34th Gathering Poets & Musicians
Western Folklife Center Happenings
Moving Rural Verse is on DVD
Gathering Tickets on
sale September 5
34th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering tickets go on sale to Western Folklife Center members on September 5, with a discounted price for the 3-day deluxe pass (only $60 until October 5, $80 after that date) and, as always, the free members' show. Become a member! Public sales begin October 5. Join us for the Gathering, January 29-February 3, 2018.
Super Summer Sale in the Gift Shop
Super Summer Sale at the Western Folklife Center Gift Shop: come in and save on children's items; CDs and DVDs; books on cooking, Nevada and the West; gifts of glassware, handbags, pottery; National Cowboy Poetry Gathering posters; Western art and much more!
The new Moving Rural Verse - DVD is available in the Gift Shop. Visit us at 501 Railroad Street, Elko, or call 775-738-7508, extension 234 (Toll Free at 1-888-880-5885) to order.
Western Mercantile Seeking Vendors
The Western Folklife Center is now accepting vendor applications for the 2018 National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Western Mercantile. Read more and apply.
Congratulations to our friend Ian Tyson - a featured artist of the Canada 150 celebration. We look back to an earlier year in this segment of our radio series What's in a Song (20014-2012), where Tyson tell the story of writing his classic folk song "Four Strong Winds."