June 1 - June 4 @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center and Campground
The 7th annual Black Canyon Astronomy Festival will take place June 1-4, at the South Rim Visitor Center and Campground, with events taking place throughout each day, including: astronomy, solar programs, Sky Rangers, special speakers, etc.
Join Sky Rangers astronomers from the Black Canyon Astronomical Society along with Guest Astronomer Dr. Tyler Nordgren for a Dark Sky experience unlike any other. Various events at the park for all ages during the festival. Events & times vary.
June 1, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Montrose County Fairgrounds
"Beneath Blue Mesa- The Gunnison River Before Blue Mesa" presented by the Montrose County Historical Society. Mr. David Primus will be the guest speaker.
June 1, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
Join Sky Rangers and astronomers from the Black Canyon Astronomical Society. Rangers will present an illustrated program in the South Rim Campground Amphitheater followed by Night Sky Observation by telescope. (weather permitting)
June 3 - June 4 @ Columbine Middle School Athletic Field
The 21st Annual Colorful Colorado Car, Truck & Rod Show, Friday, June 3, and Saturday, June 4, at Columbine Middle School Athletic Field. A Friday night gathering and cruise is on S 1st St from 5-9pm. Saturday Car Show is from 8am - 4pm with 175+ vehicles, music, valve cover races, silent auction, car corral, drawing prizes and 70+ awards. Then cruise to the Star Drive-In for more fun and movies under the stars. Cost is free to spectators. Information:
www.blackcanyonclassics.org/ or 970-596-2765 or email email@example.com
June 3, 4:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Black Canyon Golf Course
Montrose Summer Music Series presents a Free Music Concert featuring 'A Band of Heathens from Austin Texas with opening act "Desert Varnish' at the Black Canyon Golf Course. Music starts at 6pm, Makers Markets starts at 4 pm.
No glass, coolers or alcohol - rain or shine.
June 3, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Proximity Space
FREE Learn and play event for Elementary and Middle School students. Pizza and Beverages provided. Bring your own device to play on. RSVP Required
June 3, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM @ Methodist Church-Baldridge Hall, 19 S. Park
A cultural program with Pasang Lhamu Sherpa Akita, the People's Choice winner of the National Geographic Adventurer Award.
June 3, 7:30 PM @ Magic Circle Theatre
Magic Circle Players present the musical comedy "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee", May 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, June 3 and 4 at 7:30 pm, with Sunday matinees at 2:00 pm on May 15, 22, and 29. Magic Circle Theatre is located at 420 S 12th St, Montrose. Information: 970-249-7838 or http://www.magiccircleplayers.com
June 4, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Columbine Middle School
Show & Shine Chevy Corvair display. Enjoy 30+ 1960-1969 Corvairs. In conjuction with Black Canyon Classic Car Club of Montrose. There will be a Fan Belt Toss Game, Valve Cover Races and Push Rod Drop game. Corvairs will be on display from 8 am until noon.
June 4, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Habitat for Humanity of the San Juans Restore Barn
2nd Annual Malt Assault to benefit Habitat for Humanity - June 3rd - VIP DINNER - ONLY $35 covers the dinner AND Saturday's Tastings! All day Saturday Tastings, May 4th just $20!! Music provided by TIL WILLIS on Friday and ULTERIOR MOTIVE on Saturday. There will be beer, food, live music and fun to be had by all! The event will be at the park behind Habitat for Humanity of the San Juans ReStore 12 - 5. The VIP dinner will be held at the Habitat Barn on June 3, 2016 starting at 6PM.DON'T MISS IT THIS YEAR, GET YOUR TICKETS TODAY!! Tickets available @ 2 Rascals Brewery: 147 N. 1st St., Montrose ~ The Liquor Store: 1601 Oxbow Dr. (by Walmart), Montrose or on-line @ www.brownpapertickets.com!
June 4, 7:30 PM @ Magic Circle Theatre
June 6, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Campground Amphitheater
June 7, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Montrose County Historical Museum
“Historical Legends and True Tales”, while walking the alleys of downtown Montrose, you will discover what hidden stories happened behind closed doors, uncover the jails, sites of the saloons, speakeasy’s and other hidden secrets of own town.
June 8, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Proximity Space - 210 E Main ST
Learning computer science is easy, and it's never too early to start! By using hands-on games and activities, we gently introduce the concepts of Computer Science (aka "Writing Code") to students of Intermediate/Middle school
June 8, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ Montrose County Historical Museum
The Montrose County Historical Museum will be showcasing their new exhibits on the Montrose Lions Club and the Black Canyon National Park. Come learn about the history of the Lions Club and the Black Canyon National Park and how they are intertwined into the fabric of our community.
