Events

Grand Valley Days

2024 Events Schedule

Friday, August 16

TBD

Movie under the Stars
At Cottonwood Park

TBD

GVPA Final Gymkhana
At the Rodeo Grounds

Saturday, August 17

7:00AM to 10:00AM

Pancake Breakfast
At Grand Valley Methodist Church

Street Vendors and Games

10:00AM

“Western Heroes” Parade

Afternoon/Evening

Cornhole Tournament
At Cottonwood Park

  • All proceeds to benefit Grand Valley Educational Foundation.

7:00PM

Main Event Rodeo

Sunday, August 18

1:00PM to 3:00PM

Sunday Pie & Ice Cream Social
At the Wasson-McKay House

  • Sponsored by the Grand Valley Historical Society

Friday, August 17

5:00PM

Sign up for all Family Games
At Cottonwood Park

6:00PM

Let the games begin!
At Cottonwood Park

  • Stick Horse Races
  • Tug of War
  • 3 Legged Race and more!
  • Prizes to winners of each division

8:00PM

Free Music in the Park
At Cottonwood Park

  • Featuring The Basement Brothers
  • Food & Drink Vendors on site

Saturday, August 19

7:00AM to 10:00AM

Pancake Breakfast
At Grand Valley Methodist Church

10:00AM

“Derby Day’s” Parade
Kentucky Derby style Big Hats, and Big Bucks.

After the Parade

At the lawn of the Center for Family Learning

  • Live music by Alpine Echo
  • Food and merchandise vendors at the Early Learning Center
  • BBQ Benefiting Brent’s Place

4:00PM

Slack for timed events for the rodeo

At the Rodeo Grounds next to Cottonwood Park

6:00PM

Sign Up for Mutton Busting on site

7:00PM

Main Event Rodeo

  • Professional Announcer: Brandon Edwards and W/A Rodeo Co.
  • Mutton Busting
  • Bronc Riding
  • Calf Roping
  • Bull Riding
  • Barrel Racing and more!
  • 3rd Annual Calf Dressing

Immediately following the rodeo:

Live Music
By Rick Mancuso and the Fyve Star Band

Sunday, August 20

1:00PM to 3:00PM

Sunday Pie & Ice Cream Social
At the Battlement Mesa Historic School House

  • Live Dixieland music by Noodle Soup