Step Afrika! @ Whitney Center for the Arts
Sep 6 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College will host a performance by Step Afrika on Sept. 6 at 9 p.m.
Step Afrika is a dance company dedicated to the African American tradition of “stepping.”
Tickets for the event cost $21 for adults, $15 for seniors and $10 for students (balcony seating only). Tickets are available through the WYO Theater box office, at or by calling 672-9084.
The Whitney Center for the Arts at Sheridan College is located at 3059 Coffeen Ave.


UMC parking lot sale @ First United Methodist Church
Sep 9 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The United Methodist men will host a parking lot sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

For this annual event, members of the public are invited to rent space to sell their items and just stop by to shop and grab a bite to eat. 

Coffee and cinnamon rolls will be available for purchase for breakfast and hamburgers will be available for lunch. 

You can rent a space and bring your own table for $10, rent space and one table for $15 or space and two tables for $20. If you don’t want to go through the trouble of setting up to sell the “treasures” you have accumulated over the years, you can donate the items and UMC will sell them. UMC will pick up donated items on the Thursday and Friday before the sale. 

As in past years, The Salvation Army and Habitat for Humanity Restore will be notified to come down at the end of the sale and have their pick of any of the items leftover. Sheridan Foster Parent Exchange has also been invited to come down and pick from whatever is left after the sale. 

To reserve tables/spaces, or schedule a pick-up for donated items call Rollie Hein at 763-2141 or call the church office at 672-9779. All the proceeds from the donated items, tables and food will go to the men’s group at the church. In the past year, the Methodist Men’s Group has donated money or gift cards to Volunteers of America, Lunch Together, Circle J Camp, The Food Group, Christmas Coat Tree, Native American Ministries and Project Graduation. 

First United Methodist Church is located at 215 W. Works St.

Out of the Darkness Walk @ Whitney Commons Park
Sep 16 @ 9:00 am

SHERIDAN — The seventh annual Sheridan County Out of the Darkness Walk will take place Saturday at 9 a.m. The event will begin at Whitney Commons Park.

Registration will begin at 9 a.m. with the walk starting at 10:30 a.m.

The walk aims to support those who have been affected by suicide, raise awareness of depression and other mental illnesses and raise funds for suicide prevention research and program development. Register at  For more information, call Lisa O’Dell at 751-3798 or email


Dining for a Cause @ Frackelton’s
Sep 18 @ 11:00 am – 10:00 pm

SHERIDAN — Dining for a Cause, set for Monday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., will benefit Sheridan Area Search and Rescue.

One hundred percent of sales and gratuities will be donated by Frackelton’s to the nonprofit organization.

The funding will be used to support preparation and training. Reservations for Dining for a Cause are encouraged by calling 675-6055. Frackelton’s is located at 55 N. Main St.

Fundraiser @ Brinton Museum
Oct 14 @ 6:30 pm

SHERIDAN — The 2018 Sheridan WYO Rodeo Royalty would like to invite the public to attend the annual coronation fundraiser set for Saturday at The Brinton Museum.

Tickets are $25 and can be purchased from any of the 2018 WYO Rodeo Royalty or by calling 307-683-7132.

The fundraiser will consist of cocktails, dinner, silent and live auctions along with live music from the Sheridan College Jazz Ensemble. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and dinner will be served at 7 p.m.

The program will start at 7:30 p.m. and the live auction will begin at 8 p.m.

Funds raised will go toward the expenses the 2018 royalty will incur during their reign. The Sheridan WYO Rodeo Royalty serve as ambassadors for Sheridan County and the Sheridan WYO Rodeo, giving them opportunities to travel and be a part of local and statewide rodeos, community events and fundraisers.

In addition, the Sheridan WYO Rodeo Queen will attend multiple clinics to prepare for competition at the state level and will compete for Miss Rodeo Wyoming in August of 2018 at the Wyoming State Fair in Douglas.

The Brinton Museum is located at 239 Brinton Road in Big Horn.


Lancifer @ The WYO Theater
Nov 11 @ 7:30 pm

SHERIDAN — Lancifer will perform at the WYO Theater on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.

Lancifer has performed in Wyoming, Tennessee, Germany and Thailand, among other places. 

He’ll return to Sheridan with special guest Luka Sol.

Tickets for the show cost $20.50 per adults, $17 per senior and $12.50 per students. Tickets are available online at, at the theater box office and by phone at 672-9084.

The WYO Theater is located at 42 N. Main St.

Christmas concert @ The WYO Theater
Dec 2 @ 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Christmas in Color holiday concert with Tony Sutherland will take place Saturday at 7 p.m. at the WYO Theater.

The concert is free, but organizers suggest a $10 donation to benefit the Volunteers of American homeless outreach program. 

For additional information, contact VOA Northern Rockies at 307-672-0475.

The WYO Theater is located at 42 N. Main St.

Fundraiser for Miss Wyoming @ Luminous Brewhouse
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Miss Wyoming Scholarship Organization board of directors and Miss Wyoming 2017 Cheyenne Buyert have organized a fundraising event for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, as well as the 2018 Miss Wyoming Scholarships. The event will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday at Luminous Brewhouse.

Attendees will have the opportunity to bid on auction baskets and purchase tickets for a 50/50 raffle. There will also be food and live music.

Luminous Brewhouse is located at 504 Broadway St.

holiday concert @ The WYO
Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm

SHERIDAN — Cris Williamson will perform in a “Home for the Holidays” concert Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at the WYO Performing Arts and Education Center. Decades before indie labels were the norm, and years before women had any real access to the industry, Williamson was busy changing the face of popular music. She’s a former Sheridan resident and LGBT activist.

Tickets for the show cost $32 for adults, $28 for seniors and military and $20 for students. The WYO is located at 42 N. Main St.

winter concert, dance series @ The Sheridan Inn
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Inn will host a series of winter concerts and dances each Friday night from now through March.

The first event will begin at 7 p.m. Friday and will feature live music from the Band of Outlaws. There is a $5 per person cover charge at the door.

Each evening will include giveaways for items including a free night’s stay at the inn, gift cards to the Open Range, T-shirts, free drink tickets and tickets to the next show.

The following is the schedule for the series:

• Jan. 12 — Band of Outlaws

• Jan. 19 — Fret Knot

• Jan. 26 — Band of Outlaws

• Feb. 2 — Band of Outlaws

• Feb. 9 — Dave Munsick

• Feb. 16 — Band of Outlaws

• Feb. 24 — Dave Munsick

• March 2 — Dave Munsick

• March 9 — Band of Outlaws

• March 16 — Dave Munsick

• March 23 — Band of Outlaws

The inn will also offer special room packages for the night of each show.

The Sheridan Inn is located at 856 Broadway St.