November 03, 2023 - November 04, 2023
Grand Valley Event Center
2400 Consistory Ct.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Cowboy poetry grew from a time when, after a day of work, cowboys would gather around the campfire to occupy and entertain one another with tall tales and folk songs. This form of poetry grew out of a tradition of extemporaneous composition carried on by workers on cattle drives and ranches. Cowboy poetry continues to be written and celebrated today through events like the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering held every year in Elko, Nevada. Including “roundups” dedicated to cowboy poetry, as well
Event Category:Music & Concerts
General Information:Admission: Days Free, Evenings $15, or $25 for two nights, Hours: Friday 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM & 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM. Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM & 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM.