2014 WYOMING 2014
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Event
(See also: 2013 - 2012 - 2011- 2010)
February 14, 2014 Valentine's Day
Most of the more than 1/2 million restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list.
March 3-7, 2014 National School Breakfast Week
National School Breakfast Week (NSBW) was launched in 1989 to raise awareness of the availability of the School Breakfast Program (SBP) to all children.
March 25, 2014 'AgDay' National Agriculture Day - Nationwide
April 22, 2014 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. Growing out of the first Earth Day, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify.
May 11, 2014 MOTHERS' DAY - Nationwide
Most restaurants in the U.S. have special events scheduled for today. They are too numerous to list. (2nd Sunday in May)
May 17, 2014 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.
May 18, 2014 Boots, Brushes and Brew - Laramie, Wyoming
Ivinson Historical Museum.
June 13-14, 2014 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 20-21, 2014 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 returns to the Cheyenne Depot Plaza this year. The home brew competition is back!
June 20-22, 2014 Alpine Mountain Days - Alpine, Wyoming
The 25th annual event will include fly fishing demonstrations, music, Morning Star Indian Dancers, children's activities and more!
June 21, 2014 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 4, 2014 - There are so many events on this day that they are too numerous to list. Virtually every community in the U.S. has a 4th of July celebration.
July 12, 2014 Laramie Brewfest 2014 - 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 9-16, 2014 Wyoming State Fair - Douglas, Wyoming
A lot has changed since 1905. 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. Competition in 4-H and FFA is always tough, and justly so, as competition provides the youth of Wyoming the incentive to work harder and to learn more. Education is a part of the Wyoming State Fair, “The Show Window of Wyoming”!
August 15-17, 2014 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 16, 2014
Steinley Cup Microbrew Festival - Chili Cook-Off Competition
Bring Your Crew & Stay for the Brew" Held on the 3rd full weekend of August. The 18th annual microbrewery competition brings together the top professional microbreweries in Wyoming in search of the coveted Saratoga Steinley Cup and is Wyoming’s official state microbrewery competition. Live music, and great eats, including a chili cook-off and root beer tasting, complete the event Fun for the whole family. Held rain or shine, the cost is $20 per person. Attendees will receive a mug and ballots to vote for People's Choice. Since 1995, this competition brings together the top professional microbreweries in Wyoming in search of the coveted Saratoga Steinley Cup and is Wyoming’s official state microbrewery competition. Live music and a chili competition and tasting to complete the event.
October 12-18, 2014 National Bulk Foods Week - Nationwide
The Bulk is Green Council (BIG)
October 13-17, 2014 National School Lunch Week - Nationwide
School Nutrition Association. 'Get in the Game with School Lunch.'
November 27, 2014 THANKSGIVING DAY - Nationwide
There are so many events on Thanksgiving Day they are to numerous to list.
December 10, 2014 Terra Madre Day - Worldwide
A worldwide celebration of local food held every year on December 10. Through hundreds of diverse and unique events across the globe, together we show that a global food revolution grows from local roots.