Betty Kiser Memorial Chili Cook-off 2018 Winners

In it’s third year the Betty Kiser Memorial Chili Cook-off, held annually during Laramie Jubilee Days, drew a collection of fantastic chili cooks and helped to raise more than $900 for the Laramie Soup Kitchen. In The Red Chili Category: Rocky Kimball John Montgomery Lyman Wilkinson Linda Wilkinson Karen Hendricks Eric Harris Cheryl Welegala US Bank Laramie Janet Virnig Randy Timothy Mitchell Kelly In the Green Chili Category: Becky Peck First Interstate Bank Justin Sanchez Shealynn Arndt Showmanship: Bigtop Chimney Delight – Ryan Claxton Premier Bone & Joint Tenacious Tekis – Eric Harris Premier Bone & Joint Laramie Soccer Club – Pete Zaferos People’s Choice Award: ANB Bank Tasters voted on their favorite chili with donations to the Laramie Soup Kitchen and a total of $936.83 was raised.... Continue Reading

Laramie Jubilee Days Parade Winners 2018

The 2018 Laramie Jubilee Days Parade sponsored by Laramie Dental Arts had more than 85 entries and lasted approximately 1 hour.   The theme this year was “Gem City Of The Plains” to correspond with the 150th Anniversary of Laramie. Here are the winners for each of the different awards: Best of Parade: Rocky Mountain Reclamation Best use of color: UW Art Mobile Best Themed Entry: Lumberjacks Rugby Most Creative: LEAF After School Program Most Original: Wyoming Wagon Works Community Spirit: Ivinson Memorial Hospital Best Reunion: Class of 1969 Best Decorated Horse: Cathedral Home for Children Best Horse Drill Team: Cheyenne Trotters Best Non-Profit: Feeding Laramie Valley Best Band: Laramie High School Best Costumes: Laramie Sesquicentennial... Continue Reading
Local Events

Fire In The Sky Soundtrack

The 2018 City-sponsored Fire in the Sky fireworks display will begin at approximately 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4th (unless inclement weather conditions prevent the show). In case of such weather conditions, the show will be held July 5th. Tune into Hits 106.1 FM for the countdown show and soundtrack for the fireworks. ... Continue Reading

Betty Kiser Memorial Chili Cook Off

The Betty Kiser Memorial Chili Cook Off continues in its third year in Downtown Laramie during Laramie Jubilee Days!  This is a CASI sanctioned event bringing a high level of competition and you are sure to find some of the best chili at this event held Saturday July 14th in Downtown Laramie.... Continue Reading

Movie In The Park

The City of Laramie in conjunction with First Interstate Bank, are proud to announce that the movie Rango, featuring the voice of Johnny Depp, will be shown on June 23, 2018 at sundown at the Edgar J. Lewis Bandshell in Washington Park.... Continue Reading

Downtown Laramie Famers Market

Farmers Market Season is almost here! The Downtown Laramie Farmers Market begins Jun 29th from 3-7 pm featuring fresh produce, hand-made goods, seasonal cocktails, live music and local arts! Shop the Farmers Market each Friday until September 28th in Downtown Laramie.... Continue Reading