Hold onto your lederhosen - it's Oktoberfest in Cheyenne! German culture takes over Downtown Cheyenne this weekend; prepare for a pretzels, steins, and beer celebration.

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But the fun doesn't stop brewing with the Märzen and schnitzel. Cheyenne will host a Community Appreciation bash, live music, petting zoos, and more this weekend. Get your R&R plans here:

Friday, September 22

Nuestra Herencia: Hispanic Heritage in the Rocky Mountains @ the Wyoming State Museum

Celebrate Wyoming Archaeology Awareness Month and Hispanic Heritage Month at the Wyoming State Museum. Enjoy fare from El Gran Pastor Taqueria food truck, watch dance performances by Las Angelitas Unidas y Los Rayos de Sol, and learn about Hispanic heritage in Wyoming.

  • Where: Wyoming State Museum (2301 Central Ave.)
  • When: 4 to 6:30 p.m.
  • Cost: FREE entry - food truck fare varies.
  • Additional Info: Click here.

The WY Market @ the Depot

Shop over 50 vendors while enjoying beer, food trucks, and music at this pop-up market event.

  • Where: Cheyenne Depot Plaza(121 W. 15th St.)
  • When: 5 to 9 p.m.
  • Cost: Varies.
  • Additional Info: Click here.

Friday Night Jazz @ Little America

Enjoy smooth jazz from the Jazztet at Little America's Hathaway Lounge.

  • When: 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Where: Hathaway's Lounge (2800 W. Lincolnway)
  • Cost: Varies based on drink orders—two drinks minimum.
  • Additional Info: Click here.

Rob Schneider: The Narcissist Confessions @ the Civic Center

Head to the Civic Center for a night of side-splitting fun with famed comedian and movie star Rob Schneider (Known for The Ridiculous Six, Grown Ups, I Now Pronounce You Chuck and Larry.)

  • Where: Cheyenne Civic Center (510 W. 20th St.)
  • When: 7 to 9 p.m.
  • Cost: $34 to $64
  • Additional InfoClick here.

Live Music & Dancing at the Bunkhouse

Dance and jam at the Bunkhouse.

  • When: 7 to 11 p.m.
  • Where: Bunkhouse Bar and Grill (1064 Happy Jack Rd)
  • Cost: FREE to dance. Food and beverages vary.
  • Additional InfoClick here.

Saturday, September 23

Cheyenne Farmer's Market @ Frontier Park

Shop locally grown and made products at the Cheyenne Farmer's Market! There's something for everyone, from pastries and fresh bread to salsa and produce.

  • When: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Where: Frontier Park (Carey Ave. & W. 8th Ave.)
  • Cost: Varies.
  • Additional InfoClick here.

High Spirit Holistic Show @ the Red Lion Hotel

Enjoy a relaxing weekend chatting with holistic vendors, shopping, and more.

  • Where: Red Lion Hotel (204 W. Fox Farm Rd)
  • When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Cost: $5 entry (to be donated to Salvation Army.)
  • Additional InfoClick here.

Community Appreciation Day @ Cheyenne Depot 

Bouncey houses, pony rides, games, and more! The Community Appreciation Day returns to Downtown Cheyenne with fun for the whole family. Swing by Oktoberfest at the Depot for a drink before taking the kids to the CAD for an afternoon of fun.

  • Where: 1 Depot Sq.
  • When: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Cost: FREE entry - food and some attractions cost extra.
  • Additional Info:  Click here.

Musical Story Time & Petting Zoo @ the Paul Smith's Children's Village

Bring the kids for a musical afternoon at Paul Smith's Children's Village. Enjoy a performance by CSO violist Sabrina Lloyd and narrator Jennifer Wacker as they tell the story of Mr. Pusskins: A Love Story for Viola and Narrator! A petting zoo around the village follows the storytime.

  • Where: Paul Smith's Children's Village @ the Cheyenne Botanic Gardens (710 S. Lions Park)
  • When: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Cost: FREE
  • Additional Info: Click here.

Oktoberfest @ Black Tooth Brewing

Stein hoisting, craft beer, food trucks, games, and more!

  • Where: Black Tooth Brewing (520 W. 19th St.)
  • When: 12 to 11 p.m.
  • Cost: Varies.
  • Additional Info: Click here.

Downtown Cheyenne Oktoberfest @ the Cheyenne Depot Plaza

Enjoy specialty beer from Sierra Nevada Brewing, live music from the tribute band Rush Archives, German-themed food, and more at the Depot Plaza.

  • Where: Cheyenne Depot Plaza (121 W. 15th St.)
  • When: 12 to 8 p.m.
  • Cost: FREE entry, drinks and food vary.
  • Additional Info: Click here.

Craig Johnson (Longmire) Book Signing @ the Laramie County Library

Settle in for a reading from Craig Johnson's newest novel, The Longmire Defense, and stick around for an autograph session. A limited number of books will be available for purchase if you don't have a copy yet!

  • Where: Laramie County Library (2200 Pioneer Ave.)
  • When: 2 to 3 p.m.
  • Cost: FREE
  • Additional InfoClick here.

Live Music @ Westby Edge Brewing Company

Indulge in delicious pizza and beer while enjoying music from The Mashup at Westby Edge.

  • Where: Westby Edge (714 W. 20th St)
  • When: 6 to 9 p.m.
  • Cost: FREE music, drinks and food vary.
  • Additional Info: Click here.

Sunday, September 24

High Spirit Holistic Show @ the Red Lion Hotel

Enjoy a relaxing weekend chatting with holistic vendors, shopping, and more.

  • Where: Red Lion Hotel (204 W. Fox Farm Rd)
  • When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Cost: $5 entry (to be donated to Salvation Army.)
  • Additional InfoClick here.

Laramie County Community College Faculty Showcase @ LCCC

Spend your afternoon immersed in the solo and group musical performances by LCCC's esteemed music faculty.

  • Where: LCCC Surbrugg/Prentice Auditorium
  • When: 3 to 4 p.m.
  • Cost: FREE
  • Additional Info: Click here.

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