Festivals & Events
Mike the Headless Chicken Festival - May
Celebrate the Annual Mike the Headless Chicken Festival in May, in Fruita, Colorado. This festival is dedicated to the amazing story of one chicken’s will to live. Events such as a 5k run, disc golf tournament, wing and peep eating contests, live music, delicious food and artisan booths make this a weekend to remember. More information...
Four days of performances by country music's biggest stars in Grand Junction, Colorado.
The Fruita Farmers Market will be held every Saturday from June to September at the Fruita Civic Center from 8:30 AM until 12:30 PM. Please join us for some “Saturday Fun” featuring fresh produce, hand made crafts from local artisans, and live music entertainment.
Palasaide Peach Festival- August
Admission includes access to our vendors, live music and entertainment on the Peach Jam stage. Included are the FREE children’s activities at Jake’s Jungle, a Pitch a Pit game, Peach Cuisine demonstrations, Peach Pit Bar, the now famous bag jump, children’s rides $$ and of course live entertainment by the wonderful bands being booked for Peach Jam. More info...
The annual Colorado Mountain Winefest presented by Alpine returns to Riverbend Park in Palisade, CO. The "Festival in the Park" takes place in September and is the state's largest and oldest wine festival featuring dozens of Colorado wineries, live music, a grape stomp, and more....
Tuesdays all summer from June - Aug and the Grand Finale will be Sep. | $10 per person, Ages 10 and under are free. | The evening kicks off with Slack at 4:30 then Mutton Bustin' at 7:00 PM and the Grand March starts at 7:30 PM. - See more
Fruita Fall Festival - September
One of Colorado's longest running Festivals. For over 100 years this festival has kept attendees happy with good music, great food and interesting artisans. A 3-day event designed for people of all ages. Rides, a Saturday parade and over 150 booths/vendors. More Information
The Rim Rock Marathon is a 26-mile point-to-point marathon along Rim Rock Drive, starting at east entrance on Monument Road, through the Colorado National Monument, to the finish line at James M. Robb Colorado River State Park. Spectators, friends & families asked to meet participants at the State Park where music and food vendors will be located. See website for details and registration: http://www.rimrockmarathon.com
Not only are we the closest full-service RV Park to Colorado National Monument, we are right across the street from James R. Robb State Park. The park has access to the Colorado River, a swim beach and fishing lake. When you stay with us, you can leave your car behind and walk to nearby restaurants as well as the Dinosaur Journey Museum, a favorite with families.
Colorado National Monument provides miles of hiking trails, world-class mountain biking, rock climbing and a 23-mile scenic drive. Bring along a picnic, stay for sunset and watch the buttes and spires glow. If you come during the winter season, The Monument is spectacular under a dusting of snow.
Downtown Fruita and Grand Junction are just a short drive away with shopping, farmers markets, festivals, museums and so much more. Adobe Creek National Golf Course offers 27 holes on three separate nine hole courses - The Mesa, The Monument, and The Desert, and is just a mile away.
Monument RV Resort offers a variety of accommodations to fit every lifestyle, from 95-foot pull-thrus for your big rig to tent sites and comfortable cabins. We have easy on and off access to I-70, yet we are located far enough away that you won’t hear freeway noise.
Call us today to make a reservation. We look forward to hearing from you.
We are open all year!