The Making of the Poem-Film,
"Homesteaders, Poor and Dry."

Western Folklife Center Happenings

Digital Storytelling and Oral History:
We’re offering two great workshops
to hone your skills at the 33rd Gathering!
Read more about workshops.

The 2017 Gathering Wild Rag is now available in the Gift Shop! Call 775-738-7508, extension 234; or Toll Free at 1-888-880-5885 to order.

The Ties that Bind:
The Moth in Elko!

Saturday, February 4, 2017
A dance between documentary and theater, storytelling and performance,
everyday people and entertainment.
Read more.

During the Gathering, attend special topic discussions on important issues current in the rural West. Read more.

Featured Video

Tickets still available for the Kicking Up Dust show-and the Saturday Night Dance! Here's a sneak preview: Doug Moreland and the Flying Armadillos performing "If You're Ever Down in Texas (Look Me Up)."

Featured Audio

As everyone prepares to journey to Elko for the 33rd Gathering, here's a past What's In a Song radio series episode about traveling: Geoff Mack's writing of the song "I've Been Everywhere."

Events Calendar