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.

Septemberfest Art Show will decorate Rangely’s Elks Park on Labor Day

RANGELY — The Septemberfest Art Show will be from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday at Elks Park. All work submitted for the show with the appropriate entry fee will be included in the exhibition. Each artist may submit a maximum of three pieces.

Going to the dogs … and cats

Pet costume contest dresses up Monday RANGELY — Dogs with sunglasses. Cats wearing clothes. Dressed-up animals will make a fashion statement at the pet costume contest during Septemberfest.

Revving up interest

Septemberfest features pair of car shows RANGELY — There’s nothing like hot cars to heat up an event. Once again, Rangely’s Septemberfest will include a car show. Actually, two car shows. A staple of Septemberfest has been the car show in Elks Park.

Rodeo features region’s ‘working cowboys’

RANGELY — Last year was a first for the Septemberfest ranch rodeo.

End-of-summer celebration kicks off Friday in Rangely

RANGELY — Labor Day weekend signifies the end of summer. It also means it’s time for Septemberfest. The three-day community celebration, which started with a free picnic in 1974, will once again offer a free meal. And a whole lot more.