A long-time Cheyenne Frontier Days tradition resumes this week with the Free Pancake Breakfasts presented by the Kiwanis Club of Cheyenne.

The free breakfast includes pancakes, ham, plus coffee, juice or milk. The event is held Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Cheyenne Depot Plaza from 7a.m. to 9 a.m..

Last year's CFD breakfasts fed roughly 31,000 people, and Laramie County Emergency Management officials use the free breakfast as a study tool to see how thousands of people could be fed in the event of an emergency