Entertainment Calendar: Oct. 6–12

FRIDAY, OCT. 6

DERRINGER, 8:30–11:30 p.m., Warehouse 25Sixty-Five, 2565 American Way, country, warehouse2565.com.

RHYTHM DRAGONS, 9:30 p.m., Cruisers Bar, 715 Horizon Drive, rockabilly from Arizona, 314-2554.

LOS RIELEROS DEL NORTE, doors 9 p.m., Two Rivers Convention Center, three-time Grammy-nominated band based in Ojinaga, Chihuahua, Mexico, with guests Conjuto Azabache, $42, tickets at monumentalevents.com.

THOMASINA RUSSELL & FRIENDS, doors 7 p.m., show 7:30 p.m., KAFM Radio Room, 1310 Ute Ave., country blues, $12 in advance, $15 at the door, 241-8801, ext. 211, kafmradio.org.

GHOST RIVER BAND, 7:30 p.m., Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, dance to a variety of country favorites and rock ‘n’ roll, for members and qualified guests, 242-4754.

TELEPHONE OPERA ONE-ACTS, 7:30 p.m., Moss Performing Arts Center, Love, Recital Hall, Colorado Mesa University, 1231 N. 12th St., presented by CMU Opera, $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 students, tickets at coloradomesa.edu/mosstickets.

BAROQUE MUSIC FESTIVAL, wine reception, music and discussion, 7:30 p.m., Blue Sage Center for the Arts, 226 Grand Ave., Paonia, featuring mezzo-soprano Celine Ricci and harpsichordist Jory Vinikour, $25, 527-7243, bluesage.org.

FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, artist introductions and reception 6:30 p.m., The Art Center, 1803 N. Seventh St., “The Color of Distance and Desire,” J.W. Fike’s Photographic Survey of the Wild Edible Botanicals of Colorado, Firedance: Junction Clay Arts Guild and Brush and Palette Club’s 70th annual Fine Art Show, on display through Nov. 11, hors d’oeuvres, cash bar, gjartcenter.org, 243-7337.

FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, 6–11 p.m., Uncanny Valley Art Gallery, 523 1/2 Main St., Buried Alive Art Show, an Evening of Edgar Allan Poe, readings, art, wine by Stoney Mesa Winery, group painting sessions 6 p.m. and 9 p.m., space limited, session tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the door, tickets at the Veterans Art Center, 307 S. 12th St.

FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, 7 p.m., Roasted, 502 Colorado Ave., art by Kalena Castaneda, on display through October.

FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, 5 p.m., Colorado Mesa University Art Gallery, 437 Colorado Ave., “Illinois Unearthed,” ceramic exhibit featuring artists associated with Southern Illinois University Carbondale, on display through Nov. 17, jazz music by CMU Department of Music Jazz Combo, wine from Carlson Vineyards, beer from Kannah Creek Brewing Co., 248-1833.

FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, 5–9 p.m., The Main Street Gallery, 412 Main St., new body of work by local artists Mary Kollman and Lynn Pavelka, refreshments served, 245-7949.

FIRST FRIDAY ART EXHIBIT, 6–8 p.m., Crystal Books and Gifts, 439 Main St., author and artist Virginia Jensen will demonstrate her bead work techniques, display her jewelry, sign her books, 242-5181, crystalbooksandgifts.com.

FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, 5–9 p.m., Omnia Contemporary, 639 Main St., show by local artist Charles Hardy, 210-0289.

FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, 5 p.m., The Raw Canvas, 507 Main St., 985-9649.

FIRST FRIDAY ART RECEPTION, 5–8 p.m., Cooley Designs’ First Alley Access Studio, 602 Main St., in the back of A Robin’s Nest of Antiques & Treasures, whimsical creations by Daphna Russell, 250-3137.

COLORADO NATIONAL MONUMENT PLEIN AIR, preview night and awards ceremony, 5–8 p.m., Saddlehorn Visitor Center, Colorado National Monument, free for all Colorado National Monument Association members and sponsors, nonmember tickets $30 includes a Chinle level membership to the association, 858-3617, ext. 360, coloradonma.org.

“A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING,” 7:30 p.m., Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre, Colorado Mesa University, 1231 N. 12th St., collection of timeless musical treasures by Rodgers and Hammerstein, presented by CMU Theatre Department, $21 adults, $17 seniors, $8 students, tickets at coloradomesa.universitytickets.com, 800-410-MAVS.

