Antelope Butte Summer Festival is July 17-19

Performances by eight bands, competitions for kids and adults alike, food, beverages and the world famous bike toss highlight the lineup for the second annual Antelope Butte Summer Festival July 17-19 in the Big Horn Mountains.

The event is a showcase for the Antelope Butte Ski and Recreation Area, as an effort to reopen the facility has been ongoing for the past several years.

Bands scheduled to perform include Shot in the Foot (jam grass), Josh and Amber Hanson (folk acoustic duo), Canary Joe (jazz, blues and light rock), Wes Urbaniak (Americana), Bad Surgery (rock and roll), Too Hot to Handle (oldies), The InstaGators (soul, funk, Americana) and Ethan Chartier (one-man jam band).

Running and bicycling events of varying distances are planned, with all start times between the hours of 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.

For more information on the races, the band and the events, visit

Tickets are $10 each or $25 per family.

Kids 12 and under are free.