Celebrate the 18th Annual Mike the Headless Chicken Festival June 3rd and 4th, 2016, in Fruita, Colorado. This festival is dedicated to the amazing story of one chicken’s will to live. Events such as a 5k run, disc golf tournament, wing and peep eating contests, live music, delicious food and artisan booths make this a weekend to remember.
The theme for 2016 is "USA Mike - Going for the Gold!" More information to come. Check the Festival Schedule for all the details. (not yet updated for 2016)
Want to participate? Sign up for the 5k Run, and Disc Golf Tournament. If you don't get pre-registered in time, simply come on out to the festival on Saturday June 4th! Race day registration for the 5k is 7-8:30am and you can pay and play down at Snooks for the disc golf tourny between 8:30-10am.

If you would like to enter your car in the car show, please visit www.fruita.org and print off the registration form and mail it to the address listed in the lower left corner. (not yet updated)


Festival Sponsors

  • CreditUnionColorado
    Title Sponsor
  • City logo
    Featured Sponsor
  • Chesnick
    Supporting Sponsor
  • Suds Brothers Brewery
    Wing Eating Sponsor
  • dailysentinel
    Media Sponsor
  • RMHPlogo

    5k Sponsor
  • VAULT 1007

    Media Sponsor
  • MOOSE 923 3
    Media Sponsor
  • texas2

    Run Shirts, Festival Shirts and Artwork!

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