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Upcoming Event!

Grand Valley DaysAugust 27-29, 2021

Free Event that’s fun for the entire family!

8pm -10pm : Concert – 6 Million Dollar Band

 7am – 10:00am : Pancake Breakfast

  • Location: Methodist Church, 132 N Parachute Ave.

9:30am : Bake Sale

  • Location: Methodist Church, 132 N Parachute Ave.

10am – 3pm : Music from Alpine Echo

  • (before and after the parade)

10:30am : Parade – Theme: Rock N’ the 50’s

  • Location: Off E 4th St and N Parachute Ave. around E 2nd St.

11am – 3pm : Games, music, contests, and fun following the parade

  • Location: Rodeo Grounds are located at 138 County Road 335

4:00pm : Slack

  • Location: Rodeo Grounds are located at 138 County Road 335

7:00pm : Rodeo

  • Location: Rodeo Grounds are located at 138 County Road 335

1:00pm – 3:00pm : Desserts & Ice Cream Social, Live Music with Noodle Soup. Slide show presentation of past Grand Valley Days

  • Location: Historic Battlement Schoolhouse, 7235 County Road 300, Parachute

Land here and explore Parachute’s small-town charm, incredible value, views for days.

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Conveniently located

The Town of Parachute is located on I-70 halfway between Grand Junction and Glenwood Springs, Colorado.  The Town is headquartered at the confluence of the Colorado River and Parachute Creek, both of which are popular waterways for fishing.  Hunting and other outdoor recreational opportunities are abound.

LIFE IN PARACHUTE

OUR EDUCATION SYSTEM

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PARACHUTE EVENTS

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