Entertainment Calendar: June 2–8
FRIDAY, JUNE 2
JAGERTOWN, 8–11 p.m., Warehouse 25sixty-five, 2565 American Way, country, warehouse2565.com.
BICYCLE ANNIE, 9:30 p.m.–1:30 a.m., Cruisers Bar, 715 Horizon Drive, cruisersgj.com, 314-2554.
COUNTER PUNCH VS COMRADES, 8 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., with Deathbreaker and Black Gusto, $10–$12, 773-1775, mesatheater.com.
CMU JAZZ WORKSHOP FINAL CONCERT, 7:30 p.m., Robinson Theatre, Moss Performing Arts Center, 1231 N. 12th St., guest tenor saxophonist Ralph Lalama, $15 adults, $5 students, tickets at 243-6787, gjso.org.
FARMER IN THE SKY, ANGELA PERLEY & THE HOWLIN’ MOONS, 6 p.m., Black Canyon Golf Course, 1350 Birch St., Montrose, Montrose Summer Music Series, take a blanket or chair for seating on the driving range, and a picnic dinner, no glass, cans or alcohol, food and beverages available to purchase, montrosesummermusic.com/msms.
THE CORNER GIRLS, 9 p.m., Barons GJ, 539 Colorado Ave., garage punk with guests Hallowed Oak, 245-0995.
TOM KEOGH & CAROL ROSE, 7:30 p.m., Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, dance to country favorites, swing and rock ‘n’ roll, for members and qualified guest, 242-4754.
FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, artist introductions 6:30 p.m., reception 7–9 p.m., The Art Center, 1803 N. Seventh St., “Pure Pigment,” Pastel Society of Colorado biennial members only exhibition on display through June 24; Contemporary 2017: “Retellings,” on display through June 24, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, 243-7337, gjartcenter.org.
FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK, Main Street in Cedaredge, participating venues offer free activities with local artists, musicians, food and drink, 856-6961.
FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, 5–7 p.m., Impressionz Gallery, 105 W. Main St., Cedaredge, featuring wood burning artist Scott Sullivan and guitarist Milton Skinner, 399-7577.
FIRST FRIDAY ARTIST’S RECEPTION, 5–9 p.m., The Main Street Gallery, 412 Main St., “HeART of the West,” exhibit focuses on animals, history, scenery and people of the American West, by Doris (DJ) Janowski of Whitewater, refreshments provided, 245-7949.
FIRST FRIDAY OPENING RECEPTION, 5–8 p.m., 437CO Art Gallery, 437 Colorado Ave., Colorado Mesa University Art and Design Department hosts “Run Across Europe,” showcasing photographs taken by students and faculty who were part of a summer 2016 CMU trip to Hungary, Croatia and Montenegro, artist talk 5:30 p.m., photos by Grant Duta, Morgan Wagner, Kaitlin Webb, Alec Williams, Jenna-Lee Yoneshige and Forrest Zerbe, on display through Aug. 25, 248-1833.
FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, 7 p.m., Uncanny Valley Art Gallery, 523 1/2 Main St., Clockwork Affair, steampunk-themed event, costume contest 8:30 p.m.
“WOMEN OF EXCELLENCE: THE COLORADO WOMEN’S HALL OF FAME COLLECTION” EXHIBIT OPENING, 9 a.m., Museum of the West, 462 Ute Ave., exhibit highlights extraordinary women and their accomplishments, on display through Labor Day weekend, 242-0971.
SHAKESPEARE’S TWELFTH NIGHT, doors 7 p.m., show at 7:30 p.m., KAFM Radio Room, 1310 Ute Ave., presented by Geek Parties of the Grand Valley, as a 1930s Prohibition romantic comedy, $10, tickets at kafmradio.org and from cast members, 257-7354.
19TH ANNUAL MIKE THE HEADLESS CHICKEN FESTIVAL, Civic Center Park, 325 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, golf tournament 1 p.m. tee-off, Adobe Creek Golf Course, vendors, artisans and games 4–10 p.m., poultry show 4–8 p.m., music by D&G Railroad 6 p.m., The Williams Brothers Band 7:30 p.m., miketheheadlesschicken.org/mike.
22ND ANNUAL COLORFUL COLORADO CAR, TRUCK & ROD SHOW, in Montrose, cruise 5–9 p.m., blackcanyonclassics.org, 596-2765.
MAGICIAN CODY LANDSTROM, 10 a.m., Orchard Mesa Branch, Mesa County Libraries, 230 E. Lynwood St., Summer Entertainment Series, 243-4442.
