Join us In July for Caspar Collins DAY Saturday, July 27th 10am to 4pm  *  FREE

Fort Caspar Museum and its support group, the Fort Caspar Museum Association, invite you to enjoy a favorite local tradition this summer with “Caspar Collins Day at the Fort.”  Join us on Saturday, July 27th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm as we commemorate Casper’s namesake.  All are welcome to this FREE event.   Click HERE for a printable schedule.

Schedule of Events

10am  “Join the Frontier Army” 

10:30  “Trick Shooter”

11am   “History & Heritage of Longhorns”
12pm   “Shootout” by the Bessemer Vigilance Committee

1pm   “Bluecoat and Pioneer: The Recollections of John Benton Hart” Lecture by John Hart

 2pm   “History & Heritage of Longhorns” 
2:30   “Trick Shooter” 

3pm   “Join the Frontier Army”

On-Going Throughout the Day


Talk to Soldiers, Mountain Men and a Buffalo Hunter

Pack a Covered Wagon            Try your hand at Roping

Ride a Texas Longhorn          Pull a Mormon Handcart

Toys & Games from the 1800s

Craft Fair            Food Vendors


Craft and Food Vendors:  If you would like to set up your 10 x 10' booth at our Vendor Mart, please fill out and return an application form.  There is a table fee for vendors selling items and FREE for nonprofit organizations.  Click HERE for Vendor Application.

19th-Century Period Vendors:  Vendors selling period-appropriate items with period-appropriate booth displays are encouraged to join us.  Please contact the Museum for more information.  

Call the Museum if you have questions:  307-235-8462 or you may send an email to

Fort Caspar Museum is located at 4001 Fort Caspar Road.  Call us at 307-235-8462.

Caspar Collins Day is a joint project of Fort Caspar Museum and the Fort Caspar Museum Association.

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