Crocodiles open four days of fun at Rangely Septemberfest on Friday

Hundreds will gather Sunday at the Rangely Museum for its annual ice cream social, featuring various ice cream flavors made by Rangely residents.

RANGELY I Fall in Rangely means the celebration of three important events; hunting season, a new school year and Septemberfest. Septemberfest is put on by the Western Rio Blanco Parks and Recreation District, and for WRBM Executive Director Tim Webber, the best part of the celebration is watching people connect.

Letter to the Editor: Thanks from Rangely Outdoor Museum

Dear Editor: The Rangely Outdoor Museum’s Ice Cream Social and Homemade Ice Cream Contest, was held Sunday, Aug. 31 at 1 p.m. at the East End Park during Septemberfest weekend.

Parade marshals…

The parade grand marshals for the 2014 annual Septemberfest Parade were Jeff and Rebecca Rector of Rangely. They were honored for the many contributions the Rector family has made to the community as well as to Colorado Northwestern Community College, which also rededicated the Rector Science Building over the weekend

Septemberfest offers fun and games for all in Rangely

The Striegel family of Rangely just purchased this 1930 Detroit Electric car from Wyoming. They are planning a total restoration of the 84-year old car, which is made of steel.

RANGELY I Rangely’s Septemberfest, which began Friday and ran through Labor Day Monday, was packed full of interesting activities for Rangely residents and visitors alike.

A brief history of 35 years of Septemberfest fun


RANGELY I Over the course of its 35-year-plus history, Septemberfest has evolved in unforeseen and often colorful ways.

Ice cream social needs entries


RANGELY I As of Tuesday, organizer Brenda Hopson said she has not received any entries for the annual ice cream social, set for the Rangely Outdoor Museum, held in conjunction with Septemberfest on Sunday.

Celebrate Labor Day weekend with an event for everyone


RANGELY I Septemberfest, which is Rangely’s Labor Day celebration, returns several tried-and-true events to the schedule this year,with country music artist Charley Jenkins wrapping up the long weekend’s Monday night.

Letter to the Editor: Septemberfest a big success due to many

Dear Editor: This year’s Septemberfest was a huge success because of all the volunteer help and donations that were received.

Car Show in the Park…


Bud Striegel’s 1930 Cord stands out among the roughly 60 cars taking part in the Annual Septemberfest Car Show in the Park at Elks Park in Rangely on Monday.

Bulls win at Septemberfest’s Rock’N’Bulls’N’Barrels

Colorado Northwestern Community College rodeo coach Jed Moore introduced his team to the applause of an overflowing grandstands at Columbine Park during the fourth annual Rock’N’Bull’N’Barrels event Saturday. CNCC has 22 out for the rodeo program, many among the top competitors in the nation and several returning members who participated in the College National Finals Rodeo.

RANGELY I The 4th annual Rock’N’Bull’N’Barrels competition was well attended but a bit of a letdown in Rangely for Saturday night’s performance.

We scream for ice cream…


Several hundred family members and individuals took part in the Rangely Museum’s Ice Cream Social at the museum on the east end of town on Sunday as part of Septemberfest.

Septemberfest Car Show


This 1939 Ford was one of many shiny classic cars from a three-state area that were on display at the car show on Monday afternoon in Elks Park as part of Septemberfest in Rangely.