SATURDAY, JUNE 3
MYTHIC RHYTHM, 7:30 p.m., Blue Sage Center for the Arts, 226 Grand Ave., Paonia, Grammy-winning world music drummer Glen Velez on frame drums and overtone singing and rhythm vocalist Loire Cotler, $18–$23 adults in advance, $5 discount for students, $4 more at the door, 527-7243, bluesage.org.
WHISKEY STOMP AND THE LOGAN BROTHERS, 6–10 p.m., Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, Glenwood Springs, Music on the Mountain concert series, local bands, free rides to the park via tram or adventure vehicle beginning at 4 p.m. in exchange for a canned food donation to benefit LiftUp, GlenwoodCaverns.com, 800-530-1635.
ALEX STOCKUM, Suds Brothers Brewery, 127 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, 858-9400.
DERRINGER, 8–11 p.m., Warehouse 25sixty-five, 2565 American Way, country rock, warehouse2565.com.
DUALAKOO, HUEY AND TIM + RICHARD, 1 p.m., Palisade Brewing Co., 200 Peach Ave., Palisade, music celebrating the brewery’s seventh birthday, 464-1462.
ZOLOPHT, 8 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., with Simply B, Contraband, Lior Ben Hur and Sol Tevel, $10, 773-1775, mesatheater.com.
J.P. LANE, 6:30–8:30 p.m., New Horizons Church, 641 Horizon Drive, vocalist with lead guitarist Steve Martin from Company6, donations accepted to benefit Giving Adolescents New Goals Inc. (GANG), local nonprofit that provides opportunities to underprivileged youth, 250-2744.
DENNIS JERNIGAN, 7:30 p.m., Delta Performing Arts Center, 822 Grand Ave., Delta, composer and vocalist with guests guitarist David Starr and soprano Carissa Scroggins, $20 in advance and $25 at the door, proceeds benefit Arts Coalition of Delta County, tickets at the Gazebo and Starr’s Guitars in Cedaredge, Gallery De La Luz, Whiskey’s and Delta-Montrose Technical College in Delta, Duckworks Auto Parts in Hotchkiss and The High Country Shopper in Paonia, 835-3329.
ART EXHIBIT OPENING RECEPTION, 6–8 p.m., Veteran’s Art Center, 307 S. 12th St., works by Virginia Lionberger on display through June 30, 462-3162.
THE ORIGINAL Y’ART SHOW AND SALE, 9 a.m.–3 p.m., 124 Ouray Ave., oil and acrylic paintings, charcoal and graphite drawings and gouache paintings, hosted by local artist Sallie Wysocki, 314-9314.
EXPRESSIONS SPRING RECITAL, 7 p.m., Avalon Theatre, 645 Main St., choreographic and performance debut featuring Inspire Dance Company dancers and faculty, more than 150 dancers ages 2–adult, $12 adults, $10 children and seniors in advance, $3 more at the door, advance tickets at Inspire Dance Company, 2487 Industrial Blvd., inspiredancecogj.com, 241-0041.
SIXTH ANNUAL GLADE PARK COWBOY POETRY FESTIVAL, gates open 5 p.m., performers 6 p.m., 1/4-mile north of the Glade Park Store in Glade Park, featuring Terry Nash, James Michael and Mike Moutoux, take a chair for the outdoor event, food available, $10 adults, $5 kids, 241-0775.
CELEBRATE CEDAREDGE, 9 a.m.–3 p.m., downtown Cedaredge, local vendors, live music, wine tasting, cedaredgechamber.com, 856-6961.
19TH ANNUAL MIKE THE HEADLESS CHICKEN FESTIVAL, Civic Center Park, 325 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, pancake breakfast 7–10 a.m. Circle Park; car show 10 a.m.–3:30 p.m., disc golf tournament 8:30 a.m., 5K run/walk 9 a.m., Mike Games, store, artisan and food vendors open 9 a.m.–10 p.m., poultry show 9 a.m.–5 p.m., contests, cornhole tournament 1 p.m., El Camino Burnout 4–6 p.m., music by The Smithereens 7:30 p.m., miketheheadlesschicken.org/mike.
THE DELTA COUNTY ROCK, GEM AND MINERAL SHOW, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Bill Heddles Recreation Center, 530 Gunnison River Drive, Delta, lighted mineral and specimen displays, gold panning, educational displays for children, door prizes, grab bags, silent auction, 20 vendors, 856-3861.
22ND ANNUAL COLORFUL COLORADO CAR, TRUCK & ROD SHOW, in Montrose, 8 a.m.–4 p.m., Cerise Park, more than 175 vehicles, music, valve cover races, silent auction, car corral, prize drawings, free to spectators, blackcanyonclassics.org, 596-2765.
