AUGUST 16 An Afternoon with Craig Johnson:Meet the author of the Longmire series at this Centennial Library benefit. 3-6p, Fish on Ranch, $40, info at eventbright.com, 307-745-8393.
AUGUST 22 A presentation of petroglyphics:Light refreshments will be served. 5p, Nici Self Museum, free, info 307-745-3108.
ONGOING THROUGH AUGUST, WEEKENDS IN SEPTEMBER Nici Self Museum: Open 12-4p Mon-Thu. Info 307-745-3108.
ONGOING Live Music:Acoustic jam session Thu, live music Fri & Sat. Stampede Saloon & Eatery, free, info 307-422-3200, [email protected].
AUGUST 17 Centennial Farm & Ranch: Ceremony and barbeque to honor 100-year ranching families. 11:30a, Douglas Intermediate School. Info 307-777-3418.
JULY 19-20 Platte River Shootout:Fundraiser for the Wyoming 4-H Foundation,Silver Spur Sporting Clays Range, info 307-766-2528, wyoming4h.org/4hfoundation/fundraisers.
JULY 19-21 Grand Encampment Cowboy Gathering: Campfire jam session, kids activities, cowboy poetry, music and more to preserve and promote the western way. Grand View Park and various locations, info 307-327-5465, grandencampmentgathering.org.
AUGUST 2-3 Pioneering Women: Symposium on history of women in Wyoming and the West includes author panels, presentations and tours. 7-8:30p Fri Grand Encampment Opera House, 9a-5p Sat. Grand Encampment Museum, free, info 307-327-5308, [email protected].
AUGUST 17 Native American Trek at Big Creek Ranch:Visit tipi rings, wikiups, gravesites, and other historic sites not typically open to the public during museum fundraiser. Bring lunch and water. 9a-5p, Grand Encampment Museum, info 307-327-5308 or [email protected].
ONGOING Grand Encampment Museum: Main Gallery and GEM Store open Mon-Fri 10a–4p, info 307-327-5308.
THIRD MONDAYS Book Discussion Group:7p, info 307-575-1384.
THIRD MONDAYS Tri-City Arts Guild:6:30p, info 307-575-1384.
SUNDAYS VFW Bingo:1p, VFW Hall, info 307-836-2631.
FOURTH SUNDAYS American Legion Riders:2p, Crazy Tony’s Bar & Grill, info 307-575-0838.
FOURTH SUNDAYS Hartville Museum & Community Center:Free music jam for musicians and listeners. Bring snacks and have fun! 4–6p, info 307-836-2288.
THROUGH SEPTEMBER Historic Jay Em on the Rawhide:Tours available by appointment only. Call 307-735-4364 or 307-322-2839.
JULY 20 CattleWomen Ranch Tour:Public tours of ranches in the McFadden/Arlington area. Bring chairs, sunscreen and walking shoes. Lunch available for $6. 8a, Wyoming Territorial Prison, free, info 307-760-5590.
FOURTH TUESDAYS Bingo: 7p, Community Hall, info 307-710-4045.
TUESDAYS Bingo:7p, Recreation meeting room, 25¢ per card, 14 games, info 307-245-3301.
AUGUST 31 Historic Trek:Walk through Ryan Park Ski Area and learn about Barrett International Ski Jump. Bring appropriate footwear, lunch and water. Leave Saratoga Museum at 9a. Carpooling is appreciated. Call to register 307-326-5511.
WEDNESDAYS THROUGH OCTOBER Farmers’ Market and Craft Fair:Fruit and vegetables from the Boykin’s orchard in Colorado, food trucks, local artists and other hand-crafted goods. 3-6p, Saratoga Museum.
JULY 20-21 Ride the Divide: Tractor ride between Savery and Riverside begins and ends at Little Snake River Museum. $70, Yampa Valley Antique Power Club members $50. Info 970-270-2401, littlesnakerivermuseum.com.
AUGUST 3 Lions Club Summer Arts & Crafts Festival:9a-3p, Pioneer Park, info 307-575-9244.
AUGUST 3 Jelmer Johnson Memorial Team Sort: Enter at 3p, Sort at 4p, Fairgrounds Pavillion, info 307-532-2525.
AUGUST 6 Youth Rodeo Series: 6p, Fairgrounds Pavillion, info 307-532-2525.
AUGUST 7 Family Night: Fairgrounds Pavillion, $5, info 307-532-2525.
AUGUST 8 AG Breakfast:6:30-9:30p, Fairgrounds Rendezvous Center, free, info 307-532-2525.
