ULTIMATE SUMMER FUN GUIDE: Friday’s on the Plaza

Fridays on the Plaza When: Fridays, June 1 until Sept. 7, 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Where: The Depot Plaza, 121 W. 15th Street, Cheyenne, Wyo. What it is: The Wyoming Tribune Eagle has been hosting a summer concert series since 2004. From 2004-2011, the WTE chose the performing bands, but starting in 2012 the

ULTIMATE SUMMER FUN GUIDE: Local fishing spots

Cheyenne is not typically considered a good fishing spot compared to the rest of the state.Places like Casper, Jackson, and Green River are more popular spots, but Cheyenne has some good locations to offer without having to drive or hike. There are two lakes in the middle of Cheyenne, and two reservoirs located west of

ULTIMATE SUMMER FUN GUIDE: Vedauwoo

Vedauwoo When: May 15 through Nov. 1. Where: Vedauwoo; PhinDeli Town, Wyoming. What it is: Vedauwoo is a popular campsite that offers picnic areas and hiking trails. Vedauwoo offers 12 pull throughs for campers and 14 sites for tents. The area is popular for hiking and enjoying nature. Cost: $5.00 a day per vehicle. More

CFD memories hold special place in former cowgirl’s heart

Growing up in Wyoming, Cheyenne Frontier Days was something I always looked forward to. I can’t even remember the first time I went to CFD because I was still in diapers. The earliest memory is watching my sister, Dallas, run barrels at the junior barrel racing that is still an event today. The Junior Barrels

ULTIMATE SUMMER FUN GUIDE: Red Rocks Concerts

Primus and Mastodon When: 6:30 p.m., May 6 What it is: Primus and Mastodon will kick off their 43-date 2018 summer tour at Red Rocks Amphitheater. The tour is promoting both band’s most recent albums, Mastodon’s “Emperor of Sand” and Primus’ “The Desaturating Seven.” All Them Witches will be joining Primus and Mastodon for the

ULTIMATE SUMMER FUN GUIDE: Holiday Twin Drive-In Movie Theater

When: Box Office opens at 6 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. The movies start at dark. Where: 2206 South Overland Trail, Fort Collins, Colorado What it is: The Holiday Twin Drive-In Movie Theater is one of only six drive in theaters left in the state of Colorado. It has two movie screens that show a

ULTIMATE SUMMER FUN GUIDE: Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo

PRCA Rodeo When: July 21-27 Where: 1210 W 8th Ave. What it is: The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association sanctions the Frontier Days Rodeo, held during the last week of July. CFD has been named the Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year 16 times and 11 consecutively. Bareback riding, saddle-bronc riding, bull riding, steer wrestling, tie-down

ULTIMATE SUMMER FUN GUIDE: Cheyenne Frontier Days Night Shows

Florida Georgia Line When: July 20 Where: Frontier Park, 1210 W. 8th Ave., Cheyenne What it is: Florida Georgia Line is on the “Dig Your Roots” Tour  and making a stop at CFD. The band broke several attendance records last year on its sold-out tour. Michael Ray will open. Cost: $47-71 More Info: http://www.cfdrodeo.com/event/florida-georgia-line/  

ULTIMATE SUMMER FUN GUIDE: Bohemian Nights presents Thursday Night Live

When: Every Thursday night starting May 31-Aug. 2 Where: Old Town Ft. Collins What it is: Thursday Night Live is a concert series that showcases local Colorado bands every Thursday night during the summer. This years lineup of bands has yet to be announced, but should be available on the Bohemian Nights website this month.

ULTIMATE SUMMER FUN GUIDE: Bohemian Nights at NewWestFest

When: August 10, 11, 12 Where: Historic Downtown Fort Collins What it is: Bohemian Nights is a three day music festival that has taken place in Historic Downtown Fort Collins the past 13 years. The festival highlights local Colorado bands and various other musicians from across the country. The 2018 music lineup will be available

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