now in its 85th year, Donkey Derby Days tops the list of favorite Cripple Creek events. People from all over the world descend on downtown, drawn by a chance to watch a race inspired by the town’s resident donkey herd, believed to be distant relatives of the original donkeys from the town’s Gold Rush days. Enjoy games, live entertainment, heritage competitions and other fun family activities that will make your visit one to remember!
The origins of this popular Colorado donkey festival dateView more
200 Bennett Avenue, Cripple Creek, CO 80813