Colorado’s 150th anniversary

250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence

Get involved

Access the logo

The America 250 - Colorado 150 logo is available for you at no cost, and we encourage you to use it to highlight your commemorative programs and events. We are excited to learn about all the exciting ways the logo will be featured around Colorado.  

The America 250-Colorado 150 Commission will email you a link to access the logo files and brand style guide when you fill out this form.

 

Brand Style Guide

Connect locally

Every region of Colorado holds extraordinary history, incredible natural beauty, and, of course, vibrant local communities. Here, you can learn more about Colorado’s regions, events, and how you can get involved in local commemorative efforts.

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The Great West
Northwest Colorado
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Pikes Peak Wonders
Central Colorado
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Mystic San Luis Valley
South-Central Colorado
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Pioneering Plains
Northeast Colorado
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Canyons & Plains
Southeast Colorado
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Mountains & Mesas
The Western Slope
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Rockies Playground
The High Country

250-150 Resources

Below are resources for individuals, communities, and organizations looking to get involved with the 2026 commemoration. Here you will find details on the Sesqusemiquincentennial, the America 250 - Colorado 150 Commission, and information on how to get involved locally. We invite you to share these resources with your local government, museums, libraries, and community groups.

 

Community Grant Opportunities

We are excited to share national commemorative grant opportunities with you. This list is frequently updated to highlight available funding for commemorative projects.

for Organizations and Local Governments

Share these sample proclamations with your local city government and community organizations. The America 250 - Colorado 150 Commission has provided these proclamations to encourage Coloradans to declare their intent to participate with the 2026 commemorations. 

If your city or organization adopts a commemorative proclamation, please inform America 250 - Colorado 150 staff at katie.roach@state.co.us. We will follow up with you to identify how the Commission can support your community’s efforts.

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