36th Gathering Celebrates Black Cowboys
Western Folklife Center Happenings
On Sale now for 36th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering!
nationalcowboypoetrygathering.org for invited artist bios and audio clips, featured videos, special shows and much more.
Western Folklife Center members receive a special Members’ Show and other members-only benefits during the Gathering and throughout the year. Read more about membership and join now. Click here to read more about the upcoming 36th Gathering.
Western Folklife Center Gift Shop: New Online Store
Be sure to visit our Online Gift Store, featuring selected Western Folklife Center-produced items along with Memberships. As always, give us a call for telephone orders or questions, 775-738-7508, extension 234 (Toll Free at 1-888-880-5885), or email us at
New Exhibition in Wiegand Gallery now open
Now exhibiting in the Western Folklife Center’s Wiegand Gallery - Climb Down the Ladder, This Painting is Done: Contemporary Muralists, Outside In, September 16-December 14, 2019. Join us for a free exhibition opening reception September 25th, 7:00 pm-9:00 pm. This exhibition is a feature of the Elko Mural Expo! Read more about our exhibitions.
We are loving Jaymi's 36th Gathering Playlist in Spotify and invite you to enjoy our featured artists, too!