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Attend a Fly-In, Art Shows, Farmers Markets, and Rodeos, this Fall In Fremont County, WY plus the Ultimate Miniature Bullriding finals!

Fremont County, WY - Although the summer is winding down, there is still plenty of fall activities in all our communities in Wind River Country. Join us, from the Ultimate Miniature Bullriding finals to mountain bike races, a Fly-In, Festival of the Cowboys, art shows, and farmers markets.

To see a complete listing of events www.windriver.org/calendar

September Repeating Events
Open daily: Riverton Northern Arapaho “Cultural Insights” and lessons are offered by tribal Elders including Arapaho language lessons & story telling. Wind River Casino. 851-5394. windriverhotelcasino.com
4, 11, 18, 25 Dubois Farmers Market inside the St. Thomas Church, 5pm-7pm 455-2556, duboiswyomingchamber.org
3, 10, 17 24 Riverton Farmers Market & Crafts features fresh organic produce & locally made Indian and western hand made crafts. Every Wednesday, 5pm-7pm, 422 Main St, across from the post office, call 851-7162
2, 6, 9, 13, 16, 20, 23, Lander Farmers Market & Crafts - every Sat. & Tues. Great local produce, baked goods, & more.  Meet the colorful local artisans & growers! Sat. 9-11 am at WY Community Bank, 685 Main St., and again on Tuesday 5-6:30 pm at the Museum of the American West, 1445 Main St., 349-4991
1-20 Lander Jon Cox: "Paintspective" Art Show. FREE. 224 Main Street, 332-5772, 10-4pm, landerartcenter.com
September Single Events
4 Dubois Chuck Wagon Steak Dinner, Triangle C Dude Ranch, Chuck Wagon Steak Dinner-live music, 800-661-4928. $45 Adult, 13-15 yrs - $26, & 12 and under $12, 3737 US Highway 26 at 5:30 pm sharp - wagon ride to the ranch. 800-661-4928, info@trianglec.com
6 Lander Jurassic Classic Mountain Bike Race, 8am, Johnny Behind the Rocks, prizes, various routes, tickets $40-$60 includes gifts, register at webscorer.com, details 335-5435, The Bike Mill
6 Dubois Picnic on the Pass - Join us for a picnic & 6-mile hike to the top of Bonneville Pass overlooking the beautiful DuNoir Recommended Wilderness area. 672-2751, carolyn@wildwyo.org
6 Lander Fly-In &Car Show, Hunt Field Airport.  8 am-2 pm with aerobatic flying, tethered balloon rides, flour bombing & spot landing contests. Food vendors. Free. 330-4006, landerchamber.com
12-13-14 Riverton Rustler Roundup Rodeo, Fri. 7 pm, Sat. 1 and 7 pm, Sun. 11 am, Fremont County Fair & Rodeo Grounds, $3-$5. 850-6564, 856-6611, or 855-2195
13 Lander 5th Annual Pet Connection Fundraising Walk-a-Thon and 5k Dog Dash, The Walk-a-Thon starts at 8:30 am and the 5k at 8:45am. LV High School track. Bring your critters & show support, publicrelations@landerpets.org
13 Atlantic City 6 pm “2nd Saturday Scotch Sampling at Six, Miner’s Delight Inn Bed & Breakfast. $25. 332-0248, minersdelightinn.com
13 Riverton 9th Annual PAWS & Pearls Gala Banquet, Wine Tasting, & Art Auction. Fair Grounds Heritage Hall. Tickets $50, or sponsor a table. 7pm-10pm. This favorite fundraiser is for the Riverton Animal Adoption Center.  850-7764.
13 Pavillion Ultimate Miniature Bullriding Finals, 2pm, Pavillion Rodeo Grounds, for details call
349-6400, howlbulls.com
13 Crowheart Festival of the Cowboys, 11am-6 pm. Rodeo held at Big Wind Hall. 486-2238 or 455-2556, duboiswyomingchamber.org
13 Dubois Crooked Creek Settlement Guided Trek 8:30 am with guides Cheryl O’Brien & Carolyn Gillette. Carpool to the site from the museum.  For reservation sign up at 455-2284, duboismuseum.org
18-20 Lander 71st Annual One Shot Antelope Hunt, Auction, & Indian Ceremonial. Public is welcome to the Friday night blessing of the Hunt powwow- dancers, drumming, and singing. Sat. Victory Banquet, $35, Lander Community & Convention Center. Call for specific details: 332-8190, 332-3356, 332-3892 oneshotpastshooters.com
26-Nov. 1st Lander Three Storytellers: Mixed Media Fine Art Show. Sculptor Spencer Bohren, collage artist Melissa Strickler, and art quilter Do Palma. Meet the artists at the opening reception 6-8pm, Sept. 26th. Show runs thru Nov. 1st. FREE.  224 Main Street, 332-5772, landerartcenter.com
October Repeating Events
Daily: Riverton Northern Arapaho “Cultural Insights” and lessons are offered by tribal Elders including Arapaho language lessons & story telling. Wind River Casino. 851-5394. windriverhotelcasino.com
4,7,11,14 Lander Farmers Market & Crafts - every Sat. & Tues. Great local produce, baked goods, & more.  Meet the colorful local artisans & growers! Sat. 9-11 am at WY Community Bank, 685 Main St., and again on Tuesday 5-6:30 p.m. at the Museum of the American West, 1445 Main St., 349-4991
October Single Events
4 Riverton Fiber Fest, 9 - 4 pm. Fair Grounds, Heritage Hall, 1010 Fairground Rd. Free demonstrations: knitting, cinch making, twining, crocheting and spinning. jamiedrendel@gmail.com, http://tiny.cc/fiberfest
11 Atlantic City 6 pm “2nd Saturday Scotch Sampling at Six, Miner’s Delight Inn Bed & Breakfast. $25. 332-0248, minersdelightinn.com
14-22 Dubois Annual Miniature National Fine Art Show, Headwaters Arts & Conference Ctr., 20 Stalnaker St., Call for details 455-3404, 455 2687 headwaterscenter.org
22-26 Lander- 4th Annual LocalFest at the Lander Community & Convention Center, 950 Buena Vista. Speakers, workshops, tours, films, locally sourced meals, and more. This years theme is Getting WY Beef to WY Plates. More details at: localfest.org/

This exciting fall events calendar is compliments of the WIND RIVER VISITORS COUNCIL…your Fremont County Lodging Tax Dollars at Work!

*Don’t forget to use our hashtag to post your Wind River Country memories at:   #windrivercountry

 

Related Links: Lander Chamber of CommerceRiverton Chamber of Commerce, Dubois Chamber of CommerceDestination Dubois

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.

Press Release distributed by the Wind River Visitors Council - Your Fremont County Lodging Tax Dollars at Work!

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