THIS WEEKEND IN CHEYENNE
Jun 23-25. 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.
Jun 23-24. English High Tea. 02:00 PM - 04:00 PM. Nagle-Warren Mansion Bed & Breakfast, 222 W. 17th Street. (307) 637-3333. Indulge in finely steeped tea and tea sandwiches, and enjoy the company of friends or new acquaintances. Libations are available. Call for reservations.
Jun 23. Double Bar G presents Bulls and Barrels. 5:30 PM. Laramie County Fairgrounds, 3967 Archer Pkwy. FREE! (307) 649-2332. Exhibition barrel racing will start at 5:30, and the main performance will start at 7:00 p.m. Come watch Exhibition Barrels, Pee Wee Barrels, 4D Open Barrels, Steer Riding, Mini Bull Riding, Novice Bull Riding and Open Bull Riding UP CLOSE! Want to be a contestant? Enter the Thursday before 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.
Jun 23. Fridays on the Plaza. Misspent Youth. Free! Misspent Youth brings the best dance rock from the ’80s to today. Their approach to music is characterized by pure harmonies, tight rhythms and great energy. Playing crowd-pleasing songs covering the biggest hits from bands like Aerosmith and Journey to Bruno Mars and Maroon 5, they are sure to keep any crowd dancing and singing all night.. 5:30 PM - 10:00 PM. Cheyenne Depot Plaza, 121 W 15th St.
Jun 24. 2017 HollyFrontier Corporation Superday. Cheyenne Parks & Recreation, 4603 Lion Park Drive. Free. (307) 637-6423. HollyFrontier Corporation Superday is an annual celebration kicking off July as National Parks & Recreation Month. Superday is hosted by the Cheyenne Parks & Recreation Department to promote a greater awareness of the value and availability of recreation and leisure activities. Superday Activities Include: Food Court, Volleyball Tournament, Stage Entertainment, Contests, Games, Children’s Carnival, 5k/10k Run/Walk, Show-N-Shine Car Show, Rides, Inflatables, Arts & Crafts Show, Organization Exhibits, Special Friends Tour de Prairie.
Jun 24. Tyler T Performing LIVE at Grant Farms. 2120 E. Lincolnway. 12:00 NOON. (307) 635-2676
Jun 24. Benefit Concert: Strange Remedy. Help fund-raise for the homeless and unwanted animals in the care of the Cheyenne Animal Shelter! 6:30PM-10:00PM. 307-632-6655.
Jun 24-25. Emma's Old Time Photos. June 24- Superday, Lions Park. Sunday 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM, Cheyenne Depot, 121 W. 15th St. Find your future framed in the past! Enrich your Western experience. Emma's Old Time Photos lets you save a memory for your future of the way things were in the past. Lobby of the Historic Depot.
Jun 25. Music on the Edge: The Road. 1:00 PM. 611 W. 18th St. Free. West Edge will be hosting a free summer concert series called “Music on the Edge.” The concerts will be free and are scheduled for Sunday afternoons at 1:00PM in a parking lot next to 611 W. 18th St. The concerts will be family friendly, featuring vendors, food trucks, and great music.
Jun 23-25. The Outlaw Saloon presents Allison Draw. 8:30 PM. The Outlaw Saloon, 312 S. Greeley Hwy. $5. (307) 635-7552. Live Music!!
Cheyenne Steamers. Come Ride the miniature TRAIN! Cheyenne Steamers will be operating this weekend, Friday from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Saturday, 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the Cheyenne Ice & Event Center, 1530 W. Lincolnway. Suggested ride donation is $2.00 per person. Come enjoy the summer weekends by riding the train.
Cheyenne Gunslingers. 6:00 PM Friday, Saturday 12:00 PM. Cheyenne Gunslingers, W. 15th at Pioneer Ave. Free. See gunfights, western skits, and other Wild West activities in Gunslinger Square, 15th & Pioneer, in downtown Cheyenne. All of the shows are family-oriented. You won't get cussin' and blood in the shows, just a lot of excitement and laughs. Every performance begins with a safety demonstration.
Cheyenne Street Railway Trolley. Visit Cheyenne, $10.00. (307) 778-3133. Fully narrated historic tours of Cheyenne. Monday - Friday tours are at 10a, 11:30a, 1p 2:30p & 4p. Saturday's schedule is 10a & 12p, 2p, and Sunday's is 12p & 2p. Holiday schedule is 10a, 12p, 2p. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children 2-12. The trolley plus museum pass is $19 for adults and gives entrance to Cheyenne area museums along with the trolley ride. Weekday tours are 90 minutes; weekend tours are two hours with a ½ complimentary stop at the Cheyenne Old West Museum (no museum pass tickets sold on the weekends). Tickets may be purchased at the Visitor Center (Historic Depot, 15th and Capitol Ave), or over the phone with a credit card at 307-778-3133 or 800-426-5009.
Horse Drawn Carriage Rides. 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Historic Depot Plaza, 121 W. 15th Street. FREE. (307) 778-3133. Enjoy a narrated historic tour of the quaint downtown Cheyenne area on a beautiful horse-drawn carriage. WEATHER PERMITTING. May and September, there are no Monday or Tuesday tours. June-August tours run daily. The rides begin in front of the historic Depot building at Lincolnway & Capitol Ave. FREE- donations accepted. The Carriages run May 1-Sep 30. CALL IN ADVANCE FOR SCHEDULE UPDATES, 800-426-5009 or 307-778-3133.
Big Country Speedway. Every Saturday! 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Big Country Speedway, 4820 S. Greeley Hwy. $10.00, $5.00. (405) 615-9697. Saturday Night Racing! Pit gate opens at noon, hot lapping begins at 1p, front gate opens at 3p, racing at 6p. Adults $10, Children 6-12 $5, 0-5 free.
Live Music & Dancing. Every Friday and Saturday! 7:00 PM -11:00 PM. Bunkhouse Bar & Grill, 1064 Happy Jack Road. The Y-4 band plays a collection of classic country western music. This is a family friendly atmosphere, so get the kids, grab your boots and head out to the Bunkhouse for a good time!
Cowgirls of the West Museum. Tues- Fri, 11:00 AM- 4:00 PM. Sat, 11:00 AM- 3:00 PM. Free! 203 & 205 W. 17th Street. 307-638-4994
Nelson Museum of the West. 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM. $. 1714 Carey Avenue. The collection itself was designed by our Founder Robert L. Nelson to show visitors a broad spectrum of our older western cultures. 307-635-7670
Sherman Hill Model Railroad Club Display. 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Movie theater wing of Frontier Mall, 1400 Dell Range Blvd. Free. (307) 996-7645. See a model railroad layout and learn about the club.
Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum, 4610 Carey Avenue. $. 9-5p Mon-Fri, Sat & Sun 10a-5p. 307-778-7290
Messenger Museum, Nationway and Crook Ave. Western displays of carriages to cavalry. Free. 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM. Mon-Fri. 307-635-8959
Cheyenne Depot Museum, 121 W. 15th St. A national landmark rich with railroad history exhibits. $. Mon-Fri, 9a-6:30p. Sat 9a-5p. Sun 11a-3p. 307-632-3905
Botanic Gardens and Paul Smith's Children's Village, 710 South Lions Park Drive, Free. Tues-Sat. Conservatory under construction. Children's Village open Tues- Sun. Grounds open dawn till dusk. 307-637-6458
NCAR (National Center for Atmospheric Research), Free, self-guided tour that offers an informative view of weather. M-F 9a-5p. Sat 10a-4p. 8120 Veta Drive. 307-996-4321