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Sweetwater County Travel & Tourism offers FREE Google My Business Webinars

Tuesday, 16 November 2021

Join us for the Google My Business Webinar series December 1st and 8th at 1pm! Read More

Sweetwater County Travel & Tourism Certifies 52 Tourism Ambassadors in the First Six Months of the Program

Tuesday, 13 July 2021

Sweetwater County – The Sweetwater County Joint Travel and Tourism Board is excited to announce the designation of 52 Sweetwater County Certified Tourism Ambassadors in the first six months of the program in the area. Read More

Royal Crown Roping & Barrel Racing at Sweetwater Events Complex

Wednesday, 07 July 2021

Equestrian organization Royal Crown Breeders Futurity will be hosting multiple competitions August 10-15, 2021 at the Sweetwater Events Complex. Read More

Sweetwater Events Complex to Host Escapees RV Club Rally

Monday, 28 June 2021

The 60th Escapade- Escapees RV Club Rally will be July 18-23, 2021 at the Sweetwater Events Complex. Participants will be traveling to Rock Springs from across the country in their RVs for a week of RV education, entertainment, and exploring of Sweetwater County. Read More

307 Cornhole Tournament at Wyoming’s Big Show®

Monday, 28 June 2021

Rock Springs, WY- 307 Cornhole Club will be hosting a multi-day tournament at the 2021 Wyoming’s Big Show. Read More

Flaming Gorge - Green River Basin Scenic Byway Receives All-American Road Designation

Wednesday, 16 June 2021

The Sweetwater County Travel & Tourism Board (SWCTTB) hosted a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, June 9th at the Flaming Gorge Gateway Sign on U.S. HWY 191 South to celebrate the designation of the Flaming Gorge – Green River Basin Scenic Byway as an All-American Road. Read More

Little America Wyoming Lobby Bar Reopens

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

Little America Wyoming announces the official reopening of the Lobby Bar, located within the well-known Little America Wyoming Hotel Lobby. Read More

Sweetwater Events Complex Announces LANCO at the 2021 Wyoming’s Big Show

Thursday, 22 April 2021

The Sweetwater Events Complex is thrilled to announce LANCO to kick off the After Dark Concert Series at Wyoming’s Big Show. LANCO will perform Tuesday, August 3rd at 8:30 pm with support from Commerce Bank of Wyoming. Read More

Sweetwater Events Complex Announce Frankie Ballard Concert at the 2021 Wyoming’s Big Show

Friday, 02 April 2021

The Sweetwater Events Complex is moving full-steam ahead with plans for the 2021 Wyoming’s Big Show. By all indications, the community is ready to come together in a safe way to celebrate and enjoy family, friends, food and the COUNTY FAIR. The first big concert announcement for 2021 is country star Frankie Ballard. Read More

Sweetwater County Travel & Tourism Presents 1st Quarter 2021 R.E.A.C.H. Award Winners

Tuesday, 30 March 2021

The Sweetwater County Joint Travel and Tourism Board (SWCTT) is pleased to announce the 1st Quarter 2021 R.E.A.C.H. Award winners (Rare and Exceptional Achievement for Customer service in Hospitality): Read More

Flaming Gorge - Green River Basin Scenic Byway Receives All-American Road Designation

Monday, 22 February 2021

The Sweetwater County Travel & Tourism Board (SWCTTB) is proud to announce that the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has designated the Flaming Gorge – Green Basin Scenic Byway as an All-American Road. The SWCTT board, along with several partners around the byway, submitted an application to the FHWA in 2020 and the application was successful. Read More

Sweetwater County Travel and Tourism Receives Two Website Awards.

Thursday, 07 January 2021

Sweetwater County – The Sweetwater County Travel & Tourism Board recently received two awards for their new website at TourWyoming.com. Travel Weekly and the Web Marketing Association both recognized the site for outstanding quality. Read More

Sweetwater County Travel & Tourism Presents 3rd Quarter 2020 R.E.A.C.H. Award Winners

Wednesday, 21 October 2020

The Sweetwater County Joint Travel and Tourism Board (SWCTT) is pleased to announce the 3rd Quarter 2020 R.E.A.C.H. Award winners (Rare and Exceptional Achievement for Customer service in Hospitality). Read More

Sweetwater and Daggett County Fair July 27-August 1

Wednesday, 22 July 2020

Rock Springs, Wyoming – The 2020 Sweetwater and Daggett County Fair will run July 27 through August 1 and will focus on youth 4-H and FFA. Sweetwater Events Complex staff have been working with the Sweetwater County 4-H educator and Green River FFA teacher to finalize the fair schedule. Larry Lloyd, Executive Director explained, “Our priority is ensuring that 4-H and FFA participants can complete their projects. The Sweetwater and Daggett County Fair will concentrate on 4-H and FFA participants, including those participating in static, small animals, horses and livestock.” View 2020 Fair Schedule Read More

2020 River Festival Modified Version taking place August 15th

Friday, 10 July 2020

GREEN RIVER, WY--- With the uncertainty due to Covid-19 pandemic, a modified version of the River Festival is slated to take place August 15th. In order to comply with current state guidelines, the only events taking place for 2020 are: The Great Duck Race, Run with the Horses Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, and Flaunt Your Fish. Read More

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