Grand Junction Fall Festivals – Fall 2020 CO Events

Chili and Beer Festival - Crested Butte, CO - Sep 12 to Sep 13, 2020
Chili & Beer Festival and Park to Peak to Pint Race – Get to Crested Butte for a weekend of beer, chili, and bikes! Kick off fall in Mt Crested Butte and the Gunnison Valley with a chili and beer festival on Saturday, featuring locally made chili, tasty craft beer, and live music! There is a race beforehand, Park to Peak to Pint Race, info available here.

Colorado Mountain Winefest - Palisade, CO - Sep 17 to Sep 20, 2020
The Saturday portion, Festival in the Park, is the state’s largest and oldest wine festival featuring dozens of Colorado wineries, live music, a grape stomp, chef demonstrations & seminars.

Telluride Blues & Brews Festival - Telluride, CO - Sep 18 to Sep 20, 2020
One of the most scenic music festivals and craft beer tastings returns for another year in a beautiful mountain resort town, Telluride! Musical offerings include blues, funk, jam bands, indie, rock, gospel and soul – plus microbrewery offerings from around the country, food and craft vendors, children’s activities, late night shows, and more! Camping options are available too!

Mountain Harvest Festival - Paonia, CO - Sep 24 to Sep 27, 2020
An annual event featuring local music, art, food & spirits, and more. Don’t miss out on the chili cookoff, grape stomp, farm tours, or dancing!

Fruita Fall Festival - Fruita, CO - Sep 25 to Sep 27, 2020
Free community event with over 125 vendors with arts, crafts, and food make the weekend for 50,000+, plus a parade, outhouse race, golf tournament, baking and canning contests, carnival and more.

Grand Junction Art Festival - Grand Junction, CO - Oct 2 to Oct 4, 2020
Meet local artists, enjoy street art, sample wines from local wineries, and more!

Telluride Horror Show - Telluride, CO - Oct 16 to Oct 18, 2020
Colorado’s first and longest-running horror film festival returns for another year, with the latest genre films from all around the world, and visitors from near and far for a three-day gathering in the mountain resort town of Telluride. Enjoy horror, suspense, thriller, dark fantasy, sci-fi and dark comedy in various venues, with over 20 feature films and 50+ short films (some making their US premiere for the first time!) plus special programs, guests and other events.