EVENTS COMING TO HISTORIC PUEBLO

Spring andSummer brings many exciting events to Pueblo's Union Avenue Historic District. Always exciting for visitors and Puebloans alike. Pueblo is known as a great town to support all sports and visitors. For many decades we have been heavily involved in all sports, car shows, R-V Rallies, Runners events and of course all our High School events. As always this year Pueblo supports and continues this tradition. We will highlight up-coming events for the year.

fEB. 25-26, 2006

Wow! The Sunbelt Classic Soccer Tournament. This popular event brings many new and old friends to Pueblo. There will be 297 teams and 5000 to 10000 attendees. The venues for the games are at the various local Soccer fields. Pueblo is a State-wide favorite for this tournament. .Those attending will surely enjoy the excellent cafes and shops in the Historic District.

March 2-5, 2006

At the Colorado State Fair Event Center, as always great entertainment, and the Rocky Mountain Athletes Great Basketball Tournament..

March 9-11, 2006

The 1A - 2A State Basketball Tournament featuring 32 teams and some 4000 to 600 visitors. WELCOME TO ANOTHER GREAT PUEBLO EVENT!!!

FURTHER UP-DATES COMING SOON, PLEASE CHECK BACK!

The Daffodils are coming! The American Cancer Society is holding its Annual fundraiser. They are taking orders for Daffodils for your family, friends, co-workers. To place your order call the Society at 543-2824. They deserve and need our help.

DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON

Quilt and Stitch 2006 Expo will be back at the Pueblo Convention Center showing the artistry of regional and local seamstresses. A beautiful display of hand and machine sewn quilts and other items. A wonderful show and a delight for those interested in beautiful collectible quilts and fabrics.

Date to be Confirmed Soon

"The Outlaws are Coming" to Union Ave. Historic District. The 3rd annual car show and Scavenger Hunt will be held in the District. This premier show is rapidly growing and always welcome to Pueblo.300 or more cars will be on display! We urge all readers to attend this great family event.

DATE AND VENUE TO BE ANNOUNCED

Colorado State Welcome Center Volunteer Conference ---Every two years the Colorado Welcome Center Program hosts a conference for volunteer counselors who work at the 8 Welcome Centers in Colorado. This provides an opportunity for 300 Ambassadors to Colorado to learn more about the state and it's tourism programs. This conference also provides an opportunity to showcase Pueblo and all of our attractions to these ambassadors of our state. Welcome to Pueblo and don't miss dining at any of the 15 Ethnic cafes in the Union Avenue Historic District. It is a great experience.

May 5, 6, 7, 2006

VIVA LA CINCO DE MAYO!! The 6th Annual Cinco de Mayo Weekend Festival has become an outstanding community event. Friday May 2, Dance with Poquito Mas at the Pueblo Union Depot. Saturday May 3, A concert featuring WAR and Tobias Rene at the Colorado State Fair Events Center and Sunday the big day is at the Colorado State Fairgrounds. Featuring Public Mass, Chile Cookoff, Carnival Rides, Latin Performers, Local entertainers and a huge arts and craft show. Whew! Vamalos Compadres!

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April 27, 2006

PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN -BUSINESS TO BUSINESS EXPO 2006, Southern Colorado's largest business to business trade show will be an extraordinary day of networking as over 5000 potential customers and some 150 businesses view the exhibits of products and services. Doors will open at 11:00 A.M. . Come see the terrific show at the Pueblo Convention Center from 11 to 8 P.M.

NATIONAL STREET ROD SHOW COMING LAST WEEK OF JUNE 2006.
Probably Pueblo's most important Summer event, the Street Rod Show annually brings at least 1800 street rods and over 8,000 visitors. one of the show favorites from last year was this Yellow beauty.
ONE OF 1800 RODS

We highly recommend out of town folks come visit Pueblo during this event. We especially invite shoppers and diners to the Union Ave. Historic District. There is so much to see and do this weekend we urge all viewers make plans to attend. We can help with reservations, places to see, maps etc. MAKE RESERVATIONS EARLY as all motels and hotels sell out for this great weekend event. THIS IS A PREMIER FAMILY EVENT...DON'T MISS IT!

For information e-mail us at avanyu@historicpueblo.com, HREF="platero@earthlink.net">platero@earthlink.net or visit our store at 313 So. Union Ave. Contact us by phone at 1-719-543-8112. We can up-date all events by phone.



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