THIS WEEKEND IN CHEYENNE
Jan 13-14. Wyoming 125th Anniversary Exhibit. 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM. Wyoming State Museum and Gift Shop, 2301 Central Avenue. Free. (307) 777-7025. This special exhibit will chronicle significant events in the state's history. Monday through Saturday.
Jan 13-14. Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition and Sale. 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Wyoming State Museum and Gift Shop, 2301 Central Avenue. Free. (307) 777-7025. The works of 60 Wyoming artists are featured in the 2017 Governor’s Capitol Art Exhibition and Sale on display at the Wyoming State Museum January 7 through March 4. Approximately 70 pieces will be on display. The state’s five elected officials and representatives from other state agencies participating in the program select the Purchase Award winners.
Jan 13. Union Pacific Steam Shop Tour! 12:30 PM. Cheyenne Depot Museum, 121 W 15th St, Suite 202. $20. (307) 778-3133. A rare opportunity! This package event includes: a guided tour of the Union Pacific Steam Shop (where the 4014 is being refurbished), given by Ed Dickens, Senior Manager: Heritage Operations; entrance into the Cheyenne Depot Museum for the day and a Cheyenne Street Railway tour highlighting Cheyenne's railroad history. Participants must wear closed-toe shoes and sign a liability release before going on the tour. The tours are a joint project of Union Pacific, Visit Cheyenne, and the Cheyenne Depot Museum. Visit Cheyenne graciously thanks Union Pacific for its generosity in opening up the Steam Shop for these tours.
Jan 13-14. English High Tea. 2:00 PM. Nagle-Warren Mansion Bed & Breakfast, 222 W. 17th Street. (307) 637-3333. Indulge in finely steeped tea and tea sandwiches, you can enjoy the company of friends or new acquaintances. Libations are available. Call for reservations.
Jan 13-15. Hemi Lighted Forest Of Hope. 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM. 6565 Ashley Drive. Admission is by donation. Hay rides are free, but train rides are $1. (307) 630-6641. With over 600 lighted Christmas Trees in a wonderful Wyoming setting and a trackless train, this gift of love started out of a desire to bring attention to the Hemispherectomy Foundation, and now also blesses the Cheyenne community. Hay rides, train rides most every night (no train rides and hay rides on nights when the University of Wyoming Ladies Basketball team plays at home). Hot chocolate is always on for those who do the hay rides.
Jan 13-14. Cheyenne Stampede vs. Colorado Evolution. 7:35 PM. Cheyenne Ice & Events Center, 1530 W Lincolnway. Adults: $11 Kids/Students: $10 Military: $9. (307) 433-0024. Cancer Awareness Weekend (Special uniforms will be worn).
Jan 13. Friday Karaoke. 09:00 PM. The Suite Bistro, 1901 Central Ave. (307) 634-1901. In the bar so come early to get a seat!
Jan 14. Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra: Blockbuster Film Scores. 7:30 PM. Cheyenne Civic Center, 1904 Thomes Avenue. $15-$45. (307) 778-8561. Includes songs from such films as: Star Wars, Harry Potter, ET, and Schindler's List.
Jan 14. Bobby Phillips. 08:00 PM - 11:00 PM. The Suite Bistro, 1901 Central Ave Downstairs in The Speakeasy. (307) 634-1901. Live Music!