Big Piney Chuckwagon Days, 4th of July Celebration

82nd Annual
Chuckwagon Days

July 3 & 4, 2016

Always over the 4th of July

82nd Annual Chuckwagon Days

Updated June 1, 2016
Chuckwagon Chug 5 & 10K, Parade, Free BBQ, Lil' Buckaroo Rodeo
Rodeo, Street Dance, 4th of July Fireworks
Directions: Sublette County Fairgrounds, 1 mile north of Marbleton on Hwy 189.
Map to Rodeo Grounds

Chuckwagon Days are always held over July 3rd & 4th. The celebration includes an early-morning walk/run, a parade down main street in Big Piney, a free BBQ cookout, a Lil' Buckaroo Rodeo for youngsters up to age 12, rodeo, and fireworks on July 4th.

Lil' Buckaroo RodeoThe parade is held down Budd Avenue in Big Piney. The free BBQ cookout is held at the Sublette County Fairgrounds just north of Marbleton. Free-will donation. Usually a lot of Big Piney High School alumni show up for this weekend, and some reunion activities may be scheduled.

The Lil' Buckaroo rodeo for the kids includes stick-horse barrel racing, goat-tail trying, calf roping, calf riding, mutton bustin', and mini bulls. Admission is free for spectators.

The adult rodeos are held at the rodeo grounds at the Fairgrounds. A small admission fee is charged at the gate.There is always a variety of entertainment, so watch the schedule to see what's lined up for this year's fun!




6:00PM: July 3rd - Lil' Buckaroo Rodeo
Jonah Energy LLC
Sponsored entirely by Jonah Energy LLC

Sublette County Fairgrounds
Ag Arena

For ALL kids 12 and under, FREE ADMISSION
The Lil' Buckaroo Rodeo will be held on Sunday, July 3, 2016. Entry information: Lil Buckaroo books open June 13 at 11:00 am until July 1st. Call 307-749-3546 to get a form or pick them up at Office Outlets in Big Piney and Pinedale.
No participation without signed parental release. Use one form for each competitor. Make checks payable to "Chuckwagon Days Rodeo" and mail to Chuckwagon Days, Brianne Brower, PO Box 544, Big Piney, WY 83113. For more information call Brianne Brower 307-749-3546.
Include the Little Buckaroo Rodeo signed release and correct entry fee for the event you wish to enter. No late entries. NO EXCEPTIONS.

Stickhorse Barrel Racing (ages 4 & Under, 5-7, 8-9)
Goat Tail Tying
(ages 5-7, 8-10, 11-12)
Calf Roping
(ages 7-9, 10-12)
Mutton Busting
(ages 6 & under)
Bareback Riding
(ages 7-9, 10-12)
Calf Riding
(ages 7-9)
Mini Bull Riding,
(ages 10-12)
Check-in is at 5:00PM on July 3rd

Monday, July 4th:

7:00AM: July 4th Chuckwagon Chug 5K, 10K Run Starts at Big Piney High School. Fundraiser for the Big Piney Booster Club. For more information contact Melanie Bennett 307-276-5758.

7:00-9:00AM: July 4th Pancake Breakfast At St. John's Episcopal Church, donations welcome!

9:30AM: July 4th Parade Line-Up
At EOG Resources. Contact the Big Piney Town Recreation for parade and entry info, 307-276-4071.

10:00AM: July 4th Parade on Budd Ave in Big Piney

11:00AM: July 4th Free Town BBQ After the parade At the Sublette County Fairgrounds north of Marbleton. Donations greatly appreciated.

1:00PM: July 4th Chuckwagon Days Rodeo
Sublette County Fairgrounds Buss Fear Outdoor Arena
Admission $5, Children 12 & under free
Open Rodeo. Rough stock, bull riding, saddle bronc, bareback, tie-down roping, breakaway roping, ranch bronc riding, team doctoring, #9 & #13 Team Roping, open barrels, novice barrels, Jr. barrels, peewee barrels, mutton busting, calf scramble both days. Anyone can enter. Entry information:
Lil Buckaroo books open June 13 at 11:00 am until July 1st. Call 307-749-3546 to get a form or pick them up at Office Outlets in Big Piney and Pinedale.
Concessions will be available.

6:00PM: July 4th Street Dance
In front of the Big Piney Library

Dusk: July 4th 4th of July Fireworks 10PM-ish
After dark, fired from Marbleton Hill

More Big Piney/Marbleton area information:
Town of Big Piney
Big Piney Booster Club

WRA-IMPRA RodeoChuckwagon BBQBarrel Racing

More Info:

Big Piney Recreation
Entry & Info: 307-276-4071

Lil' Buckaroo Rodeo
Contact Brianne Brower 307-749-3546

Chuckwagon Days Rodeo
Entry information: Chuck Wagon entries open June 27 until July 1st at 11:00 am, call 307-260-3007.

Thank you to our Sponsors!
Jonah Energy LLC
Sublette Co. Recreation Board

1st Bank
Exxon Mobil

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