Bret Michaels' brought the rock and roll party recognizing local active military, veterans, teachers, and first responders to the Casper Events Center Wednesday night.

Casper served as the kick off for the Hometown Heroes tour featuring Bret Michaels, Night Ranger, Firehouse, and special guest Joe Nichols. The Casper Events Center was filled with excited fans that came to party and honor local heroes.

Casper nominated dozens of heroes to recognized and five were chosen to go backstage to meet Bret and were honored on stage in front of Casper.