ATOMIC 5K AND CELEBRATE SMALL BUSINESS SHOWCASE, 10 a.m.–2 p.m., Business Incubator Center, 2591 Legacy Way, vendors, food, demonstrations facility tours, music by Flat Top Reed, bump ‘n’ jump, beer garden; 5K walk/run registration 7:30 a.m., race 9 a.m., course is around the newly designated historic district that was part of the Manhattan Project, $25 adults, $20 CMU students, $15 ages 15 and younger, $25 per person for a team, entry fee, 243-5242, atomic5kgj.com, gjincubator.org.
PALISADE GRAN FONDO, timed road cycling event starting and finishing at Peachbowl Park in Palisade, after ride celebration with food and beer from Palisade Brewing Company and wines from Plum Creek Winery, register palisadegranfondo.com.
“IF YOU EVER WANT TO BRING A CIRCUS TO THE LIBRARY, DON’T” STORY TIME, 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 243-5113.
SUNDAY, JUNE 4
DANIEL PARK, 7:30 p.m., Avalon Theatre, 645 Main St., Las Vegas looping act and former America’s Got Talent contestant, $10–$25, monumentalevents.com, 800-626-8497.
CURSES, doors 7 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., metalcore from West Virginia on the Friends Tour with Speaking With Ghosts and Augmented, $5–$8, 773-1775, mesatheater.com.
SWEET ESCAPE, 4 p.m., Chapel of the Cross, Pioneer Town, 215 SW Third St., Cedaredge, Chapel of the Cross Summer Concert Series concert, variety show, admission by donation, 210-0471.
ART EXHIBIT OPENING RECEPTION, 11 a.m.–4 p.m., Bighorn Galley, at Dead Horse Point State Park, north of Moab, Utah, “Lyrical Landscapes,” by The Moab Pastel Guild on display through June 30, park admission $15 per vehicle, 435-259-2614.
MONDAY, JUNE 5
HELLYEAH, 7 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., heavy metal band with guests Sons of Texas and Righteous Vendetta, $23–$25, 773-1775, mesatheater.com.
TUESDAY, JUNE 6
REDLANDS, 8–11 p.m., Warehouse 25sixty-five, 2565 American Way, country, warehouse2565.com.
CRYPTIC WISDOM, doors 7 p.m. show 8 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., Tucson, Arizona rhyme-sayer mixing grungy alternative rock and poetic hip-hop, $5–$15, 773-1775, mesatheater.com.
TOM KEOGH, 7:15 p.m., Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, dance to Western favorites, swing and Latin, for members and qualified guest, 242-4754.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7
ZAMTRIP, 7 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., hard rock from Rock Springs, Wyoming, with guests October Rage and The Company, $10–$15, 773-1775, mesatheater.com.
AJ FULLERTON AND NIC CLARK, 7:30 p.m., Cavalcade, 201 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, $5, 260-5413, cavalcadefruita.com.
THURSDAY, JUNE 8
BIG SAM’S FUNKY NATION, gates open 5:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m., James M. Robb-Colorado State Park Fruita Section, Colorado Riverfront Concert Series, funk, rock & roll, hip-hop and jazz from New Orleans, take lawn chair and a picnic, beer, wine and food available to purchase, ages 5 and older required to have a tickets, free tickets with service fee at City Market stores, TicketsWest.com, riverfrontproject.org/concert-series.
PROFESSOR COLOMBO, 8–11 p.m., Warehouse 25sixty-five, 2565 American Way, retro, soul, blues from Huntington Beach, California, warehouse2565.com.
PLANET BOOTY, Barons GJ, 539 Colorado Ave., electro-funk trio from Oakland, California, 245-0995.
CARRISA SCROGGINS, 7 p.m., Chapel of the Cross, Pioneer Town, 215 SW Third St., Cedaredge, Chapel of the Cross Summer Concert Series concert, classical to pop soprano, admission by donation, 210-0471.
38TH ANNUAL CRAWFORD PIONEER DAYS, Old Fashioned Theater Melodrama, “Pillow Talk in Mattress Springs or No Rest for the Wicked,” doors 6:30 p.m. show 7 p.m., Crawford Town Hall, dessert theater $5, crawfordpioneerdays.weebly.com.
COLORADO WEST PRIDE FESTIVAL, Theater Night, 8 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., $15 in advance, $20 day of show, all ages with adult, coloradowestpride.org.
BICYCLE ANNIE, 7–10 p.m. June 9, Edgewater Brewery, 905 Struthers Ave., Full Moon Party and fundraiser to benefit Walk to End Alzehimer’s, 243-3659
HOODOO HEDZ, 9:30 p.m.–1:30 a.m. June 9, Cruisers Bar, 715 Horizon Drive, 314-2554.
