Vendor Application

The 2019 Potato Festival will be Saturday, September 7, 2019! Be sure to join us for a fun-filled day at Chapman Park in Monte Vista, CO. There will be the annual Tater Trot 5K, Craft and Food Vendors, Guided Ag Tours, Chef Demonstration, Truck and Semi Show, the Famous Mashed Potato Dunk Tank, Freshly Harvested Colorado Potatoes and much more!

PDF Vendor Application:Download here

Online Vendor Application: Click here

Vendors pay via PayPal, here:

Completed vendor registration form and fee should be returned no later than Tuesday, September 3rd. If you have questions, please call our office at 719-852-3322 or email us at [email protected]

Race Registration

All of the proceeds from this years 5K will be donated to assist SLV Pediatric Diabetes Patients! Registration is $25/participant. T-Shirt sizing is limited and while supplies last; register today! If you plan to pay via cash/check: money MUST be delivered to the CPAC office (1305 Park Ave., Monte Vista CO 81144) prior to event!

Meet us at the east side of Chapman Park at the “What Are You Eating?” Tent!
Race will begin at 8 AM.
Registration table will open at 7:15 AM.

Contact our office with any questions at 719-852-3322 or [email protected]

Online Registration: Click Here

Pay via PayPal, here:

Completed race registration forms and fees should be returned no later than Thursday, September 5th. If you have questions, please call our office at 719-852-3322 or email us at [email protected]

2019 Potato Festival Ag Tour

It’s that time of year again! The 2019 Potato Festival will be Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Chapman Park in Monte Vista. As the date is fast approaching, we want to be sure you’re prepared to enjoy the day with us!

There is another exciting opportunity available at the Potato Festival to those who want an in-depth look at the potato industry. The annual agriculture tour will be departing from Chapman Park  by bus in Monte Vista at 8 AM and returning at 11 AM.  Hosted by the Executive Director of Colorado Potatoes, Jim Ehrlich, this tour will visit the San Luis Valley Research Center and a local grower’s field. Passengers will get to talk directly with growers and researchers, and get to see firsthand how potatoes are grown in the San Luis Valley.  This tour is free of charge as well, but spots are limited.  Those interested should contact Colorado Potatoes at 719-852-3322 or [email protected] to reserve a space.

After the tour, passengers can stay for the 2019 San Luis Valley Potato Festival at Chapman Park in Monte Vista, and all the other fun activities it has to offer.  All day at Chapman Park there will be a 5K race, kid’s games, the famous mashed potato dunk tank, professional chef demo, bouncy houses, and a trampoline quad jumper. There will also be food and craft vendors, games for the family, live animals, an antique tractor display with homemade ice cream, a truck and semi show and much, much more!  That evening, as an added feature, there will be a motorsport aerial freestyle show featuring X-Game medalists!  This will be at the Ski-Hi Park Arena, and tickets can be purchased at

Join us for a day of fun and activities for the whole family! Visit scenic Monte Vista, CO for our annual Potato Festival to celebrate the harvest of delicious Colorado Potatoes!  This year’s Potato Festival will be Saturday, September 7, 2019!  Keep checking back here for announcements regarding all the fun activities we have in the works!  

Colorado Potato Administrative Committee is proud to announce that we will be hosting Octane Addictions, again for the 12th Annual Potato Festival!! Check out this awesome video of a previous performance of this crew! Join for a bigger and better show this year!!

Thank you to our sponsors!