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210 West Elm Street

P.O. Box 1095 Saratoga, WY 82331

(307) 326-8855

Fax: (307) 326-8850

 

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June 28-July 7, 2019

An old-fashioned celebration—including live music, an art show, barbeques, golf tournament, car show, reunions, a parade and kids activities! The traditional Independence Day parade wanders through downtown Saratoga beginning at 11 am July 4 and includes vintage cars, silly costumes, fire trucks and political candidates. The best part of the Independence Day begins at dusk with a fantastic fireworks display - fun for the entire family! The Platte Valley Festival of the Arts is on Saturday and Sunday at the PVCC. Toga Days features live music with "Rimrock", "Bakerville" and "Chancey Williams & The Younger Brothers Band".

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Friday, June 28

7:00pm- Platte River Rodeo Association Rodeo at Buck Springs Arena

            Featuring barrel racing, bronc riding, team roping, steer wrestling and bull riding. Kids activities include mutton bustin, and boot races. Admission is $7, kids under 7 are free

Saturday, June 29

10:00 amSaratoga Museum History Trek at Saratoga Museum

            Join tour guide Dick Perue for a tour of cemeteries—from boot hill to paradise. Meet at Museum at 104 Constitution Ave and bring a sack lunch and drink. Donations will be appreciated. Call 326-5511 for more information.

9:30am-2:00pm-Tale of Two Cities Disc Golf Tournament Grand View Park, Encampment

            Tourney held on our 27 hole course, with divisions for Men and Women. Registration includes t-shirt, lunch, and lots of fun!

6:30pm-9:00pm-Summit to Headwaters Music in the Park

            Featuring "MountainUs" a five-member band that fuses root Reggae with modern Jazz and Rock. Bring a lawn chair and your friends for this free concert.

7:00pm- Platte River Rodeo Association Rodeo at Buck Springs Arena

            Enjoy an entertainment filled morning at a small town rodeo with BIG payouts! Featuring barrel racing, bronc riding, team roping, steer wrestling and bull riding. Kids activities include mutton bustin, and boot races. Admission is $7, kids under 7 are free

Wednesday, July 3

3:00pm-6:00pm- Farmer’s Market and Craft Fair Saratoga Museum

            Held every Wednesday until October, this market features fruit and vegetables from the Boykin’s orchard in Colorado as well as local artists and other hand crafted goodies. There are also food trucks, so bring the entire family for dinner!

4:00pm-9:00pm-Saraotga Reunion & BBQ at Veterans Island Park

            Bring a lawn chair and the kids-- enjoy the afternoon visiting with old friends and new neighbors and sing some karoke! Free swimming at the pool from 4-8 pm.

Thursday, July 4

6:00am-10:00am-Free Pancake Breakfast at fire station on Spring Street

            Donations will be appreciated by the Saratoga Volunteer Fire Department as they are raising funds for new equipment. 

11:00am-Parade
            Dozens of fun floats travel along the highway in downtown Saratoga.  The route begins at the south end of town on Walnut Street and continues to Bridge Street and then turns east.  If you would like to enter the parade, line-up begins at 10:30 and you must call the American Legion Post #54 at 307-326-9600 by July 3 to participate.

Immediately after parade-

Old Fashioned Bake Auction
            Live auction of homemade pies, cakes, cookies, bread and other goodies on the corner of Bridge Street downtown.  Proceeds go to the Platte Valley Kiwanis Club for their community projects!

12:00pm-2:30pm- BBQ by American Legion Post #54 Veterans Island

           American Legion will be serving a BBQ by donation. Funds raised will benefit Tyler Pickett Park project.

Hunting Trip Raffle Announced

            American Legion will draw winners for their raffle. Tickets are available at American Legion Post. Proceeds will benefit Tyler Pickett Park.

1:00pm-Corn Hole Tournament at Firewater Public House

           Gather your buddies and enter this fun tourney. $20 per team with a chance to win some nice greenbacks. The Saratoga Volunteer Fire Department will be keeping half of the proceeds. Register until noon at the pancake breakfast at the fire station.

1:00pm-2:30pm-Kids Art Experience Veterans Island Park

           Free interactive art workshop for elementary-aged children. Glitter, paint, cut, glue, sculpt and create! Workshop is sponsored by the Platte Valley Arts Council. Be sure to take your finished pieces home with you!

around 9:00pm-Fireworks
           Fireworks will be launched in Saratoga courtesy of the Old Baldy Club.  One of the best places to watch them is from Kathy Glode Park on Constitution Ave. The Town of Encampment sponsors the fireworks launched from McClure Field in Encampment.

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Friday, July 5

10:00am-5:00pm- Platte Valley Arts Festival at Platte Valley Community Center             
           Regional art show and sale with something for everyone.  Admission is by donation

6:00pm-Live Music, Saratoga Hot Springs Resort

         “Third Rail” will be playing in the Saratoga Biergartens.
Saturday, July 6

10:00am-5:00pm- Platte Valley Arts Festival at Platte Valley Community Center

            Regional art show and sale with something for everyone.  Admission is by donation

 11:00-2:30pm - Auto Show at Platte Valley Community Center parking lot

            The Platte Valley Knights Car Club showcases custom cars, motorcycles, old farm trucks, 1940’s sedans and so much more!

 12:00pmFood and Craft Vendors downtown Saratoga

            What can be better than great street food, cold drinks, and shopping?

 12:00pm- Bouncy House, downtown Saratoga

            Carbon County Board of Realtors provides much needed crazy fun for kids!

 3:00pm-10:00pm   Saratoga Days Live Music downtown Saratoga

             Remember your lawn chair and enjoy free live music of “Bakerville”, “Rimrock”, and headliner “Chancey Williams and the Younger Brothers Band”

Sunday, July 7

9:00am-12:00pm Saratoga Hot Springs Resort Golf Tournament

            A nice relaxing way to end the Independence Day Weekend! Scramble starts at 9am followed by appetizers, one free draft beer and awards ceremony.

 9:00am-5:00pm- Sporting Clays Shoot at Silver Spur Ranch

              Get out, enjoy the sun, and have BLAST! Ten stations and 100 rounds—for beginners to experienced shooters.

10:00am-4:00pm- Platte Valley Arts Festival at Platte Valley Community Center

            Regional art show and sale with something for everyone. Admission is by donation

 

 

Saratoga Museum Open Monday to Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 10am-2pm Constitution Ave

Encampment Museum Open Tuesday to Saturday 9am-5pm, Sunday 12pm-4pm Rankin Street

Visitors Center- Open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm,

Saturdays, Sundays, holidays 9am-3pm

At Chamber of Commerce, 210 West Elm Street

            Stop in to pick up maps, guide books, and a free sticker!

Hobo Hot Pool- Open 24/7/365 and its FREE!

Municipal swimming pool- Open in the afternoons and evenings

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