THE OUTER VIBE, 9 p.m. June 9, Baron’s GJ, 539 Colorado Ave., with Acoustic Zolopht and Eldren, 245-0995.
WILL WHALEN, 6–9 p.m. June 9, Paradox Grille, Gateway Canyons Resort, 43200 Colorado Highway 141, Gateway.
RIC & KAREN, 7:30 p.m., Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, dance to variety of country, Latin and current hits, for members and qualified guest, 242-4754.
STRAY GRASS, 7–10 p.m. June 9, Palisade Brewing Co., 200 Peach Ave., Palisade, 464-1462.
LAWRENCE & CLARE, 8–11 p.m. June 9, Warehouse 25sixty-five, 2565 American Way, blues, bluegrass, soul and ragtime from Southern California, warehouse2565.com.
SILVER STRING BAND, 6:30 p.m. June 9, The Ale House 2531 N. 12th St., bluegrass/Americana band from Albuquerque, New Mexico.
GLADE PARK MOVIES UNDER THE STARS, June 9, Glade Park Volunteer Fire Department on DS Road, just past the Glade Park Store, “The BFG (Big Friendly Giant),” rated PG, concession stand opens 5:30 p.m., grill 6 p.m., open until the movie starts, live entertainment 7–8 p.m., movie at dusk, hayride, volleyball, door prize drawings, dress for the cooler weather, take lawn chairs, no outside food, glade-park.com/movies-under-the-stars.html.
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS, movie at sundown June 9, Grand Valley Recreation Center in Battlement Mesa, on the lawn, “Finding Dory,” popcorn, soda and candy available to purchase, all kids receive Dory bubbles.
GRAND VALLEY FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY, 5–8 p.m. June 9, Red Fox Cellars, 695 36 Road, Palisade, food vendors and music, grandvalleyfoodtruckfridays.com, 261-8484.
PALISADE BLUEGRASS AND ROOTS MUSIC FESTIVAL, June 9–11, Riverbend Park, 451 Pendleton St., Palisade, featuring SHEL, The Grateful Ball with Jeff Austin Band and The Travelin’ McCourys, The Dustbowl Revival, Keller and the Keels, and more palisademusic.com.
38TH ANNUAL CRAWFORD PIONEER DAYS, continues June 9–11, in Crawford, parade, baking contest, pancake breakfast, fireworks, hay bale and outhouse races, live music, melodrama, cowboy church service, arts, crafts and food vendors, crawfordpioneerdays.weebly.com.
COLORADO WEST PRIDE FESTIVAL, continues June 9–11, various locations, Pub Crawl June 9, Rainbow Party June 10, Fifth annual Pride Festival June 10–11, parade June 11, Drag Queen Karaoke after party June 11, coloradowestpride.org.
SNOOTCH, 9:30 p.m.–1:30 a.m. June 10, Cruisers Bar, 715 Horizon Drive, 314-2554.
MORGAN CROUSE, June 10, Suds Brothers Brewery, 127 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, 858-9400.
WILL WHALEN, 8–10:30 a.m. June 10, The Entrada, Gateway Canyons Resort, 43200 Colorado Highway 141, Gateway.
AFRICAN DINNER AND CONCERT, 4:30 p.m. June 10, River of Life Alliance Church, 701 24 1/2 Road, hosted by Father to the Fatherless, authentic Ugandan food, African marketplace, music by Mathias Mulumba and guest Steve Williams, $15 adults, $5 ages 4–8, tickets at Father2theFatherless.org/events.html.
BRYAN SAVAGE, 6–10 p.m. June 10, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, Glenwood Springs, Music on the Mountain concert series, solo jazz saxophone and flute virtuoso, free rides to the park via tram or adventure vehicle beginning at 4 p.m. in exchange for a canned food donation to benefit LiftUp, GlenwoodCaverns.com, 800-530-1635.
FREEDOM FEST BARN DANCE AND BARBECUE, 5:30 p.m. June 10, Antler Ridge, 72015 Kinikin Road in Montrose, food catered by Camp Robber, cash bar, music by Narrow Gauge from Denver, silent auction, $50, proceeds benefit Welcome Home Alliance for Veterans, tickets at whafv.org, 765-2210.
ART RECEPTION, 2–4 p.m. June 10, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, with featured artist Piera Kllanxhja, 243-5113.
