Get to Know Downtown : Mesa Jewelers

  John Kelly, the owner of Mesa Jewelers located at 444 Main St. in Grand Junction, CO, was born in 1957 in Pittsburg Pennsylvania. His father worked as a general manager for Armour Meats and his mother remained at home … Read More


Downtown Carriage Rides Schedule

Downtown certainly turns into a magical place during the holiday season, with the Christmas tree on the plaza, twinkly lights lining Main Street, and Carriage Rides, brought to you by JR’s Carriage Service. Below, you’ll find the schedule of when … Read More


Paint the Town : Fat Cat Pottery

Yes, Fat Cat Pottery sells pottery. More than that, they sell experiences. Fat Cat moved to 634 Main Street in May of 2016, following a move from Delta, Colorado, where the business existed since 2004. Jo Kelly, co-owner of this … Read More


It Takes a Village!

No matter how many times we stroll the streets of Downtown, we’re always amazed by all the great things happening. Whether it’s a new shop opening, another business celebrating an anniversary, a restaurant with a lively patio, or the flowers … Read More


Get to Know Downtown : Willow Creek

Every now and then we will be giving you a chance to get to know our local, Downtown business owners – your friends and neighbors – who make Downtown such a special place. We’d like to introduce you to Debora … Read More


Downtown Now Certified Creative District

This week, Colorado Creative Industries (CCI) announced Downtown Grand Junction as the state’s newest certified creative district.   Downtown Grand Junction is now the 23rd creative district in the state, and the Downtown office (composed of the Development Authority and Business … Read More


Get to Know Downtown : Rocky Tops

  Rocky Tops has been established in Grand Junction since 1993 and has been through three owners. Most recently, it has been acquired by Krystal Mitchell, 30, and Donnie Sondgeroth , 31, in October of 2017. Krystal was born and … Read More


Putting the “Funky” into “Junk”

The idea of home-made decor or gifts sounds appealing… until it turns out nothing like you planned. We’ve all seen (or experienced!) “Pinterest fails,” but now, there’s a Downtown business that can help you with all your crafting needs. Funky … Read More


Experience Epic Escape Game

Think. Solve. Escape. Seems easy enough, right?   With a 12-39 percent success rate, escaping a locked room adventure in 60 minutes might be tougher than you think, but that doesn’t stop people from enjoying the fun! Epic Escape Game … Read More


Downtown Welcomes Event Coordinator

  Downtown Grand Junction is proud to announce the newest addition to the staff. Rykel Menor was selected for the Downtown Event Coordinator position in early July out of more than sixty candidates. Menor is a recent Colorado Mesa University … Read More