Wind River Country, WY - In Wind River Country you can experience special events that brings classic old western movies back to life. You can attend wild-west Friday night rodeos and even pan for gold throughout the summer. Not to mention the July 4th parades, a tractor parade and fireworks.
You'll find an assortment of Native American cultural offerings including a Shoshone Powwow and Northern Arapaho Cultural Experiences. There are weekly cultural programs of authentic Indian Dance and Storytelling Exhibitions (Northern Arapaho Cultural Experience) providing special insights to the Arapaho way of life.
Here are the Top 20 events or for a complete list go to www.windriver.org/calendar
Fremont County, WY - Top 20 Events in Wind River Country for 2014:
1. February 28, March 1, 2, 6-8 Lander - Wyoming State Winter Fair
2. Mid-June, July & Mid-August Dubois - Rodeo Every Friday Night
3. June, July & August (Tuesdays) Riverton - Northern Arapaho Cultural Experience/Wind River Casino, Wind River Reservation
4. June 13-14 Lander - Fremont Toyota Lander Brew Festival
5. June 14-15 Shoshoni - The Don Layton Memorial Antique Tractor & Engine Show
6. June 19-21 Ft. Washakie - 55th Eastern Shoshone Indian Days and Powwow
7. July 2-6 Riverton - 1838 Mountain Man Rendezvous, Opening Ceremony July 2, Camp July 2-6
8. July 3-4 Lander - 120th Pioneer Days 4th of July Parade & Rodeo. Parade July 4th, Rodeo July 3-4
9. July 4 Dubois - Celebration including parade, duck race, fireworks
10. July 9-13 Lander – 20th Annual International Climbers’ Festival
11. July 12 Riverton - Rendezvous Day in the Park
12. July 12-13 South Pass City - Gold Rush Days
13. July 17-18 Cowboy Tough Adventure Race in Wind River Country.
14. July 18-20 Riverton - Rendezvous-Hot Air Balloon Rally & Rocky Mountain Rebels Car & Bike Show
15. July 19 Dubois - Museum Day
16. July 26 Dubois - National Day of the Cowboy
17. July 26-August 2 Riverton - 101th Fremont County Fair & Rodeo
18. August 9 Dubois - Annual Fireman’s Buffalo BBQ
19. September 13 -Crowheart - Festival of the Cowboys
20. September 17-20 Lander - 70th Annual One Shot Antelope Hunt
*All events, dates and times are subject to change. Please confirm the location and all details in advance.
For a complete calendar of events go to www.windriver.org/calendar, or to request a vacation packet, please visit us at Wind River Country or call 800-645-6233.
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