Fort Bridger Events 2019
April 20-Easter Egg Hunt
Take your picture with a silly bunny and hunt for eggs. Sponsored by the Mountain View Lions Club.
May 27- Memorial Day Flag Raising
We remember those who lost their lives serving our country through a Flag Raising Ceremony conducted at the flag pole by volunteers from the American Legion and VFW. The ceremony includes a 21-gun salute and taps.
July 3- Treaty of 1868 Reenactment
Commemoration and historical reenactment of the Treaty of 1868 that was signed at Fort Bridger.
July 4- Fourth of July Kids Extreme
Free- Begins right after the parade through Fort Bridger that starts at 11 am.
Games and activities to enjoy with prizes and refreshments. This year’s theme is the
150th anniversary of women’s suffrage in Wyoming.
August 30-September 2- Fort Bridger Mountain Man Rendezvous
8am- $5 per person, 12 and under free, dressed in pre-1840 head-to-toe free
Food, shopping, kids activities, music, dancing, marksmanship competitions, and more. Visitors dressed pre-1840 head-to-toe attire enters free. Sponsored by the Fort Bridger Rendezvous Association.
September 28- Bike Your Park
10am- Free to participants
Experience the fort in a new way by biking a guided two mile path around the fort.
October TBA- Halloween Tick-or-Treat
6:30-9pm- $5 per person, 5 and under free
Walk a solar lighted path, get spooked by volunteers, receive candy at historic buildings, and end with hot beverages and a hay ride back to your vehicle. Sponsored by the Fort Bridger Historical Association.
December 15- Victorian Christmas at the Fort
2-5pm- $5 per person, 12 and under free
Visit the Commanding Officer’s Quarters for children’s activities, caroling, pictures with Santa, readings of The Night Before Christmas, and refreshments. Sponsored by the Fort Bridger Historical Association.
January 1, 2020- First Day Hike
Take in history, scenery, and make new friends as you walk one mile around the
site with refreshments to follow.