“THE ROCKY HORROR TRIBUTE SHOW,” doors 8 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., live cast and band, produced and directed by Kristin Mercer featuring local musicians and actors, ages 18 and older, $18–$20, $5 prop bag available at the door, mesatheater.com, 773-1775.

BANFF RADICAL REELS TOUR, doors 6 p.m., film screenings 7 p.m., Avalon Theater, 645 Main St., best high adventure films from the Banff Mountain Film Festival, $20, parental guidance, coarse language, proceeds benefit Colorado Canyons Association and Colorado Mesa University Scholarships, tickets at monumentalevents.com, 812-1292, 800-626-8497.

GRAND VALLEY FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY, 5–8 p.m., St. Kathryn Cellars, 735 Elberta Ave., Palisade, food vendors, grandvalleyfoodtruckfridays.com, 261-8484.

AGILITY DOG SHOW, continues 7 a.m.–5 p.m., Mesa County Fairgrounds, Lions Club Park, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 255-7107.

SATURDAY, OCT. 7

HOPE KINGS, 7:30 p.m., Cavalcade, 201 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, benefit concert for Cavalcade, $10, 261-5413, cavalcadefruita.com.

JAGERTOWN, 8:30–11:30 p.m., Warehouse 25Sixty-Five, 2565 American Way, country, warehouse2565.com.

SUCKAFISH, 9:30 p.m., Cruisers Bar, 715 Horizon Drive, local rock/reggae, 314-2554.

BAROQUE MUSIC FESTIVAL, 7:30 p.m., Blue Sage Center for the Arts, 226 Grand Ave., Paonia, featuring mezzo-soprano Celine Ricci and harpsichordist Jory Vinikour, $20–$25 adults, $15–$20 students, 527-7243, bluesage.org.

TELEPHONE OPERA ONE-ACTS, 7:30 p.m., Moss Performing Arts Center, Love, Recital Hall, Colorado Mesa University, 1231 N. 12th St., presented by CMU Opera, $12 adults, $10 seniors, $5 students, tickets at coloradomesa.edu/mosstickets.

“A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING,” 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre, Colorado Mesa University, 1231 N. 12th St., collection of timeless musical treasures by Rodgers and Hammerstein, presented by CMU Theatre Department, $21 adults, $17 seniors, $8 students, tickets at coloradomesa.universitytickets.com, 800-410-MAVS.

COLORADO NATIONAL MONUMENT PLEIN AIR, 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Saddlehorn Visitor Center, Colorado National Monument, all artwork available for purchase, 858-3617, ext. 360, coloradonma.org.

ART EXHIBIT OPENING RECEPTION, 6–8 p.m., Veterans Art Center, 307 S. 12th St., sketches, woodburning and more by veteran artist Terry Cleaveland, on display through October, 462-3126.

DOWNTOWN ART FESTIVAL, downtown Main Street, visit downtown galleries; installation of the 2017 Art on the Corner temporary exhibit, downtowngj.org.

ARTIST DEMONSTRATIONS, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Crystal Books and Gifts, 439 Main St., author and artist Virginia Jensen will demonstrate her bead work techniques, display her jewelry, sign her books, 242-5181, crystalbooksandgifts.com.

CAR PARK aRT, car park art paint out at downtown parking garage at Fourth Street and Rood Avenue, public invited to watch artists Jeremy Velasquez, Onyx Cly-Peek, Matt Goss, Jerad Slates, Aaron Simpson, Jeremy Raymond and Ethan Dow create the murals, 254-3876.

QUILT & FIBER ARTS FESTIVAL, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., Palisade Veteran’s Memorial Park, 120 W. Eighth St., Palisade, yarns, fiber and art, demos, vendors, fiber art gallery, animals, food and music, 464-7458, townofpalisade.org.

“THE ROCKY HORROR TRIBUTE SHOW,” doors 8 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., live cast and band, produced and directed by Kristin Mercer featuring local musicians and actors, ages 18 and older, $18–$20, $5 prop bag available at the door, mesatheater.com, 773-1775.

MESA COUNTY LIBRARIES COMIC CON, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., Two Rivers Convention Center, celebration of comic books, comic arts, science fiction, fantasy, anime, manga, books, meetups, panel discussions, hands-on workshops, kids and teen activities, cosplay, costume contest and exhibitor fair, guest appearance by “William Shakespeare’s Star Wars” author Ian Doescher, free, 243-4442, mesacountylibraries.org/comiccon.

COMMUNITY STREETS, 10 a.m.–3 p.m., on the 10th Street trail from North Avenue to downtown Main Street, hosted by Healthy Mesa County, walk, run, skate or bike, food trucks, bike rodeo, ice cream, family activities and more, search “Community Streets” event page on Facebook.

