Here's #what'shappening This Weekend

(Gillette, Wyo.) Lots of stuff going on this weekend, and we should have great weather for it! Friday: The Gillette College rodeo team will host its eighth annual rodeo banquet at the Cam-plex Wyoming Center, in Frontier Hall. It's catered by Boot Hill, with music performed by Chancey Williams & The Younger Brothers Band. There will also be silent and live auctions. The event starts at 5:30 p.m., tickets are $60. American Legion Post 42 is having its second Bunko Fundraiser tonight to benefit the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. Events start at 7 p.m., registration is at 6:30, and the cost is $12 a person. Saturday The Winter Fest in Sundance kicks off at 11 a.m. with skijoring. That event is $25 a person, or $50 for a team. You can also check out the bar stool races at 1 p.m., or the Nordic ski race, which starts at 10. Gillette Main Street's Ice Fest kicks off at noon, but a cupcake frosting class at Alla Lala starts at 10 a.m. Ice fest will take place downtown and include Gillette Brewing Company and Fiesta Tequila locations indoors to take part in the chowder competition or silent auction. Ducks Unlimited is having a dinner at the Cam-Plex from 4 p.m. until 10. Tickets are $50, or $90 for a couple. 7:30 p.m. the Gillette College Pronghorns take on Casper at South Campus. It's Military Appreciation Night so all active duty and military veterans get in for FREE. The Wyoming National Guard Color Guard will be singing the nation anthem, with a special recognition ceremony at both team's half times to honor our service men and women. It's also Sophomore and Host Family Recognition night. Sunday The Powder River Symphony Orchestra will be performing "Railroad Rhythms," a selection of locomotive-driven music, with guest pianist Symeon Waseen. Tickets are $20 at 3:00 pm in the Cam-Plex Heritage Center. Sundance's Winter Festival will continue on Sunday. They've already brought in 80 loads of snow, with 240 still being trucked to downtown Sundance for the weekend's festivities. embed me *Feature Photo: Custom fire pit up for auction by Tom Ford. Gillette Main Street // Pitchengine Communities* #county17 #news #whatshappening