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This Week in GJ!

Don’t miss out because these events are right around the corner! Grand Junction is always bustling with year-round events and things to do around town. Everything from live music at your favorite brewery to world-class competitive racing, Grand Junction’s event scene is thriving. For a quick look into upcoming happenings, check out this week’s calendar of events before it’s too late!

Annual Juneteenth Celebration Jun 15

National Juneteenth Holiday. Community celebration commemorating the June 19th 1865 announcement of the end of slavery in Texas, although the emancipation proclamation occurred 2 years earlier in 1863. There will be information booths, live entertainment, awards, food trucks and…

Blues at Dusk Jun 15

Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra Presents Outdoor Concert: "Blues at Dusk" Featuring TWO COLORADO Musicians: Singer/Songwriter David Starr of Cedaredge & Mandolinist Erik Stucky from Montrose Two Rivers Winery and Chateau The Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra is thrilled to…

COUNTRY NIGHT @ Mama Ree's After Dark Jun 15
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday

Join us for the #1 Country Night in Grand Junction! We play all your favorites, while you dance on our MASSIVE dance floor! We offer drink specials alongside our signature pizza! Join us!

Dinosaur Day Jun 15

Dinosaur Day takes place on Saturday, June 15th at the Dinosaur Journey Museum in Fruita, CO. This family-friendly event has been a community favorite for over 30 years. The festival celebrates dinosaurs and their fossilized friends with fun & engaging educational activities…

Fruita Farmers and Makers Market Jun 15
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday

The Fruita Farmer's Market is hosted weekly on Saturday mornings in Reed Park (250 S Elm Street) in beautiful Fruita, CO. The Fruita Farmer's Market showcases local vendors of all kinds - from fresh local produce, handmade crafts, ready-to-eat food, local artists and so much…

Line Dancing Class @ Mama Ree's! Jun 15
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday

Join us for a FREE line dancing class before our weekly country night from 8pm-9pm! Have you ever wanted to hit the dance floor like a pro? Learn some pointers and simple dances to stand out at our County Night (every Saturday 9pm-2am)! Extra Bonus - There is free pool!

Overtime and The Blue Collar Soldiers Band at Mesa Theater Jun 15

"Not all those who wander are lost" This great quote defines Overtime and his journey to success in the music business. Hailing from Montana as now one of the most well known independent musicians born and raised, Overtime hits the road to celebrate his hit song "Hunger In My…

Palisade Bluegrass & Roots Festival Jun 15

Located along the Colorado River at Riverbend Park, The Palisade Bluegrass & Roots Festival brings together some of the country’s top bluegrass artists as well as Colorado’s favorite emerging stars for three days of non-stop festival vibes—a family-friendly, river lovers…

Take Part in Art Jun 15

Participate in hands-on activities and arts and crafts, learn about the many Arts and Culture Organizations in the area, and find out how you can get involved. Activities include live performances, giant games, arts and crafts, prize raffles, and more.

Sue Foley Live at the Mesa Theater Jun 16

Save the date! The Canadian blues ingenue turned Texas axe slinger brings over 35 years of professional talent to the Mesa stage! Tickets are available now. Sue Foley delivers her own brand of high energy, guitar driven Texas blues along with her band. Foley’s seasoned rhythm…

Vin.Yasa Sundays Jun 16
  • Recurring weekly on Sunday

Sip and Stretch at Carboy Winery! Enjoy one hour of vinyasa yoga (suitable for all levels -even if you're new to yoga!), followed by a glass of Carboy tap wine or sparkling wine, some lite bites, and the beautiful views of Mount Garfield.

Modern Day Royalty Summer Dance Camp Jun 17

Are you already planning those summer trips and activities for your children? Add an Absolute Dance-themed Summer Camp to the list. For boys and girls ages 4-10 years old from June 17th-20th. The camp will be filled with daily dance classes, weekly performances, prop-making…

Sing A Cappella! Jun 17
  • Recurring weekly on Monday

We sing a cappella! Please visit Grand Mesa A Cappella chorus and sing with us! We welcome women age 18 and up who love to sing and perform. Don't read music? No Problem! Have a high voice? No Problem! Have a low voice? No Problem! Our chorus has a place for your voice.

Music in the Grapevines - The Marc Allen Band Jun 18

A true Colorado native, Marc Allen is a singer/songwriter with uniquely gritty vocals that shares his experiences through his profound, rebellious, and down-to-earth tunes. He can often catch him playing at breweries and wineries throughout the Grand Valley. This concert will be…

Sip & Stitch Tuesdays at Whitewater Hill Vineyards Jun 18
  • Recurring weekly on Tuesday

Bring any project you're working on - come and go based on your schedule. Knitting, crocheting, painting, embroidery, drawing, calligraphy, quilting, and more - all crafts are welcome! Pot luck - bring whatever you'd like to share. 25% off glasses of wine!

Country Jam Music Festival Jun 20
  • Recurring daily

As the largest country music festival in Colorado, Country Jam is a celebrity-filled three-day event. This year’s headliners are Parker McCollum, Jelly Roll, and Thomas Rhett, complimented by many well-known artists and up-and-coming talent from Nashville. Koe Wetzel, Lee Brice…

Coffee Club Networking Group Jun 21
  • Recurring monthly on the 3rd Friday

Coffee Club is a networking group hosted by The Fruita Chamber, FWorks, & The Business Incubator Center, on the third Friday of every month at 9:00 am in the Fworks meeting room (upstairs of the civic center at 325 E. Aspen Ave.) Coffee will be provided for all who attend!

Don't Step on My Footprints Jun 21

Come enjoy this wonderful, hilarious twin drama mystery. Scott disappears after his family finds fifty thousand dollars in his attache case someone calls saying he's been kidnapped but the family assumes Walter is Scott who reappears but not before Walter discovers his twin isn't…

Paint and Sip Jun 21
  • Recurring monthly on the 3rd Friday

Unleash your inner artist at Paint & Sip with Shannan! Even if you have no artistic background, Shannan will guide you through the process to create a beautiful painting as you sip Carboy wines. Ticket includes a canvas, all painting supplies, and a glass of any tap wine or…