GREEK FESTIVAL, 11 a.m.–7 p.m., St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 3585 N. 12th St., $1 admission, ouzo, kids games, silent auction, flaming cheese, traditional dancers, authentic Greek food, portion of proceeds benefit HopeWest Pace Program and Grand Valley Catholic Outreach.

GRAND VALLEY WINE FESTIVAL, 6–9 p.m., Meyer Ballroom, University Center, Colorado Mesa University, $40–$65, free for designated drivers and non-tasters, tickets at supportingCMU.org/events.

WXWW 2017, (West by West West), 3–10 p.m., at several venues in Fruita, hosted by Colorado Canyons Association, music and more to benefit The Catalpa Project, music lineup and locations at coloradocanyonsassociation.org/events/wxww.

THE POST GAME, 4 p.m., Amphitheater at Las Colonias Park, 925 Struthers Ave., live music, lawn games, food and beverages, ages 18 and older, $10, tickets at monumentalevents.com.

GATEWAY-UNAWEEP FIRE DEPARTMENT DYNAMITE SHOOT, registration 8 a.m., shoot 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m., 42700 Colorado Highway 141, Gateway, $15 shooter fee, $2.50 per shot, alcohol and drug-free event, Community Club breakfast, 8 a.m., Gateway PTO lunch, 931-2228, gufd.org.

CEDAREDGE APPLEFEST, in downtown Cedaredge, pancake breakfast 7–10:30 a.m. Masonic Hall, 5K run/walk 8 a.m., country store and bake sale 8 a.m.–5 p.m., Rebekah Lodge, vendors 9 a.m.–6 p.m., motorcycle show 9 a.m.–4 p.m., car and antique tractor show 9 a.m.–3 p.m., farmers market, live music, kids activities, food, beer and wine garden, cedaredgechamber.com, applefestmusic.net, 856-6961.

EL SALVADOR FUNDRAISER, 6–8 p.m., First Christian Church, 1326 N. First St., food, fun and live bluegrass music, speaker Guillermo Sensente will present on ESNA Village Network, $10 per plate, $5 ages 6–11, ages 5 and younger free, 589-6297.

MOONLIGHT MILES 10K AND HALF MARATHON, night race at Corn Lake, half-marathon 6 p.m., 10K 6:30 p.m., register runsignup.com/Race/CO/Clifton/MoonlightMiles.

AGILITY DOG SHOW, 7 a.m.–5 p.m., Mesa County Fairgrounds, Lions Club Park, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 255-7107.

 

SUNDAY, OCT. 8

GOODMAN JAM, 2 p.m., Triple Tree Tavern, 201 Second St., Clifton, take instruments and singing voices, 434-9428.

CLASSIC HORROR FILM FESTIVAL, 10:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m., Central Library, Mesa County Libraries, Community Room, 443 N. Sixth St., hosted by The Poe Project, 257-7354, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

THE TONIGHT SHOW, doors 6 p.m., show and live auction 7 p.m., Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theater, Colorado Mesa University, 1231 N. 12th St., Grand Valley Young Life annual fundraiser, variety show featuring profession Young Life actors and musicians, and students in middle school, high school and college, desserts and light appetizers included, register gvyounglife.com, 243-7684.

CEDAREDGE APPLEFEST, in downtown Cedaredge, pancake breakfast 7–10:30 a.m. Masonic Hall, community church service 8:30 a.m. Town Park, vendors 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Lions Club barbecue lunch 11 a.m., live music, kids activities, food, beer and wine garden, cedaredgechamber.com, applefestmusic.net, 856-6961.

AGILITY DOG SHOW, 7 a.m.–5 p.m., Mesa County Fairgrounds, Lions Club Park, 2785 U.S. Highway 50, 255-7107.

 

MONDAY, OCT. 9

 

TUESDAY, OCT. 10

GEORGE WINSTON, doors 6:30 p.m., show 7:30 p.m., Montrose Pavilion, 1800 Pavilion Drive in Montrose, pianist touring in support of his “Spring Carousel” album that benefits City of Hope Cancer Hospital, take a canned food donation for local food banks, tickets at ticketswest.com, sandstoneconcerts.com, georgewinston.com.

FALL CHORAL FESTIVAL: MUSIC OF COLORADO, 7:30 p.m., Moss Performing Arts Center, Robinson Theatre, 1231 N. 12th St., presented by Colorado Mesa University Music Department vocal ensembles, $12 adults, $10 senior, $5 students, tickets at coloradomesa.edu/mosstickets.