AUGUST 8 Fair Parade:10a, Main Street, info 307-532-2525.
AUGUST 8 Wyrulec Ranch Rodeo:1p, Fairgrounds Pavillion, $10, info 307-532-2525.
AUGUST 9 Platte Valley Companies Rubber Check Race: 6p, Fairgrounds Pavillion, $20, $10 for 10 and under, five and under free, info 307-532-2525.
AUGUST 10 Kiwanis Pig Wrestling: Fairgrounds Pavillion, $10, info 307-532-2525.
SECOND WEDNESDAYS Rex Young Rock Club:7–8p, Senior Friendship Center, info 308-632-5574.
THURSDAYS TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly):8–10a, Senior Friendship Center, info 307-334-3358.
SATURDAYS THROUGH SEPTEMBER Platte County Farmers’ Market:Produce, eggs, raw milk, baked goods, meat, crafts and more. 7:30-10a, Pocket Park, info 307-331-9502.
AUGUST 10 Show & Shine Car Show: Car show, food booths onsite. 7:30a-3:30p, Big Horn Tire, free to attend, $20 to register a vehicle. Info 307-684-8200, showandshinebuffalo.com.
THURSDAYS Bluegrass Jam Session:6:30p, Occidental Saloon, free, info 307-684-0451.
ONGOING Historical Center: Center open Thu 2-4p, 1250 Front St, free. Historical Group meets 2p first Mon of the month at Clearmont Library, 1p third Mon of the month at Sheridan Library, info 307-758-4430.
FIRST MONDAY Promotion Board meets the first Monday of every other month at 4:30 pm alternating between Moorcroft, Hulett, Sundance, and Pine Haven.
JULY 26 CattleWomen photo contest:Entries due July 26. Entries displayed at Campbell County Fair, info 307-682-9530.
JULY 26-AUGUST 4 Campbell County Fair:Entertainment, livestock shows and more. Cam-Plex, info 307-687-0200.
AUGUST 16-17 Homestead Habits Vintage Market:Vendors will sell antique, industrial, homemade, handmade goods and food. Live music. $5, free for 12 & under, 1275 State Route 50, info 605-645-1132, homesteadhabits.com.
SATURDAYS THROUGH OCTOBER 12 Farmers’ Market:Fresh vegetables and other market items direct from local farmers, ranchers, producers and artisans. 8a-12:30p, Gillette Tech Center parking lot, info on Facebook.
APRIL 24-25 WyoPoets Workshop:Poetry readings and workshops at this annual event. Ramada Plaza, info wyopoets.org.
ONGOING Ava Community Art Center:Info avacenter.org or 307-682-9133.
ONGOING Hulett Museum and Art Gallery:8a-4p Mon-Fri, free, info 307-467-5292.
JULY 23 Inflatable planetarium program:at the fairgrounds sponsored by the library. TBA
JULY 27-AUGUST 3 Niobrara County Fair:Rodeo, parades, food and fun. Fairgrounds. Info 1-800-223-LUSK, niobraracounty.org.
AUGUST 24 EMS fundraiser: Rides, food, music and more. 10a-10p, Downtown Lusk, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
AUGUST 27 Community Health Wellness Day:Booths for kids as well as adults, agriculture safety information and general health information. 1-6p at the fairgrounds, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
AUGUST 30 – SEPTEMBER 1 Wyoming Rough Riders Mounted Shooting Competition:At the fairgrounds, free, info visitlusk.weebly.com, 1-800-223-LUSK.
SEPTEMBER 19 Business After Hours: 5-7p, Niobrara County Library. Help them celebrate their 100th birthday, info 1-800-223-LUSK.
THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30 Wyoming Military Fallen Warrior Memorial Kiosk: Available for viewing weekdays 9a-5p, West Texas Trail Museum, info 307-756-9300.
SEPTEMBER 14 Heritage Roundup:Museum fundraiser includes chuckwagon supper, silent auction and live music, 5-9p, West Texas Trail Museum, $20, $5 for 12 and under. Info 307-756-9300.
ONGOING Library events: Story hour 10a Wed; Book club 1p third Thursdays and 6p fourth Tuesdays. Info 307-756-3232,[email protected].
ONGOING West Texas Trail Museum hours: Mon-Fri 9a-5p. Info 307-756-9300, [email protected]
THIRD MONDAYS Moorcroft Historical Society: 5:45p, West Texas Trail Museum.
THIRD THURSDAYS Birthday and Anniversary Dinner:Meat provided, bring a side dish. 5p social hour, 6p dinner, Senior Center.
