Lewistown: August 12-15, 2021
(Rescheduled from 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions)
The 36th Montana Cowboy Poetry Gathering & Western Music Rendezvous, August 12-15, 2021 in Lewistown is “ready to ride.”
Red Steagall, Poet Laureate of Texas and ultimate cowboy poet of the genre, will star Saturday night, August 14, at the Fergus Center for the Performing Arts at 7:30pm. Opening the show will be humorist cowchix and poetress Sareena Murnane of Choteau and The Carr Family Cowboy Band from Whitman, Nebraska.
Fergus High School will be Day Headquarters for the Gathering on Friday, August 13 and Saturday, August 14. Over 50 hours of entertainment are scheduled, performed
by more than 70 cowboy poets and Western musicians. The Judith Mountain Players will perform a play, Western vendors and food vendors will keep attendees happy, and a red-hot raffle of vintage Western trappings and treasures will also be at Day Headquarters.
Other Gathering events include a Welcome Dinner & Talent Showcase, Western Vendor Show, a Jam ‘n Dance, Charlie Russell Chew Choo dinner train, and Cowboy Church at Celebration Community Fellowship Church.
Information and tickets for the August 12-15, 2021 Gathering are available at The Lewistown Art Center, 323 West Main Street, (406) 535-8278.
General admission tickets for Red Steagall are available online at MontanaCowboyPoetryGathering.com.
Tickets and information also available at (406) 538-4575.
Tickets already purchased for 2020 will be honored for the 36th Gathering.
For more information, visit MontanaCowboyPoetryGathering.com.