Music not the miss this week in the Grand Valley
From universities to downtown bars, musical entertainment is sure to please this week in the Grand Valley.
1. HOT TOMATO CAFE
Honey Don’t will perform its last show in the Grand Valley before moving to Oregon on Friday, Aug. 15, at Hot Tomato Cafe (124 N. Mulberry, Fruita). The show starts at 7 p.m. on the back patio. Honey Don’t is an Americana/Folk band from Paonia.
For more information, visit http://www.hottomatocafe.com.
2. COLORADO MESA UNIVERSITY
Grand Junction Rockestra’s third annual outdoor concert is set for Saturday, Aug. 16, on the quad of Colorado Mesa University’s campus (1100 N. 12th St., Grand Junction). The concert will begin at 8 p.m. and is free to attend. All songs have been chosen as favorites by six vocalists. The set list includes hits from Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, Queen and more. Beer and wine will be available for purchase. Bring a chair, blanket and a friend.
For more information, visit http://www.gjsymphony.org.
3. THE ALE HOUSE
Tony Rosario, Desert Moon, Miss Emily, and more will perform at the Ale House (2531 N. 12th St., Grand Junction) on Saturday, Aug. 16, starting at 2 p.m. It benefits Delaney Donates. Food and drink specials will be available and waitstaff will donate a portion of their tips to the cause.
For more information, visit http://www.delaneydonates.com.
4. RADIO ROOM AT KAFM
On Sunday, Aug. 17, at 6:30 p.m., The Brother’s Comatose will hit KAFM’s Radio Room (1310 Ute Ave., Grand Junction). The Brother’s Comatose is a rock bank with a classic bluegrass lineup. Tickets cost $15 in advance or $18 at the door.
For more information, visit http://www.kafmradio.org.
5. TWO RIVERS CONVENTION CENTER
The King of Blues — B.B. King — is set to hit the stage on Monday, Aug. 18, at Two Rivers Convention Center (159 Main St., in Grand Junction). B.B. King’s show will start at 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $45-$85.
For more information, visit http://www.ticketwest.com.
6. JAZZ AMONG THE GRAPEVINES
Influx, a local jazz band, will perform at Two Rivers Winery (2087 Broadway, Grand Junction) on Tuesday, Aug. 19. Gates open at 6 p.m., and the concert starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 per person and available for purchase at The Grand Junction Arts Center, Two Rivers Winery, or at the gate. Two Rivers wines will be available for purchase. Bring a picnic, watch the sunset and enjoy the show.
For more information, visit http://www.tworiverswinery.com.
7. MESA THEATER AND CLUB
Rock out Tuesday, Aug. 19, at 8 p.m. with Boy Hits Car at Mesa Theater and Club (538 Main St., Grand Junction). The show is for all ages and costs $5 in advance or $10 at the door. Boy Hits Car is a hard rock/alternative band from Los Angeles.
For more information, visit http://www.mesatheater.com.
8. SPOONS BISTRO & BAKERY
Morgan Crouse will perform every Wednesday, from Aug. 20 through 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 events are free to attend.
For more information, visit http://www.spoonsbistroandbakery.com.
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