July 1, 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Black Canyon Golf Course
Montrose Summer Music Series presents a Free Music Concert featuring legendary bluesman 'Coco Montoya' with opening act 'D&G Railroad'.
Hosted at the Black Canyon Golf Course.
Concert starts at 6pm, Makers Market starts at 4pm.
No glass, coolers or alcohol - rain or shine.
July 1, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
July 4, 10:00 AM @ Main Street
The Independence Day Parade "America the Beautiful" on Main Street starts at 10am Following the parade, DDA Promotions committee has partnered with Montrose Main in Motion and Main Street will be closed from 11am - 4pm. Activities include food vendors, farmer's market, kid's activities, live music and much more. To finish up the Independence Day Celebrations, evening fireworks are scheduled to start at dusk from Sunset Mesa. For information: 240-1402 or www.VisitMontrose.com or email@example.com
July 4, 11:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ 300 - 500 block of Main Street
All are invited to the 4th of July Downtown Celebration after the Parade on Main Street. Live music, food, a beer garden, kids activities, shopping and lots of fun will be available.
July 4, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Campground Amphitheater
July 4, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Gather at Riverbottom or Cerise Park
All are welcome to our annual community Fireworks Celebration. Viewing is best from Riverbottom or Cerise Park. Bring your family, friends, a picnic dinner and enjoy a wonderful evening closing out our Independence Day Celebrations.
July 5, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Montrose Historical Museum
Please join us for the “Historic Legends and True Tales” walking tour at the Montrose County Historical Museum. There is limited space so please RSVP,
July 6, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ CMU-Montrose Campus Room 106
Join us in celebrating the National Park Service's Centennial year with guest speaker Dr. Jerry Frank, a graduate of Montrose High School, Colorado Mesa University and a former faculty member of Western State University. Dr. Frank is currently a professor of environmental history at the University of Missouri and the author of "Making Rocky Mountain National Park: The Environmental History of an American Treasure" and "Playing with Western Water: History, Ecology and Policy".
July 6, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Montrose County Fairgrounds
The Montrose Historical Museum presents "Colorado's Historic Highways".
July 6, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
July 8, 9:00 AM - July 10, 4:00 PM @ Montrose Pavilion, 1800 Pavilion Dr., Montrose, CO
The annual Black Canyon Quilt Show features 150+ quilts, vendors, a raffle quilt, classes, quilt appraisals, a Boutique with handmade items for sale, and door prizes.
July 8, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
July 10, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Montrose County Museum
Family Pioneer Day- Come and enjoy the local history with some hands on activities
July 11, 9:00 AM - July 15, 12:00 PM @ Cimarron Creek Clubhouse
A one week Children's Summer Art Camp offering a variety of art activities for kids 5-12 years.
July 11, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Campground Amphitheater
July 12, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Montrose Botanical Gardens, 1800 Pavilion Dr
Come have fun doing print-making with leaves. The class will take place in the Gardens. Drop in when you can.
July 13, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ 2 Rascals Brewing Co.
Your Public Lands Your Way: Make sure that 675,800 acres in your backyard get the protection they deserve by joining Conservation Colorado, Sheep Mountain Alliance, and Western Colorado Congress for a Happy Hour at 2 Rascals Brewing Co. from 5-7pm. We will be talking through the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM’s) plan and providing you with convenient impactful opportunities to get involved. From now until September 1st you have an incredibly rare opportunity to influence how the lands you care about are managed by the BLM. Do you want to see these places protected? Is the BLM making changes that will impact your outdoor experience and the places you care about most? Come find out and learn what you can do! Two minutes of your time can help protect public lands in your backyard for the next 20 years.
July 13, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
July 15, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
July 18, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Campground Amphitheater
July 20, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ River Bottom Park
Free River Surfing demo night come surf at our white water park!
July 20, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
July 21, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Montrose Historical Museum
Come here about the unknown stories hidden behind the walls of the Historic Montrose Downtown during the “Historic Legends and True Tales” walking tour.
July 22 - July 31 @ Montrose County Fairgrounds
The Annual Montrose County Fair and Rodeo is a ten day celebration of our agricultural and western heritage featuring a CPRA Rodeo, Junior livestock, horse shows along with Moto Mayhem.
July 22, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
July 23, 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Montrose Pavilion
A dinner and dance fundraiser for a Disabled American Veterans Van to transport veterans to the VA hospital, will be held on Saturday, July 23, 2016, from 5 pm to 11pm, at the Montrose Pavilion. Music will be provided by a Denver 12-piece swing band. Other activities include live and silent auctions, military displays and vehicles from WWI to present. Pine Cone Catering will cater salmon and prime rib dinner. Period costumes and all uniforms are encouraged (if they still fit).
July 24, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Friendship Hall @ Montrose County Fairgrounds 1001 N. Second Street
July 25, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Montrose High School
A football camp brought to you by William Green of the Cleveland Browns and Rio Schmidt of Hobart College
July 25, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Campground Amphitheater
July 26, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Montrose High School
July 27, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Montrose High School
July 27, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ River Bottom Park
July 27, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
July 28, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Cimarron Song Gallery
The public is invited to the Grand Opening reception for Cimarron Song Gallery featuring the art of Gregory Packard. Greg lives here in Colorado and is well know for his impressionist style and use of color and light. Many of his paintings feature beautiful Colorado landscapes as well as still life pieces. We look forward to seeing you there!
July 29, 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ The Bridges Country Club Driving Range
Summer Concert featuring Country Music Band 'Restless Heart' on the lawn at the Bridges Golf Course.
July 29, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
July 30, 5:30 AM - 8:00 PM @ Montrose, Delta, and Gunnison Counties
Benefit cycling event for Caring Friends Fund at the San Juan Cancer Center
July 30, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM @ Baldridge Park
A Rubber Ducky Race associated with the FUNC Fest with great prizes.
July 30, 12:00 PM - 11:45 PM @ Montrose Water Sports Park
Water sports enthusiasts, competitors, and fun-loving spectators are invited to enjoy the Fun on the Uncompahgre “FUNC Fest” at the Montrose Water Sports Park, located on the Uncompahgre River in River Bottom Park, Saturday, July 30, 2016, from 12:00pm to 11:45pm. The event is hosted by the City of Montrose Office of Business and Tourism and features a full lineup of events on water and land. Open to all levels, water competitions include a downriver sprint for kayakers, stand up paddle (SUP) boarders, and recreational crafts, while the boatercross event targets kayakers and SUP. The public can bring their helmets and PFDs to take part in the ‘Whatever Floats Your Boat’ river parade. The FUNC Fest offers music, food, beer, and activities for all ages, including kid-friendly activities, a 10k, disc golf, mountain biking on trails adjacent to the river. visitmontrose.com/FUNC or Events@VisitMontrose.com or 970-240-1402.