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.

Septemberfest 2013


Car show…

Ice Cream Social is Sunday

RANGELY I The Rangely Outdoor Museum’s Annual Ice Cream Social and Homemade Ice Cream Contest is Sunday at 1 p.m. during Septemberfest.

Septemberfest blends the old, new and revamped

The big fun this weekend will be Rangely’s annual Septemberfest, running Friday through Monday with a wide variety of fun, food and activities, celebrating Labor Day.

RANGELY I Whether you’re new to Labor Day weekend Septemberfest activities or returning for a second or third decade, expect a blend of traditional favorites, revamped versions of repeat events and fresh activities in the mix this year.