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DENVER -- If you’re looking for some fun events to participate in this week, there’s plenty of them happening around Colorado.

The Old Fashioned Corn Roast Festival hosted by the Loveland Chamber of Commerce takes place August 19-20.

Some of the events at the festival include a parade, a corn shucking competition and a corn eating contest - to name a few! Full details are available online.

The Breckenridge International Festival of Arts continues through August 21st. This year’s festival includes more than 20 performances and exhibitions. A full schedule is available online.

If you want something that’s not so much an event, but a cool thing to ‘check out’, swing by 7400 East Colfax Avenue and Quince Street.

Over the weekend a group of volunteers painted a stunning mural to encompass the history and diversity of the East Colfax Neighborhood.

If you get a chance, give it a looksie!