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2019 Cheyenne Frontier Days Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

  • Friday, September 6th
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The 2019 Cheyenne Frontier Days Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will take place Friday, September 6th, 2019. This years Hall of Fame Class inductees are: Terry "Buffie" Bottorff, Valerie McLeod Cegelski, Billy Etbauer, Bud Racicky, Bob Weaver, Painted Valley and W-Heels.

2019 Annual Gala: The Great Race

  • Saturday, October 5, 2019, 6:00pm
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This Year's Theme: The Great Race celebrating 150 of the Golden Spike!

CFD Western Art Show & Sale – Opening Night

  • Thursday, July 16, 3-10 p.m.
  • CFD Old West Museum
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The Nation’s Top Western Artists. Reception at the Governor’s Residence. Live Auction & Dinner

CFD Western Art Show

  • Daily 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • CFD Old West Museum
One of the most respected and prestigious western art exhibitions in the Rocky Mountain Region.

PRCA ProRodeo

  • July 18-26 1-4 p.m.
  • Arena
Non-stop rodeo action!

Frontier Nights

  • July 17-25, 8-11 p.m.
  • Arena
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When the sun goes down on Cheyenne Frontier Days™ each night, the stars really do come out!

Opening Day Celebration

  • Friday, July 17, 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Arena
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Come early, stay late! Join us for a special, Opening Day Celebration at Frontier Park

The Rooftop

  • 12:30-4 p.m. and 7-11 p.m.
  • Arena
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The Rooftop Deck offers a patio atmosphere and unprecedented views of the legendary arena

Wild West Show

  • Opening Day from 1-2 p.m.
  • Arena
Featuring Cheyenne Frontier Days history and pageantry!

Behind the Chutes Tour

  • Times Vary 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 5 p.m.
  • Arena
Get a first-hand look at what goes on during the rodeo from behind the scenes!

Grand Parade

  • July 18, 21, 23, 25 at 9 a.m.
  • Downtown Cheyenne
Take in the sights and sounds of some of the top marching bands and horse-drawn vehicles in the country!

Carnival Midway

  • Daily 10:30 a.m. - Midnight
  • Carnival Midway
Thrilling rides, delicious fair food, and games everyone will enjoy!

Buckin’ A Saloon

  • Jul 17-25, 11 a.m. - Midnight
  • Buckin’ A Saloon
Live music, dancing, libations and a Western good time.

Old Frontier Town

  • Every day from 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Old Frontier Town
Step into the past and celebrate Cheyenne’s rich Western heritage.

Fiesta Day

  • Sunday, July 19 from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • The Garden
A fun day of Latino entertainment!

USAF Thunderbirds

  • July 22 at 10 a.m.
  • FE Warren AFB
Witness thrilling aerial acrobatics as The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds scream across our clear blue Wyoming skies.

The Garden

  • Daily at 11 a.m.
  • The Garden
A great place on Frontier Park to relax and enjoy a beverage.

Fort D.A. Russell Days

  • July 17-20 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • FE Warren AFB
25th Annual Muskets to Missiles

Andy Stewart on the Couch

  • After the Rodeo
  • The Garden
Andy Stewart on the Couch

CFD Old West Museum

  • During CFD, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Rest of the year, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • CFD Old West Museum
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Celebrate the Western legacy and thrilling history of Cheyenne Frontier Days.

Indian Village

  • Daily 10 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Indian Village
Experience authentic Native American costumes, dancing, storytelling, flute players and handicrafts.

Sidewinder Saloon

  • Daily 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Sidewinder Saloon
Hear musicians and poets put on their best rhymes, chimes, and good times!

Chuckwagon Cookoff

  • 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Western Experience
Authentic chuckwagon crews compete in a free cooking demonstration.  

Cowboy Church

  • July 19 and July 26 at 9 a.m.
  • Arena
Cowboy Church Service in B-Stand

Pancake Breakfast

  • July 20, 22, 24, 7-9 a.m.
  • Downtown Cheyenne
Enjoy a free breakfast with visitors from all over the world!

Military Events

  • July 17-20 & 22 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
  • FE Warren AFB
Enjoy various military appreciation events.

Western Experience

  • 10:30 a.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Western Experience
New area offering unique Western experiences.

Party Zone Upgrade

  • Jul 17-19 & July 22-25, 8-11 p.m.
  • Arena
Get in Early. Get up close.

The Rodeo: Steer Wrestling

  • July 18-26 1- 4 p.m.
  • Arena

The Rodeo: Bull Riding

  • July 18-26 1-4 p.m.
  • Arena

The Rodeo: Team Roping

  • July 18-26 1-4 p.m.
  • Arena

Plan Your Experience

With interactive and hands-on experiences, concerts, night events & Championship Bull Riding, there is always something to do!

You can create your own itinerary or choose from one we have pre-built for you.

Bucket Lister

For those who have dreamed of the day they get to experience Cheyenne Frontier Days, make sure you don’t miss a moment.
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Family Fun Days

Coming with your family, with your friends or just by yourself, there is something fun for everyone.
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Ever since I was a kid, my favorite Cheyenne Frontier Days tradition has been the carnival food. My dad would loosen up a little on his health rules for one day, and we would get to choose anything we wanted. Now my boys and I do the same thing together.. - Dad and Rodeo Fan