Selected Community Events


marissa curtis' s benefit

cruisers bar grand junction co
Marissa Curtis 24 was in a horrific car accident last week while on vacation in New Zealand. She has suffered numerous injuries which includea broken jaw, shattered shoulder, broken pelvis and spine and a fractured tailbone, ruptured liver, lung and spleen. She has a long road to recovery and we are doing a benefit at cruisers to help with the cost. There will be a silent auction and live music from Shea bramerm
Jessica silengo 9708122678

Susie McEntire Christmas Concert

Dec 6, 2012 7:00 p.m.

The Avalon Theatre at 745 Main St.
A concert to benefit United Way of Mesa County. Reserved tickets are available at, any City Markets, or by calling 866-464-2624. Ticket prices are $45 for Premier Floor Seats, $35 for Premier Balcony Seats, and $25 for Reserved Floor and Balcony.

Holiday Heroes Drive

Dec 19, 2011 - Dec 21, 2011 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Central High School
Anyone interested can arrive at Central High School during the designated time and are welcome to the assortment of clothing, toys and toiletries gathered—free of charge. Individuals can take anything for themselves or for someone they know in need of help this holiday season! This event is being hosted to help families through the holiday season.

Grand Valley Cyclocross Series

Oct 21, 2011 - Oct 23, 2011 9:00 a.m.

Sherwood Park, Grand Junction, Colorado
The 3rd Annual Cyclocross Series begins this weekend. There will be Citizen, B and A categories to race. Juniors are FREE. So, come on out with your bike to try a cyclocross event. Visit for more information.
Kristy Driver 970-25-SPORT


Oct 6, 2011 - Oct 8, 2011 7:00 p.m.

Freeway Bowl
Fundraiser for Making Strides against Breast Cancer of Mesa County
Tamara Green

Mariachi Concert

Aug 26, 2011 - Aug 28, 2011 6:30 p.m.

Grand River Vineyards
Night Of Music With Head Start
Date: 8-27-2011
Time: Gate Opens at 6:30 p.m.
Place: Grand River Vineyards
787 N. Elberta Palisade, Co
Ticket Price $15.00 per person
At Gate $17.00
Children Under 12 years old get in free
All proceeds will benefit the Head Start parents
Tickets are sold at Fisher Liquor Barn, Roper Music, Grand River Vineyards, Rocky Mountain SER Head Start
Reona Beltran
(970) 243-9318

4th Annual Grand Mesa Poker Run by PGR&OI

Sep 9, 2011 - Sep 11, 2011 9:00 a.m.

Grand Junction, CO
Poker run from Grand Junction to Delta,Cedaredge over Grand Mesa and back to Grand Junction VFW 1247 for prizes and food. Register at Randy's in Clifton
Art (Groady) Edwards

Partners Benefit Pistol Shoot

Aug 28, 2011 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

San Juan Shooting Range, Montrose CO
Come out with your handgun and 100 rounds of ammunition (no magnums) and shoot four courses of fire as an individual and/or sign up with two others to form a 3 person team and compete with local law enforcement and other local friends.
There will be Cowboy, USPSA and IDPA shooters running side shoots where you can shoot your guns. There will be loaner guns to borrow and try out for a separate fee plus ammo.
Many of your local law enforcement officers will be there to compete and to assist the public with their shooting. No experience is necessary as coaching will be provided. Come for a fun time, bring your family see how you stack up against local law enforcement and help PARTNERS help our kids.
Kristi Harvey, Partners 970-249-1116

Plateau Valley High School Golf Tournament

Aug 5, 2011 1:00 pm

Chipeta Golf Course
A golf tournament benefiting the Plateau Valley High School athletic programs.
Kori Satterfield

Palisade Peach Plunge

Aug 20, 2011 - Aug 21, 2011 4:00 p.m.

Palisade Riverbend Park
A benefit for the PHS Knowledge Bowl Team, the Peach Plunge is a spin off of a rubber duck race, where 2000 peaches will race down the Colorado River for a chance to win great prizes. Peaches can be purchased at Gelato Junction, Gene Taylors, Palisade Coop Country, Roasted Espresso & Subs, and at the Palisade, Fruita, and some GJ Farmer's Markets.
Heather Huntley