THURSDAYS Newcastle Farmers’ Market:Community market features local produce, prepared foods and crafts. Through the end of September. 5-7p, Weston County Fairgrounds, free, info 307-630-6169, [email protected].
AUGUST 9-11 3D Archery Shoot: Cambria Bowhunters of Wyoming will host the state 3D archery shoot competition and the club’s annual 3D shoot. Night shoot, fun shoot, novelty shoots, kids’ events, concessions and camping. 18 miles north of Newcastle on US 85, info 307-941-1370, cambriabowhunters.com.
FRIDAYS Bingo: 7:30p, VFW Hall, free.
SECOND & FOURTH WEDNESDAYS GiGi’s Closet:Providing free gently-used clothing for the family. 9a-1p, First United Methodist Church, info 307-746-4119.
AUGUST 24 Chicken Roping and Ribs Contest and Calcutta: $5/person, $10/team to compete in chicken roping. $150 to enter ribs contest and compete for prizes in electric or charcoal/wood categories. 4p, Recluse Community Hall, info 307-751-1792, Facebook.
JULY 20-28 Crook County Fair – Seeing the Future Thru the Pasture: Youth rodeo, ranch horse competition, concert, story time, games, jump house, parade, pig wrestling , livestock sale and more. Crook County Fairgrounds, info 307-283-2644, www.crookcofair.com.
AUGUST 1 Cemetery Walk: 6:30p, Moore Hill Cemetery near Hulett,free, info 307-283-1008.
AUGUST 7 Burnout Wednesday: Music in the streets, food vendors, and the notorious motorcycle burnout competition, Main Street, info 307-283-2575.
AUGUST 15 Cemetery Walk: 6:30p, Greenwood Cemetery off Route 116 near Upton, free, info 307-283-1008.
AUGUST 24 Outdoor Youth Education Day:Kids ages 5 and up are invited to join the Muley Fanatic Foundation for fishing, first aid, archery and more. Lunch provided, prizes for all kids who attend. 8a-12p, Crook County Fairgrounds, free, info 307-290-0789, [email protected]
AUGUST 24 Steele Team Roping:Junior barrel races at 12p, roping at 1p. Crook County Fairgrounds. Info steeleroping.com.
SEPTEMBER 7 Sundance Beer Festival:Foodies, vendors, bouncy castles, music and entertainment for the entire family! Beer tasting 4-9p, music and dancing until 10p. Main Street, info sundancebeerfestival.com.
SEPTEMBER 15 Bearlodge Mountain Classic:Mountain bike race through the Bearlodge mountains with courses for all skill levels. 7a-3p, Reuter Campground, info scgmba.org.
SEPTEMBER 17 Sundance Chamber Monthly Meeting:Community members are encouraged to attend. 5:15p at Longhorn Saloon. Info [email protected] or visit sundancewyoming.com.
TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS Sip ‘n Walk Living History Tours: Adults & children welcome,6:30p Jul 9-Aug 28, meet at Crook County Courthouse Gazebo. Group rates available, info 307-283-3666.
WEDNESDAYS Farmers’ Market: 5-7p, Old Town, info 307-468-9323.
WEDNESDAYS AND THURSDAYS Yoga:4:30p Wed, 5:30p Thu, Central Office Gym, $5, info 307-282-0769.
ONGOING Library Events: Story time for toddlers and preschoolers 10:30a Wed; Lunch Bunch book discussion group11a fourth Thu; Quilting @ the Library6-8p last Mon. Crook County Library, info 307-283-1006 or [email protected]
JULY 19-21 Wyoming Woodstock Battle of the Bands:5p, Goose Landing, $40/wristband, Check-in at 5PM. Contact Alice Savage, 468-2506.
JULY 20 Fun Days:Activities will take place all day, parade starts at 10a, info 307-468-2642.
AUGUST 24 Bowling Pin Shoot: Centerfire and rimfire pistol categories, 9a, Weston County Sportsman’s Club, info 307-746-4010, [email protected].
AUGUST 24-25 Gun Show:Upton Community Center, $5, info 307-468-2737.
SEPTEMBER 7 Rose Classic Car Show:10a-3p, Upton City Park, info 307-468-2446.
TUESDAYS TO MID-SEPTEMBER Farmers’ Market: 5-7p, Old Town, info 307-468-9323.
WEDNESDAYS All You Can Eat Buffet: Drinks and desserts included, 5-8p, Upton Golf Course, $10, $7 seniors, info 307-468-2847.
MONDAYS & THURSDAYS Zumba: 4p, Senior Center, $5, info 307-391-0223.
