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88th Annual Donkey Derby Days

Presented by City of Cripple Creek at City of Cripple Creek, Bennett Ave, Cripple Creek CO

Jun 21 - 23 2019

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.

Now in its 88th 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 don’t miss meeting our new, baby donkeys!

The origins of this popular Colorado donkey festival date back to the 1930s, when

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ADMISSION INFO

Free.

Contact: (719) 689-3461

Email: kbranyik@cripple-creek.co.us

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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If you would like to be a vendor or parade participant, please visit our website to apply or email kbranyik@cripple-creek.co.us

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

City of Cripple Creek, Bennett Ave

200 E Bennett Ave, Cripple Creek, CO 80813

PARKING INFO

Street Parking & Lot Parking Available

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