COLORADO SPRINGS - As the bell rang for the start of school Friday morning at Queen Palmer Elementary, students found a bowl of Cinnamon Toast Crunch cereal, a carton of milk, string cheese and an apple laid out on their desks. The school began serving breakfast "after the bell" two... more »
Attendance numbers may be down at the State Fair this year, but overall, organizers are calling it a success.
Revenue is still on course with what it's been in previous years, so managers say they're happy with this year's turn out. Attendance ranged from around 29,000 to more than 66,000... more »
Colorado State Fair General Manager Chris Wiseman tells News 5 that opening weekend attendance is up this year. Wiseman credits sold out and nearly sold out concerts with the boost. We'll have more at 5:30. more »
By all accounts the Chile and Frijoles Festival in Downtown Pueblo was a big success. The Pueblo Chamber of Commerce estimates the 3-day festival attracted about 100,000 people. "We had as many people, if not more than we had last year," said Rod Slyhoff, President of the Pueblo Chamber. Farmers... more »
The 2010 Colorado State Fair ends today Sept. 6--and the latest figures show more people went to this year's fair. Overall attendance is up 26,561 visitors, with a total of 470,907 fair goers during the first ten days of the fair. Based on data from the past five years, Labor... more »
Despite their strong start this season, the Colorado Avalanche are still having trouble filling seats at the Pepsi Center. The crowd for Wednesday's game against Phoenix set a new record home low at 11,012. Colorado's average attendance - 14,759 - puts the team in 25th place in the NHL, ahead... more »