Archive - Jul 15, 2011

"Smokin . . . in bed" (Updated)

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Perhaps "Smokin . . . in bed" is among the reasons the bed by the same name did not win the Annual Beds Along the Bighorns Bed Race on Saturday before the parade. After several heats it came down to NX Bar and Bob's Super Clean for the championship. Scroll down or check here for the winners and more:

Grand Marshall Time @ The Parade

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The Grand Marshall for the 2011 Sheridan WYO Rodeo parade was none other than U. S. Senator & Mrs. Mike Enzi. For more on the parade see:

Crow Pow Wow on Grinnell

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The Crow Indians held a Pow Wow on Grinnell Plaza shortly after the Rodeo Parade wrapped up Friday.

Beautiful Day for a Parade

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One of the many unique scenes from the 2011 Sheridan WYO Rodeo Parade.

Thousands lined Historic Downtown Sheridan to once again take in the Sheridan WYO Rodeo Parade that had a little bit of everything this year. As far as what some of those in attendance thought of this year's parade?

Crow Indian Pow Wow and Dance

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The Crow Indians put on quite a show on Grinnell Plaza after the parade Friday.

The Crow Indian Pow Wow that took place on Grinnell Plaza shortly after the parade was a hit with everyone who took the time to stop by. Pow Wow Director Tim Realbird says that he enjoys coming to Sheridan every year for the Rodeo.

Kiwanis Duck Race “Slides” to a New Location

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This little duck got to take a dip in the pool instead of the creek.

The Kiwanis Duck Race was supposed to take place in Big Goose Creek Friday afternoon, but after a quick meeting of the minds it was decided to have the race take place down the Kendrick Pool slide.

Count'em if you Can

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At 8:00 am Saturday a record 420 participants competed in the Annual Sneakers & Spurs 5K run and 1.5 mile walk. For more scroll down & see:

NX Bar Takes Second Straight Bed Race Title

Mattresses on raised frames with four bike wheels, and one three-wheeled bed made up the traditional scene for the bed races down Main Street right before the parade took off Friday morning. NX Bar took the race by about three seconds over Bob's Super Clean for the second straight year.

Record 420 Participants in Sneakers and Spurs 5K Run

Michael Kesy of Cheyenne

A record 420 participants competed in the annual Sneakers and Spurs 5K run and 1.5 mile walk. Just as the sun started to hit main street, the first finishers came across the finish line in front of The Sports Stop.

Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast Serves About 2,500

Hundreds got up early Friday for the annual pancake breakfast as great weather greeted the soon-to-be-well-fed people for the beginning of Sheridan WYO Rodeo Parade day Friday morning. Mark Kinner, with Kiwanis, says that the event is always a great success.