Events and Festivals

Events and Festivals 2017-04-10T05:37:30+00:00

Big Horn Mountain Festival

It's a weekend of bluegrass and folk music as the lights come up on the 11th annual Bighorn Mountain Festival July 10-12. The festival showcases folk, bluegrass, Americana old-time and acoustic music. One of this year’s feature artists is Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives. Other featured artists include the John Anderson Banc, Crary, Evans [...]

Big Horn Polo Clubs

It’s an opportunity for tourists and locals alike to put on their sun hats and polo shirts and enjoy a genteel afternoon cheering on a sport that has thrived below the Bighorn Mountains for more than 120 years. Polo began in Sheridan on July 4, 1893, at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds in a game witnessed [...]

Don King Days

Each year over Labor Day weekend hundreds of spectators flock to the Big Horn Equestrian Center in Big Horn in search of a piece of the past at Don King Days. Named for the late, world-renowned saddle-maker Don King, the annual event provides a fitting finale to the summer’s action-packed festivities. Don King Days, a [...]

Sheridan County Fair

Sheridan County 4-H participants, family and friends — and a host of people from around the region — always have fun at the annual Sheridan County Fair. Held at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds, the fair offers livestock and animal shows for cows, rabbits, dogs, cats and more. Animals are shown by 4-H participants ranging in [...]

Sheridan Farmers Market

While northern Wyoming may not automatically be associated with fresh produce, a variety of efforts to support local farmers, agricultural producers and other crafters of homemade goods are alive and well in Sheridan and surrounding communities. For instance, one of the local school districts ditched the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s school lunch program in favor [...]

Sheridan WYO Rodeo

From bucking broncs to the antics of rodeo clowns to cowgirls racing the clock in barrel racing, the Sheridan WYO Rodeo is sure to provide entertainment and excitement for the entire family. Sheridan’s premiere event, held each July at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds, is a staple of summer in this Wyoming town. The rodeo is [...]

Suds ‘n Spurs Brewfest

Sheridan’s first ever Chamber of Commerce Brewfest was held in 2012 and was met with resounding support. It provided a showcase for 16 brewers from Wyoming and surrounding states — as well as three regional beer distributors — to showcase their finest creations. This year’s event is set for Aug. 29. While the country’s largest [...]

Taste of Sheridan

The Taste of Sheridan is a relative newcomer on the Sheridan stage of summer events, but it has taken August by storm. In 2011, more than 1,000 people attended the tasting held at Thorne-Rider Park, smacking their lips on a variety of local and cold beverages from area restaurants and catering businesses. In 2014, nearly [...]

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