Western Heritage Month Events:
9/7: Parade on Main Street @ 10 a.m.
9/8: Pony Express Ride, Loma @ 9 a.m.
9/13 - 14: Championship Rodeo @ Fairgrounds, 7 p.m.
9/15: Championship Rodeo, @ Fairgrounds, 1 p.m.
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) September has been proclaimed as Western Heritage Month.
The goal is to bring awareness to the unique area and educate the community and younger generations about the farming, ranching and agriculture that made the Grand Valley what is it today.