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Two day ‘Mad Mountain Music Festival’ on Casper Mountain starts Friday

(Dan Cepeda, Oil City)

CASPER, Wyo. — The “Mad Mountain Music Festival” will kick off on Friday, Aug. 7 atop Casper Mountain, according to the festival’s website.

Festival organizers say it will feature “two epic days of live music, art installations, food vendors, yoga, meditation, volleyball tournament and delicious sustainably sourced beverages by Kona Coffee.”

The festival will be held on the Mills Spring Ranch on Casper Mountain which is located at 8000 Tower Hill Road. The line-up for the festival is available from the event’s website.

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Attendees have the option to purchase single day tickets or tickets for both days, including camping options.

The festival plans to follow COVID-19 and other safety precautions which include the following, according to the website:

Social Distancing

Signs will be in place to remind attendees to try and remain 6ft apart if possible

Face Mask

Attendees are not required to wear face mask outside of the stage area but we encourage you to do so. Around the stage, you will be required to wear a face mask if coming into close contact with other attendees. All staff and vendors interacting with the public will be screened for symptoms and required to wear face mask. 

Sanitation

Sanitation measures will be conducted two to three times per day in all of the bathrooms, showers and porta potties. There will be hand sanitizer located around all the vendors as well as in the bathrooms and showers. Attendees are advised to sanitize regularly.

Ice

Ice will not be available to help prevent any spread from contaminated bags. Please plan on bringing your own ice to the festival and remember that in and out privileges are available until midnight each night

Fires

This is unrelated to COVID-19 but there is a strict fire ban on Casper mountain therefore, campsite fires or any sort of fire toys will be strictly prohibited. Small portable propane grills are ok. 

Entry

Check in time for two day general admission tickets is Friday, August 7th from 2 PM to 10 PM. If you plan on checking in after that time please send us an email so we can work something out. Any Saturday day pass holders may arrive after 12 PM but must leave when the music has finished. Tickets will also be available at the gate. 

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What to do if you are feeling sick: In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Casper-Natrona County Health Department says that people who are feeling sick or exhibiting symptoms should contact their primary physician.

If you do not have a primary care provider, and live in Natrona County, please contact the COVID-19 hotline, operated by the Casper-Natrona County Department of Health. The line is open Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm 577-9892. Hotline services are intended for Natrona County residents and may not be able to provide specific information to persons calling from out of county.

Officials ask that you please do not self-report to the Emergency Room. Persons experiencing problems breathing should call 9-11.

For general inquiries and non-symptom related questions about COVID-19, please contact the Casper-Natrona County Health Department via email: covid@cnchd.org


  • Practice Social Distancing by putting distance between yourself and other people. This is especially important for people who are at higher risk of getting very sick.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing. If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Stay home if you’re sick
  • Cover coughs and sneezes. Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or use the inside of your elbow.
  • Clean AND disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.

A list of area closures attributed to COVID-19 are available here.