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Wyoming's Big Show - the Sweetwater County Fair

July 26 - August 2, 2015

 
When Wyoming wants to kick up its heels, it does it during The Big Show at the Sweetwater Events Complex. Each summer, Wyoming’s Big Show draws folks from hundreds of miles to Sweetwater County. The Big Show delivers on fun with rodeo action, family-friendly carnival rides, a wide variety of delicious dining options, evening concerts and 4-H and livestock exhibits.
 
Special thanks to the many volunteers, community groups and sponsors who make Wyoming's Big Show possible each year!
 

 


Daily Entertainment

  • Lanky the Clown

    Lanky the Clown will once again be bringing his unique blend of humor, compassion and FUN to the fair. Lanky, and his partners Smile Inspector and Sheriff Shorty, will be clowning around on the midway as well as hosting some of the family fun contests. 

  • Fair Animal Specialties

    Fair Animal Specialties

    Fair Animal Specialties petting zoo is sure to be one the most memorable and talked-about attractions at the fair. These hands-on interactive educational presentations are a hit for kids and adults of all ages.  

  • Keep checking back, we are in working on the 2015 line up and will be adding new entertainment soon. 

Carnival

 

Brown's Amusement Carnival

Brown’s Amusements will once again be bringing the carnival to the Sweetwater County Fair in 2014. One of the best carnivals in the nation, Brown’s Amusements achieved the OABA’s (Outdoor Amusement Business Association) Circle of Excellence Award for Safety in 2007 and 2010. This award is based upon their ability to excel in the areas of safety, service, operations and administrative duties. They are inspected by a team of independent consultants for the OABA who review all their eternal operational books, safety records and daily operations over two days.

Brown’s Amusements thoroughly inspects every ride at each event and put a lot of time into training their staff. They have a comprehensive employee-training program, which ensures their employees are properly trained and educated. Their attention to detail has helped build our impressive reputation amongst our peers.

Hours of Operation and Special Rates will be available soon.

For more information and a list of ride height requirements, visit Brown's Amusments.


Sponsors

  • 1st Bank

    Title Sponsor

  • Brown's Amusements

    Title Sponsor

  • City of Rock Springs

    Title Sponsor

  • Greene's Energy Services, inc.

    Title Sponsor

  • Kelly’s Convenience Centers

    Title Sponsor

  • New Frontier Imaging

    Title Sponsor

  • Pepsi - Western Wyoming Beverages

    Title Sponsor

  • Sunbelt Rentals

    Title Sponsor

  • Sweetwater County

    Title Sponsor

  • Sweetwater County Travel and Tourism

    Title Sponsor

  • Wyoming Waste Systems

    Title Sponsor

  • Anadarko Petroleum Corporation

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Coldwell Banker

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Exxon

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Golden Key Storage

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Halliburton

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Loaf 'n Jug

    Presenting Sponsor

  • McDonald's

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Rocky Mountain Power

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Simplot Phosphates LLC

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Sweetwater Downs

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Sweetwater Dry Cleaning & Laundry

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Wyoming Homes

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Trona Valley Community Federal Credit Un

    Presenting Sponsor

  • Christensen Insurance Agency

    Supporting Sponsor

  • JCF Engineers & Surveyors

    Supporting Sponsor

  • Murdoch's

    Supporting Sponsor

  • Northern Title Company

    Supporting Sponsor

  • RSNB Bank

    Supporting Sponsor

  • Unique Signs & Designs

    Supporting Sponsor

A few shots from the 2013 Sweetwater County Fair

  • Concert Crowd at Wyoming's Big Show 

  • Brown's Amusement Carnival - Lovin' the night lights! 

  • Carnival games are always popular 

  • Livestock show are a BIG part of Wyoming's BIG Show 

  • Trophies, Trophies and Trophies 

  • Clowning around at Wyoming's Big Show 

  • Duck, Duck....GOOSE? 

  • Everyone loves Fair Food! 

  • Nightly concerts at Wyoming's Big Show always draw a BIG crowd 

  • The 4-H Livestock Auction is steeped in tradition and history. 

  • Fair traditions start at an early age - who doesn't love a caramel apple? 

  • Kids (of both varieties) are what it's all about!