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September 2019

Emporium Presents Modest Mouse

$34.50/$84.50 +fees
Sep 21, 2019 - Sep 21, 2019
Amphitheater at Las Colonias Park

Modest Mouse formed in 1993 in Issaquah, Washington and has become, over the past two decades, the indie rock gold standard: One of the few bands capable of achieving massive popularity without sacrificing their longtime fans.  With special guest NOMADR.

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An Evening with Herb Alpert

$39, $49, $59
Sep 24, 2019 - Sep 24, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Herb Alpert, legendary leader of Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass, is an American music icon and co-founder of A & M Records. With 5 #1 Hits, 9 Grammys (so far), 15 Gold records, 14 Platinum albums and over 72 million records sold, he is still inspired, engaging and entertaining. Don’t miss Herb Alpert and his marvelous trio as they share...

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Lyle Lovett and his Acoustic Group

$49.50, $59.50, $69.50 +fees
Sep 25, 2019 - Sep 25, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums. Coupled with his gift for storytelling, the Texas-based musician fuses elements of country, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues in a convention-defying manner that breaks down barriers.
Whether touring as a ‘Duo’ or with...

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Bill Engvall

$67-$99 +fees
Sep 26, 2019 - Sep 26, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Bill Engvall is a Grammy nominated, multi-platinum selling recording artist and one of the top comedians in the country. Most recently, Bill was a contestant on season 17 of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars, and as a fan favorite, he made it to the finals. Earlier this year, Bill lent his voice to the animated comedy series Bounty Hunters, which aired...

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Movies on the Rocks: Spaceballs

$20 +fees
Sep 27, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Let us take your breath away with some laughs by watching one of the greatest parodies ever made, Spaceballs! 

All tickets include movie admission, small popcorn and a drink.

This is a 18+ only event

1987

Rating: PG

Genre: Comedy, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Special Interest

Runtime:  96 minutes

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Sawyer Brown

Tickets on sale soon!
Sep 27, 2019 - Sep 27, 2019
Amphitheater at Las Colonias Park

With special guest Morgan Johnston.

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2019 Tour of the Moon

See registration
Sep 28, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019
Two Rivers Convention Center

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

4 p.m. to 8 p.m. – Packet Pick-Up at Two Rivers Convention Center

4 p.m. to 8 p.m. – Pre-Ride Exhibitor Festival at Two Rivers Convention Center

7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. – Showing @ the Avalon Theater

 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

6:30 a.m to 8:30 a.m. – Packet Pick-Up at Two Rivers...

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Jordan Feliz

$20, $25, $40 +fees
Sep 28, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

The Faith Tour is coming to Avalon Theatre on Tuesday September 28th with special guests NorthPoint InsideOut & Hannah Kerr

VIP doors open at 5 PM

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Get the Led Out

$25 - $55 + Fees
Sep 28, 2019 - Sep 28, 2019
Amphitheater at Las Colonias Park

From the bombastic and epic, to the folky and mystical, Get The Led Out (GTLO) have

captured the essence of the recorded music of Led Zeppelin and brought it to the concert stage.

The Philadelphia-based group consists of six veteran musicians intent on delivering Led

Zeppelin live, like you’ve never heard before. Utilizing the...

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THREE DOG NIGHT

$49.50-$119 +fees
Sep 29, 2019 - Sep 29, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Legendary music icons, THREE DOG NIGHT, celebrating nearly 5 decades, claims some of the most astonishing statistics in popular music. In the years 1969 through 1974, no other group achieved more top 10 hits, moved more records or sold more concert tickets than THREE DOG NIGHT.

THREE DOG NIGHT hits wind through the fabric of pop culture today...

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Absolute Dance Presents: Little Mermaid Ballet

$15.00 - $25.00 (+ fees)
Oct 4, 2019 - Oct 4, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Absolute Dance Presents Little Mermaid Ballet.
An enchanted ballet perfect for the whole family. Join Absolute Dance for a family adventure under the sea. Take a trip into an original ballet based off Hans Christian Andersens watery world, complete with a brave mermaid, a prince in search of true love, and a devious sea witch. Buy Tickets...

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Absolute Dance Presents: Little Mermaid Ballet

$15.00 - $25.00 (+ fees)
Oct 5, 2019 - Oct 5, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Absolute Dance Presents Little Mermaid Ballet.
An enchanted ballet perfect for the whole family. Join Absolute Dance for a family adventure under the sea. Take a trip into an original ballet based off Hans Christian Andersens watery world, complete with a brave mermaid, a prince in search of true love, and a devious sea witch. Buy Tickets...

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St. Mary's Foundation Ball - A Night for Heros

Please see St. Mary's Foundation Website
Oct 5, 2019 - Oct 5, 2019
Two Rivers Convention Center

Absolute Dance Presents: Little Mermaid Ballet

$15.00 - $25.00 (+ fees)
Oct 5, 2019 - Oct 5, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Absolute Dance Presents Little Mermaid Ballet.
An enchanted ballet perfect for the whole family. Join Absolute Dance for a family adventure under the sea. Take a trip into an original ballet based off Hans Christian Andersens watery world, complete with a brave mermaid, a prince in search of true love, and a devious sea witch. Buy Tickets...

