Selected Community Events


Celebration of Life Art Opening

Colorado Canyons Gallery, Grand Junction
Art Opening for Exhibit to be shown throughout the month. Call for entries September 26. Sugar skull making/decorating classes also available. Call for more information.
623 Main Street, Grand Junction, Colorado

DRC Outdoor Art/Craft Fair

Dinosaur Resource Center, 201 S. Fairview St., Woodland Park, CO
Make your way to the 6th annual DRC Craft Fair! It’s fun for all ages with face painting, balloons, jewelry, artwork, good food and so much more. Check out our website for further details.
Deb Robi, 719-686-1820,

52nd Annual Altrusa Art Fair

Western Colorado Center for the Arts, 7th and Orchard Ave, Grand Junction, CO
This is the 52nd Art Fair for Middle and High School students of Mesa County. Teachers collect works to be show and judged at the show. Ribbons are given for first, second and third places. Judges' choice and Altrusan's choice.
Nola Daily, 970-361-8753

Redlands Middle School 2nd Annual Craft Fair

2200 Broadway, Grand Junction 81507
The best craft fair in the valley! All proceeds benefit our anti-bullying program. Vendor booths are only $35 (10x10). Get your space TODAY!
Missy Carpenter
970-254-7000 ext39130

Country Quilts and Authentic Navajo Rug Show

Palisade Nazarene Church
Silent Auction to benefit the House, a safe place for western slope teens, and Navajo cancer patients . We have over 70 quilts all made by the Nazarene Sisters quilt group, the Rugs come from the Cornfield chapter of the Navajo Nation in North Eastern Arizona. All quilts not sold will go to the teens at the House
Shirley Hill 970-242-7022

The Ninth Annual Arts and Crafts Fair

Mesa, CO
The Ninth Annual Arts and Crafts Fair will be held on Color Sunday, September 28, 2014 from 10:00 a.m.
to 3:00 p.m. at the Mesa Community Center, Highway 65 in Mesa, CO.
Terri: / (970) 447-0014.

Annual Pottery Sale Fundraiser

1803 North 7th Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501
The Art Center’s Ceramic Department will be staging their annual pottery sale in the Ceramics studio on Friday, September 5. The sale opens at 6:30 pm and will be up for 3 weeks during the month of September. This annual sale is a fundraiser for the Ceramics studio complex and raises funds for the acquisition and maintenance of equipment and tools and also contributes funds for class and workshop scholarships.

Instructors and students contribute work in stoneware, porcelain, raku and salt vapor to this sale. Many fine examples of functional and decorative ceramic work will be on hand and priced to sell. Come early to get the best selection!, 970-243-7337

Small Business Day

Learning Works, 1938 N 1st street, Corner of 1st and Orchard across form West Middle school, Grand Junction, CO
We have free arts and crafts, baked goods, and warm drinks. Great time to do some Christmas Shopping while the kids are busy.
Elizabeth, Pat or Christy Prickett, 970-242-1355.

Mesa Fiber Arts Guild

Center for Indpendence, 740 Gunnison, Grand Junction, CO 81501
This month our speaker is Mary Hertert of Color Creek, a local fiber artist who will share her projects with our group. Everyone is welcome to attend. You do not have to be a guild member. We meet in the gym of the Center for Independence. Please enter through the East side door.

Mesa Fiber Arts Guild in Grand Junction Colorado provides a place for people to share their interest in fiberarts, weaving, spinning and knitting.

Evening Meeting at 6pm on first Thursdays of the month
We now have meetings in the evening for those who work and those who can't make it to the noon meetings. The evening meeting is the first Thursday of the month from 6 pm to 8 pm. The meeting place is at the Center for Independence (CFI), 740 Gunnison, Grand Junction 81501. We meet from 6PM - 8PM. Use the East side door towards the back of the facility to enter.

Event Title
Mesa Fiber Arts Guild - Evening Meeting
Our special guest speaker this month is Mary Hertert of Color Creek.
Start Date
Sep 05, 2013 06:00 PM
End Date
Sep 05, 2013 08:00 PM
Name of the event venue
Center For Independence, 740 Gunnison, Grand Junctio, 81501
Contact Name
Margaret Eversole
Contact Phone
Contact Email
Event URL
Event Type
Classes & Lectures
Event Cost
Margaret Eversole 818-269-9948 or look up the programs on our website

Paint it Forward

Nov 30, 2011 - Dec 25, 2011 12:00pm

Grand Junction
This is the third year for this Charity event, now formally known as “Paint it Forward”

At this special holiday time, SunShine Painting believes in supporting the community, and is committed to using their own talents and resources for the betterment of the local region. This commitment has inspired them to participate again in the “Paint it Forward” charity event. This year SunShine Painting will select five groups or individuals in need of interior painting services, and will donate up to $1000 in labor and materials (paint will be from our shop, colors limited) per project. The projects selected will be completed in Dec, Jan, or Feb. For a nomination forms go to and click “Paint it Forward” tab. Nominations close Dec. 24.

Have a wonderful Holiday Season.

Michael Day, President
SunShine Painting Corporation

Kathy Day

Collbran Christmas Craft Show

Dec 2, 2011 - Dec 4, 2011 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Collbran Auditorium & Grace Bible Church
Fun family & community shopping day with tons of local vendors. We'll have everything from clothing to candy & food, crafts, art, and MUCH more!

November First Friday at The Art Center

Nov 3, 2011 - Nov 5, 2011 6:30 pm

The Art Center, 1803 N. 7th Street, Grand Junction
The Art Center's DEMO NITE 2011 with over 20 artists working in various media

Continuing exhibits:
Challenge and Gratitude: recent works by Ann Dettmer
sponsored by Jean Ogle

The John Moore Collection: Botanical Prints, Watercolors and Drawings

The Brush & Palette Club's 64th Annual Members' Art Exhibit

Firestorm! Junction Clay Art Guild Exhibit

Cash bar and hors d'oeuvres
Free and open to the public

For more information: or 243-7337
Cheryl McNab
243-7337 Ext. 4

Mosaic Indoor Vendor Fair

Oct 14, 2011 - Oct 16, 2011 10:00a.m.-5:00p.m.

Lincoln Park Barn/ 910 North 12th Street
Looking to purchase or sell your unique artwork, crafts, or antiques/secondhand items?

Join us at the Mosaic Indoor Vendor Fair!
Saturday, October 15, 2011, 10 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. at the Lincoln Park Barn located at 910 North 12th St.

There will be hundreds of items for sale including one-of-a-kind artwork, knick knacks, crafts, antiques/secondhand items and much more.
There's guaranteed to be something for everyone!

Admission is free. For more information or to participate as a vendor (see below for vendor info), please call 970.245.0519 x 10 or visit
Linda Parrot 970.245.0519.10

Seven Falls Dancers at DRC

Sep 2, 2011 - Sep 4, 2011 11:00 am-4:00 pm

Dinosaur Resource Center
On the front plaza at the Dinosaur Resource Center. Native American Art, Jewelry & Crafts will be displayed. At 1pm & 2:30pm the Seven Falls Indian Dancers will perform Native American dancing (weather permitting). Come and join the fun!
Deb Robillard