2014 Wyoming State Fair Dates: Aug. 9-16!

Area Information

Take a moment to learn a little more about what the Wyoming State Fair and surrounding area has to offer.

Douglas, Wyoming is a community of approximately 5,000 people located 130 miles north of Cheyenne, the state capital and 50 miles east of Casper. The North Platte River runs through town, offering entertainment for those who love to fish, swim, canoe, or just take a walk on the scenic walking paths located at the river's edge. For more information on Douglas, visit the Chamber of Commerce.

Douglas

Weather

Weather during the State Fair can be unpredictable. The average high temperature for August is 85 F, the average low is 52 F and there's a 21% chance of precipitation. The average wind is 8 mph. Basically, what this means is that it will be hot, most likely windy, and there's a good chance that it will rain at least once during the fair. For a more specific forecast, click here.

Motels / Hotels

Clarion Inn & Suites (formerly Best Western Douglas Inn)

1450 Riverbend Drive, Douglas
307-358-9790

First Interstate Inn

2349 E. Richards, Douglas (Exit 135)
307-358-2833

Four Winds Motel

615 East Richards, Douglas
307-358-2322

Holiday Inn Express

900 West Yellowstone, Douglas
307-358-4500

Howards Motel

106 A Street, Glendo
307-735-4252

Labonte Inn

206 Walnut St., Douglas (Exit 135)
307-358-4343

Plains Motel Complex

628 E. Richards, Douglas (Exit 135)
307-358-4484

Sleep Inn & Suites

508 Cortez Drive, Douglas
307-358-2777

Super 8 Motel

314 Russell, Douglas
307-358-6800

Camping

Ayres Natural Bridge

11 miles west of Douglas on I-25, exit 151
4 miles South on County Road #13
307-358-3532
(Space limited to 30 foot trailers or smaller.)

Jackalope KOA Campground

Highway 91
1.6 Miles West of Douglas
307-358-2164

Lonetree Mobile Village RV Park

South to Riverbend Dr, Douglas
307-358-6669

Riverside Park

Downtown Douglas
307-358-9750
307-358-3311

Wyoming State Fairgrounds

400 West Center, Douglas
307-358-2398
(Groups of 20 or more)
See Camping

Bed & Breakfast

Deer Forks Ranch

1200 Poison Lake Road, Douglas
307-358-2033

Two Creek Ranch

800 Esterbrook Road, Douglas
307-358-3467

Dining

Arby's Restaurant

355 N. Russel Ave, Douglas
307-358-4400

Broken Wheel Truck Stop & Restaurant

2332 E. Richards, Douglas
307-358-4446

Chutes Eatery & Saloon

1450 Riverbend Dr.
I-25 Exit 140, Douglas
307-358-9790
1-800-344-2113

Clementine's Cattle Company

1199 Mesa Dr., Douglas
307-358-9400

Four Seasons Chinese Restaurant

1020 Richards, Douglas
307-358-5091

Hotel Labonte

206 Walnut St., Douglas
307-358-4343

KFC

1826 E. Richards, Douglas
307-358-6407

The Koop

108 N. 3rd St., Douglas
307-358-3509

La Costa Mexican Restaurant

1213 Teton Way, Douglas
307-358-2449

McDonald's

1090 W. Yellowstone Hwy, Douglas
307-358-9700

Pizza Hut

1830 Richards, Douglas
307-358-2224

Plains Motel & Gift Shop

528 E. Richards, Douglas
307-358-4484

Subway Sandwiches

1119 Yellowstone Hwy., Douglas
307-358-6943

Taco Johns

902 Jefferson, Douglas
307-358-5640

Village Inn Restaurant

1840 E. Richards, Douglas
307-358-5600

Whistle-stop Mercantile

200 S. 3rd, Douglas
307-358-3663

Other Nearby Restaurants
Esterbrook Lodge

32 Pine-Esterbrook Rd.
(The Best little Steak House & Saloon)
(28 Miles S. of Douglas on 94)
307-351-7568

Orin Junction Food & Fuel

75 Hwy 18-20, Orin
(15 miles SE of Douglas on I-25)
307-358-2870


Glenrock

22 Miles West of Douglas - Right Off 1-25:

Motels

All American Inn

500 W. Aspen Street, Glenrock
307-436-2772

Glenrock Motel

108 S 3rd Street, Glenrock
307-436-2772

Hotel Higgens

416 W. Birch Street, Glenrock
307-436-9212

Mabuhay

302 W. Birch Street, Glenrock
307-436-5468

Dining

Classic Cafe & Pizza

201 S. 4th St., Glenrock
307-436-2244

Fort Diablo Steak House & Saloon

1136 Hwy 20-26-87, Glenrock
907-436-2288

Four Acres Cafe & Steakhouse

316 W. Birch St., Glenrock
307-436-9095

Paisley Shawl / Hotel Higgens

416 W. Birch, Glenrock
307-436-9212
1-800-458-0144

Location


Driving Directions: From I-25, take exit 140 (toward WY-59/ Douglas /Gillette). Go straight at the 4-way stop and stay on that road as it curves and turns into Center Street. The main entrance to the fair is on the right side of the road about 1 mile after you exit I-25.

Note: During the fair, only vehicles bringing livestock are allowed to use this entrance. Free parking is available to the south, on Brownfield Road. See the State Fair Park map (.pdf) for more details.

For more driving directions, visit MapQuest.com.