Northeast Wyoming Events

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JULY 20-22 Big Horn Mountain Festival: 14thannual event features acoustic, Americana, folk, old-timey, bluegrass and traditional music, workshops, bluegrass camp, dances, food, camping and parking lot picking.  Johnson County Fairgrounds, info bighornmountainfestival.com, 307-684-5544.

THURSDAYS  Bluegrass Jam Session:6:30p, Occidental Saloon, free, info 307-684-0451.

 

CLEARMONT

ONGOING Historical Group meetings:2p first Mondays of the month at Clearmont Library, 1p third Mondays of the month at Sheridan Library.

TUESDAYS Historical Center Hours:2-4p, 1250 Front St, free, info 307-758-4430.

 

CROOK COUNTY

FIRST MONDAY Promotion Board meets the first Monday of every other month at 4:30 pm alternating between Moorcroft, Hulett, Sundance, and Pine Haven.

 

GILLETTE

JUNE 30 Garden Walk:Visit six houses, a demonstration plot and Mt. Pisgah Cemetery  during this Campbell County Master Gardeners event. 9a-4p, snacks and raffle at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery 3-4p, $15 or $25 for two, info 307-682-8751.

 

JULY 21 Homestead Heritage Festival: Celebrates Wyoming’s homesteading roots with bluegrass music, Basque dancing, threshing machine demonstrations, Dutch oven food, horsedrawn wagon rides, demonstrations of old-time skills and crafts, and hands-on stations for adults and children, 10a-3p, Rockpile Museum, free, info 307-682-5723, rockpilemuseum.com.

TUESDAYS Beginner Square Dance Lessons:7p,  Rockpile Community Center, info 307-660-6318.

THIRD SATURDAYS Winter Farmer’s Market:9a-12p, Nov.-June, Gillette College Tech Center Building.

ONGOING Ava Community Art Center:Info avacenter.org or 682-9133.

 

HULETT

ONGOING Hulett Museum and Art Gallery:8a–4p Mon.–Fri., free, info 307-467-5292.

 

MOORCROFT

JUNE 24 Old Settlers Picnic: Bring a picnic lunch, enjoy cake, ice cream and games during free admission day at the monument, noon, Devils Tower picnic area, info 307-467-5283.

JUNE 26 Lego Guy: Sponsored by the Moorcroft Public Library, 2p, West Texas Trail Museum, free, info 307-756-3232.

JULY 13-15 Jubilee Days: Rodeo, family activities, live performances and music on Friday. Saturday enjoy free breakfast and barbecue, performances, tournaments and more. Saturday night the Paul Bogart Band will provide music for a street dance. Sunday morning gather for a church service at Robinson Park, info 307-756-9300, www.moorcroftchamber.com.

JULY 13 Duffy Hudson One-Man Act as Houdini:7p, West Texas Trail Museum, info 307-756-9300, free, www.moorcroftchamber.com.

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.

 

NEWCASTLE

FRIDAYS Bingo: 7:30p, VFW Hall, free.

 

PINE HAVEN

JULY 7 Fourth of July: Street dance, scavenger hunt, barbecue, 2-6p, Hays Blvd. Fireworks begin at dusk. Info 307-756-9807.

 

SHERIDAN

JUNE 21 Jalan Crossland concert: Singer/songwriter from Ten Sleep will play guitar and banjo. 7p, Whitney Center for the Arts, info www.whitneyarts.org.

 

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ONGOING TO SEP 16 Pine: Photographs by Chuck Hemard show fire’s role pine forests. Whitney Center for the Arts, free, info www.whitneyarts.org.

 

AUGUST 10 Jazz Orchestra Outdoor Concert: Performances in the American Big Band tradition by 19 professional band members directed by Sheridan College’s own Dr. Eric Richards. 7p, Whitney Center for the Arts, free, info WhitneyArts.org.

 

ONGOING THROUGH SUMMER Theodore Waddell Print Collection: 80-piece collection features various styles of printing in works by Waddell and celebrated artists, free, Whitney Center for the Arts, info Whitneyarts.org.

SUNDANCE

JULY 2 – AUGUST 17 Quilts of Crook County: Old and new quilts, made and/or owned by Crook County residents on display at Crook County Library, 9a-5p weekdays, info (307) 283-1006, crookcountylib@rangeweb.net.

JULY 21-29 Crook County Fair:Freedom, Flags and Friends. Livestock shows, Zeona Road concert, Youth Rough Stock Rodeo and more, Crook County Fairgrounds, free, info 307-283-2644.

AUGUST 8 Burnout Wednesday:11:00a–8p, Downtown Sundance, music in the streets, food, vendors, and the notorious motorcycle burnout competition at 4p, info 307-283-2575.

AUGUST 9 Inyan Kara Cemetery Walk:6:30p, at cemetery on Route 585, 307-283-1006, crookcountylib@rangeweb.net.

JULY 25 AND AUGUST 22 Belly Dance Class:Ukrainian style classes, showing your belly is not required. $5, free for ages 5-20, 5:20p, VFW Hall, East Oak Street, info 307-290-0507.

TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS TO AUGUST 29 Sip & Walk Historic Tours:Live re-enactment through Sundance’s Wild West history. Adults and children welcome, 6:30p, starts at the Crook County Courthouse Gazebo, info 307-283-3666.

TUESDAYS AND THURSDAYS Zumba:5:20p at the Senior Center, 220 N. 2nd (North Door Access), info 307-629-0575.

WEDNESDAYS AND THURSDAYS Yoga:$5, 4:30p Wed, 5:30p Thu, Central Office Gym, info 307-282-0769.

THIRD THURSDAYS Lunch Bunch Book Discussion Group:11a, free, Crook County Library, info 283-1006 or crookcountylib@rangeweb.net.

LAST MONDAY OF THE MONTH Quilting @ The Library:Bring your own quilting project and equipment, library provides space and outlets, 6-8p, free, library meeting room, info, 283-1006, crookcountylib@rangeweb.net.

 

UPTON

JULY 21-23 Fundays: Parade, food, games and music during this annual event. Info 307-468-2642.
*This event was previously listed as July 19. We apologize for the error.

ONGOING TO JULY 27 Library Summer Reading Program: 722 Fourth Street, info 307-468-2324.

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.