10 Events & Activities to Look Forward to in Laramie This Spring
Spring technically began on March 20 this year, with the arrival of the Spring Equinox. The season lasts until the Summer Equinox, which falls on June 21 this year. Though Mother Nature always seems to get with the program a little late in Laramie, we know that soon enough, warmer weather and sunny skies are on the way.
What Spring events are you most looking forward to in Laramie? Start planning your Spring festivities and fun by checking out these upcoming seasonal activities and events we're looking forward to in Laramie:
Strolling Among the Flowers and Trees of Downtown Laramie
Downtown Laramie becomes a vibrantly colored, scenic walk when the flowers and trees begin to awaken from the chill of winter. It's the perfect place for a relaxing walk (or window shopping!) on a sunny Spring day.
The University of Wyoming Football Spring Game
Spring practice for the Pokes is already underway, but most practices are closed to the public. HOWEVER, War Memorial Stadium opens its doors to Pokes fans on April 29th this year for the annual Spring Game! Find out more info here.
The Snowy Range Scenic Byway Opens
The Snowy Range Scenic Byway usually opens in late May or early June, as warmer weather thaws away the last vestiges of winter. There's nothing more romantic than taking an evening drive through the stunning scenery.
Laramie Farmer's Market Gets Ready to Open
The Laramie Farmer's Market technically doesn't open until June 30th, but vendors start getting ready for the weekly market starting in late Spring. Farmers Market fever usually hits me around June 1! More info here.
Hiking in Medicine Bow
As the snow melts in Medicine Bow, popular hiking trails reappear. Pretty soon, hikers will be exploring Laramie's wilderness again.
Camping at Curt Gowdy
Camping season usually kicks off on May 1st, when most campgrounds in Curt Gowdy open for the season. It's almost time to haul out the tent and pack the s'mores supplies!
Enjoying Patio Dining in Downtown Laramie
Laramie has a wealth of restaurants and cafes with gorgeous patio spaces, plus plenty of outdoor seating Downtown. Nothing says "Spring" like relaxing on a patio, sipping a cup of coffee from Coal Creek, or a beer from Altitude in the spring sunshine.
Laramie Pride Fest
Pride Fest kicks off June 9, 2023, this year. The annual festival takes place in late Spring or early Summer and celebrates the LGBTQ+ community of Laramie and beyond. Get more details here.
Fishing and Boating Season Kicks Off
Laramie fishing fans can't wait until the ice and snow melt and warm fishing weather arrives. And, of course, boating at Curt Gowdy begins in earnest in early May.
BBQ Weather FINALLY Arrives
Yep, BBQ season is nearly here. The only thing we don't look forward to is cleaning off the grill, am I right?
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