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Grand Junction Film Festival 2019

$7.99 (+fees)
Oct 6, 2019 - Oct 6, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Local films by local filmmakers, the Grand Junction Film Festival showcases and strengthens our local filmmaking community. 

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2019 Senior Life Expo

FREE
Oct 7, 2019 - Oct 7, 2019
Two Rivers Convention Center

This FREE interactive fair is a great opportunity to get information on health services, learn more about a new hobby, or gain valuable insight on topics like Estate Planning, Senior Recreation, and Senior Health and Wellness.

This year’s theme is “Let The Games Begin”
Booths will be decorated accordingly.

Entertainment, food...

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The Tonight Show with Young Life Fundraiser

Please register at GVYoungLife.com
Oct 7, 2019 - Oct 7, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

The Tonight Show with Young Life and musical guest Jonah Werner will be featuring a live auction fundraiser and dessert reception.  Please register at GVYoungLife.com.  If you have any questions please call 970-243-7684.

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Pepper Entertainment Presents Tyler Farr

On sale 8/16/19 10 am
Oct 11, 2019 - Oct 11, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

“One of the best male vocalists in Country music today,” (Taste of Country), Tyler has three No.1 songs to his credit (“Redneck Crazy,” “Whiskey in My Water,” and “A Guy Walks Into a Bar”). Farr broke onto the scene with the 2013 release of his debut album, Redneck Crazy, which landed at No. 2 on the Billboard Country Albums Chart and #5 on the...

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Mesa County Libaries Comic Con

FREE w/ library card or, $5 donation at door
Oct 12, 2019 - Oct 12, 2019
Two Rivers Convention Center

Mesa County Libraries Comic Con is a fun, family-friendly event that brings together fans and creators old and young in celebration of the importance of stories and fandoms that connect us and enrich our lives!

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Oktoberfest Amped 2019

$19 - $50 +fees, Prices increase by $5 on the day of the event.
Oct 12, 2019 - Oct 12, 2019
Amphitheater at Las Colonias Park

Everyone is a little German at Oktoberfest! The third annual Oktoberfest: Amped! is going to be one big German party!

Music featuring special guests, all the way from Germany, Blasorchester TSV Blau Weiss Melchoirshausen. German-Style Beer from throughout Western Colorado, and German inspired food + something for everyone from our vendors....

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Mesa County Communtiy Food Bank 2019 Fall Gathering and Fundraiser

$50
Oct 12, 2019 - Oct 12, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Please join us at our fall community gathering to celebrate our supporters and raise funds to help us achieve our mission to feed those in need in Mesa County.

Tickets are $50 and include appetizers, beverages, a silent auction, a live band, and great company!

Be an event sponsor and join our community of generous supporters!

...

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Michael Franti and Spearhead

$39/$49/$59/$75 +fees
Oct 17, 2019 - Oct 17, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Michael Franti believes that the great battle taking place in the world today is between cynicism and optimism because he feels it in himself. So he made an album to remind himself, and anyone else who’s listening, that there is still good in the world and that it is worth fighting for. The album Stay Human Vol. II, which is an accompaniment to the...

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Senior Law Day

$5
Oct 25, 2019 - Oct 25, 2019
Two Rivers Convention Center

You're never too young or too old to start planning!
Only $5
Consult a lawyer
Choose from 30 presentations
Enjoy brunch and beverages
pre-registration encouraged
Call 2-1-1 or 888-217-1215

Doors @ 7:30 AM

Sessions @ 8:30 AM

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Rocky Horror Picture Show

$25
Oct 31, 2019 - Oct 31, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Join us for a showing of The Rocky Horror Picture Show this Halloween!

Let’s do the Time Warp again…
Start the night off right with a Pre-Party starting at 7 pm with light appetizers and a drink ticket, all included with admission.

Movie begins at 9 pm and prop bag included with ticket purchase. Dress in your best costume for a...

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Rockestra 2019

$25/$50
Nov 2, 2019 - Nov 2, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

The GJ Rockestra is a professional, symphonic rock & roll orchestra, complete with a rock band rhythm section and 4-6 singers. Rockestra is a unique symphonic rock experience in Grand Junction which raises funds for the CMU Music Department's scholarship fund. Rockestra performs classic rock & roll to the present including music by Kansas,...

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Women of Distinction Western Slope

$20-$250
Nov 7, 2019 - Nov 7, 2019
Two Rivers Convention Center

Congratulations Class of 2018!

·      Sister Barbara Aldrich SCL, VP of Mission Integration, St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center

·      Jeni Brown, Chief Financial Officer, J.G. Management Systems, Inc.

·      LeAnn Zetmeir, Philanthropist and Community Leader

Welcome Class of 2019!

