Chaffee County Democrats Barbecue July 29
The annual Chaffee County Democrats Barbecue and Fundraiser will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, July 29, at Poncha Springs Town Hall and Chipeta Park, 330 Burnett Ave., Poncha Springs.
In addition to homemade barbecue and a sundae bar, local blues-rock band Blue Recluse Trio will perform. There will also be a raffle, and beer and wine will be available.
Elected officials attending the event include Lt. Governor Donna Lynne, Colorado Senator (District 5) Kerry Donovan, Chaffee County Commissioner Keith Baker, Chaffee County Clerk Lori Mitchell and Salida City Councilwoman Cheryl Brown-Kovacic.
Candidates who will attend include gubernatorial candidates Noel Ginsburg and Cary Kennedy; attorney general candidates Joe Salazar, Michael Dougherty and Brad Levin; state treasurer candidate Steve Lebsock; U.S. Senate candidate Dustin Leitzel; District 5 congressional candidate Betty Field; and Salida City Council candidates Dan Shore and Harald Kasper.
This is a family-friendly event, and children are welcome and encouraged to attend. Suggested donation for the event is $25 and will be collected at the door.