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Cheyenne and Laramie County

Trolley “Frightseeing” Tours

– Oct. 31, 6 and 8 p.m. $15. After-hour trolley tours that cover the haunted history of Cheyenne. Visit sites like the historic Union Pacific train depot, Deming Elementary, the Atlas Theatre and the Wyoming State Capitol. Cheyenne Depot, One Depot Square, 121 W. 15th St. 307-778-3133

”The Nightmare on Arapaho Street” Haunted House

– Oct. 31, 5-6 p.m. young children, 6-10 p.m. all ages. Free. A community haunted house with big scares for all ages. 707 Arapaho St. 307-220-7688

Heroes Vs. Villains Halloween Party & Cornhole Tourney

– Oct. 31, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Cross your fingers for this summer to continue because Danielmarks Brewery and Tap Room is squeezing in one more cornhole tournament and celebrating Halloween weekend. Food will be supplied by Bernie’s Cafe Food Truck and Danielmark’s Homemade Chili, along with a DJ to spin the best house beats around. Cornhole Tourney (sign up at the bar) AND a Costume Contest. Sunday is for the kids, with a showing of “It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!” and a trick-or-treat around the brewery. Danielmark’s Brewing Company, 209 E. 18th St. 307-514-0411

Halloween at the Museum

– Oct. 31, 12-4 p.m. Free. Come to the museum for a COVID-safe trick or treat around the museum grounds, meeting characters from Wyoming’s past and collecting a bag of candy at the end. Halloween at the Museum is a safe and educational event for children of all ages, although children must be accompanied by an adult. The entire event will take place outside, so don’t be afraid to wear a coat over your costume! Wyoming State Museum, 2301 Central Avenue. 307-777-7022

”Nightmare on 17th Street” Haunted House

– Oct. 31, 7-11 p.m. $10. Military discount with military ID. Are you ready to get your scare on? Please, no one under 8 years of age, pregnant ladies or anyone with heart problems for your safety! Knights of Pythias Lodge, 312½ W. 17th St. 307-214-0322

Home Free Concert

– Nov. 2, doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. $18.50-$299. The Dive Bar Saints World Tour lives on to showcase Home Free, country music’s self-professed “only real a cappella group.” Cheyenne Civic Center, 510 W. 20th St. www.cheyenneevents.org

Tuesday Night Comedy

– Nov. 2, doors at 7:30 p.m., open mic at 8 p.m., featured acts at 9:15 p.m. and headliner at 10 p.m. $10. Come join in the fun every Tuesday to see the best stand-up comedians from Denver, Greeley, Fort Collins and Cheyenne. If you want to give it a shot before the professionals hit the stage, make sure to sign up for the open mic hour. Dillinger’s, 1601 Central Ave. 307-212-8402

The Black Jacket Symphony Presents Led Zeppelin’s “IV”

– Nov. 3, doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. $24-$29. Enjoy this evening of music as The Black Jacket Symphony recreates the iconic album “Led Zeppelin IV” live in its entirety, as well as a full set of Led Zeppelin’s greatest hits. Over the past 10 years, the Black Jacket Symphony has performed more than 40 classic rock albums, bringing an incredible night of entertainment to over a million music lovers across the U.S. Cheyenne Civic Center, 510 W. 20th St. www.cheyenneevents.org

Knights of the Turntable

– Nov. 4, 6-9 p.m. A vinyl listening party with a different unique theme on the first Thursday of every month. Bring 10-15 minutes of your own vinyl to play for the group. A prize goes to the best presentation. Phoenix Books & Music, 1612 Capitol Ave. 307-632-3476

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Concert

– Nov. 4, doors at 6 p.m., show at 7 p.m. $29.50-$168.50. With a refreshed lineup and newfound energy, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band remains one of the most accomplished bands in American roots music – and now they’re coming to Cheyenne. Cheyenne Civic Center, 510 W. 20th St. www.cheyenneevents.org

