Palisade, Colorado will be the site of six events over the next two weeks. “This is a special time of year for Palisade, said Chamber Director, Leif Johnson. “Visitors can experience art, wine, antiques, jazz, and outdoor activities in a beautiful environment.” Events include:
Palisade Art Lovers’ Peach Blossom Art Show - Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19, at the Palisade Community Center. More than 100 artists will exhibit 300 paintings and photographs at the Palisade Community Center. One of the Grand Valley’s largest, judged art shows.
“Pig Tails & Wine Trails” – art & wine tours Sunday, April 19, from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The second in a series of self-guided tours, this free event includes stops at area art studios and wineries and starts at the Blue Pig Art Gallery.
Palisade Antiques Show - Sunday, April 19, 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, in downtown Palisade. A free event that includes an antiques show, antique car show, vendors, entertainment, cruiser bike rally, interpretive hike, and a “Homes For Sale Bike Trail” – a tour of area homes for sale.
Outdoor Heritage Day - Saturday, April 25 from 9:00 AM until 4:00 PM at Riverbend Park. Sponsored by the Colorado Division of Wildlife, this free event focuses on kids and their families. Program includes fishing, hunting, biking, hiking, boating, wildlife watching, and archery. Lunch is provided.
April Jazz 777 Club - Saturday, April 25 from 8:00 to 11:00 PM at the Wine Country Inn. Enjoy instrumental jazz for your listening and dancing pleasure. Cover charge is 7.70 per person. Everyone 21 and over is welcome.
“Barrel Into Spring” - Saturday & Sunday, April 25 & 26 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Tickets are $65 per person and are available up to two days prior to the event. Contact Two Rivers Winery. A 15% discount on wine sales will be available to participants. You must be 21 to participate.
For more information about Palisade’s Spring events, contact the Palisade Chamber of Commerce at 464-7458 or visit their website, www.palisadecoc.com.