An Oak Tree and a Sea Change

Western Folklife Center Happenings

Let's Dance! returns to its twice-monthly schedule at the Western Folklife Center - be sure to check the event calendar for updates as to lessons and 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. Read More about Moving Rural Verse.

Be sure to add the monthly Southwind concerts to your event calendar: there's always room to dance in the Pioneer Saloon. Special St. Patrick's Day concert coming March 17!

3hat Trio returns to Elko for a March 10 concert! Tickets now available at the Western Folklife Center Gift Shop, 501 Railroad Street. $15 general; $10 for members, seniors and students. See Events Calendar for more information.

Featured Video

On February 2nd, Andy Wilkinson launched the 33rd Gathering with his Keynote Address in an exploration of the valued role of story in the ever-evolving narrative of the American West. A scholar, songwrite and poet, true stories from the past and present provide inspiration for many of Andy's poems and songs.

Featured Audio

As we head for Valentine's Day, here's a look back with the February 12, 2007 episode of our Ranch Rhymes podcast, recorded after the 23rd Gathering. At this time, we update the sentiments and thank those who could join us in Elko for our 33rd Gathering, and hope to see everyone next year!

Click the image to visit the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering!

Click the image to visit the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering!

Events Calendar