Celebrate the 17th Annual Mike the Headless Chicken Festival May 15th-16th 2015, 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 2015 is "Mike Goes Back to the Fruiture" As we all remember, Back to the Future II takes place in 2015! Dig into your VHS collection and watch this trilogy to compare what they predicted 2015 to look like vs. what it actually does look like today! More information to come. Check the Festival Schedule for all the details.
 
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 May 16th! 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. (no yet updated)

 

Festival Sponsors

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

    5k Sponsor
  • MOXY logo
    Award Sponsor
  • dog big
    Mike Backyard Games Sponsor

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