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Western Folklife Center Gift Shop opens New Online Store
We’ve recently relocated the Gift Shop link to our top navigation, above, and opened our new Online Gift Store, featuring selected Western Folklife Center-produced items along with Memberships. As always, please call for telephone orders or questions, 775-738-7508, extension 234 (Toll Free at 1-888-880-5885), or email us at
In the Wiegand Gallery:
Portraits of the Gathering - acclaimed photographer Kevin Martini-Fuller shares over 30 years of portraits from the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in the Gallery and in a special Elko Storefront Exhibition.
I’ve Got Spurs, a collection of handcrafted spurs, vintage to contemporary, share the Gallery. Read more about it.
Western Folklife Center and
Colene Paradise Honored
The calendar says spring is just around the corner so we’re sharing this classic from our old Ranch Rhymes podcast. Bruce Kiskaddon penned a cautionary tale many years ago--a tongue-in-cheek story involving some bitter accusations and a pair of long johns. Sunny Hancock's recitation of "The Lost Flannins" from the 16th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering remains one of our favorites. Listen to more episodes.