Exciting Events in Fremont County, WY in April.

Fremont County, WY - Spring is in the air and it's time to get outside and enjoy these local events. Take the kidos to the Easter egg hunt on April 4. There's something for the whole family at the Annual Gardening & Backyard Living Expo (April 11), and the Art Walk on Main Street (April 10).  And there's plenty of indoor activities, too, including music, theatre, history presentations, comedy and cowboy poetry!! For a complete list of events in Wyoming’s Wind River Country go to


Northern Arapaho Experience Room - A cultural treasure of Arapaho artifacts and artwork open every day. Call in advance for a schedule of Arapaho Elders who share Arapaho language lessons and traditional story telling. Wind River Casino. 10269 Highway 789. 307-851-5394.

April 1

Lander U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors perform at the Lander Valley High School. Sponsored by Lander Community Concerts Association.        7 pm. Free. Lander Valley High School auditorium, 350 Baldwin Creek Rd. 307-332-2509,

April 1-April 4

Lander Art Center final last few days to see the "LVHS and MS Select Art Show." Admission is always FREE. The art center is open Tues. - Thurs. from 10 - 6pm and Fri. - Sat. from 10 - 4 pm. 224 Main St. 332-5772,

April 2

Lander Fremont County Pioneer Museum presents: WY Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series: Buffalo Soldiers at Ft. Washakie – One County/Many Voices. 7 pm, Free, 1443 Main St., 332-3339,

April 4

Riverton The VFW will host an Easter Egg Hunt from 1 - 4 pm at Sunset Park. Free Refreshments and prizes. West Sunset Drive and North 2nd St.

April 9-12

Riverton 12th Annual Theatre Showcase short theatre pieces directed and designed by students. An assortment of one-act plays, comic sketches, musical performances, and dance pieces performed in-the-round. 2660 Peck Ave. Performance dates: Thursday, April 9, 7:30 pm, Friday, April 10, 7:30 pm, Saturday, April 11, 7:30 pm, Sunday, April 12, 2:30 pm, 855-2217,

April 9

Lander Fremont County Pioneer Museum presents: WY Community Bank Discovery Speakers Series: Scottish Heritage - an evening with bagpiper Ray Price. Enjoy complimentary scones. (One County/Many Voices.) 7 pm, Free, 1443 Main St., Lander, 332-3339,

April 10

Lander Main Street Art Walk, 6 - 8 pm. Enjoy the fresh air, art, and conversation during this Main Street Artwalk. Participating businesses are within a two-block radius. Open 6 - 8 pm. Unless otherwise noted. Enjoy Lander Art Center-224 Main St. (open 5 - 9 pm), Old Town Coffee-300 Main St., The Middle Fork-351 Main St., Sweetwater Studios-135 N. 2nd St., Lander Bake Shop-259 Main St., & Global Arts- at 360 Main St. 332-5772,

April 10-30

Lander Art Center presents the annual favorite art show "Members Show." Come meet all the talented artists at the Artist Opening from 6-8pm. Refreshments will be served. Admission is always FREE. Show runs thru May 16. The art center is open Tues. - Thurs. 10 am - 6 pm, and Fri. - Sat. 10 am - 4 pm. 224 Main St. 332-5772,

April 11

Lander Fremont County Pioneer Museum presents: McDonald’s Kids Exploration: Sheep Shearing Day, 1 - 4 pm, Free, 1443 Main St., Lander, 332-3339,

April 11

Riverton Comedy Night at the Riverton Elk Lodge, 207 East Main. Show starts at 6:30 pm. $25 at Hoffman Electric at 217 East Main St. For more details call 856-3600 or 330-5464.

April 11

Atlantic City "Second Saturday Scotch Sipping at Six" at 7,600 Feet in Wyoming’s Wind River Range. The tastings begin at 6 - 9 pm. Join your hosts, the Townsends, at the historic Miner's Delight Inn Bed and Breakfast "Two-Bit Cowboy Saloon" in rustic Atlantic City. $25 per person. 332-0248,,

April 11

Lander Annual Gardening & Backyard Living Expo! Enjoy a trade show, workshops, a Kid’s Corner and food concessionaires. Lander Valley High School, 350 Baldwin Creek Rd., 9 – 3 pm, 332-3114,,

April 18

Riverton 4th Annual Trapper Jake Festival - a memorial celebration in honor of the late great trapper mountain man legend Jake Korrel. Festivities and games will run from 10 am - 4 pm. Refreshments. Held at the Wind River Heritage Center, 1075 S. Federal. Free admission. 856-0706.

April 18-24

Dubois All School Art Show at the Headwater Arts and Conference Center, 20 Stalnaker. 455-2687,,

April 20

Lander Community Concerts Association presents Rainbow Dance Theatre, 7 pm. This show fuses West African Dance, Haitian Dance, Hip Hop, Martial Arts and American

Modern Dance this high-impact, rapid-fire performance. Lander Valley High School,

350 Baldwin Creek Rd., 332-2509,

April 24

Shoshoni 3rd Annual Cowboy Poetry Gathering featuring over half a dozen poets, 3:30 pm, at the Shoshoni Fire Hall, 104 East 2nd St. Free. 876-2777.

April 25

Riverton Open Mic Night at Mammoth Music. 10-minute slots are available on the last Saturday of each month to musicians, bands, and other stage performers for this family friendly evening. FREE admission. 7-8:30 pm. 318 East Main St. 856-0258

April 29

Riverton Concert Meta les Mexican Brass Metals. The band combines fine classical chamber music, nonstop audience interaction, and their inimitable Latin American charm. $10 for students / $15 for adults, at the Central WY College Box Office and Mammoth Music. 7:30 pm. 2660 Peck Ave. 855-2214,

April 30

Riverton Central WY College Spring Music Showcase! CWC’s Handbell Choir, Collegiate Chorale, and CWC Community Concert Band perform. This free show features students from the CWC Music Program Riverton High School Band and Chorus, and community members. 2660 Peck Ave. 7:30 pm. 855-2214,


ALL LISTINGS USE AREA CODE 307. Events subject to change. Please confirm the location and all details in advance.


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

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