TOM KEOGH, 7:15 p.m., Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, dance to Western favorites, swing and Latin, for members and qualified guests, 242-4754.

 

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 11

MARVEL YEARS, doors 8 p.m., show 9 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., glitch-hop/electro-soul dance music, with Mikey Thunder, $10–$12, mesatheater.com, 773-1775.

A LITTLE NOON MUSIC, 12:15 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 522 White Ave., Carlos Elias, violin, Kristen Yeon-Ji Yun, cello and Andrea Arese-Elias, piano, 242-4850.

MAGIC MEN® LIVE, 7 p.m., Avalon Theatre, 645 Main St., male dancers, $25–$93.75, tickets at monumentalevents.com.

 

THURSDAY, OCT. 12

SNOW THA PRODUCT, doors 8 p.m., show 9 p.m., Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., Latina hip-hop, pop and R&B lyricist, $15–$62, mesatheater.com, 773-1775.

“DON QUIXOTE: THE REBOOT YOU DIDN’T ASK FOR,” 7 p.m., Fruita Monument High School auditorium, 1102 Wildcat Way, Fruita, $8 adults, $6 students and seniors, tickets at the FMHS fee and finance office. 254-6600.

“URANIUM MANIA” screening, doors 6:30 p.m., Whitman Educational Center, 248 S. Fourth St., locally produced documentary about Grand Junction and Uravan and how the uranium boom impacted these communities, panel discussion will follow, coloradofilm.com.

 

LOOKING FORWARD

JOHN MARK MCMILLAN, 8 p.m. Oct. 13, Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., Christian singer/songwriter with guests Kings Kaleidoscope and Lapeer, $18–$33, 773-1775, mesatheater.com.

CLYDE & THE MILLTAILERS, 9:30 p.m. Oct. 13, Cruisers Bar, 715 Horizon Drive, local bluegrass, 314-2554.

CARLOS & ANDREA ELIAS WITH KRISTEN YEON-JI YUN, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13, Monument Presbyterian Church, 2020 1/2 S. Broadway, Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra Chamber concert featuring violin, piano, and cello,$30 adults, $5 students, tickets at gjso.org, Symphony office, 414 Main St. and 243-6787.

LEVERACTION, 8:30–11:30 p.m. Oct. 13, Warehouse 25Sixty-Five, 2565 American Way, Southern and country rock, warehouse2565.com.

RIC & KAREN, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13, Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, dance to a variety of country, rock ‘n’ roll, Latin, and current hits, for members and qualified guests, 242-4754.

INTERNATIONAL FLY FISHING FILM FESTIVAL, 7 p.m. Oct. 13, Avalon Theatre, 645 Main St., fundraiser for the Grand Valley Anglers chapter of Trout Unlimited, door prizes, reserved seating $16 in advance, $20 at the door, tickets at monumentalevents.com, 800-626-8497, Avalon Theatre box office, flyfilmfest.com.

GRAND VALLEY FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY, 5–8 p.m. Oct. 13, Fruita Civic Center, 325 E. Aspen Ave., Fruita, food vendors, grandvalleyfoodtruckfridays.com, 261-8484.

“DON QUIXOTE: THE REBOOT YOU DIDN’T ASK FOR,” continues 7 p.m. Oct. 13–14, Fruita Monument High School auditorium, 1102 Wildcat Way, Fruita, $8 adults, $6 students and seniors, tickets at the FMHS fee and finance office. 254-6600.

TONY HOLIDAY AND THE VELVETONES, 9:30 p.m. Oct. 14, Cruisers Bar, 715 Horizon Drive, blues, funk and soul from Salt Lake City, Utah, 314-2554.

JACK + JILL, 7 p.m. Oct. 14, Hot Tomato, 124 N. Mulberry St., Fruita, 858-1117.

REDROCK OUTLAWS, 8:30–11:30 p.m. Oct. 14, Warehouse 25Sixty-Five, 2565 American Way, outlaw country band from Moab, Utah, warehouse2565.com.

LIFELINK, 8 p.m. Oct. 14, Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., alternative melodic hardcore band from Tempe, Arizona with guests Genesis Company, $10–$12, mesatheater.com, 773-1775.

LEE BOWERMAN FUNDRAISER, 3–6 p.m. Oct. 14, KAFM Radio Room, 1310 Ute Ave., pizza feed and live art auction to benefit mural artist and stroke patient Lee Bowerman, gofundme.com/support-lee-and-carol-bowerman.bowermanart.com.

