Jubilee goes out with a bang this weekend. From breakfast to Brewfest and a parade in the middle, there's some Jubilee-ing for everyone, with a few extra options on the side. For the complete list of Jubilee Days events (chili cookoff, carnival schedule, rodeo schedule, and others), visit the Jubilee Days website here.

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Friday, July 7

Jeff Thompson Memorial Pancake Breakfast

Enjoy an al fresco breakfast at St. Matthew's Cathedral Green Space. The church and the Soup Kitchen invite you to join them for pancakes on the house.  

  • When: 6 -9 a.m. 
  • Where: Ivinson Ave between 3rd & 4th Streets
  • Cost: FREE
  • Additional Information: To view the flyer, click here

Frontier Tales

Listen to stories about wild west animals from the American frontier at the Territorial Prison.

  • When: 10-11 a.m.
  • Where: Wyoming Territorial Prison 
  • Cost: Park entry fee: $9 for adults; under 12 free
  • Additional Information: Visit the territorial prison website here

Greenhill Cemetery Tour

Learn about former residents of Laramie and their community accomplishments. 

  • When: 5 p.m.
  • Where: 455 N. 15th St.
  • Cost: Free
  • Additional Information: Click here for more information.

PRCA Rodeo 

A roping, wrestling, rodeo good time. 

  • When: 7 p.m.
  • Where: Albany County Fairgrounds
  • Cost: $20 adults; $7 kids 5-12; under 5 free
  • Additional Information: For the full rodeo schedule, see the Jubilee Days website.

Buckhorn Block Party

The biggest street party and dance downtown at the Buck—live music from Wyoming artists, a raffle, and other prizes. 

  • When: 7:30-10:30 p.m.
  • Where: Buckhorn Bar 114 E. Ivinson 
  • Cost: Free; drinks available for purchase 
  • Additional Information: Visit their event website for information on artists. 

Saturday, July 8

Jubilee Days Parade

The whole family can celebrate Wyoming statehood at the parade: fun floats, candy, and a great start to Saturday. 

  • When: 9:30 a.m.
  • Where: 3rd & Canby to 9th & Grand
  • Cost: Free
  • Additional Information: Find a spot along 3rd St or Grand Ave to enjoy the show. 

2nd Annual Wanna Ride & Scavenger Hunt

If it has wheels, it's invited. ATVs, bikes, cars, and trucks are invited to the scavenger hunt ride in memory of LaWanna Windley-Ford. Lunch is served to those who register; proceeds benefit a UW scholarship fund for students who've lost a parent or guardian. 

  • When: Registration at 9 a.m 
  • Where: 2 Powerline Road (36 miles west off 230) 
  • Cost: $25 per rider
  • Additional Information: To register and for other details, visit the website here. 


The 17th annual Laramie Brewfest is the adult party in the park of the Jube. Sample a bevy of beers and mingle with other connoisseurs. Free rides home during, too! 

  • When: VIP 11:30; General admission 1:30
  • Where: Depot Park 
  • Cost: $40 presale
  • Additional Information: To purchase tickets and find other information, visit the website

Naughty Pines Roller Derby

Roller Derby is back in action. The feisty Laramie Derby skaters square off against the Denver Standbys. Enjoy food and beverages while watching, and stay for the after-party. 

  • When: Doors open at 6 p.m.; Derby at 7 p.m.
  • Where: Laramie Ice & Events Center
  • Cost: $10 adults; kids 12 and under free
  • Additional Information: See the VisitLaramie post for more details. 

PRCA Rodeo 

More rodeo, in case you missed the last one!

  • When: 7 p.m.
  • Where: Albany County Fairgrounds
  • Cost: $20 for adults; $7 for kids 5-12; under 5 free
  • Additional Information: For the full rodeo schedule, see the Jubilee Days website.

Sunday, July 9

Art Fest on the Lawn

An arts and crafts fair at the Laramie Plains Museum. Local artists, crafters, jewelry makers, and more to commemorate another fantastic Wyoming Statehood party. 

  • When: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Where: Ivinson Mansion lawn; 603 Ivinson Ave.
  • Cost: Free; items for purchase
  • Additional Information: To read about the Ivinson Mansion, visit their website

PRCA Rodeo 

The final performance of the weekend! 

  • When: 1:30 p.m.
  • Where: Albany County Fairgrounds
  • Cost: $20 for adults; $7 for kids 5-12; under 5 free
  • Additional Information: For the rodeo schedule for all weekends, see the Jubilee Days website.

Yesteryears of Historic Downtown Laramie Captured in Photos

Take a step into the past and discover the yesteryears of Laramie. Wyoming was one of the last states to join the Fifty Nifty, being number 44 in the Union. Laramie began its township journey in the 1860s, largely influenced by the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad and Fort Sanders.