2013 WYOMING 2013
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Event
(See also: 2014 - 2012 - 2011- 2010)
March 4-8, 2013 National School Breakfast Week 2013 - Nationwide
March 19, 2013 'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
April 22, 2013 Earth Day - Worldwide
The first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, activated 20 million Americans from all walks of life and is widely credited with launching the modern environmental movement. The passage of the landmark Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act and many other groundbreaking environmental laws soon followed. Growing out of the first Earth Day, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify.
May 18, 2013 Garden Festival - Cheyenne, Wyoming
Please come to the Laramie County Master Gardeners’ Garden Festival at the Cheyenne Depot Plaza! Shop gardening related vendors and choose from vegetables, annual flowers, herbs, houseplants, and hardy perennials, trees and shrubs at our annual Plant Sale.
June 7-8, 2013 Lander Brew Fest - Lander, Wyoming
A celebration of a lot of great things in life: Lander, Wyoming, the finest brews from the best breweries in the Rocky Mountain West, foot stompin' music and the best time of year, summer! Be sure to bring your appetite because there'll be burgers, brats, pizza and lots more to keep your energy up for the day!
June 8, 2013 Union Wireless Peppers on the Plaza Chili Cook-Off
Come on down and show us your skills in the red, green, and salsa categories as folks from far and near come to show off their recipes. Live music, Chili and Salsa tasting, Chili Roasters, Pepper Eating Contest, etc.
June 14-15, 2013 18th Annual Wyoming Brewers Festival - Cheyenne, Wyoming
The Wyoming Brewers Festival will be serving up two days of great fun, good beer and tasty food. The festival will be at a new location, the Frontier Days Exhibit Hall.
June 21-23, 2013 Alpine Mountain Days - Alpine, Wyoming
The 24th annual event will include fly fishing demonstrations, music, Morning Star Indian Dancers, children's activities and more!
June 22, 2013 Beer, Brats and Bluegrass Festival - Evanston, Wyoming
The Beer, Brats and Bluegrass festival is a free one day outdoor concert featuring four bands of varying musical styles from traditional and progressive bluegrass to Newgrass and will include artists, food and beverage booths. The festival will also host a kid’s fest, "Pop, Dogs and Songs" from noon until 3pm prior to the main event. The kid's fest will introduce youngsters to bluegrass music and will incorporate fun games such as hula hooping, and activities such as shoebox banjo making.
July 6, 2013 Boots, Brushes and Brew - Laramie, Wyoming
Ivinson Historical Museum.
July 13, 2013 Laramie Brewfest 2013 - Laramie, Wyoming
July in Wyoming means it’s Brewfest time! Snuggled smack dab in the middle of Jubilee Days, our statehood celebration, Laramie Brewfest is a not-to-be-missed Wyoming event. Come for the day, stay for the weekend and sample a smorgasbord of local and regional brews.
August 10-17, 2013 Wyoming State Fair - Douglas, Wyoming
100th Wyoming State Fair - This year's theme is "Buckles, Boots & Blue Ribbons" A lot has changed in 100 years. It’s 4-H or FFA now, with the activities being participated in by boys and girls of all ages—learning to do things better and having had the opportunities to provide a solid foundation on which to base future learning.
August 16-18, 2013 Cheyenne Kiwanis Ribfest - Cheyenne, Wyoming
There will be three days of ribs, "best rib competition", rib cooks from around the country, live music everyday, fun for kids, motorcycle & car shows! Held at the Cheyenne Depot Museum Plaza.
August 17, 2013 10th Annual Taste of Wyoming Celebrity Chef Cook-off
The National Historic Trails Center Foundation's annual Taste of Wyoming Celebrity Chef Cook-off has become one of Casper's premier fundraising events. Taking place on Saturday, August 17 at 6pm. it will be held in a tent outside the Trails Center, which features fabulous panoramic views of the city. Guests will enjoy a fun evening of spirits, culinary delights courtesy of Casper's finest chefs, live entertainment and fabulous silent and live auction items.
August 17, 2013 Steinley Cup Microbrew Festival - Saratoga, Wyoming
Held on the third full weekend of August on Veteran’s Island in Saratoga, Wyoming. The microbrewery competition brings together the top professional microbreweries in Wyoming in search of the coveted Saratoga Steinley Cup traveling trophy and is Wyoming’s original and only official microbrewery competition. Live music and great eats complete the event.
November 28, 2013 Thanksgiving Day - Nationwide
All StatesThere are so many events on Thanksgiving Day they are to numerous to list. (4th Thursday in November).
December 6, 2013 19th Annual Wreath & Chocolate Auction - Pinedale, Wyoming
A major fundraiser for the Museum of the Mountain Man. Community members donate custom-made wreaths and wonderful chocolate delights. Refreshments served.