Announcing the Featured Artists of the 35th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering!
Western Folklife Center Happenings
Read more about the 35th Gathering
the 35th national cowboy poetry gathering is coming!
Announcing the 2019 Poster, featuring the photography of Kurt Marcus. Click image above, to view the brochure!
Wiegand Gallery ExhibitIONs-western folklife center
501 Railroad Street
Stitching Art—Contemporary Quilts and More
September 21-December 8, 2018
Learn how DW Groethe crafts a song in this past Western Folklife Center radio episode of What's in a Song, that aired on NPR in February 2012. "I'm living the dream:" just hearing the phrase is probably enough to make most of us roll our eyes and groan. Yet Montana songwriter DW Groethe knows and wrote a song in honor of someone who, years ago, managed to do just that: his dentist! Listen to more of What’s in a Song.
Tickets on sale now through February 2, 2019!
Join us January 28-February 2, 2019 for the 35th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering.
Join us for Jam On! every 2nd Wednesday, for all musicians - beginner to professional.
Listen and dance to local band Southwind in the Pioneer Saloon every 3rd Wednesday of the month.
Join us in Elko for the 35th Gathering, Jan 28-Feb 2, 2019!