Selected Community Events
Spaghetti Dinner and Silent Auction for GrandValley Pit Crew
May 4, 2014 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
End Zone Sports Pub located at 152 S. Mesa in Fruita
Grand Valley Pit Crew is an organization that provides resources for behavior problems, training, adoptions and more for dogs. Come out and support them by attending the dinner. Shanna Davis started the pit crew in 2002 and has successfully accomplished many re-homing of the Pit Bull breed. Tickets in advance are $10 and kids under 10-year-old are $5. General admission will be $12 for adults. They will be accepting silent auction items until Friday, May 2. All proceeds will for dog food and vet bills.
970-858-9628 or 970-985-5661
Adobe Creek Golf Tournament
Jul 26, 2014 8 a.m.
876 18 1/2 Road in Fruita
The Knights of Columbus Council is hosting a golf tournament to benefit homeless teenagers in the Grand Valley. Participating will benefit homeless teens staying at The House. The House helps local teenagers receive the therapy, assistance with employment, a clean bed to sleep in, food, medical attention and caring adults.
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 ticketswest.com, 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 Livetrainrace.com for more information.
Kristy Driver 970-25-SPORT
SRIKE for a CURE
Oct 6, 2011 - Oct 8, 2011 7:00 p.m.
Fundraiser for Making Strides against Breast Cancer of Mesa County
Aug 26, 2011 - Aug 28, 2011 6:30 p.m.
Grand River Vineyards
Night Of Music With Head Start
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
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.
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.