The Downtown Mash Up hits the Gem City August 23rd through the 25th.

Friday, August 23rd

1-2 pm: Inkle Loom Weavin Demo, Jenny Originals

1-2 pm: Cashmere Goats & Spinning Fibers Demo, Cowgirl Yarn

2-3 pm: Found Objects into Woven Wall Hangings, Jenny Originals

3-7 pm: Farmer's Market with Local Vendors & Fiber Animals

5-7 pm: Live music in the First Street Plaza

5:30 pm: Historic walking tour.  $10.  Meet at 207 Grand Ave.

6:00 pm: Market inspired cooking class at the Copper Kettle.  $35 w/ RSVP

6:30-8:30 pm: Opening reception for WY Fiber Arts, WOW Gallery

Saturday, August 24th:

9-11 am: Car show registration at 3rd and Grand Ave.

10-5 pm: Spinning sheep wool demo, Cowgirl Yarn

10-5 pm: Llama Walk hosted by Laurel Snider

10-2 pm: From Rags to Bags & Rugs Demo, Jenny Originals

11-4 pm: Gem City Car Classic

11 am: Beer tent opens & Brown & Gold raffle sales begin

11 am: Food vendors open

12-1 pm: All Things Bison: Ranching, cooking & yarn.  Jenny Originals

1-2 pm: Knitting demo with Esther Warren, Cowgirl Yarn.

1-2 pm: Tatting 101 demo with Marry Maynard, WOW Gallery

1-6 pm: Kid's games & Photo ops with UW athletes, Pistol Pete, and Cowboy Joe

1-3 pm: Fair isle knitting workshop, $25 with registration, Jenny Originals

3-5 pm: Making glove people sculptures demo, Jenny Originals

4 pm: Car show winners announced.  1st drawing, 50/50 raffle

4-9 pm: Laramie art quilters show & sale, Ivinson Mansion

5-6 pm: All Things Bison: Ranching, cooking & yarn, Jenny Oringinals

6-6:30 pm:  UW Pep Band performance

6:30-7:00 pm: Talks by UW athletic coaches

6:30-8:30 pm: Artist reception at the Ivinson Mansion

7-11 pm: Street dance with live music from Basmati

8 pm: Brown & Gold raffle closes, 2nd drawing for 50/50

11 pm: Beer tent closes

Sunday, August 25th

9 am: Artists' Brunch & Roundtable, WOW Gallery

10-11 am: "Selling Your Work" workshop for artists, WOW Gallery

10-2 pm: Laramie Art Quilter's Show & Sale, Ivinson Mansion

12-1 pm: Mixing textiles & other media demo, WOW Gallery

1-2 pm: Horsehair hitching & braiding demo, Jenny Originals

1-2 pm: Silk Painting, hands on activity, WOW Gallery

For more info on the events visit or

*All events take place in Downtown Laramie near the corner of 2nd and Grand unless otherwise indicated. 

Jenny Originals 213 Grand Ave

Cowgirl Yarn 119 Ivinson Ave.

WOW Gallery 211 S. 1st St.

Ivinson Mansion 603 E. Ivinson

Laramie Main Street, 207 Grand Ave