Parks and Rec Admin

Address: 1340 Gunnison Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Phone: (970)254-3866
Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm M-F

Southwest Arbor Fest

With several ways to join in on the action, there is sure to

be something for everyone!

Get your taste buds involved with our Annual Mac & Cheese Cook-Off competition, sample some amazing craft beer from local and regional breweries (21 and up), roam around visiting the arts and craft booths, 
enjoy live music, experience the amazing touch-a-truck, indulge in some delicious food,
and have a memorable Saturday full of fun!


Lincoln Park
DATE: April 27, 2019
12:00pm - 5:00pm

~ Become a Vendor ~

Papa Bear’s – Fish & Chips, Street Tacos
Hammerhead BBQ
Gumbo Lov
Whitewater Kettle Corn

Arts and Craft Vendor Application

Mac & Cheese Cook-Off Competition Application 

Arbor Booth Application ~ FREE

~ Colorado Craft Beer Expo ~ $20 Presale / $25 Day Of

CLICK HERE for more information on how to purchase a ticket at presale price!

Includes Commemorative Glass and Unlimited Beer Tastings

~ Mac & Cheese Tasting ~ $5

Sample the best cheesy noodles around from the Mac & Cheese Cook-Off Competition
Bookcliff Home Brew ~ Kannah Creek Brewing Co
Buffalo Wild Wings ~ Christy Fraire
The Double B BBQ ~ Colorado Q

~ Music Entertainment ~

    Tim & Richard
    Union of None
    Wave 11

~ Participating Colorado Craft Breweries ~

    AC Golden – Colorad Native: Westslope IPA, Pils
    Big B’s Hard Cider: Orchard Original, Harvest Apple, Lazy Daze & Cherry Daze
    Bootstrap Brewing: Insane Rush IPA, Lush Puppy IPA
    Copper Club: Slap & Tickle ESB, Seasonal
    Crooked Stave Brewery
    Edgewater Brewery: Strong Pale Ale, Bier de Framboise
    Kannah Creek Brewing CO: Lands End Amber Ale, Highside Hefeweisen
    Mancos Brewing: VuDu Amber Lager, Dizzy Blonde Pale Ale
    Oskar Blues: Dales Pale Ale, Can O Bliss IPA, Guns n Rose
    Palisade Brewing Company
    Rockslide Brewery
    Snow Capped Cider: Magna Vino, Habanero Lime, jalaPEARno
    Suds Brothers Brewing: SOB Mexican Lager, Zeppelin IPA
    Talbotts Cider Company: Alpine Start Semi Sweet, Rafter IPA Hopped Cider, Colo-Mosa Cider Mimosa


 Hotel Discounts:

Hotel discounts/special event rates offered during Southwest Arbor Fest are listed below. To ensure availability, we suggest that you make your reservations as early as possible.
Holiday Inn & Suites  ~  970-424-5888  ~  $94
Travelodge  ~  970-243-5080  ~  $49
Days Inn  ~  970-243-4150  ~  $59.99 single/$62.99 double