Jenn Moore, Executive...

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Brian Regan

$47.50
Nov 7, 2019 - Nov 7, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier comedians in the country.

The perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, Brian fills theaters nationwide with fervent fans that span generations.

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Bruce Cockburn

$39 - $49 +fees
Nov 15, 2019 - Nov 15, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Few recording artists are as creative and prolific as Bruce Cockburn. Since his self-titled debut in 1970, the Canadian singer-songwriter has issued a steady stream of acclaimed albums every couple of years. But that output suddenly ran dry in 2011 following the release of Small Source of Comfort .

There were good reasons for the drought. For...

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MountainFilm on Tour 2019

$15.60 (+ fees)
Nov 16, 2019 - Nov 16, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

MOUNTAINFILM on Tour 

Avalon Theatre

Doors at 5:30 pm 

Saturday, November 16, 2019 7:00 pm 

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GJ Symphony Orchestra presents The Hot Sardines

$29/$39/$49
Nov 21, 2019 - Nov 21, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

GJSO Presents The Hot Sardines Live at the Avalon Theatre!
These are times that need live music. And I dont know of anything that brings people together like the joy of hearing traditional jazz live, says Elizabeth Bougerol, co-leader of The Hot Sardines, with pianist and bandleader, Evan Palazzo. These mischief-makers of hot jazz have been...

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David Archuleta 2019 Christmas Tour

$18, $24, $28 +fees
Nov 25, 2019 - Nov 25, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

David Archuleta became a star when he was just 16. In 2008 more than 30 million television viewers fell in love with his angelic voice and their 44 million votes made him runner-up in Season 7 of  “American Idol.”  

 

Soon after, the young Utahan had his first single “Crush,” debuted at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart the week of...

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Handmade Holiday Craft Show

$5 at the door, FREE - Children 12 and under
Nov 30, 2019 - Nov 30, 2019
Two Rivers Convention Center

Join us at the newly renovated Two Rivers Convention Center on Small Business Saturday, November 30, for our Handmade Holiday Craft Show.

We have over 70 vendors: beekeepers, painters, etchers, knitters, welders, weavers, photographers, quilters, and much, much more!

You will be able to purchase wearable art; home décor for the...

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Warren Millers Timeless, Presented By Volkswagen

On sale 9/24
Nov 30, 2019 - Nov 30, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Year after year, generations of ski and snowboard enthusiasts look forward to the coming of winter, and even after seven decades of ski cinematography, Warren Miller Entertainment can confirm that the joys of winter are eternal.
Kickoff winter with Warren Miller Entertainments 70th film, Timeless, presented by Volkswagen. Timeless features a...

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Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker (Matinee)

$29 - $175
Dec 1, 2019 - Dec 1, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Celebrate this Christmas with the experience taking North America by storm! Presenting world-class Russian artists, hand-painted sets, Russian Snow Maidens, and jubilant Nesting Dolls – Great Russian Nutcracker brings the Christmas spirit to life for all ages. “Kids wide-eyed with delight!” says the New York Times. Experience the Dove of Peace Tour...

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Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker (Evening)

$29 - $175
Dec 1, 2019 - Dec 1, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Celebrate this Christmas with the experience taking North America by storm! Presenting world-class Russian artists, hand-painted sets, Russian Snow Maidens, and jubilant Nesting Dolls – Great Russian Nutcracker brings the Christmas spirit to life for all ages. “Kids wide-eyed with delight!” says the New York Times. Experience the Dove of Peace Tour...

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Face Vocal Band Holiday Concert

$19-$39
Dec 14, 2019 - Dec 14, 2019
The Avalon Theatre

Face Vocal Band is back again at the Avalon for their special holiday concert!

Start the holiday season with some cheer and bring the whole family to enjoy Face’s special brand of all-vocal rock. Rock holiday tunes with no instruments? Come see it to believe it. It’ll put the “egg” in your “nog” and get you ready for the holiday season. Happy...

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Home Free: Dive Bar Saints World Tour

On Sale 8/23! $40.50/$50.50/$60.50
May 15, 2020 - May 15, 2020
The Avalon Theatre

DIVE BAR SAINTS, is the title track in Home Free’s upcoming album release, out this summer. The band’s rich, Southern harmonies from their four vocalists Tim Foust, Rob Lundquist, Austin Brown, Adam Chance, and beatboxer Adam Rupp are coming to town this [FALL/WINTER/SPRING.]

With praise rolling in wide ranges from the likes of Rolling Stone...

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KC and the Sunshine Band

$35/$45/$69 +fees
May 30, 2020 - May 30, 2020
Amphitheater at Las Colonias Park

KC and the Sunshine Band are still as widely popular today as they were when they first danced into the music scene 40 years ago. Harry Wayne Casey – KC for short – developed a unique fusion of R&B and funk, with a hint of a Latin percussion groove, giving us an impressive string of hits like “GET DOWN TONIGHT”, “THAT’S THE WAY (I LIKE IT)” and...

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