Greeley - Weld Co., CO
Points of Interest: Centennial Village Museum, Meeker Home Museum, Municipal Museum, University of Northern Colorado
Annual Events: Colorado Farm Show in Jan.; UNC's Jazz Festival in April; Cinco de Mayo, National Art Mart in May; History Alive Series May-Aug.; Supercross Race in May-Sept.; Tractor Pull, Independence Stampede in June; Arts Picnic in July; Weld County Fair in Jul., Aug.; All Breed Dog Show in Aug.; Affair in the Square, Potato Day in Sept.; Community Halloween Event in Oct.; Downtown Lighting Ceremony in Nov.
Greeley Chamber of Comm. 1407 8th Ave 352-3566
Greeley-Weld County Airport 600 Crosier Ave 356-9141
Post Office 925 11th Ave 353-0398
Highland Hills Mun. Course 2200 Clubhouse Dr 330-7327
Greeley, founded in 1869, was named after Horace Greeley when he was editor of the New York Tribune. The establishment of the town was actually spearheaded by Nathan C. Meeker and was one of the most successful colonization experiments ever attempted in the western U. S.