NEEDS SOME PLANS FOR THE WEEKEND?The Palisade Peach Festival is one of the original agricultural festivals in Colorado, honoring our rich bounty and history. It’s Peach mania! Expect great food, entertainment, contests, activities for kids, and opportunities to explore Palisade! This year they are celebrating 125 Years of Peaches and 50 Years of Festivals. This year the Palisade Peach Fest will be held August 16th-19th.
HOW COULD YOU GO WRONG WITH A PEACH EATING CONTEST?
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Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties has been named to the prestigious Coldwell Banker® Chairman’s Circle. This designation is awarded to companies who attained closed adjusted gross commission income of $9,500,000 or more during the 2017 calendar year. Only the top 7% of all Coldwell Banker companies in North America qualified and Coldwell Banker Distinctive Properties is one of only 56 Coldwell Banker companies throughout the world to receive this distinguished award.
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Posted by Keith Everitt on August 14, 2018 in
UPCOMING EVENTS IN GRAND JUNCTION
The Western Slope has plenty of events to attend any time of the year. Now that we are nearing the end of summer, there are more events than ever! If you like farmers markets or want to eat some fresh Palisade peaches you can enjoy them all this next weekend. Here are some local events happening this weekend in August!
Head downtown to Main Street every Thursday from now until mid-September. With an array of different vendors, you are likely to find somet... read more
Best Mexican Food in Grand Junction
Grand Junction has a wide variety of Mexican restaurants with well-loved traditional dishes, family recipes and modern Mexican cuisine. Diners will find plenty of family friendly dining choices with an abundance of tacos, burritos, enchiladas, and of course freshly made tortillas and chips and salsa. Here are a few of our favorite Mexican restaraunts in Grand Junction.
Azteca’s Family Mexican Restaurants has two locations in Grand Junction and has been serving authentic... read more
Go out for Ice Cream
Since the sun doesn't set until 9:00 p.m., take advantage of the extra daylight and go out for an after dinner treat!
Go to a baseball Game
You can't pass up a GJ Rockies game! Tickets are inexpensive and easy to come by. Nothing beats a game dog and a cold beer (or lemonade for the kids)!
Tag You're ITCapture the flag, flashlight tag, red rover - these are all classic summer games! Is there anything better than spending a summer evening running through the grass ... read more