New Frontier Western Show & Auction

– Nov. 4-7, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. New Frontier Western Collectibles and Firearm Show returns to Cheyenne at the Laramie County Events Center at Archer. This western collectible and firearms show will have a large assortment of new and antique firearms, accessories, knives, and edged weapons, cowboy and Indian artifacts, relics, western memorabilia and antiques, jewelry and much more! Laramie County Events Center, 3801 Archer Pkwy. 307-633-4670

CFD Old West Museum APA Annual Juried Art Show

– Nov. 5-Dec. 5, 5:30-7:30 p.m. $25. “Jump the Gun” entry for museum members only from 4:40-5:30 p.m. A celebration of “Art of the Plains,” featuring approximately 115 two- and three-dimensional realistic and representational artworks in traditional media that depict the American Great Plains region – its landscape, wildlife, people and way of life in historical or modern times. Artworks in the show will be rendered by nationally recognized award-winning artists from across the U.S. and sometimes from foreign countries. CFD Old West Museum, 4610 Carey Ave. 307--249-1488.

Veterans Art Show

– Nov. 5-18. Reception on Nov. 6, 12-2 p.m. Free to veterans. The Cheyenne Artist Guild is hosting its first Veterans Art Show, where artwork created by veterans will be on display and judged with prize awards. No sales. Cheyenne Artist Guild, 1701 Morrie Ave. 307-632-2263

Wyoming State Museum Family Day – Dia de los Muertos

– Nov. 6, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Free. Celebrate your loved ones that have passed on and explore the cultural traditions and folk art of the Day of the Dead. The museum will have sugar skulls ready for guests to decorate with a rainbow of colored frostings. Watch traditional dance performances by Las Angelitas Unidas y Los Rayos del Sol, see altars set up by community members and students, eat treats and snacks from local food vendors, and more. Barrett Building, Wyoming State Museum, 2301 Central Ave. 307-286-8627

Cheyenne Winter Farmers Market

– Nov. 6, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. A seasonal indoor farmers market with live music where local vendors sell their produce, meats, cheeses, crafts, canned good and more. Cheyenne Depot, 121 W. 15th St. 307-222-9542

Veterans Day Concert

– Nov. 7, 3 p.m. Free. The Cheyenne Brass Band is a newly formed community instrumental ensemble making its first appearance with a free Veterans Day Concert. They encourage everyone to honor our veterans and support the inaugural performance of this new community music ensemble! Masks are encouraged when social distancing is not possible. Pathfinder Building, Laramie County Community College, 1400 W. College Drive. 307-630-7447

Michael W. Smith Concert

– Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m. $25-$75. Grammy Award-winning singer Michael W. Smith has sold more than 15 million albums. His 17-city spring tour stopped short due to the pandemic, but he’s back and making a stop in the capital city. Cheyenne Civic Center, 510 W. 20th St. www.cheyenneevents.org

Cowgirls of the West Luncheon

– Nov. 8, 11:30 a.m. $25. Guest speaker Mike Kassel, author, instructor at Laramie County Community College Cheyenne and associate director/curator of the Cheyenne Frontier Days Museum, will speak on Adventures of Cheyenne. Little America, 2800 W Lincolnway. Call 307-632-2814 for reservations by Nov. 5.

Painting and Pints

– Nov. 8, 6-8 p.m. $40. Freedom’s Edge Brewing Co. is teaming up with Flydragon Design Art Studio to bring guests a monthly recurring beer-inspired guided painting session. All your supplies + one pint are included. If you choose to bring in a bottle of wine, there will be a $5 corking fee up-charge. The painting changes each month and can be found on the Freedom’s Edge website, social media or Flydragon’s website, where you can also register. Freedom’s Edge Brewing Co, 1509 Pioneer Ave. 307-514-5314

Tuesday Night Comedy

– Nov. 9, doors at 7:30 p.m., open mic at 8 p.m., featured acts at 9:15 p.m. and headliner at 10 p.m. $10. Come join in the fun every Tuesday to see the best stand-up comedians from Denver, Greeley, Fort Collins and Cheyenne. If you want to give it a shot before the professionals hit the stage, make sure to sign up for the open mic hour. Dillinger’s, 1601 Central Ave. 307-212-8402

