• April 1

    • Happy Easter & April Fools day!

    • Handle’s Messiah- full performance at GJHS Auditorium.

      • Free admission, (donations accepted) at 2:30 p.m.

  • April 2

    • (March 2nd-April 7th)

      • CMU Juried Student Exihibit at the Art Center.

        • Located at the Western Colorado Center for the Arts. Admission is $3 unless you are a member it is free. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.

    • (March 2nd-April 20th)

      • Iterations Exhibit at the Art Center

        • Admission is $3 unless you are a member it is free. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.

  • April 6

    • (April 6th-April 14th)

      • Mr. Burnes – A Post Electric Play (PG-13)

        • Located at the Mesa Experimental Theater at CMU.

          • Dates and times:

            • 4/6 & 4/7: 7:30 p.m.

            • 4/8: 2 p.m.

            • 4/12 & 4/14: 7:30 p.m.

            • 4/14: 2 p.m.

    • Ether – CMU Art Exhibit

      • Located at the DDA Office Building. Free Admission, Hours are from 5-8p.m.

    • (April 6th-April 27th)

      • Native American Art Auction

        • Located at the Museum of the West. Free admission. April 6th: Reception from 6-8 p.m. April 7th: Auction from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

  • April 7

    • Grand Junction Horse Show

      • Located at the Mesa Country Fairgrounds. Free Admission

    • (April 7-April 8)

      • Racing in the Rockies Barrel Series.

        • Located at the Mesa County Fairgrounds

  • April 8

    • Edesia 2018- A Palisade Culinary, wine, and spirits adventure

      • Hours: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

    • Harmony Acres at the Warehouse featuring The William Brothers.

      • Located at the Warehouse 25SixtyFive. Admission is $50, Hours are from 5-7 p.m.

  • April 12

    • Best of the West Celebration

      • Located at the DoubleTree hotel. Admission is $15, Hours are from 5-7 p.m.

  • April 13

    • (April 13th-April 15th)

      • Zippity Do Dogs Agility Dog Show

        • Located at the Mesa County Fairgrounds, Free admission

      • Desert R.A.T.S. Trail running festival

        • Located at the Kokopelli Trail System (Mack Trailhead)

  • April 14

    • Palisade International Honeybee Festival

      • Located Downtown Palisade, Free admission, Hours are from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

  • April 20

    • (April 20th-April 21st)

      • CMU’s Spring Dance Concert

        • Located at the Moss Performing Arts Center- Robinson Threatre. April 20th will be at 7:30 p.m. and April 21st will be at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.

    • Movies on the Rocks: Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle

      • Located at Avalon Threatre. 21+ Showing! Admission is $20+ fees. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the movie will begin at 8:30 p.m.

  • April 21

    • Southwest Arbor fest

      • Located at Lincoln Park. Free admission, from 12-5 p.m.

    • Be our Guest!

      • The Colorado Nation Monument will have FREE admission!

    • Cage Wars 32: High Voltage

      • Located at the Two Rivers Convention Center. Admission is $35+. Begins at 7:30 p.m.

    • Viva el Vino

      • Located at CMU Ballroom. Admission is $60 for general passes, and for VIP it will be $100. It will be from 6-9 p.m.

    • Karaoke Mystery Dinner Theatre

      • Located at the Garfield’s Restaurant. Admission is $29.99 and it is from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

  • April 27

    • (April 27th-April 28th)

      • WSCC Coin Show

        • Located at the Mesa Mall. The 27th will be from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and the 28th will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is $2, and kids under the age of 5 are free.

  • April 28

    • March for Babies

      • Located at Long Family Memorial Park. Donations are accepted, it will be from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

  • April 29

    • Western Slope Barber Battle- 2nd Annual

      • Located at Two Rivers Convention Center. Admission: Advanced is $20, and the day of is $25. It will begin at noon.