June 8, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
June 9, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Proximity Space - 210 E Main ST
June 10, 5:00 PM - June 11, 4:00 PM @ The Bridges
2016 Freedom Festival sponsored by Welcome Home Alliance for Veterans, June 10, 2016 at 5:00 PM and June 11, 2016 at 4:00 PM at The Bridges. Cost varies by event. Event includes a Silent Auction, Live Music, 5K fun run, Golf Tournament, Poker Run, Obstacle Course, BBQ, Beer Garden & more! For more information: http:/www.welcomehomemontrose.org or call
970-765-2210 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
June 10, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
June 11, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Montrose Botanic Gardens and select area homes
Montrose Botanical Society's yearly "Garden Tour" features five local home gardens open to viewing. Tour these gardens on Saturday, June 11, 2016, from 9 am to 2pm, beginning at the Montrose Botanic Gardens, 1800 Pavilion Dr. Tickets may be purchased and a map to the participating homes will be available at the Botanic Gardens. Information: (970) 765-2237 or montrosegardens.org or email@example.com
June 11, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ former Around the Corner Art Gallery
Open House at former "Around the Corner Gallery". Celebration of Sculpture, Fine Art and Crafts
June 11, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Rotary Park
A kids event with costume characters, bounce houses, kid games, and a main stage.
June 12, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM @ Montrose County Historical Museum
The Montrose County Historical Museum presents “Sunday History Series”. Come join local historical authors Steve Baker, Greta Hemstrom, Elaine Hale Jones, Carol Patterson, Jack Rairden, and Judy Buffington Sammon, with special guest Raymond Tyler, brother of Muriel Marshall (the late local historian), for a reception and book signing.
June 13, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Campground Amphitheater
June 14, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM @ Centennial Plaza
Third Annual Fee Flag Day program in Centennial Plaza on Flag Day (June 14) from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The program consists of the community joining to in the pledge of allegiance with the color guard by the VFW and DAV, singing of the national anthem, a proclamation by the city mayor, a guest speaker, live musical entertainment and free hamburgers and hot dogs. Co-sponsored by Volunteers of America, Alpine Bank and The Montrose Daily Press
June 15, 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM @ Montrose County Fairgrounds
Valley Food Partnership is hosting a workshop, Food for Thought, for teachers and interested community members. Food for Thought will delve into the culture of food, food in the classroom, hunger issues impacting our students, and resources available. Come join the conversation and learn what our role is to help our kids fight hunger and gain an appetite for success!
June 15, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Proximity Space - 210 E Main ST
June 15, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
June 16, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Proximity Space - 210 E Main ST
June 17, All Day
The Bicycle Tour of Colorado is an annual seven-day, June 19-25, 2016, fully-supported bicycle tour in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. The Montrose event will be June 17, 2016. The following will be provided: camping areas, baggage transportation, route maps, road markings, fruit and water stations every 15-30 miles, bicycle repair services, and medical support along the route. The 2016 BTC Route Announcement party is Saturday November 7, 2015, at Define Cycling, 2535 Walnut St, Denver.
June 17, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
June 18, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Grandview Cemetery on Sunset Mesa
The Montrose County Historical Museum presents a Historical Cemetery Tour featuring a unique look at the history of cemeteries, burials, and customs of the regions. Come and hear the stories behind the markers of some of the early pioneers from our area.
June 18, 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Rotary Park
Come join us for Bike-In Movie Night featuring "Hail, Caesar!" sponsored by the Office of Business and Tourism. Popcorn and soda will be available for the small donation.
June 20, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Campground Amphitheater
June 22, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Proximity Space - 210 E Main ST
June 22, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Montrose Pavilion
A community concert by The 101st Army Band. No tickets required, first come, first seated.
June 22, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
June 23, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Proximity Space - 210 E Main ST
June 24, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Montrose County Historical Museum
The Montrose County Historical Museum presents “Historical Legends and True Tales” - the unknown stories of Montrose. Discover what hidden stories happened behind closed doors; walk the alleys of downtown and uncover the sites of the jails, saloons, speakeasy’s and other hidden secrets of town.
June 24, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
June 25, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Links at Cobble Creek
HopeWest Annual Golf Tournament - Western Colorado's premier, annual golf tournament
June 25, 2016 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Links at Cobble Creek. Cost $100 per person.
Event Information www.hopewestco.org or by phone 970-497-5206
Email Address firstname.lastname@example.org
June 25, 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM @ Garrett Estate Cellars
"Enjoy a wonderful evening filled with local wine, cuisine, and music all while supporting Valley Food Partnership! The Wine and Dine in the Vine Fundraiser is an amazing event in conjunction with Garrett Estate Cellars, The Bistro, and Valley Food Partnership. Experience delicious local wines, live music, and dinner prepared by Chef Nick from The Bistro. There will be an optional hayride around the vineyard starting at 5:30pm, limited space is available, which will allow you to explore the beautiful scenery. Hors d’oeuvres will be served from 5:30pm to 6:30pm
and dinner will be promptly after. A cash wine bar will be open all evening. There is optional transportation to and from the vineyard, provided by Telluride Express. Limited space is available. Tickets are $55 per person and include hors d’oeuvres, dinner, two complementary glasses of wine, and five wine samples."
June 27, 7:00 PM - 7:45 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Campground Amphitheater
June 29, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Proximity Space - 210 E Main ST
June 29, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Black Canyon National Park, South Rim Visitor Center
June 30, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Proximity Space - 210 E Main ST