Chile lovers, rejoice!
The annual Chile & Frijoles Festival has arrived in Pueblo.
Thousands are expected this weekend in downtown Pueblo to celebrate two of the area's favorite crops: green chiles and frijoles (or pinto beans).
The aroma of roasting Pueblo chiles will signal summer's end and the arrival of fall. Festivalgoers can expect music, arts, crafts, a jalapeño-eating contest, a farmers market, cooking competitions and plenty of chiles.
Sunday morning features the "Hot to Trot" 10K, 5K, 2 Mile Walk and 1K Toddler Run.
Admission is $3 and children are free.
Chile & Frijoles Festival Hours:
- Friday, Sept. 22 - 3 p.m. to midnight
- Saturday, Sept. 23 - 10 a.m. to midnight
- Sunday, Sept. 24 - 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
For a full schedule of events, head to the Chile & Frijoles Festival website.