June 22, 2017 - September 14, 2017 4th and Main St., Grand Junction, CO
Over 100 artisans, musicians and food vendors with fresh produce and fruits from the Grand Valley. Held along Grand Junction's Historic Main Street, this event attracts an estimated 5,000 visitors every Thursday.
The Mesa County Fair is an annual celebration of the county, its residents, community and history. The Fair creates an environment that promotes the diversity of the area and features family oriented entertainment, educational opportunities and is a showcase of local products and services. Demolition Derby, Working Ranch Rodeo, Bull Riders, and we'll have some great entertainment lined up as well! Check out the website for more information regarding a schedule.
Grand Junction is home to one of the only National/Olympic style BMX courses in the United States. Every summer the Mesa County Fairground hosts the Mile High National competition for national ranking BMX riders. People from all over the USA gather to watch the pro BMX riders compete to qualify for the Olympics.
It's Peach Mania! Plenty of great food, entertainment, contests, activities for kids, and opportunities to explore Palisade via self-guided tours, guided tours and outdoor recreation. Satisfy your hunger for local and authentic with delicious peach products: from pies to ice cream, preserves to salsas, peach brandy and wine to virgin peach daiquiris, not to mention bushels of just picked fresh peaches… all in a very scenic setting.
For the last two decades, Colorado Mountain Winefest has been the premier Colorado wine celebration in the state, bringing dozens of local wineries to celebrate our award-winning wines and growing industry.With 50 Colorado wineries in attendance and a few thousand close friends to share unlimited sips, it's the kind of perfect day that makes everyone wish they lived here. The four day long event in Riverbend Park features live entertainment, unlimited wine samples, a commemorative tasting glass, wine tote and the chance to buy wine directly from the winemakers.
Colorado National Monument is home to the Tour of the Moon grand cycling classic. The Tour of the Moon takes place during the first part of October where awesome views is an understatement. With 23 miles of road and an elevation change from 4,700 to 7,000, it's hard to miss this race of a lifetime.