ONGOING Indoor Archery: Mon-Sat 5-9p, also 9a-12p Sat, 2741 Hwy 116N, $10, info 307-468-2506.
ONGOING Senior Center Activities: Lunch is served at noon Mon-Fri, $4, call for reservation before 9a. 307-468-9267. Stop by Tuesday mornings for coffee and treats, with an exercise program at 9a. Seniors welcome Thu and Fri from 1-4p. Potluck at 5:30p third Mondays. Ask about medical equipment loans. 1113 2ndSt., info 307-468-9251.
AUGUST 30-SEPTEMBER 1 Northern Arapaho Indian Powwow: Arapahoe Powwow Grounds. Info 307-840-0844,[email protected], Facebook.
SEPTEMBER 7 F.O.A.L. Mustang Rendezvous:Friends of a Legacy benefit for the wild horses of McCullough Peaks includes silent and live auctions, live music and food. 5p, Boot’n’Bottle Club $40, $20 under 12, info Cody Chamber of Commerce, FriendsofaLegacy.org.
THIRD SUNDAYS The Wyoming Fiddler Association District #2 Jam: 1–4p, Cassie’s Supper Club, info 307-754-2687.
ONGOING Cody Country Art League Gallery:9a–5p Mon-Fri, 836 Sheridan Ave, info 307-587-3597.
WEDNESDAYS THROUGH AUGUST 28 Duboiz Jamz: Professionals, amateurs and listeners welcome. 6-8p, St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church Community Room, free. Info, 407-718-3880, [email protected].
THROUGH AUGUST 23 Friday Night Rodeos:Events take place at Clarence Allison Memorial Arena. 7:30p, $10, $5 age 5-12, info 307-486-2214, duboiswyoming.org.
JULY 20 Dubois Museum Day:Friends of the Dubois Museum event with old-fashioned bake sale, pioneer stew and fry bread, blacksmithing, steam engines and music. 11a-2p, Draper Museum Raptor presentation 1p, Dubois Museum, info 307-455-2284.
JULY 20-29 Wind River Valley Artists’ Guild National Art Show and Sale:9a-6p, Headwaters Center.
JULY 27 National Day of the Cowboy: Poker run 10a, parade 1p, hide race 3p. Rodeo and western events. Info 307-455-2556, entry info [email protected]
JULY 27 B.A.S.S Golf Tournament:Antelope Hills Golf Course. 126 Clubhouse Dr. Info 307-455-2888, [email protected].
JULY 27 How the West Was Sung:Dubois documentary concert, Headwaters Art Center, info 307-455-2687, headwaterscenter.org.
JULY 31 – AUGUST 1 Community Wellness Screenings/Blood Draw:7-10a daily at Headwaters Conference Center, info 307-455-2243.
AUGUST 9-11 Never Sweat Quilt Show: Headwaters Art Center, info 307-455-2687, headwaterscenter.org.
AUGUST 10 Speed Goats: Cross country motorcycle race with over 50 participants expected to race 6 miles on Dubois Overlook trails. 8a-2p, info 307-438-2156, [email protected]
AUGUST 13 Historic Walking Tour of Dubois: Start at Dubois Museum at 7p and end in front of Rustic Pine Tavern, finish the night square dancing just like the old times. $8, advanced registration of required, 307-455-2284.
AUGUST 20 Mystery Sheep Trap Trek: Educational hike to an area sheep trap, the location won’t be revealed until we’re on the road. Steep climbs and gorgeous scenery, 9a-4p, transportation provided, $8, advanced registration required, 307-455-2284.
AUGUST 20 POW Camp Trek:Visit the remnants of Camp Dubois, the WWII prisoner of war camp located west of town. 9a-2p, Dubois Museum. $8. Reservations 307-455-2284.
TUESDAYS Square Dancing: All ages and dance levels welcome at Dubois tradition since 1948. 8-9:30p Jun 11 to Aug 20, Rustic Pine Tavern, $4, 12 and under $2, info 307-455-2313.
AUGUST 21 Forming Our Horizon: Children’s program shows how the horizons formed in the Upper Wind River Valley. Explore the Augmented Reality Sandbox. 10a, Dubois Museum, free, info 307-455-2284.
WEDNESDAYS Children’s Exploration Series:New topic each week in June, the program begins at 9a at the Dubois Museum and will head over to the National Bighorn Sheep Center from 10-11a, info 307-455-3429.
