Wyoming Music Festivals: Summer 2019

Brace yourselves, Wyoming. Summer is coming. Plan your music schedule now!

This festival season, take a photo of you (and your friends) at a Wyoming music festival, use the hashtag #wyofest and post it to Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter.


June 7-August 30: Fridays on the Plaza featuring The Patti Fiasco, Tallgrass, Reverend Payton’s Big Damn Band, and more. Cheyenne: fridaysontheplaza.com

June 1: Hiwater Hoedown at The Yard featuring J Shogren Shanghai’d, Jalan Crossland, and The Lonesome Heroes. Saratoga: facebook.com/theyardsaratoga

June 4-August 27: Sweetwater Brown Bag Concert Series featuring Giulia Millanta, Whitherward, The W Lovers, The Annie Oakley, and more. Rock Springs: downtownrs.com/brown-bag-concert

June 4-July 25: Summer Concert Series featuring The Littlest Birds, Hunter Hicks & The Country Skillet, Bob Lefevre & The Already Gones, Tie Hack, and The Woodpile. Laramie: uwyo.edu/csil/activities-involvement/cac/summer-programs

June 13, July 11, August 15: Cheyenne Botanic Gardens concerts featuring Shawn Hess, Jason Burge and John Poland, and Jalan Crossland. Each concert will be broadcast live on Wyoming Sounds. Cheyenne: cheyenneevents.org/botanic/

June 14-16: Wyoming Brewers Festival featuring The Reminders, Josh Gonzales Band, Blink 90210. Cheyenne: wyobrewfest.com

June 16-August 16: JacksonHoleLive! featuring North Mississippi Allstars, Shinyribs, Aaron Davis & The Mystery Machine, Hayes Carll, The Wood Brothers. Jackson: jacksonholelive.org

June 20-August 15: Music in the Park featuring Aaron Davis & The Mystery Machine, Jason Elmore, FireLine, Chris Shutter, Too Slim & The Taildraggers, Laura Rain, The Talbott Brothers. Rawlins: rawlins-wyoming.com

June 22: Evanston Bluegrass Festival featuring One Ton Pig, Jalan Crossland, Aaron Davis & The Mystery Machine, The Two Tracks, The Littlest Birds, Red Desert Ramblers. Evanston: bluegrassevanston.com

June 21-22: Donkey Creek Festival featuring Natives of Nowhere, Canyon Kids, The Last Revel, and more. Gillette: donkeycreekfestival.com

June 20-August 9: Soundcheck Summer Series featuring Sally & George, Leo Rondeau, The Two Tracks, Kuinka, Big Cedar Fever, The Lonesome Heroes, Dead Winter Carpenters, The Rad Trads, Samantha Rise, The High Divers, and more. Pindale: pinedalefinearts.com

June 29: Bighorn Mountain Brewfest featuring Dugan Irby and The Nate Champion Band. Antelope Butte Mountain Recreation Area: antelopebuttefoundation.org/bighorn-mountain-brewfest

July 3-August 17: Grand Teton Music Festival featuring Kristin Chenoweth, Hilary Hahn Norah Jones, Yefim Bronfman, Takács Quartet, Augustin Hadelich, and more. Teton Village: gtmf.org

July 6: Elevation 8076′ Celebration featuring Alexandra Coffey, Jessie Smith, Sophia Johnson, Jaime Wyatt, and Sandy Wells Band. Centennial: facebook.com/elevationcelebration

July 6: WindFest featuring SHEL, J Shogren Shanghai’d and Shawn Hess. Laramie: WindFest

July 12-14: Targhee Fest featuring Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue, Nicki Bluhm, Taj Mahal Quartet, Los Lobos Anders Osborne, Dumpstaphunk, Galactic, Drive-By Truckers, Amy Helm, Ryan Bingham, and more. Alta: grandtarghee.com

July 12-13: SummerFest featuring Ashley Barron. Rawlins: rawlinsmainstreet.org/events/summerfest-2019/

July 13: Laramie Brewfest featuring Wolves in Cheap Clothing and Mamma Lenny and the Remedy. Laramie: laramiebrewfest.com

July 3-August 26: Concert on the Commons featuring Whitewater Ramble and Aaron Davis and Mystery Machine, Calle Mambo and The Jazz Foundation of Jackson Hole, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Polyrythmics, Ben Sparaco and the New Effect, Lowdown Brass Band, Sneaky Pete and the Secret Weapons, and New Orleans Suspects. Teton Village: jacksonhole.com/concert-on-the-commons.html

July 18-August 29: Lander LIVE featuring Nikki Lane, Southern Avenue, The Wood Brothers, Elizabeth Cook. Lander: l anderlivemusic.com

July 19-21: Antelope Butte Summer Festival featuring Jalan Crossland, Joe Smith and the Spicy Pickles, Speakeasy, The Two Tracks, Gary Small and One Earth, John Kirlin and the High Plains Drifters, Chanman Roots Band, and more. Antelope Butte Mountain Recreation Area: antelopebuttefoundation.org/antelope-butte-summer-festival

July 19-27: Frontier Days featuring George Strait, Aerosmith, Keith Urban, Luke Bryan, Miranda Lambert, Jason Aldean, Tim McGraw and Lady Antebellum, and more. Cheyenne: cfdrodeo.com

July 26-27: WHAT Fest featuring Chanman Roots Band, Banshee Tree, Great Salmon Famine, Gasoline Lollipops, Stillhouse Junkies, Jake Clayton Band, Natives of Nowhere, J Shogren Shanghai’d, Hectic Hobo, Mortigi, Tempo, The Woodpile, Aaron Davis and the Mystery Machine, Josh Gonzales Band, Bob Lefevre, and the Already Gone. Laramie: whatfest.com

July 26-28: Oyster Ridge Music Festival featuring Red Wanting Blue, Joe Pug, Robin Kessinger, Ghost of Paul Revere, Stephen Kellogg, and more. Kemmerer: oysterridgemusicfestival.com

July 30-August 3: Wyoming’s Big Show, the Sweetwater County Fair featuring Trace Adkins, Muddfest, Dylan Scott, Gary Allan, and Ratt. Rock Springs: sweetwaterevents.com

August 3-4: Beartrap Summer Festival featuring Survivor, Mark Chesnutt, and Ned Ledoux. Casper Mountain: beartrapsummerfestival.com

August 3-4: Big Horn Basin Folk Festival featuring various musicians. Thermopolis:wyomingfolkfestival.com

August 9-11: Targhee Bluegrass Festival featuring Railroad Earth, Greensky Bluegrass, The Infamous Stringdusters, Sam Bush, Del McCoury Band, and more. Alta: grandtarghee.com

August 9-11: Nowoodstock – Ten Sleep Music Festival featuring Jalan Crossland, Cary Morin, Lacey Nelson, David Gerald, Prarie Wildfire, Sweetspot Trio Few Miles South. Ten Sleep: nowoodstock.com

August 10: Sweetwater Blues n’ Brews TBA. Rock Springs: downtownrs.com/sweetwater-blues-n-brews

August 16-17: Pepsi Wyoming State BBQ Championship and Bluegrass Festival featuring The Brothers Parker, Blue Canyon Boys, and Woodbelly. Worland: wyobbqandbluegrass.com

August 24: Edge Fest featuring K.Flay. Cheyenne: facebook.com/EdgeFestWY

August 24: Centennial Uptown Breakdown TBA: facebook.com/pages/Centennial-Uptown-Breakdown

August 31-September 2: I Slept With The Band Traveling Music Festival featuring Harley and the V Twins, The Symbols, and more TBA. Saratoga and Alcova: isleptwiththeband.com