Hey County 17 friends! Do you know how many times we hear the Gillette past-time, “there’s nothing to do around here”? Well, here’s a neat little list that is bursting at the seams with fun and exciting activities for you. The best part? They’re all perfect for the entire family! Keep on scrolling to find out #WhatsHappening near you this weekend!
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Friday, July 26
The 411: The Rolling Green Room is a nationwide stand-up comedy showcase run out of a 33-foot diesel RV. Road warriors Cody Woods (Comedy Central) and James Myers (Sirius XM) live and tour in a green 1994 Gulfstream, putting on live stand-up shows in unorthodox venues. They bring local and coastal comics along for the ride, while recording their experiences on their Youtube channel.
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Big Lost Meadery
Campbell County Fair Demolition Derby
The 411: This is an exciting, family-friendly event for all ages, full of great action and entertainment with local and out-of-state drivers competing in classes from full-size to compact for a $7,500 purse.
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Cam-plex Morningside Park
Cost: Advance tickets are $11 for ages 13 and up, $5 for ages 6-12, and free for children 5 and under. Click here to buy tickets or get them at the gate for an additional $1 each.
The 411: Schedule an appointment by contacting Vitalant at (605) 646-2625, or click here.
When: 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Where: Campbell County Library, Wyoming Room
The 411: Featuring local bands Natives of Nowhere and The Unknown Knowns, as well as headliner Jalan Crossland! Refreshment by Pizza Carrello and other downtown vendors! Rain or shine, the show will go on! Call GARF at (307) 686-8071 for tickets!
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Downtown Gillette’s Third Street Plaza
Saturday, July 27
The 411: Presented by the Gillette Drama Guild
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Campbell County High School
Cost: $3 for students and children, $5 for adults
The 411: Rocky Mountain Discount Sports has teamed up with manufacturers to offer a FREE demo shoot for their customers and the public. This is a great time to try out that new gun before buying it. Bobby Holik will be doing a shotgun demonstration at noon. Eye and ear protection is required and will be provided.
When: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: Gillette Gun Club
The 411: Presented by The Wyoming Biker Association. $15,000 cash prize or voucher to Wyoming Marine, Deluxe Harley-Davidson, or Quality Auto. Additional cash prizes for $2,000, $1,500, $1,000, and $500. Entertainment by Facelift.
When: Dinner at 5 p.m. Drawing at 7 p.m.
Where: Jake’s Tavern
Cost: $100 per ticket
Sunday Fun Day with Brock Finn
The 411: Join Legend’s Lounge for handmade Bloody Marys.
When: 2 p.m.
Where: Legend’s Lounge
Shark Week Pool Tournament
The 411: Come and join in on the celebration of one of the most loved bartenders. Jay was the original Great White. There will be snacks, pudding shots, and more.
Where: Center Bar
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