Bull riding new event

FILE PHOTO Hank and Wade Allred are the organizers of the Septemberfest rodeo, which will start at 5 p.m. Saturday at Columbine Park.

Columbine Park will be rockin’ this weekend. Not with loud guitars and bangin’ drums. But with cowboys and some of the meanest, baddest behemoths around.

For the working men and women

Everyone is welcome to attend Septemberfest — Rangely’s annual Labor Day celebration. But Tim Webber, director of the Rangely Recreation and Parks District, which is the main sponsor of this weekend’s events, has some people he would like to personally invite.

Woof Fest will be part of Septemberfest

In conjunction with Septemberfest, a new event, Woof Fest, will be held Monday at 10:30 a.m. at Elks Park. The event will feature numerous contests, including an essay contest and a photo contest, as well as a silent auction for a handmade quilt.

Slide Show: Septemberfest

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RANGELY | The annual Septemberfest always proves to be a great weekend of family fun, and this Labor Day’s festivities were no exception.

Pair of car shows will give auto enthusiasts plenty of chances to drool over classic chassis

Organizers hope the weather will cooperate for this year’s Septemberfest Car Show on Monday.

RANGELY I Gentleman, start your engines. OK, don’t start them, but park ’em so they can be admired.

Two-day rodeo will kick off four days of Septemberfest 2009 fun, activities

Hank Allred of Rangely competed in last year’s Septemberfest rodeo. He and his brother Wade Allred again organized this year’s rodeo, which starts Friday night and resumes Saturday morning.

RANGELY I You don’t have to be a cowboy to take part in this weekend’s rodeo, part of the Septemberfest activities.

See you at Septemberfest, it’ll be great!

Septemberfest’s “Day in the Park” on Saturday is a big hit with kids of all ages.

RANGELY I Things have been kind of crazy lately for the staff of Western Rio Blanco Metropolitan Recreation and Park District. Moving will do that to you.

Septemberfest: Schedule of Events

Friday, September 4 Rodeo — Columbine Park 6 p.m. to Finish Saturday, September 5 Buzzard 5K Walk/Run — Elks Park 8 a.m. to Finish Registration: $15 if you wish to receive a T-Shirt Rodeo — Columbine Park 10 a.m. to Finish Bike Rally — Elks Park, Parking Lot 11 a.m.-1

Walker Evans takes on Rangely rock

RANGELY — Of course, Willie Wills knew of Walker Evans, one of the best-known off-road drivers of all time. He’d even crossed paths with him a few times at four-wheeling events.

Ranch Rodeo winners named

RANGELY — The winners for the Septemberfest ranch rodeo includes:

Septemberfest pet contest cancelled

RANGELY — For all of you who stepped out and weathered the rain, we were sorry to have had to cancel our contest.

Septemberfest art awards go to seven artists

RANGELY — Rangely Arts Council’s second annual “Art in the Park” art show at Septemberfest featured the work of 19 artists. The participating artists showed their work, which included paintings, pastels, photographs, stained glass, carved antlers, and even a woven piece. Forty-three pieces were entered and there were seven winners.