Grand Valley concerts not to miss this week | PostIndependent.com

Grand Valley concerts not to miss this week

Compiled by Brittany Markert
bmarkert@gjfreepress.com
Redlands will perform at Mesa Theater (538 Main St., Grand Junction) on Friday, Sept. 19, at 7:30 p.m.
Jeremy Poland |

AVALON THEATRE

World-famous cellist Lynn Harrell will perform for a sold-out crowd on Saturday, Sept. 20, at the newly updated Avalon Theatre (635 Main St., Grand Junction). If interested in being added to the waiting list for tickets, call 970-243-6787 or email info@gjsymphony.org.

The Grand Junction Centennial Band will perform at the Avalon on Thursday, Sept. 25, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $5 per person and it is also a fundraiser for the Avalon Foundation. An afterglow party is planned after the concert and costs $15.

For more information, visit http://www.tworiversconvention.com.

TWO RIVERS CONVENTION CENTER

Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Gordon Lightfoot will perform at Two Rivers Convention Center (159 Main St., Grand Junction) on Sunday, Sept. 21, at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $40-60.

For more information, visit http://www.tworiversconvention.com.

SPOONS BISTRO & BAKERY

Morgan Crouse will perform Wednesday, Sept. 24, from 6-8 p.m. at Spoons Bistro & Bakery (3090 N. 12th St., Grand Junction). It will be on the outside patio. The event is free to attend.

For more information, visit http://www.spoonsbistroandbakery.com.

WINE COUNTRY INN

Live in the Vines Concert Series finishes out its season at Wine Country Inn (777 Grande River Dr., Palisade) with a performance by Gerry Goodman on Friday, Sept. 19. The show starts at 7 p.m. and costs $10 (unless you are a hotel guest or a diner at the hotel’s restaurants).

For more information, visit http://www.coloradowinecountryinn.com.

MESA THEATER AND LOUNGE

Redlands, an alternative local band, will perform at Mesa Theater (538 Main St., Grand Junction) on Friday, Sept. 19, at 7 p.m. Musical guests include Medic, Amzy, and Berlin Breaks. Tickets cost $12 at the door and open for all ages.

Local hip-hop artist Luie Lux wants to celebrate his birthday with the Grand Valley on Saturday, Sept. 20, at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $12 per person and open for all ages.

For more information, visit http://www.mesatheater.com.

COLORADO MESA UNIVERSITY

The first-ever Cello Festival is set for Friday and Saturday, Sept. 19-20, at CMU’s Moss Performing Arts Center (1100 N. 12th St., Grand Junction). The event will include a performance by Lynn Harrell at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 19. The festival will also host performances by seasoned professionals and beginners alike. A final concert is set for Saturday, Sept. 20, at 4 p.m.

The festival is free and open to the public.

CMU’s String Orchestra will perform on Thursday, Sept. 25, at 7:30 p.m. in Moss Performing Arts Center’s recital hall. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for students.

For more information, call 970-248-1604.

PLAN AHEAD

George Thorogood and the Destroyers, a classic rock band, will perform at Avalon Theatre on Oct. 1 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $46.

For more information, visit http://www.tworiversconvention.com.


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