Veterans Day “Hall of Honor”

– Nov. 11, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. Private U.S. Armed Forces Military Medal Collections on display. Medals dating from 1780 to present. The Medal of Honor Display includes approximately 29 different Medals of Honor. Donations and sponsorship are accepted to improve the display. COVID-19 precautions requested. VFW Post 1881, 2816 E. Seventh St. 307-778-7981 or 307-287-9621

Open Jam Night

– Nov. 11, 7-10 p.m. Free. The Lincoln Theatre is hosting its second Open Jam Night. Musicians are encouraged to bring their guitar, bass, etc. and come jam with other local musicians! Backline provided. A full bar will be available for those who just want to come and watch. The Lincoln Theatre, 1615 Central Ave. 307-369-6028

CSO presents Lunch and Learn: Intriligator, Min & Tam

Nov. 12, noon. Free. Join Maestro William Intriligator and guest artists Lorraine Min & Terence Tam for an informal discussion including musical insights about the upcoming concert. This presentation will also be livestreamed on CSO’s Facebook page. Cottonwood Room, Laramie County Public Library, 2200 Pioneer Ave. 307-634-3561

Golden Harvest Bazaar

– Nov. 12, 4-7 p.m. Nov. 13, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Enjoy a gift shop featuring handmade items of wood, fabric and more along with a vintage room of gently used treasures. A bakery tops off your shopping experience, offering a plethora of homemade treats. Eventgoers can also enter raffles for the chance to win $500 cash, a handmade quilt and more. A ham lunch will be served Saturday from 11 a.m. until it’s gone. Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 1808 Hot Springs Ave. 307-514-0794

A Murder is Announced

– Nov. 12-13, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Nov. 14, 2-4 p.m. $22. An announcement in the local paper states the time and place when a murder is to occur in Miss Blacklock’s Victorian house. The victim is not one of the house’s several occupants, but an unexpected and unknown visitor. What follows is a classic Christie puzzle of mixed motives, concealed identities, a second death, a determined Inspector Grimly, following the twists and turns, and Miss Marple on hand to provide the final solution at some risk to herself in a dramatic confrontation just before the final curtain. Mary Godfrey Playhouse, 2706 E. Pershing Blvd. 307-638-6543

CSO presents “A Time to Discover”

– Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m. $10-$50 for in person, $15 per household for livestream. This Cheyenne Symphony Orchestra concert will help you discover music by Fanny Mendelssohn and Chen Yi. Plus, Terence Tam performs the Bruch Violin Concerto No. 1 and Lorraine Min plays Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4. Cheyenne Civic Center, 510 W. 20th St. 307-778-8561

Cheyenne Concert Association presents “Barron Ryan”

– Nov. 14, 4 p.m. Pianist Barron Ryan grew up in a house filled with the sounds of artists ranging from Mozart to Michael Jackson, so he’s got an eclectic bag of influences to pull from. After a short hip-hop career, Barron found his artistic voice in jazz and ragtime-inspired concert music, the latter of which will be particularly evident in this dynamic Cheyenne performance. Central High School Auditorium, 5500 Education Drive. 307-635-0833

Tuesday Night Comedy

– Nov. 16, doors at 7:30 p.m., open mic at 8 p.m., featured acts at 9:15 p.m. and headliner at 10 p.m. $10. Come join in the fun every Tuesday to see the best stand-up comedians from Denver, Greeley, Fort Collins and Cheyenne. If you want to give it a shot before the professionals hit the stage, make sure to sign up for the open mic hour. Dillinger’s, 1601 Central Ave. 307-212-8402

”Alton Brown Live!: Beyond the Eats” at Cheyenne Civic Center

– Nov. 17, 7:30 p.m. doors at 6:30 p.m. $37-$78. Award-winning chef and television personality Alton Brown is stopping in Cheyenne for his new American tour. Guests can expect cooking, comedy, music, and “potentially dangerous science stuff” in an interactive show. Cheyenne Civic Center, 510 W 20th St. 307-637-6200