SHAKESPEARE’S TWELFTH NIGHT, 5:30–8:30 p.m. June 10, Eagle Rim Park, 2746 Cheyenne Drive, presented by Geek Parties of the Grand Valley, as a 1930s Prohibition romantic comedy, free performances, food available to purchase from vendors, 257-7354, 241-0858.
GRAND OPENING OF NEW EXHIBITS AND RENOVATED SITE, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. June 10, Ute Indian Museum, 17253 Chipeta Road, Montrose, free entry and a buffalo lunch, pick-up and drop-off shuttle 9 a.m.–4 p.m. at the Target parking lot, 249-3098.
30TH ANNUAL DINOSAUR DAY, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. June 10, Dinosaur Journey, 550 Jurassic Court, Fruita, dinosaur-style jungle party, kid-friendly educational activities, bump ‘n’ jumps, balloon artists, refreshments and pizza available to purchase, $6 adults, $4 kids, $20 family of four, 858-7282.
MONTROSE GARDEN TOURS, 9 a.m.–2 p.m. June 10, in Montrose, self-guided tour begins at Montrose Botanic Gardens, 1800 Pavilion Drive, behind the Montrose Pavilion, live music, plein air artists, refreshments, $15 per person, $10 Montrose Botanic Garden members, memberships available day of the tour, tickets at Camelot Gardens, San Juan Gardens and at the gate by noon, montrosegardens.org, 765-2237.
“OH THE PLACES YOU’LL GO! STORY TIME, 11 a.m. June 10, Barnes & Noble Booksellers, 2451 Patterson Road, 243-5113.
SOLAR BROTHERS, 4 p.m. June 11, Chapel of the Cross, Pioneer Town, 215 SW Third St., Cedaredge, Chapel of the Cross Summer Concert Series concert, guitar and vocals, admission by donation, 210-0471.
INTEGRANTES DEL NORTE, 4–8 p.m. June 11, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, Glenwood Springs, Latin Music on the Mountain, free ride to the park via tram after 2 p.m. in exchange for a canned food donation to benefit LiftUp, GlenwoodCaverns.com, 800-530-1635.
ANCIENT SHADOWS, 7 p.m. June 11, Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre, Colorado Mesa University, 1231 N. 12th St., fully costumed Zikr Dance Ensemble performance that explores the spiritual ancestry and mythology of the indigenous peoples of Central and South America, $15 adults, $12 students and seniors, tickets at the Grand Junction Symphony office, 414 Main St., 303-884-1910, zikrdance.com.
WOLF AND BEAR, 7 p.m. June 13, Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., progressive rock from Sacramento, California, $6–$10, 773-1775, mesatheater.com.
TOM KEOGH, 7:15 p.m. June 13, Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, dance to Western favorites, swing and Latin, for members and qualified guest, 242-4754.
STRAY GRASS, 6–9 p.m. June 14, Edgewater Brewery, 905 Struthers Ave., Edgewater anniversary party, 243-3659.
MARYANN AND MARTY RATHBURN, 7 p.m. June 15, Chapel of the Cross, Pioneer Town, 215 SW Third St., Cedaredge, Chapel of the Cross Summer Concert Series concert, instrumental and vocals, admission by donation, 210-0471.
BICYCLE ANNIE, 7:30 p.m. June 15, Fruita Civic Center, 325 E. Aspen Ave., Thursday Night Concert Series, take a chair or blanket, 858-0360, fruita.org.
RIDE THE ROCKIES DOWNTOWN WELCOMING PARTY, 11 a.m.–9 p.m. June 15, downtown Montrose, music by Goodtimes Music Co. 2 p.m., Dave’s Fault 4:20 p.m. and 5:20 p.m., The Johnson Country Coroners 7 p.m., food and beer available to purchase, 240-1402.
DIDGERIDOO DOWN UNDER, 10:30 a.m. June 15, Rifle Branch, Garfield County Libraries, 207 East Ave., Rifle, Australia-themed show combining music, culture, puppetry, comedy, character building, storytelling and audience participation, 625-3471; 1:30 p.m. June 15, Parachute Branch, 244 Grand Valley Way, Parachute, 285-9870, gcpld.org.
26TH ANNUAL COUNTRY JAM MUSIC FEST, June 15–18, Country Jam Ranch, 1065 U.S. Highway 6&50, Mack, featuring Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldren, Thomas Rhett, Justin Moore, Randy Houser, Gretchen Wilson, Parmalee, Smithfield, Cody Johnson and more, camping passes, single day tickets, four-day general passes, VIP passes, countryjam.com.
44TH ANNUAL TELLURIDE BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL, June 15–18 in Telluride, featuring Sam Bush Band, Yonder Mountain String Band and more, festival and camping passes at shop.bluegrass.com, 800-624-2422.