Events: April


Find links to all months here.


• April 7, 2019
9th Annual Poetry & BBQ  Vero Beach, Florida

• April 12-13, 2019
32nd Annual St. Anthony Cowboy Poetry Gathering St. Anthony, Idaho

• April 13, 2019
Western Heritage Awards at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

• April 13, 2019
26th Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival Santa Clarita, California

• April 13, 2019
Ranch Day at the National Ranching Heritage Center Lubbock, Texas

• April 13-14, 2019
Folkfest New Braunfels, Texas

• April 18-22, 2019
53rd National Folk Festival  Canberra, Australia

• April 19-21, 2019
98th Annual Red Bluff Roundup Red Bluff, California

• April 20-May 28, 2018
Trappings of Texas Custom Cowboy Gear and Western Art Exhibit Alpine, Texas


April 21-27, 2019:  18th annual Cowboy Poetry Week


Cowboy Poetry Week events:

Monday, April 15, 2019
Ogden Main Library
Cowboy Poetry and Western Music  6:30 pm
Open to all
2464 Jefferson Ave. , Ogden, Utah
with Amanda Hoesel, Jenny Anderson accompanied by David Anderson, and Sam DeLeeuw

Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Southwest Branch Library
Cowboy Poetry and Western Music  6:30 pm
Open to all
2039 West 4000 S, Roy, Utah
with Robin Arnold & Sam DeLeeuw

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
Museum of the Oregon Territory
“Murdock Talks-Monthly Lecture Series” 7-8 pm
No cost courtesy of Clackamas County Historical Society
211 Tumwater Drive, Oregon City, Oregon
with Tom Swearingen

Wednesday,  April 17, 2019
North Branch Library
Cowboy Poetry and Western Music  6:30 pm
475 East 2600 No, Ogden, Utah
with Saddle Strings & Bob Urry

Thursday, April 18, 2019
Pleasant Valley Branch
Cowboy Poetry and Western Music  6:30 pm
5568 Adams Avenue, Ogden, Utah
with Sawtooth Mountain Boys & Gordon Champneys

Saturday, April 20, 2019
Ogden Valley Branch
Cowboy Poetry and Western Music  1:00 pm
131 South 400 East, Huntsville, Utah
with David Anderson & Thatch Elmer

Monday, April 22, 2019
Juanita Pohl Community Center
Cowboy Poetry Week Program 12:30-1:30PM
No cost courtesy of Tualatin Parks and Recreation
8513 SW Tualatin, Rd. Tualatin, Oregon
with Tom Swearingen

April 26, 2019
4th Annual Bristow Cowboy Poetry Gatherin’  Slick, Oklahoma



• April 26-28, 2019
Stagecoach Indio, California

• April 26-18, 2019
103rd Annual Meeting, Texas Folklore Society  McKinney, Texas

• April 27, 2019
48th Annual Bob Wills Day Festival Turkey, Texas



• Dates not yet received for 2019
Kansas Cowboy Poetry Contest Qualifying Event (1)  Ellsworth, Kansas

• Dates not yet received for 2019
Genoa Western Heritage Day Genoa, Nevada

• Dates not yet received for 2019
Black Hills Great American Cowboy Music and Poetry Gathering  Lead, South Dakota

• Dates not yet received for 2019
Old Florida Folk Festival  Ft. Pierce, Florida