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas By Chip Davis Concert

– Nov. 18, 7:30 p.m. $15-$73. Although 2020 was the first year Mannheim Steamroller was unable to tour in 35 years, 2021 will mark its epic return with original Christmas hits from the group’s first Christmas album. Cheyenne Civic Center, 510 W. 20th St. www.cheyenneevents.org

A Murder is Announced

– Nov. 18-20, 7:30-9:30 p.m. and Nov. 21, 2-4 p.m. $22. An announcement in the local paper states the time and place when a murder is to occur in Miss Blacklock’s Victorian house. The victim is not one of the house’s several occupants, but an unexpected and unknown visitor. What follows is a classic Christie puzzle of mixed motives, concealed identities, a second death, a determined Inspector grimly following the twists and turns, and Miss Marple on hand to provide the final solution at some risk to herself in a dramatic confrontation just before the final curtain. Mary Godfrey Playhouse, 2706 E. Pershing Blvd. 307-638-6543

Dueling Pianos at The Metropolitan

– Nov. 19-20, 7:45 p.m, doors at 7:30 p.m. $20 by reservation. Laugh and sing along in an evening of musical entertainment by two dueling pianists directed by your requests! Tickets can be purchased for tables of 2, 4, 6, 8 or 10 guests per table. The Metropolitan Downtown, 1701 Carey Ave. 307-432-0022

Cheyenne Winter Farmers Market

– Nov. 20, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. A seasonal indoor farmers market with live music where local vendors sell their produce, meats, cheeses, crafts, canned good and more. Cheyenne Depot, 121 W. 15th St. 307-222-9542

Flannels & Friends-Giving

– Nov. 20, 3-11 p.m. $25. Join Black Tooth Brewery for a Friends-giving celebration, with food boxes from The Hungry House food truck (boxes include a variety of Thanksgiving Day themed food items) and a Black Tooth brew all for $25! Buy-one-get-one-free deal for anyone wearing flannel. Black Tooth Brewery, 520 W. 19th St. 307-514-0362

Tuesday Night Comedy

– Nov. 23, doors at 7:30 p.m., open mic at 8 p.m., featured acts at 9:15 p.m. and headliner at 10 p.m. $10. Come join in the fun every Tuesday to see the best stand-up comedians from Denver, Greeley, Fort Collins and Cheyenne. If you want to give it a shot before the professionals hit the stage, make sure to sign up for the open mic hour. Dillinger’s, 1601 Central Ave. 307-212-8402

Tuesday Night Comedy

– Nov. 30, doors at 7:30 p.m., open mic at 8 p.m., featured acts at 9:15 p.m. and headliner at 10 p.m. $10. Come join in the fun every Tuesday to see the best stand-up comedians from Denver, Greeley, Fort Collins and Cheyenne. If you want to give it a shot before the professionals hit the stage, make sure to sign up for the open mic hour. Dillinger’s, 1601 Central Ave. 307-212-8402

All City Children’s Chorus presents “Seasonal Favorites”

– Dec. 4, 4 p.m. Open to the public. This holiday concert will feature pieces from ACCC’s Concert Choir and Lyric Choir. They will perform Christmas classics, as well as newer favorites both separate and together, with guest performances from alumni. The event will also be livestreamed. Cheyenne South High School Auditorium, 1213 W. Allison Road. 307-771-2410

Cheyenne Winter Farmers Market

– Dec. 4, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. A seasonal indoor farmers market with live music where local vendors sell their produce, meats, cheeses, crafts, canned good and more. Cheyenne Depot, 121 W. 15th St. 307-222-9542

Clint Black Featuring Lisa Hartman Black

– Dec. 4, 8 p.m. From $48.50. Enjoy a live performance by Grammy-winning country superstar Clint Black and his wife, Lisa Hartman Black. Cheyenne Civic Center, 510 W. 20th St. 307-637-6363. www.cheyenneevents.org

To submit an item to the events calendar, email ToDo@wyomingnews.com or call WTE features editor Niki Kottmann at 307-633-3135.

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