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Wyoming's Big Show - the Sweetwater County Fair

July 29 thru August 5, 2017

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 family-friendly carnival rides, a wide variety of delicious dining options, evening concerts and 4-H and livestock exhibits.

Ticket prices include ALL daily entertainment, including the nightly concerts! Advance Tickets are available until 5 pm on July 28th at the Rock Springs & Green River Chambers of Commerce and the area Loaf 'N Jug stores.
Tickets Advance Onsite
Adults $11 $13
Children (6-12) $7 $9
Seniors (60 and up) $7 $9
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Daily Entertainment

4-H & FFA Activities sponsored by Sweetwater & Daggett County

4-H & FFA Activities sponsored by Sweetwater & Daggett County

Activities and events for Sweetwater and Daggett County 4-H members and Green River FFA will take place throughout the grounds. Shows highighting everything from agriculture, livestock, fashion, mechanics and more. 
Beat of Time sponsored by Drive Sober Wyoming

Beat of Time sponsored by Drive Sober Wyoming

Back for a repeat engagement Beat of Time will be playing nightly in the Pepsi Tent. With big screens, a laser show and music to keep you on your feet plan on late nights! 
Double Vision sponsored by Tronox

Double Vision sponsored by Tronox

Comedy, Magic, Audience Participation and Twins combine for a one-of-a-kind show. Catch Michael & Mitchell strolling throughout the grounds and you'll be amazed by their magic and humor. 
Fair Animal Specialties sponsored by Commerce Bank

Fair Animal Specialties sponsored by Commerce Bank

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. 
Fido 500 sponsored by Brower Brothers Nissan

Fido 500 sponsored by Brower Brothers Nissan

Root for your favorite dog by cheering these cute, teeny canines cross the finish line in this NASCAR inspired race.  Once the race is complete you can meet ‘the stars’ of the show in the Puppy Party Playpen. 
Giant Games sponsored by Honnen Equipment

Giant Games sponsored by Honnen Equipment

Jenga and Yahtzee are family favorites and our giant versions are even more fun. Be sure to play at least a game or two while enjoying a little shade inside the midway pavilions.  
Graffiti Artist sponsored by New Frontier Imaging

Graffiti Artist sponsored by New Frontier Imaging

Graffiti/mural artist, ARCY will produce five large, amazing piece of art per day during the fair. He does fantastic work and is back for a repeat engagement. You can check out last year's art in the Indoor Arena Building. 
Karaoke sponsored by Whisler Chevrolet

Karaoke sponsored by Whisler Chevrolet

Turn Up The Volume will help us crown two karaoke champions at this year's Wyoming's Big Show. We'll have a rock and a country champion and the winner will get back stage passes to one our After Dark Concerts along with additional prizes. Registration is limited so sign up early! 
Lady Houdini sponsored by Western Engineers & Geologists

Lady Houdini sponsored by Western Engineers & Geologists

Lady Houdini® is considered to be the Houdini of the 21st century. She almost seems fearless, even to the fault of flirting with death, as she has a knack for taking an ordinary magic escape and putting her signature brand on it. 
Lanky the Clown sponsored by Rock Springs Horse Palace

Lanky the Clown sponsored by Rock Springs Horse Palace

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. 
Legend of the Pioneers with Marty Davis,  sponsored by Tesoro Logistics

Legend of the Pioneers with Marty Davis, sponsored by Tesoro Logistics

This show features nostalgic stories and songs from the Silver Screen Cowboys up to the real cowboys, past and present, who ride the rodeo and range. A true cowboy, Marty shares his knowledge, experience and hypnotic voice for a show you will never forget! 
Pony Rides sponsored by Stotz Equipment

Pony Rides sponsored by Stotz Equipment

Fair Animal Specialties offers pony rides throughout the day. Ponies are calm and quiet and it's a great experience for little ones. Supervised pony rides give young children the thrill of riding and a little horse experience!  
Stingray Encounter sponsored by Sweetwater Laundry

Stingray Encounter sponsored by Sweetwater Laundry

This wonderful exhibit is an all-day interactive exhibit featuring knowledgeable educators.  The world’s only traveling, self-contained Stingray Exhibit lets you safely view and touch these wonderful creatures and receive a hands-on educational experience. 
Tonka the T-Rex - sponsored by Sprouts Greenhouse

Tonka the T-Rex - sponsored by Sprouts Greenhouse

This colossal creature stands a towering 8' tall and 16' long and is anatomically correct, with incredibly realistic eye blinking, tail swooshing, and a mighty roaring sound. Come meet TONKA the T-Rex and learn, interact, and have your picture taken with a life size prehistoric dinosaur.
 
Twinkle Time sponsored by McDonald's

Twinkle Time sponsored by McDonald's

Twinkle Time is a high energy, educational, bilingual, Pop music show for KIDS. Alitzah, Ali for short, is the lead singer and she puts on a Fun, Energetic Rock Star Show for kids. Don't miss the fun! 
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Carnival

Brown's Amusement Carnival

Brown’s Amusements will once again be bringing the carnival to the Sweetwater County Fair. 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, 2010 and 2015. 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. Make special note that new ride, The Freak Out, may require extra tickets with wristband.

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Title Sponsors

1st Bank
Brown's Amusements
Drive Sobery Wyoming
Kelly’s Convenience Centers
Lewis & Lewis Inc.
Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County
Pepsi - Western Wyoming Beverages
Simplot Phosphates LLC
Wyoming Rents

Presenting Sponsors

Brower Brothers Nissan
Commerce Bank
Honnen Equipment
Komatsu Equipment
McDonald's
New Frontier Imaging
Sprouts Greenouse
Stotz Equipment
Sweetwater Laundry
Sweetwater Now
Tesora Logistics
Tronox
Western Engineers & Geologists
Whisler Chevrolet Cadillac
Wyoming Waste Systems

Supporting Sponsors

Anadarko Petroleum
Bitter Creek Hom Inspections
Christensen Insurance Agency
Ciner
Davidson Family Dental
DS Construction
Exxon
Freedom Oilfield Services
Great Basin Industrial
Golden Key Storage
High Country Realty
Honaker Law Office
Industrial Supply Company
JFC Engineers & Surveyors
Murdoch's
Northern Title Company
Premier Bone & Joint Centers
Rocky Mountain Power
RSNB Bank
Schlumberger
Solvay Chemicals
Teton Hydraulics
Trona Valley Federal Credit Union
Turn Up The Volume
Wyo Lotto
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