Thanksgiving, which was first celebrated as a Pilgrim holiday nearly 400 years ago, is a wonderful time to gather with family, enjoy some delicious food, and show gratefulness for all of the good things in our lives. Check out these 2018 Thanksgiving events in Grand Junction.
Community Thanksgiving Day Meal • First Christian Church
November 22 • 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
First Christian Church will be hosting their annual Community Thanksgiving Day Meal from 11:00 – 1:00 pm. Anyone is welcome to attend. (326 N 1st St, Grand Junction, CO 81501)
Grand Junction Turkey Trot 5K & Little Gobbler Run • Two Rivers Convention Center
November 28 • 9:00 am
Get some exercise before you add all of those calories during your Thanksgiving meal by participating in the Grand Junction Turkey Trot, with a 5K race and a Little Gobler Run, which is a short dash down Main Street for the little ones. Proceeds from the event will be donated to the Grand Junction Fire Fighters Foundation. (159 Main Street, Grand Junction, CO 81501)
Salvation Army Thanksgiving Dinner • Grand Junction Elks Lodge
November 22 • TBD
The Salvation Army will once again host its Thanksgiving Dinner. Celebrating its 39th year, the Thanksgiving Dinner typically welcomes over 2,000 local residents for a free meal. (249 S 4th St, Grand Junction, CO 81501)
Restaurants and Hotels Serving Thanksgiving Day Meals
An assortment of restaurants and hotels in Grand Junction will be serving Thanksgiving Day lunches, brunches, and dinners, including Doubletree by Hilton Grand Junction, Golden Corral, Grand International Buffet, Ristorante Pantuso, Good Pastures Buffet, and Village Inn.
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