ONGOING Library Activities: Lego Clubfor grades K-5, 3:30p Tuesdays; Story Timefor birth-5 years 10:30a Fridays; and Lego Duplo Clubfor toddlers and preschoolers 11a Fridays. Dubois Public Library, info 307-455-2992.
JULY 26- 28 Celebration and Indian Powwow: Ethete Road and U.S. 132, [email protected]
JULY 18, AUGUST 1, 15 LANDER LIVE!Free concert in the park. Jaycee Park, info 307-332-3892, landerlivemusic.com.
JULY 18 History of Uranium Mining in Fremont County:Illustrated talk on the importance of the Uranium Industry. 7p, Pioneer Museum, free, 307-332-3339.
AUGUST 6–9 Sinks Canyon Kids Extreme Caving: See the Popo Agie River inside the cave. Helmets and lights provided, gloves, old clothes and sturdy shoes recommended. 9:30a, 12:30p, 2:30p, 3079 Sinks Canyon Road, free but waivers required. Info 307-332-3077, sinkscanyonstatepark.org.
AUGUST 15 Tribal Warrior Art: Program on the amazing collection of Tribal Warrior Art currently on exhibit. 7p, Pioneer Museum, free, info 307-332-3339.
AUGUST 17 Historic Ed Young Apple Farm Trek: Explore one of the largest and oldest orchards in the valley. 1p, Pioneer Museum, $8, transportation provided, advance registration required, 307-332-3339.
JULY 5, 10, 17; AUGUST 7,14 Eagle Spirit Dancers:7-8:30p, Museum of the American West, info museumoftheamericanwest.com.
AUGUST 24 Children’s Ledger Art:Children learn the history of ledger art and create own pages. 1-3p, Pioneer Museum, $4, call ahead to reserve a spot, 307-332-3339.
SEPTEMBER 7 Historic Wagons: Wagon restoration expert Al Sammons will walk and talk about the history of the wagon with close examinations of the wagons in the museum’s collection. 7p, Pioneer Museum, free, info 307-332-3339.
SEPTEMBER 14 Apple City Festival: Speakers, apple pie contest for cash prizes, local apple and apple cider samples, petting zoo, kids’ crafts. 1-3p, Pioneer Museum, info 307-332-3339.
SEPTEMBER 14-15 Lander Valley High School Fall Rodeo:Two days of rodeo fun–see 200 contestants compete daily. 12-6p Sat, 9a-3p Sun, Cowboy Church 8:30a Sun. Lander Rodeo Grounds, Free. Info 307-332-4647, [email protected]
SEPTEMBER 19-21 One Shot Antelope Celebrity Hunt and Celebration: Competitive hunt and fundraiser for Water for Wildlife Foundation. This is a ticketed event held at several locations. Info 307-332-8190, oneshotpastshooters.com.
SEPTEMBER 20-21 Wild Horse & Burro Adoption:Silent bidding 12a-5p Fri, 9a-3p Sat. Wind River Wild Horse Sanctuary, info307-438-3838, BLM.gov/whb.
SUNDAYS Swing Dancing at the Coalter Loft:6-9p, 126 Main St. Free, info 307-332-8228.
SEPTEMBER 13 Farm to Table Dinner Fundraiser: Live music, cocktails and food at fundraising event for the Homesteader Museum. 6p, Washington Park, $40, must be 21 years old to attend. Info 307-754-9481, homesteadermuseum.com.
SEPTEMBER 14 Homesteader Days: A family street festival honoring America’s homesteading heritage in the Big Horn Basin. 10a-3p, Homesteader Museum, free, info 307-754-9481, homesteadermuseum.com.
JULY 19 Taste of Meeteetse:Taste some of Meeteetse’s local cuisines and vote with money as you stroll our local Boardwalk and visit with locals. Proceeds go to local organizations. 4-6p. Info 307-868-2454, [email protected]
JULY 20 National Day of the American Cowboy Celebration:Old-fashioned ranch rodeo followed by a free BBQ and entertainment in the backyard of Oasis Motel. Live band, auction and recognition of local Cowboy Hall of Fame Inductees. 1p, WHERE, COST, Info 307-868-2454, [email protected]
AUGUST 31-SEPTEMBER 2 107th Labor Day Celebration:THIS IS OUR BIG ONE FOLKS! A full weekend of activities including local artisan’s craft faire, music, parade, rodeo, horseshoe and cornhole tournaments, Chatelaine Quilt Display, book signing, kids stick rodeo and much, much more! A not-to-miss Event! WHERE, COST, Info 307-868-2454, [email protected]
SEPTEMBER TBA Fall Garage-a-Rama:Community-wide garage sale with lots of treasures and one-of-a-kind finds. This event is in conjunction with the Black-Footed Ferret Celebration above. Info 307-868-2454, [email protected]
DECEMBER 14 Christmas in Meeteetse:Every year, this event gets bigger and better. A huge Craft Fair with extra-fun activities at Santa’s Workshop for kids, visit with santa, with photos, carriage rides all over town, games, memory tree lighting, outdoor activities including a bonfire, beer garden and good food. Info 307-868-2454, [email protected]
JULY 19-21 Riverton Rendezvous Balloon Rally:Car cruise and show, balloon glow, fireworks, pancake breakfast. Balloons lift-off behind Central Wyoming College soccer field 7a Sat. Info 801-710-1331, rivertonrendezvous.com.
