Events

  • 2018 Annual Event Lineup

    Carbon County, Wyoming Annual Events

    Find upcoming events including rodeos, concerts, festivals, performing arts, family events, & more.

    Many of these 2018 events are not yet in our calendar as final decisions on event times & locations are still being decided even though dates have been set. If you are looking for complete event information on upcoming events, also make sure to check out our calendar of events. We encourage you to contact event organizers to confirm details as event dates and times may change.

  • 2019 Annual Event Lineup

    Carbon County, Wyoming Annual Events

    Find upcoming events including rodeos, concerts, festivals, performing arts, family events, & more.

    Many of these 2019 events are not yet in our calendar as final decisions on event times & locations are still being decided even though dates have been set. If you are looking for complete event information on upcoming events, also make sure to check out our calendar of events. We encourage you to contact event organizers to confirm details as event dates and times may change.

  • 2019-2020 Visitors Guide Released

    2019 Carbon County Visitors Guide

    The new guide to everything travel related in Carbon County, Wyoming is now available for download or in a printed version. 

    The Carbon County Visitors' Council released the new guide in May.  This years' guide features a new cover photo taken on the Medicine Bow Peak trail and features information on each community within the county including Rawlins, Saratoga, Encampment, Riverside, Medicine Bow, Hanna, Elk Mountain, Baggs, Dixon, Savery, and Sinclair.

  • 2020 Annual Event Lineup

    Carbon County, Wyoming Annual Events

    Find upcoming events including rodeos, concerts, festivals, performing arts, family events, & more.

    Many of these 2020 events are not yet in our calendar as final decisions on event times & locations are still being decided even though dates have been set. If you are looking for complete event information on upcoming events, also make sure to check out our calendar of events. We encourage you to contact event organizers to confirm details as event dates and times may change.

  • 5 Favorite Annual Summer Events

    Music in the Park

    Carbon County Summers are packed with fun local events.

    To see a schedule of what's currently scheduled make sure to check out our calendar of events but here are some of our favorite annual events you will not want to miss.

  • 7 Great Carbon County Music Scenes

    Carbon County, Wyoming's music scene features a diverse range of musical sylings.

    Check out these local venues & events for some great music. Also make sure to check our calendar of events page for what's currently happening across the county.

  • Carbon County - Rooted In History With An Eye Toward The Future

    Carbon County, Wyoming

    Let me tell you about this hidden gem that offers you history, views and the reward of slowing down.

    As we race through our hectic lives with things to do, places to be, and people to see it’s easy to overlook the importance of taking a moment to slow down. Unfortunately, in our society speed is a reward because going going going means you’re getting more done, which is more rewarding,right? Well, in my opinion sometimes slowing down is the true reward. For this exact reason, southern Carbon County, Wyoming is the perfect spot. Let me tell you about this hidden gem between the trees that offers you history, views and the reward of slowing down.

  • Carbon County Photo Contest Accepting Entries

    Celebrating the beauty and uniqueness of Carbon County, Wyoming.

    Once again the Carbon County Visitors Council is giving you the chance to shine by submitting your best photo taken in Carbon County into our bi-annual photo contest for the chance to win up to $150 in cash! We have awarded cash prizes to over 40 talented winners over the years and you could be our next winner.

  • Saratoga Skijoring Races: An Action Packed Weekend of Winter Fun

    Saratoga Skijoring Races

    One of Saratoga's most exciting annual events combines ski & horse racing.

    The Saratoga Lions Club and Platte Valley Jaycees are host annual Skijoring Races on every February at Buck Springs Race Track in Saratoga, WY. There is typically around 90 races per day with prize money totaling around $10,000 thanks to a matching grant from the Carbon County Visitors Council.

  • Slow down and smell the forest

    Unwinding in Carbon County, Wyoming

    Southern Wyoming is one of America’s best kept secrets.

    While much of the state’s tourism is contained in the national parks in the north, the southern half of the state enjoys a slower lifestyle. Driving along any of the highways connecting the small towns in Carbon County is reminiscent of the true Old West; dude ranches galore and fly fishing without competition.