Events

Carbon County boasts hundreds of fun events including concerts, cultural events, sports, events for kiddos and more! See all the great things happening during your visit.

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
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
June
12-13 Tale of Two Cities (Frisbee Golf Tournament) Encampment
20 Lions Club Rodeo 2020 Encampment
24 Performance – Ernest Hemming Reading Rawlins
July
7/3-8/31 Jamie Waugh Art Exhibit Rawlins
3-5 Good Times Valley Independence Day Celebration & Saratoga Days Saratoga
5 Independence Day Celebration & Saratoga Days Saratoga
5 Leaping Trout Music Festival Saratoga
10-11 Platte River Rodeo Saratoga
14 Farmer's Market & Craft Fair at the Saratoga Museum Saratoga
16 Music in the Park Rawlins
20 Quarters for a Quarter Mile Rawlins
23 Music in the Park Rawlins
20 Quarters for a Quarter Mile Rawlins
25 Living History Day at GEM Encampment
25 Open Class Horse Show Rawlins
30 Horse Show Rawlins Fairgrounds
31 Carbon County Fair Opening Day & Kiddie Parade Rawlins
August
1-8 Carbon County Fair and Rodeo Rawlins
1 Moo Fest (Cow Plop) Rawlins
1 Annual Community BBQ & Music in the Park Encampment
13 Music in the Park Rawlins
14 Gema Sings the Blues Saratoga
15 Latino Heritage Celebration Rawlins
15 Steinley Cup Microbrew Festival Saratoga
15 Sheep Wagon Exhibit Opening Savery
15 Riverside Party Day Riverside
21-22 Saratoga Bullfest Saratoga
September
2 WYO Wednesday Rawlins
5 Adventures with Joe Pickett Saratoga
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 Rawlins Chamber of Commerce Brewfest Rawlins
12-13 Copper Days Encampment
13 Gravel Road Race Savery
19 Wyofest Brewfest Rawlins
October
2-3 ArtBeat Rawlins
16 Masquerade Ball @ WY Frontier Prison Rawlins
23,24,31 Haunted Tours @ WY Frontier Prison Rawlins
30 Safe Trick or Treat in Downtown Rawlins 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
28 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