JULY 27 Castle Gardens Trek: Hike to visit petroglyphs at Castle Gardens. 9a, Riverton Museum, transportation provided, $8, advance registration required, 307-856-2665.
JULY 27–AUGUST 3 Fremont County Fair & Rodeos:Ranch rodeo, PRCA rodeo, Fremont Ninja Warrior and much more. 1010 Fairgrounds Dr. Info 307-856-6611, fremontcountyfair.org.
AUGUST 10 Bullriding: Brahm Nettles Youth Miniature Bullriding,1-3p, free. Timmy Packard Memorial Bullriding,7-9p, tickets at the gate. 1010 Fairgrounds Dr. Info 307-349-6400, 307-856-6611, fremontcountyfair.org.
AUGUST 10 Super Hero Cuffs: Kids can learn about some of the men and women in the history of Riverton and make super hero cuffs to take home, 2-4p, Riverton Museum, free for children 6 and up, registration required, 307-856-2665.
AUGUST 24 Historic Downtown Tour:explore a number of historic downtown Riverton buildings. 10:30a, meet at Riverton Museum, call for reservation 307-856-2665.
TUESDAYS THROUGH AUGUST 27 Native American Song and Dance:Event will not take place July 16. 6-7p, Wind River Hotel & Casino, info windriverhotelcasino.com.
SEPTEMBER 13–14 Wild Horse & Burro Adoption:Viewing 12-4p Fri, training demo 1p Sat, viewing 8a-4p, competitive bid 10a. Wyoming Honor Farm, info 307-352-0302, blm.gov/programs/wild-horse-and-burro/adoption-and-sales/events.
SEPTEMBER 14 Tin Candle Lanterns:Children’s Exploration series includes crafting your own tin lantern. 2p, Riverton Museum, $5, $4 for children, advance registration required 307-856-2665.
SEPTEMBER 19 Uranium in Fremont County History: Learn the incredible history of the uranium industry in Fremont County. 6:30p, Riverton Museum, free, info 307-856-2665.
SEPTEMBER 27–29 Rustler Roundup Rodeo:Steer wrestling, barrel racing and more. 1p Fri, 9a Sat, 11a Sun. Fremont County Fair & Rodeo Grounds-Grand arena. Info 307-855-2000.
AUGUST 31–SEPTEMBER 1 Labor Day Rodeos:Ranch Rodeo at 5p Sat. Public Labor Day Rodeo at 6:30p Sun. Art Shanley Memorial Arena, $8, info 307-262-6094, Facebook.
AUGUST 3 Paint the Town Red: Historical cocktails and live music. 6:30-8:30p, 125 Main St. $50, reservation required. Info 307-332-3684, southpasscity.com.
AUGUST 10 Legacy of Suffrage Talk & Panel:Women leaders from around the state will gather. 1-3p, 125 Main St. Free, info 307-332-3684, southpasscity.com.
AUGUST 10 Sequencing: Artist talk on the Carissa Mine Women Artists’ Residency. 10-11:30a, 125 Main St. Free, info 307-332-3684, southpasscity.com.
SATURDAYS English Tunnel Mine Tour:One-mile hike and candle tour of a real gold mine. 11a-1p, 125 South Pass Main St. Reservations recommended, $5, $3 WY residents, info 307-332-3684, southpasscity.com/tours.
SATURDAYS Stamp Mill and Arrastra Demos: Self-guided walk on the Flood and Hindle Trail. Reservations recommended. $3 WY residents, $5 visitors, under 18 free. No kids under 8. 125 South Pass Main St. Info 307-332-3684, southpasscity.com/tours.
ONGOING Carissa Gold Mine Tours:Thursday-Sunday, no kids under 8. 2-4p, 125 South Pass Main St. Reservations recommended $5, $3 WY residents, info 307-332-3684, southpasscity.com/tours.
