2023 Palisade Peach Festival

Event Schedule

Thursday, August 17th
Town of Palisade Ice Cream Social FREE – 5:30 p.m.
PHS Ambassador Award Presentation – 6 p.m.
Street Dance – 6:30 p.m.

Friday, August 18th
Orchard Farm Tours 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Peach Festival @ Riverbend Park 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Peach Jam Stage Live Music 3 p.m. – 8 p.m.
PEACH Cuisine Chef Demos – 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
CBD Farm to Table Dinner @ Orchard River View – 5:30 p.m.
Feast in the Field Dinner @ Peachfork Orchards 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 19th
Lions Club Pancake Breakfast  – Veteran’s Memorial  – 7 a.m.
Just Peachy 5K Run – Veterans Memorial Park – 8:30 a.m.
Peach Festival Parade 9 a.m.
Peach Festival @ Riverbend Park 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Orchard Farm Tour 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Peach Jam Stage Live Music 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
PEACH Cuisine 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
BBQ Contest – 5 p.m.
Kids Peach Eating Contest 1 p.m.
Adult Peach Eating Contest to Follow Kids Contest
Feast in the Field Dinner @ Peachfork Orchards 6 p.m.

About the Event

55th Annual Palisade Peach Festival
Experience Palisade Peaches at their finest during Peach Festival weekend, August 18th-19th, 2023. The 55th Annual Peach Festival is a time for the town of Palisade to celebrate our famers, families, and businesses that make these world famous peaches SO amazing.

Friday, August 18th & Saturday, August 19th you can purchase tickets for an Orchard Farm Tour. Each tour is specially planned and includes a lunch, fun and a lot of great agricultural information. Our vendors, food trucks and bartenders will be ready to greet you as the gates open at Riverbend Park for the main attraction at 12 pm, Friday afternoon. Live Music from Colorado performers will begin and continue through the festival until the party concludes at 8 pm on Saturday night.

Saturday, brings even more fun and celebration. Start your morning with fresh made pancakes at the Lions Club Pancake Breakfast at Veteran’s Memorial Park. If you like to run, sign up for the Just Peachy 5K starting at 8:30 am then join us downtown for the Palisade Peach Fest Parade. Back at The Festival at Riverbend Park vendors, food, drinks, games, entertainment and more will be waiting to great you at 10 AM. Don’t forget to check out the Safeway Peach Cuisine demos, famous BBQ Throw down, and Peach Eating contests.

The Palisade Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all of our sponsors, vendors, staff, volunteers, the Town of Palisade, our attendees & everyone that make’s this event possible! We could not do it with out all of you!

 Fees & Registration

Daily Rate In Advance

$15.00 adults (13+)

$10.00 Military & Seniors (62+)

$8.00 children ages (3-12)

Children 3 and under FREE

Family Pass $40.00 includes 2 adults and 2 children under 12

At the Gate

$20.00 adults (13+)

$15.00 Military & Seniors (62+)

$10.00 children ages (3-12)

Children 3 and under FREE

Online sales end Thursday, August 17th 8:00pm or when sold out

Volunteer Information


Now Accepting Vendor Applications through June 13th, 2023

Late Application Fee Applies After June 13th