KEEP ‘EM FLYING HANGAR DANCE, doors 5:30 p.m. Oct. 14, 780 Heritage Way, ‘40s style swing dance among the vintage planes, hosted by Night Swing dance group and Commemorative Air Force, dance lessons 6 p.m., live music by Swing City Express 7 p.m., dress in your best 1940s style, $20 in advance, $35 in advance for a couple, $25 per ticket after Oct. 12, tickets at grandjunctionswing.ticketleap.com.

DREAMWORKS “MADAGASCAR A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR.,” 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Oct. 14, Grand Junction High School auditorium, 1400 N. Fifth St., presented by The Youth Theatre Project, $5, ages younger than 4 free, 261-5363, theaterprojectgj.com.

THIRD ANNUAL BOW WOW FILM FESTIVAL, matinee doors 1:30 p.m., show at 2 p.m., evening doors 6:30 p.m., show 7 p.m. Oct. 14, Avalon Theatre, 645 Main St., all films about dogs, advance tickets $15 general admission, $8 ages younger than 12, at the door $20 general admission $10 ages younger than 12, tickets at monumentalevents.com, 800-626-8497, Avalon Theatre box office.

22ND ANNUAL EMPTY BOWLS, 11 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Oct. 14, Outreach Soup Kitchen, 245 S. First St., choose a handmade pottery bowl to keep, soup, dessert, music by local musicians, $25, proceed benefit the soup kitchen, 241-3658.

EIGHTH ANNUAL TASTE OF RIVERSIDE, Oct. 14, hosted by Riverside Educational Center, sample authentic Mexican food, silent auction, live entertainment, 589-5039.

OKTOBERFEST AMPED, 2–6 p.m., Oct. 14, amphitheater at Las Colonias Park, 925 Struthers Ave., local music and entertainment by the Chalet Dancers, Tim & Richard, Clyde and the Milltailers, Bicycle Annie and The Williams Brothers Band, more than 10 breweries, food available to purchase, ages 21 and older, tickets $10–$18, oktoberfestgj.com, 800-626-8497.

ROLLIN’ ON THE RIVER 3K WALK & ROLL, registration 8:30 a.m., walk 10 a.m. Oct. 14, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens, 641 Struthers Ave., family-friendly event, stroll or roll along the Riverfront Trail, lunch, games, activities and music, proceeds, benefit Strive’s Child and Family programs registration required strivecolorado.org.

BOO AT THE ZOO, Oct. 14, Children’s Nature Center, Mesa Mall Sears Wing, family Halloween-themed activities, petting zoo, exhibits, benefit for the nature center, admission to the zoo applies, 241-1000.

THE NEW CHRISTY MINSTRELS, 3 p.m. Oct. 15, True Life Church, 1596 S.W. Ninth St., Cedaredge, Grammy-winning folk music legends, $20, tickets at the door or online at thenewchristyminstrels.com.

TOM KEOGH, 7:15 p.m. Oct. 17, Moose Lodge, 567 25 1/2 Road, dance to Western favorites, swing and Latin, for members and qualified guests, 242-4754.

BARB WIRE DOLLS, doors 7 p.m., show 8 p.m. Oct. 18, Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., punk rock from Greece with guests Svetlanas, 57 and The Tankerays, $10–$15, mesatheater.com, 773-1775.

KILLER KEYZ DUELING PIANOS, doors 7 p.m., show 8 p.m. Oct. 19, Mesa Theater, 538 Main St., piano bar on steroids, $15–$18, benefit for Hilltop Community Resources, 244-0422.

WESTERN REGIONAL QUALIFIER HIGH SCHOOL MARCHING BAND EVENT, 8 a.m. Oct. 19, Stocker Stadium, 254-5100. 

THIRD ANNUAL ARTOBER FEST, 10 a.m.–3 p.m. Oct. 19, Delta Field, Colorado Mesa University, just east of the Fine Arts building on campus, outdoor art and design extravaganza hosted by CMU’s Art and Design Department, sidewalk chalk contest for high school artists, register .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address); temporary graffiti wall with spray paint provided, wheel throwing demonstrations, green screen photos with “celebrities,” poster screen printing, take a T-shirt to be block printed, casting molten iron sculptures, Fine Arts building tours, music by CMU’s music department, 248-1833.

“PLAY ON!” 7 p.m. Oct. 19–21, Kamas Auditorium, Palisade High School, 3679 G Road, Palisade, comedy by Rick Abbot, presented by Palisade High School Drama Department, $10 adults, $5 students, .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).


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