SEPTEMBER 28 Run the Red Desert: Wyoming Wilderness Association race courses include a half-marathon, 45k, and 120k (75 miler) designed to take runners into the most remote and beautiful country in the Northern Red Desert. Info runthereddesert.com.
JULY 20 Youth Rodeo: Open to competitors 14 & under, prizes and buckles for winners of all events, no entry fee. 9a, Rodeo Grounds, info 405-623-4722.
FIRST & THIRD THURSDAYS Live Music:Acoustic Open Mic Night on 1stThu; Open JAM Night on 3rdThu, 7p, Ten Sleep Brewing Co., info tensleepbrewingco.com.
JULY 30-AUGUST 3 Hot Springs County Fair Week:Hot Springs County Fairgrounds, info thermopolischamber.org.
AUGUST 3-4 Gift of the Waters Pageant and Events:Pageant takes place at Big Springs in Hot Springs State Park Aug 3-4, Ranch Rodeo at Hot Springs County Fairgrounds Aug 3-4, Pageant Days 5k Run/Walk and 10k Run at Tepee Fountain in Hot Springs State Park Aug 3, Pageant Parade downtown Aug 3. Info thermopolischamber.org.
AUGUST 17 Thermopolis Demolition Derby:6p, Hot Springs County Fairgrounds, info thermopolischamber.org.
AUGUST 23, SEPTEMBER 6, 20 Bluegrass Jam Session: Exxon Southside, info thermopolischamber.org.
AUGUST 24 Take a Hike: White Sulphur State Bath House, Hot Springs State Park, info thermopolischamber.org.
AUGUST 24 2019 Sounds of Summer:Jimmy Keith & Hateful, 8 Hot Springs State Park Pavilion, info thermopolischamber.org.
AUGUST 24 Friends of NRA Pre-Season Rendezvous:Hot Springs County Fairgrounds, info thermopolischamber.org.
AUGUST 25 Barrel Racing:Hot Springs County Fairgrounds, info thermopolischamber.org.
SEPTEMBER 4-8 Weaver Cowhorse Clinic:Hot Springs County Fairgrounds, info thermopolischamber.org.
SEPTEMBER 7 PLEIN-AIR:Hot Springs State Park, info thermopolischamber.org.
SEPTEMBER 12 Dinner and a Movie:Hot Springs County Library, info thermopolischamber.org.
SEPTEMBER 14 Wyoming Quarter Horse Fall Sale: Hot Springs County Fairgrounds, info thermopolischamber.org.
SEPTEMBER 19 Chamber Business After Hours:Hosted by Friends of the Hot Springs County Library, info thermopolischamber.org.
SECOND FRIDAYS ArtStroll: Stroll on Broadway Street in Historic Downtown Thermopolis. The theme for Sept 13 is “Get Your Chalk On.” Info 307-864-3002, [email protected]
SEPTEMBER 14 Harvest Festival: Demolition derby 6p, basketball tournament, cornhole, food and craft vendors. Worland Main Street, information 307-347-3226.
AUGUST 24 Japanese Culture in the West:Children ages 7 and up invited to STEAM class exploring legacy of Japanese people who have lived in Worland since the early 1900s. 10a-12p, Washakie Museum, free, info 307-347-4102.
SEPTEMBER 21 Modes of Transportation:Children ages 7 and up invited to STEAM class about the mechanics of trains and cars and how they helped settle the West. 10a-12p, Washakie Museum, free, info 307-347-4102.
SEPTEMBER 6 Friday Night Wine Down:Cash bar and hors d’oeuvres served, watercolor artist Colleen Drury to attend. 5:30-7:30p, Washakie Museum, $10, free to museum members, info 307-347-4102.
OCTOBER 3, 5 Auditions for Christmas Carol Musical: 6-8p Oct 3, 11a-2p Oct 5, all ages invited to audition. Washakie Museum, call to sign up early 307-347-4102.
OCTOBER 12 Indigenous People’s Day:Learn about the people who lived in Wyoming long before the United States was even a nation. Activities all day, children’s art class at 10a. Washakie Museum, free, info 307-347-4102.
NOVEMBER 8 Mammoth Quick Draw:Dozens of artists will create artwork to be auctioned off during fundraiser for Washakie Museum & Worland Rotary Club. Dinner, drinks and entertainment. 5:30-10p, Washakie Museum. $45, info 307-347-4102.
DECEMBER 14, 19, 20, 21 A Christmas Carol Musical:Washakie Museum, info 307-347-4102.
