Wyoming State Fair http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en State Fair begins tomorrow http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/state-fair-begins-tomorrow <p>Douglas is bracing for the 50,000 people that will flood in from around the region for the Wyoming State Fair, which starts Saturday.&nbsp; Fair staples, such as the Ranch Rodeo, the arm wrestling championship and the fiddle contest are back.&nbsp; But there will be new events on the schedule, too.&nbsp; Dock Dogs is a race for canines through an obstacle course.</p><p></p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 23:51:47 +0000 Melodie Edwards 45149 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org State Fair begins tomorrow Wyoming Pioneer Museum – Douglas http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-pioneer-museum-douglas <p>Open year 'round, the Pioneer Memorial Museum is located on the Wyoming State Fairgrounds in Douglas, Wyoming. The museum collects, preserves, interprets and displays historical and cultural materials related to the westward expansion, to Wyoming pioneers in particular and the west in general.</p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 18:23:59 +0000 Wyoming State Parks Historic Sites & Trails 36630 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Pioneer Museum – Douglas Wyoming State Fair – Douglas http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-state-fair-douglas <p>Wyoming Public Media captured the oral history of Wyoming’s families, farms and ranches during the 2012 Wyoming State Fair. WPM set up a booth giving away fans for the hot summer day and did a live broadcast with Grady Kirkpatrick’s <em>Morning Music </em>featuring an acoustic performance from Wyoming’s Chancey Williams and the Younger Brothers Band.&nbsp; WPM recorded Wyoming Oral Histories of fairgoers that stopped by to chat. Enjoy a few of these engaging stories on the link below…</p><p><a href="http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/state-fair-interviews-0">State Fair Interviews</a></p> Mon, 04 Feb 2013 19:36:36 +0000 Grady Kirkpatrick 36192 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming State Fair – Douglas