If you are looking for something to do this weekend, you will be pleased to know there are plenty of fun events in Grand Junction from drag racing and barrel racing to cribbage and cabaret.

CITY WIDE YARD SALE

  • Friday, Saturday 7AM-4PM
  • 7th and Pitkin 0 Next to GJ Police Department
  • Proceeds benefit United Way of Mesa County

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

  • Friday - 7PM
  • Montrose vs Grand Junction
  • Stocker Stadium

MAVERICK HOEDOWN

  • Friday - 6PM - 11PM
  • University Center Ballroom
  • BBQ Buffet, wine, beer, LIVE country and western music
  • Admission $75
  • Proceeds benefit CMU  Student Athlete Scholarship Fund

27th ANNUAL TOUR OF THE VALLEY

  • Saturday
  • Begins and ends at Canyon View Medical Plaza on G Road
  • Bike riders choose their route ranging from 30 miles to 100 miles
  • Individual cost ranges from $70 - $95

COLORADO WEST PEACH CLASSIC CRIBBAGE TOURNAMENT

  • Friday, Saturday, Sunday
  • Holiday Inn and Suites on Crossroads Blvd.
  • 970-245-2004

CWBRA SERIES BARREL RACE

  • Friday
  • Mesa County Fairgrounds
  • Admission is FREE

MOVIES UNDER THE STARS

  • Friday - Dusk
  • "The Avengers"
  • Glade Park
  • Local entertainment, hayride, volleyball, food and drawings for door prizes
  • Admission is FREE

CABARET

  • Friday- 7 p.m. and Saturday 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
  • Grand Junction High School Auditorium
  • Presented by The Theatre Project

DRAG RACING

  • Friday, Saturday
  • Western Colorado Dragway
  • Admission is $5 Friday, $10 Saturday

FARMERS MARKET IN FRUITA

  • Saturday - 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • On the Fruita Civic Center Lawn

BREWS AND THUNDER CAR SHOW

  • Saturday - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Lincoln Park
  • Cars and Craft Beers
  • Admission is $5, Car Entry is $35

 RACING IN THE ROCKIES SUMMER BARREL SERIES

  • Saturday 4 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m.
  • Mesa County Fairgrounds

PALISADE FARMERS MARKET

  • Sunday - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • 3rd and Main
  • Entertainment by the Lincoln Pants Band
  • Chef Mike Bautista making Philipino-style rolls