WEEKENDS THROUGH AUGUST 18 Horse Racing:Wyoming Downs Racetrack, Evanston – 11:30 am – (307) 789-7223 – Wydowns.com
THURSDAYS THROUGH OCTOBER 3 Evanston Farmers’ Market:3-7p, Historic Depot Square, free.
JULY 20 Evanston Brewfest:1-5p, Historic Depot Square, $30, info 307-783-6320.
JULY 20 Evanston Car Show: 9a-3p, downtown, free, info 307-679-2707.
JULY 25-AUGUST 3 Uinta County Fair:Uinta County Fairgrounds, free, info 307-789-4785, www.uintacountyfair.org.
JULY 26-27 Evanston Rodeo Series:6p, Uinta County Fairgrounds, $10, $9 in advance, 8 and under free, info 307-789-5511, evanstonrodeoseries.com.
JULY 27 Nite Golf 2 Person Scramble Golf Tournament:Purple Sage Golf Course, info 307-789-2383, purplesagegc.com.
AUGUST 2-3 Sidewalk Sale: Downtown, info 307-783-6320.
AUGUST 2-4 Roundhouse Festival: Roundhouse & Railyards Complex, info 307-783-6320.
AUGUST 3 Evanston Car Cruise: Hamblin Park, info 307-679-6258, evanstoncarcruise.org.
AUGUST 6, 20 Bear River State Park Family Movie Series: Begins 30 minutes after sunset, Bear River State Park, info 307-789-6547.
AUGUST 10 Relay For Life Uinta County: 5p-midnight, at Bear River Greenway, free, 307-677-5287, relay.acsevents.org.
AUGUST 16 Main Street Amazing Race:5-8p, Downtown, info on Facebook.
AUGUST 16-18 VFW Men’s, Women’s and Co-ed Softball Tournament:Overthrust Baseball Fields, info 307-789-1770.
TUESDAYS Bingo: 6p, American Legion Hall, info 307-780-5489.
AUGUST 30 – SEPTEMBER 2 Mountain Man Rendezvous: Food, shopping, kid’s activities, music, dancing, marksmanship competitions and more. Visitors dressed pre-1840 head-to-toe attire enters free. 8a, Fort Bridger State Historic Site, $5, 12 and under free, dressed in pre-1840 head-to-toe free, info 307-782-3842.
SEPTEMBER 28 Bike Your Park:Experience the fort in a new way by biking a guided 2-mile path around the fort. 10a, Fort Bridger State Historic Site,free to participants, info 307-782-3842.
OCTOBER TBA Halloween Tick-or-Treat: Walk a solar-lighted path, get spooked by volunteers, receive candy at historic buildings, and end with hot beverages and a hay ride back to your vehicle. Sponsored by the Fort Bridger Historical Association.6:30a-9p, Fort Bridger State Historic Site, $5, 5 and under free, info 307-782-3842.
DECEMBER 15 Victorian Christmas at the Fort: Visit the Commanding Officer’s Quarters for children’s activities, caroling, pictures with Santa, readings of The Night Before Christmas, and refreshments. Sponsored by the Fort Bridger Historical Association. 2-5p, Fort Bridger State Historic Site,$5 per person, 12 and under free, info 307-782-3842.
JANUARY 1, 2020 First Day Hike:Take in history, scenery, and make new friends as you walk one mile around the site with refreshments to follow. 1p, Fort Bridger State Historic Site,free, info 307-782-3842.
AUGUST 23 Customer Appreciation Day: Free food, snow cones, balloons and activities including a bounce house. 11a-2p, Uinta Drug Pharmacy, info 307-786-2222.
SECOND FRIDAYS Lego Club:10a–noon, Lyman Branch Library, ages 8 & up, free, info 307-787-6556, uintalibrary.org.
AUGUST 17 Veterans Freedom Festival and Car Show: Blackhawk helicopter and military vehicles, speakers, vendors, endurance course, bounce house and more. Free breakfast 8-10a, event 8a-5p, Mountain View Town Park. Info 307-871-2113, info on car show 307-747-6497.
AUGUST 8, AUGUST 22 Movies in the Park: Percy Jackson Jul 11, Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul Aug 8, Gifted Aug 22, Trona Valley Green Space, info 307-787-6738, www.bvchamber.org.
WEDNESDAYS Storytime:11a, Uinta County Library, info 307-782-3161.
SECOND WEDNESDAYS Chamber of Commerce Community Luncheon:For business owners and individuals alike. $15/plate, noon, Mountain View Town Hall, RSVP [email protected], 307-787-6378.