2017 Kids Summer Camps
It’s that time of year again to sign up for summer camps. This summer the CFD Old West Museum will offer two fun-filled, educational camps. Cost per student is $130 for Museum members and $160 for non-members per camp and both camps will run 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday. Fees include art supplies and snacks. Please bring a sack lunch every day. Space is limited, register today!
JUNE 19 – 23 – Western Art Camp
JUNE 26 – 30 – Kid’s Cowboy and Cowgirl Camp
For more information or to register, please contact Arts and Education Coordinator, Megan Hesser at 307-778-7289 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CFD Western Art Show & Sale
The Cheyenne Frontier Days Western Art Show & Sale features the nation’s top artists presenting original art that celebrates the heritage of the American West.
The opening reception is Thursday July 20, 2017, from 3:00pm – 10:00pm. Tickets are $145 apiece; $125 for CFD volunteers and Museum members. Table Options available. For tickets and more information, visit www.cfdartshow.org or call 307-778-7202.
Historic Movie Night Series
Presented by the Marie Jordan Bell Fund
March 18, 2017 – 6:30pm-8:30pm
100 Years of Cheyenne Frontier Days: Relive the Legends of the “Daddy of ’em All”
April 28, 2017 – 6:30pm-9:30pm
The Hateful 8
November 10, 2017 – 6:30pm-8:30pm
Tickets are $20 for adults, $5 for children; tickets available at the door
Contact Mariah West at 307-778-1417 or email@example.com for tickets and more information.
Celebrate the Spirit of the American West!
The history of the world’s largest outdoor rodeo & western celebration comes alive at the CFD Old West Museum. A premier cultural & historical center offering year-round programming, exhibits & activities that celebrate the heritage & pioneer spirit of the American West. The Museum features some of the most intriguing western artifacts in the region including one of the most extensive collections of carriages west of the Mississippi. Transport yourselves through the great adventure of the “World’s Largest Outdoor Rodeo and Celebration” with a visit to our exhibit – Cheyenne Frontier Days: A Frontier Phoenix. The exhibit captures the drama and the romance of the very first rodeo in 1897 unveiling how CFD has grown and changed over the years. The Museum’s galleries have interactive exhibits, artifacts and displays that showcase how CFD has persevered through adversity due to the dedication of many passionate individuals. Trace the history of the rodeo from 1897 into the Daddy of em’ all, discovering the characters that bring this history to life including wild bucking stock, steadfast volunteers, early pioneer families, and don’t forget the cowboys and cowgirls. A variety of cultural programs throughout the year also allow visitors of all ages to step back in time and experience Cheyenne’s history. Let the kids explore the interactive children’s gallery and visit the museum store for western gifts and rodeo souvenirs. For an hour or two, travel back in time and relive the western legend.