Grand Valley’s music & more: Week of Oct. 3, 2014
Grand Valley venues continue to host a variety musical performances this week — including hip-hop artists, rock, blues and more.
COLORADO MESA UNIVERSITY
Hoodie Allen and G-Eazy, Top 40 hip-hop artists, will perform at Colorado Mesa University on Friday, Oct. 3, at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $20 to the general public, and free for CMU students with MAVcards.
The Fall Choral Concert is set for Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, faculty and staff, and $5 for students. The performance is set for Robinson Theatre in CMU’s Moss Performing Arts Center (1100 North Ave., Grand Junction).
For more information, visit http://www.coloradomesa.edu.
DOWNTOWN GRAND JUNCTION
Colorado West Marching Band Parade and Festival will march down Colorado Avenue between Fifth and Eighth streets in Grand Junction on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 10 a.m. It’s free and open the public. The field shows will start at 12:30 p.m. at Stoker Stadium (corner of 12th Street and North Avenue) for competition. Tickets cost $8 for adults, $6 for children, senior citizens and active military, and children 5 and under are free for the field competition.
For more information, visit http://www.community.d51schools.org .
MESA THEATER & CLUB
Metalachi, a rock band from Mexico, will perform a melding of mariachi and metal at Mesa Theater & Club (538 Main St., Grand Junction) on Friday, Oct. 3, at 7:30 p.m. The show is open to all ages and costs $18 at the door.
Trapt — along with Darling Parade, First Decree and Tattooed Strings — will perform on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $22 at the door and it’s open to all ages.
A show featuring Oso Negro, Street Jesus, and Ed Able is set to rock Mesa Theater for a 21+ crowd on Sunday, Oct. 5, at 9 p.m. The show is free.
On Monday, Oct. 6, at 7:30 p.m., Carnifex, Hit the Ground Running, and The Last Savior of God will perform. Tickets cost $15 at the door and it’s open to all ages.
A Man Called Stu and Shotgun Hodown will open the stage for Koffin Kats on Tuesday, Oct. 7, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $13 at the door and it’s open to all ages.
Thira will perform with Augmented on Wednesday, Oct. 8, at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $5 for all ages. College students and armed-services personnel should bring their IDs to enter the show for free.
For more information, visit http://www.mesatheater.com.
The Lettermen, a 1950s band, will perform at the Avalon Theatre (645 Main St., Grand Junction) on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $35 and it’s open for all ages.
For more information, visit http://www.tworiversconvention.com.
A TASTE OF HEAVEN
Every Wednesday, A Taste of Heaven (2817 North Ave., Grand Junction) hosts a blues jam from 7-9:30 p.m. It includes open-play sessions and performances by the host band. It is free and open to the public.
For more information, call 970-317-7004.
THE ALE HOUSE
JACK + JILL will perform on Friday, Oct. 3, at The Ale House (2531 N. 12th St., Grand Junction). The show starts at 7 p.m.
For more information, visit http://www.alehousegj.com.
THE ROCKSLIDE BREWERY AND RESTAURANT
JACK + JILL will perform on Saturday, Oct. 4, starting at 10 p.m. at Rockslide Brewery and Restaurant located at 401 Main St. in Grand Junction.
For more information, visit http://www.rockslidebrewpub.com.
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