720 Sheridan Avenue
Cody, WY 82414
Buffalo Bill’s Birthday Bash
The Friday in February closest to William F. Cody’s birthday (February 26)
Wish Buffalo Bill a “happy birthday!” at a free event at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West Friday, February 27, 5 – 7 p.m. William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody’s birthday is February 26, and each year we celebrate the event with a free birthday party on a Friday evening close to the date.
A guest speaker or special activity related to Buffalo Bill, the Wild West, or the Buffalo Bill Combination is generally a part of our celebration of Buffalo Bill’s birthday; details to come!
For families and kids, you can make your own Buffalo Bill movie poster at a stop in the Buffalo Bill Museum.
And of course, enjoy light hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar in the Hub throughout the party.
Until then, enjoy our short video birthday card to Buffalo Bill!
Our celebration at the Center is just one of the events in town centered around Buffalo Bill’s birthday.
The Buffalo Bill Birthday Ball, a charity event organized by the Knights of Columbus, takes place Saturday, February 28 with dancing, a prime rib dinner, live and silent auctions, and turn-of-the-century dress.
The Cody High School FFA chapter hosts its annual wreath-laying ceremony at Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney’s sculpture Buffalo Bill—The Scout on Buffalo Bill’s actual birthday, February 26, 11 a.m.