Lighting the Christmas Tree in front of Wells Fargo. It is one of the first things that comes to mind when someone mentions downtown Grand Junction to me. What about you? Do you have a "best memory" of being downtown in Grand Junction, Colorado?

We are very lucky to live in a community with such a vibrant downtown. From the Market on Main to the 4th of July parade, there is always something fun going on throughout the year. This makes it a great place to live and an easy place for making memories.

Memories of Shopping in Grand Junction

Grand Junction will always love the time we had with Woolworths. Keep scrolling through the photo gallery below to see some of the heartfelt memories you shared with us, including all the times you would shop with Mom and Dad at Woolworths which used to be near Main and 5th.

Memories of Good Food in Grand Junction

One thing that has not changed over the years in Grand Junction is that you don't have to go very far to find a great place to eat. Your memories included several mentions of Mesa Drug (400 Main Street) and the cafe that used to be inside. People loved getting an old-fashioned soda or a bite to eat there.

Memories of the Ones We Love in Grand Junction

What I enjoyed the most was reading your comments about special moments with your family that happened right here in downtown Grand Junction. There is room for a lot more. Open our station app and tell us your best memory of downtown Grand Junction. We'll be happy to add it to the memories below.

What Is Your Best Memory of Visiting Downtown Grand Junction, Colorado?

What is your best memory of visiting downtown Grand Junction? From holidays to special shopping trips with Mom and Dad, downtown Grand Junction holds many special memories for residents of all ages. Enjoy these memories in the photo gallery below

LOOK: See The Seven Wonders of Grand Junction, Colorado

We asked you what belongs on the list of the 'Seven Wonders' of Grand Junction? Scroll on to see which places made the list based on your suggestions on our app and Facebook page. We could go on all day, but there can only be 7. What places would you select?

10 Places to Stay Cool This Summer in Grand Junction, Colorado

As summer temperatures arrive in the Grand Valley, Grand Junction has a number of places that can help keep you cool. Scroll through the photos below to find a place to cool off. Know of more places? Share them with us on the station app and we will add them to the list.