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.

If you are hosting an event please make sure to let us know. We can help promote local events through our events calendar & social media.

January
1 First Day Hike Ft. Fred Steele
3-4 Nubbins Monthly Pool Tournament Saratoga
18-19 Saratoga Lake Ice Fishing Derby Saratoga
24-25 34th Annual Sierra Madre Winter Carnival Encampment
February
7-9 Saratoga Skijoring Races Saratoga
16 Upper Valley Search & Rescue Ben Romios Memorial Poker Run Encampment
21-22 Nubbins Monthly Pool Tournament Saratoga
22 A Toast to History Saratoga
22-23 Silver Bullet NRA Tournament Rawlins
22-23 Pepsi Premier Racquetball Tournament Rawlins
March
20-21 Nubbins Monthly Pool Tournament Saratoga
April
2-5 Wyoming Open Pool Tournament Saratoga
4 Carbon County Health Fair/5K Run Rawlins
mid-month Rochelle Ranch Golf Course Opening Day Rawlins
10-11 Nubbins Monthly Pool Tournament Saratoga
May
1 Outdoor Shooting Range Opening Rawlins
15-16 Nubbins Monthly Pool Tournament Saratoga
18 Riverside Visitor Center Opening Day Riverside
22 Museums Summer Season Opening Days Various
22 CJ Box Book Signing at the Grand Encampment Museum Encampment
23 Wyoming Frontier Prison Opening Rawlins
25 Ft. Fred Steele Historic Site Opening Day Ft. Fred Steele
TBA Carbon County Museum UP Exhibit Rawlins
June
6 Marion Baker Invitational Black Powder Shoot Encampment
12-13 Tale of Two Cities (Frisbee Golf Tournament) Encampment
13 Rawlins Chamber of Commerce Brewfest Rawlins
TBA WYCO Freedom Ride Saratoga
TBA Brush Creek “Valley Strong” Concert Saratoga
18 Music in the Park Rawlins
20-21 Woodchopper’s Jamboree & Rodeo Encampment
25 Music in the Park Rawlins
28-29 Platte River Rodeo Saratoga
TBA Little Snake River Rodeo Baggs
TBA Carbon County Museum Summer Camp Rawlins
July
2 Music in the Park Rawlins
5 Independence Day Celebration & Saratoga Days Saratoga
3-5 The Festival of the Arts Saratoga
5 Leaping Trout Music Festival Saratoga
9 Music in the Park Rawlins
10-11 SummerFest Rawlins
16 Music in the Park Rawlins
16 Gema Pearl Concert: Gema Sings the Blues Saratoga
17-19 Grand Encampment Cowboy Gathering Encampment
23 Music in the Park Rawlins
24-26 Mountain Man Rendezvous Encampment
25 Living History Day at GEM Encampment
25 Open Class Horse Show Rawlins
TBA Upper North Platte Valley Ranch Rodeo Encampment
30 King Coal Day Hanna
31 Carbon County Fair Opening Day Rawlins
August
7/31 - 8/8 Carbon County Fair and Rodeo Rawlins
1 CJ Box Trivia Night Saratoga
1 Moo Fest (Cow Plop) Rawlins
1 Annual Community BBQ & Music in the Park Encampment
13 Music in the Park Rawlins
TBA Snowy Range Duathlon Medcine Bow Forest
14 Music in the Park/Latino-fest Rawlins
TBA Gravel Road Race Savery
15 Steinley Cup Microbrew Festival Saratoga
15 Sheep Wagon Exhibit Opening Savery
TBA Riverside Party Day Riverside
TBA Saratoga Bullfest Saratoga
September
7 End of Summer Season Hours at Museums Various
7 Wyoming Frontier Prison – End of Summer Season Rawlins
7 Ft. Fred Steele Historic Site Closing Day Ft Steele
TBA Party on the Platte Saratoga
TBA Passion & Pride Ball Rawlins
5-6 Copper Days Encampment
October
TBA ArtBeat Rawlins
16 Masquerade Ball @ WY Frontier Prison Rawlins
23,24,25 Haunted Tours @ WY Frontier Prison Rawlins
31 Safe Trick or Treat in Downtowns Various
31 Safe Trick or Treat @ Rawlins Rec Center Rawlins
November
1 Indoor Shooting Range Opening Day Rawlins
27 Small Business Saturday Rawlins & Saratoga
December
5 Winter Wonderland & Lighted Christmas Parade Saratoga
5 Annual Christmas out of the Big House Rawlins
11 Festival of Trees Saratoga
11-12 WinterFest Rawlins