South and Central Wyoming Events


THURSDAYS Acoustic Jam Session:Come to play an instrument, sing or listen, 6p, Stampede Saloon, 417 1stSt., free, info 422-3200.

FRIDAYS Live Music: Stampede Saloon & Eatery, info 307-422-3200,

FRIDAYS Farmers’ Market: 8–10:30a, Chugwater Town Park.



ONGOING Grand Encampment Museum: Main Gallery and GEM Store is open most weekdays, Mon-Friday 10a – 4p, info 307-327-5308



OCTOBER 11 Candidate Forum: General Election candidates available for meet-and-greet at 5p, forum at 6p, Evanston Roundhouse, free, info 307-783-0370.


TUESDAYS Bingo: 6:45p, American Legion Hall, info 780-5489.



SEPTEMBER 28 Street Fair:Farmer’s market, vendors, music, games and food. 5:30p, Laramie Ave. between U.S. 26 & Custer St., info 307-837-2711.



THIRD MONDAYS Book Discussion Group: 7p, info 575-1384.

THIRD MONDAYS Tri-City Arts Guild: 6:30p, info 575-1384.

SUNDAYS VFW Bingo: 1p, VFW Hall, info 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. Everyone is welcome. Bring snacks and have fun! 4–6p, info 307-836-2288.



OCTOBER 7 Metamorphosis:TEDxJacksonHole event 6p, Center for the Arts Theater, info 307-734-8956,



SEPTEMBER 29 UW Football:Cowboys vs Boise State, kickoff at 5p, War Memorial Stadium, University of Wyoming, info 307-766-7220 or

OCTOBER 6 Comedian Ken Jeong: Stand-up comedy, 8p, Arts and Sciences Auditorium. $30, $20 students, info 307-766-6340,

OCTOBER 20 UW Football Homecoming Weekend: Cowboys vs Utah State, kickoff at 12:30p, War Memorial Stadium, University of Wyoming, info 307-766-7220 or

OCTOBER 27 Scaramie:Trick or treat with local businesses, 10a-12p, downtown, info 307-760-3355,



SEPTEMBER 25 Blood Drive:1:30-6:30p, Niobrara County fairgrounds, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

OCTOBER 7 Big Bucks Bingo:Benefit for Helpmate Crisis Center. Lunch at noon, bingo starts at 1p, Niobrara County fairgrounds, $20 for 20 games, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

OCTOBER 20 NRA Banquet:Niobrara County Fairgrounds. Time and cost TBA, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

OCTOBER 31 Spook Day:Trick-or-treating, 3:45-5p, downtown. 4-H Carnival, 5-8p Niobrara County Fairgrounds, info 1-800-223-LUSK.

NOVEMBER 7 Artist Reception:For Artist Jason Avilez at 5p, Niobrara County Library, free. Info 1-800-223-LUSK.



SECOND FRIDAYS Lego Club: 10a–noon, Lyman Branch Library, ages 8 & up, free, info 307-787-6556,



SECOND TUESDAYS Bingo: 6:30p, Community Hall, info 307-399-4751.



WEDNESDAYS Storytime:11a, Uinta County Library, info 307-782-3161.

SECOND WEDNESDAYS Chamber of Commerce Community Luncheon:Topics vary each month and are a great wealth of information for business owners and individuals alike. $15/plate, noon, Mountain View Town Hall, RSVP, 307-787-6378.



OCTOBER 13 Touch a Truck:High West Energy will offer bucket rides during this hands-on family event where kids get to see and touch trucks and tractors, police cars and fire trucks. 11a-1p. Community Center free, info307-245-3301.

OCTOBER 31 Halloween Carnival and Supper: High West Energy will have a carnival booth at the Pine Bluffs Recreation Department’s annual event. Carnival is free, supper is served for a small charge. 5:30-7, Community Center, info 307-245-3301.

TUESDAYS Bingo: 7p, Recreation meeting room, 25¢ per card, 14 games, info 307-245-3301.



WEDNESDAYS TO OCT 10 Farmer’s Market: 3:30-6:30p, St. Barnabus Episcopal Church, info 307-326-8187.



OCTOBER 9 Goshen County Economic Development Facebook Workshop:Business round table series event with lunch provided. 12-1p, 21st & Main Loft,RSVP 307-532-5162.

OCTOBER 31 Trunk or Treat:17th annual safety treat night, 5-6, Main Street, free.

NOVEMBER 13 Workforce Training Grants:Business round table series event with lunch provided. 12-1p, 21st & Main Loft, free, RSVP 307-532-5162.

SECOND TUESDAYS Coffee with Local Commissioners:8-9a, free, Java Jar, info 307-532-5162.

SECOND WEDNESDAYS Alzheimer’s and Dementia Support Group: 1p, free, chapel at Torrington Community Hospital, info 534-7039.

SECOND WEDNESDAYS Rex Young Rock Club:7–8p, Senior Friendship Center.

THURSDAYS TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly):8–10a, Senior Friendship Center, info 307-334-3358.

THURSDAYS Torrington Farmer’s Market: Open through October, 4-6p, Northwest corner of the City Park West.



SATURDAYS THROUGH SEP 29 Platte County Farmer’s Market:Fresh and local produce and more. 8-10a, Pocket Park, free, info 307-331-9502.



NOVEMBER 3-4 Fall Community Dinners: The Yoder Woman’s Club will serve lunch on the first two days of pheasant hunting season. Coffee and homemade pie at 8:30a, and lunch from 11a-1p. Yoder Community Building, price TBA, info 307-532-3524.