Media Access & Coverage of 2019 Wyoming Inaugural Events

December 18, 2018

Cheyenne, Wyoming – Governor-elect Mark Gordon and the Wyoming Inauguration Committee announced details today regarding press coverage and media credentialing for the 2019 Wyoming Inauguration.

Local, state and national media are invited to cover four main events for the inauguration, a Prayer Service, Swearing in Ceremony, Public Reception and the Inauguration Gala. All press must receive media credentials to cover the events. The media credentialing form is attached and must be submitted via email to Kristin Walker at kristin@gordonforwyoming.com by Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

Details and press access information for the inaugural events are as follows:


Prayer Service

January 7, 2019 at 8:30 AM

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church

1908 Central Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming

Limited Space for Press


Swearing in Ceremony

January 7, 2019 at 10:30 AM

Cheyenne Civic Center

520 West 20th Street, Cheyenne, Wyoming

Event to be livestreamed.

Press with AV needs must be pre-set by 8:00 a.m.

Press wishing to sit in the general audience may arrive at their leisure knowing seating is on a first come, first serve basis.



Public Reception

January 7, 2019 at 11:30 AM

Wyoming State Museum

2103 Central Avenue, Cheyenne, Wyoming

No Special Accommodations for Press, But Welcome


Inauguration Gala

January 7, 2019 at 7:30 PM

Little America Hotel and Resort

2800 West Lincolnway, Cheyenne, Wyoming

Designated Press Room


No interviews with the Governor-elect or First Lady-elect will take place on the day of inauguration. Media outlets are limited to one reporter and one videographer or photographer at the Swearing In Ceremony and Inauguration Gala.

For media credentialing or additional questions about press coverage of the event, please contact Kristin Walker at 307.690.4705 or kristin@gordonforwyoming.com. For the latest information about the inauguration, please visit https://wyoming2019.com or contact Inauguration Committee Chairman Dave Picard at chairman@wyoming2019.com or 307.514.3241.