National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Press Information


Every year, dozens of writers, photographers and filmmakers come to Elko to attend the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering and are usually blown away by what they find here. If you are interested in attending the Gathering, or would just like more information, please contact Darcy Minter, External Communications Director, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Download the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Media Credential Application.
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Fill out our Online Media Credential Application to submit your application.

Read press releases about the upcoming National Cowboy Poetry Gathering:

The 32nd National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Begins Next Week

01/19/2016
Conservation, Stewardship Discussions Important Part of the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering 01/12/2016
   
Western Folklife Center Seeking Volunteers for the 32nd National Cowboy Poetry Gathering 12/08/2015
   
National Cowboy Poetry Gathering Hosts 3rd Annual Poetry Competion for Next Generation of Western Poets 11/04/2015
   
Tickets to the 32nd National Cowboy Poetry On Sale October 8 10/08/2015
   
Experience the Arts & Culture of the Northern Plains at the 32nd National Cowboy Poetry Gathering 09/10/2015

See photos from prior Gatherings in our Photo Gallery.

The Western Folklife Center also produces events and exhibits throughout the year and we make frequent announcements to the press about our activities. Visit our press room. If you are interested in being on our press release list, please email Darcy Minter at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .