Check out some of the great events, fundraisers and sports happening this weekend in Cheyenne and around the state!
1) JOHNNY AND THE MONGRELS - The Lincoln
September 17, 2021/ 8pm / $10
Johnny & The Mongrels are bringing their quintessential Swamp Funk & Bayou Soul grooves to THE premiere music venue in Cheyenne, WY. The Lincoln is an incredible venue not to be missed.
2) Friday Night Dueling Pianos - The Metropolitan
September 17th, & 18th, 2021 / 8pm / $20
Come laugh and sing along in an evening of musical entertainment by two dueling pianists directed by your requests!
3) PARANORMAL TOURS OF THE CFD OLD WEST MUSEUM
September 17, 2021 - October 29, 2021 (Recurring every 6 days)
6:30pm to 8:30pm /$20
Haunting Across America is working with the CFD Old West Museum to host Paranormal Tours every Thursday this October, with a special tour on Friday, October 29th for Museum Members Only. See what's lurking within the Museum walls!
4) CHEYENNE ARTISTS GUILD'S ART IN THE PARK - Holliday Park
September 18, 2021 / 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM / Admission is Free!
Picnic lunch $2 suggested donation, tickets for games $2.50 for 10
Art themed games, activities and picnic! Apple decorating contest, painting, raffles, silent auction, CAG Member Arts Sale, photography contest, and so much more! Fun for the whole family! Picnic lunch includes hot dogs, chips, drink. Proceeds will help us paint the Van Tassell Carriage Barn, home of the Cheyenne Artists Guild.
5) SPLITGATE COMMUNITY DAY - The Annex Gaming Cafe
September 18, 2021 / 10:00am to 5:00pm /Admission is Free
Play together, compete, watch, and more!
6) 63rd ANNUAL SYMPHONY GALA - Little America
September 18, 2021 / Cocktail Hour - 5pm, Dinner at 6:30pm
Join the CSO for an evening of elegance and glamour to kick off the new season! The evening includes a cocktail hour, three-course gourmet meal, live entertainment, and silent and live auctions in the Grand Ballroom at Little America. Tickets required. Silent auction opens on Mon., Sept. 13th at 10 AM online at www.cheyennesymphony.org/contribute/gala. Those who cannot attend the gala are also encouraged to bid on the silent auction items.
7) THE DOWNTOWN CHEYENNE OKTOBERFEST - Depot Plaza
September 18th / 12:00pm to 6:00pm / Admission is Free
Beer, Food Trucks, Live Music, Games, Oktoberfest Costume Contest, Stein Hoisting, and more are in store as Cheyenne's favorite Oktoberfest returns, bigger and better than ever, with all proceeds benefiting the Cheyenne Depot Museum! Admission to the event is FREE, with beer, food, and non-alcoholic drinks for sale for the duration of the event! Sierra Nevada beers will be on tap including their incredible 2021 Oktoberfest Marzen lager, with special Oktoberfest Cask tappings during the festival! This event is open to folks of all ages, but you must be 21+ with a valid ID to partake in alcoholic beverage consumption. Please consume responsibly, and NEVER drink and drive!
8) OUTDOOR ESCAPE ROOM - THE ENIGMATIC ENTRANCE - Laramie County Library
September 18, 2021 - September 24, 2021 (Recurring daily) / 10:00am to 5:00pm / Admission is Free
Trapped! In J.K.’s office . . . wait, is that so bad? It is if you’re missing the private book signing you and your friends won exclusive tickets for! You only have 25 minutes to figure a way out before you will miss this once in a lifetime opportunity. Sign-ups begin on September 1st; call the library at 307-634-3561 or visit the 2nd floor in advance to reserve your spot. Group size is limited to six participants. Best for grades 3 and up. (Children, Teens, & Families; 2nd Floor)
9) 2021 CHEYENNE FARMERS MARKET- Frontier Park B Parking Lot
August 14, 2021 - October 9, 2021 (Recurring weekly on Saturday) / 7:00am to 1:00pm
Community Action of Laramie County and the Cheyenne Farmers Market, in conjunction with Cheyenne Frontiers Days, are thrilled to announce that the 2021 Cheyenne Farmers Market will return to B Lot at Frontier Park. CFD has once again generously donated their space for the 2021 Market.
The first Market will take place on August 14, 2021 and will continue each Saturday from 7:00 am to 1:00 pm through October 9, 2021. We look forward to returning to a ten-week market next year.
10) CHEYENNE CRUISE NIGHTS - Downtown Cheyenne
May 22, 2021 - September 18, 2021 (Recurring weekly on Saturday ) / 7:00pm to 11:00pm / Admission is Free
It’s turned into a Saturday night tradition! Just show up downtown on Central Ave or Warren Ave and cruise to your heart's content! South on Central, north on Warren. Drive your classic, your hot rod or even your everyday car. Come and see what all the excitement is about downtown on Saturday nights. While you are cruising don’t forget to patronize our local downtown restaurants and get your dinner to go! Park along the strip and watch all the cool cars go by!
1) 20th Annual Blue Foundation Golf Tournament in memory of Bruce Brady- Cheyenne Country Club
September 17th, 2021 / Breakfast and check in at 7am / Shotgun Start at 8am /
Lunch & Awards at 1pm
Register or Sponsor at www.bluefoundation.blue/golf
2) AHEPA- Cowboy Chapter 211 14th Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament - Cheyenne Country Club
September 18, 2021 / 7:30AM BREAKFAST / 8:30 AM SHOTGUN START /
AWARDS LUNCHEON FOLLOWING GOLF
3) WHSAA State Golf Championships
September 17th and 18th. 2A will be held in Thermopolis, 3A will be held in Lander and 4A will be held in Jackson.
4) WHSAA Regional Tennis Tournaments
September 17th and 18th. The North will be held in Sheridan and the South will be held in Cheyenne (with East hosting)
5) Wyoming Cowboys Football
September 18th, 2021 / Kick off at 2pm at War Memorial against Ball State
6) Denver Broncos
September 19th, 2021/ Kick off at 11am at Jacksonville
7) Run The Legend Cheyenne Marathon - Cheyenne Depot Plaza
September 19th 2021 / 8:00am / Admission price varies by race style
The Cheyenne Marathon is back with a 5K and 10K events.