The City of Thornton is one of the first to kick-off the flurry of fall festivals on the way. On Saturday, September 7, families can enjoy lots of fun activities at the Thornton Harvest Fest from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is FREE. Festivities take place at Community Park located at the intersection of York St. and Thornton Pkwy.
For those early risers, there’s a Fishing Derby at 7 a.m., Pancake Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. and Skatepark competition at 9 a.m. — each with a nominal fee.
The Great Chili Cook-Off returns at 11 a.m.
During the day, there’s a Cultural Expedition, Harvest Fest Bazaar, Kids Zone, food court, beer garden and live entertainment.
On the Entertainment Stage
Carlos Washington’s Steel Horse Swing — 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
ONDA — noon to 1 p.m.
Delta Sonics — 1:15 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
Journey Girls — 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The Corporation — 3:45 p.m. to 5 p.m.
On the Cultural Expedition Stage
iZCALLi — 10:30 a.m.
African Dance — noon
Colorado Bhangra Team — 1:30 p.m.
Grupo Tlaloc Danza Azteca — 3 p.m.