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You'll find some of our member entertainers perfoming at a lot of these cowboy gatherings and music festivals, but you'll also find listings for other events, too. If you're looking for entertainment check out the following coming events!

We do our best to ensure the accuracy of postings, however, we suggest you contact the event organizers directly to confirm. If you have an event you'd like us to post here send it to our president for consideration.

If you're thinking about going to an upcoming event, but aren't sure what it's like, then maybe you can find a review of what happened last year, on our Reviews page.

2015

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

15th Annual 100 Mile House Cowboy Concert February 14th

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

The 19th Annual Kamloops Cowboy Festival March 12th - 15th

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

Taber Country Jamboree - 18th Annual March 21st

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

Yodelfest 2015 - 11th Annual May 9th

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

Alberta's Men & Women of Country Music May 9th

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

Canadian Rockies Cowboy Festival - 10th Annual May 22nd - 24th

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

Willow Creek Cowboy Gathering - 15th Annual July 10th - 12th

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

Vilna Cowboy Fest - 5th Annual July 17th to 19th

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

Stony Plain Cowboy Poetry Festival - 23rd Annual August 21st - 23rd

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

Maple Creek 26th Cowboy Poetry Gathering - September 18th to 20th

A Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Cowboy Festival, or other Upcoming Event

Trail's End Gathering - October 2nd - 4th


 


The 15th Annual 100 Mile House Cowboy Concert


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Saturday, February 14th, 2015
$15 Matinee show - 2:00pm
$15 Evening show - 7:00pm
For details call toll free 1-888-763-2221
Featuring: Tom Cole, Brian Salmond, Lelie Ross, and Jason Ruscheinsky
Email: msprings@bcinternet.net

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The 19th Annual Kamloops Cowboy Festival


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March 12th to 15th, 2015
Over 40 western entertainers will perform
2 venues with a main stage each going on the time
Open Mic all weekend
Rising Star Showcase with big prize money!
Art of the West Show and Sale
Western / Cowboy Trade Show
Full weekend pass $75.00

For tickets and/or info call 1-888-763-2221
Email: cowboys@bcchs.com
Web site: www.bcchs.com

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Taber Country Jamboree (18th Annual)


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Taber Country Jamboree (18th Annual) March 21, 2015, Taber Community Center, 11:30 - 5:00. Tickets available at the door or at the Museum. $10/Adult, $5/child (age 6-12), $25/Family. NC under age 6. Cowboy lunch and desserts available. Entertainment includes Bill Lawson, Teri Valgardson & Gloria Cyr, Los Gringos, Harry & Jen Zollner, Bud Stewart, Jim Peace, Dean Osen, Bj Smith, Larry Krause and Dusty Road.
For further info, contact Karen Ingram, phone 403-223-5708 Email: tiimchin@telusplanet.net

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Yodelfest 2014 - 11th Annual


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Yodelfest 2015 - 11th Annual - May 9, 2015 @ 1:30 pm, Town & Country Centre, 275 Jensen Drive, Airdrie, AB "Tribute to members of RCMP who have lost their lives while on active duty". Features Calgary Swiss Yodel Club, Calgary Swiss dancers, Rising Star - 15-year old Susanne Heysteck from Rocky Mountain House, outstanding fiddle player, Erie Crawford, Vic Nicolls on guitar with Chet Atkins styling. Multi-award winning Miriam Dreher and the Mountaineers close out the show, which has been sold out in previous years. Get tickets early!

For info and tickets, contact Miriam's Music 403-928-1961 or yodelgirl@telus.net.

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Yodelfest 2014 - 11th Annual


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Alberta's Men & Women of Country Music - May 9, 2015 - 11:00 am to 8:00 pm. Hoadley Community Hall, corner of Highway # 20 & 611, Hoadley, AB.
Tickets $25 in advance to May 12th and $30 at the door. Concessions available Contact Shirley at 403-843-6004, Tickets at Stationery, Stories & Sound, Rimbey, AB.
Supper $13.50/plate - please RESERVE in advance. Great Mother's Day Event AWOCM Lifetime Achievement Award - Alice Sinclair (ACPA Member) AMOCM Lifetime Achievement Award - Lou Paul Special Guest, Cowboy Poet Doris Daley. Line-up also includes Award Winners, Charlie Ewing and others.

For info and tickets, contact Shirley Music 403-843-6004.

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Canadian Rockies Cowboy Festival


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Canadian Rockies Cowboy Festival (10th Annual) - May 22-24th, David Thompson Resort, Nordegg, AB MC Bj Smith, Featuring: Eli Barsi, Tim Hus, Hanson Family, Pernel Reichert Band, Danny & Susan Gibson, Dwain Sank, Joni Harms. Headliner: Marty Haggard. Evening Dances with 3 Musty Steers. Tickets - Full Weekend with Sat, BBQ (Includes Sunday Show & Dinner) $200/person; Full Weekend with Sat BBQ (No Sunday show or dinner) $160/person; Full Weekend (No Sat BBQ or Sunday show or dinner) $125/person, Kids 6-12 $50 per person for weekend, Kids under 6 are free.
For more information phone: 1-888-810-2103
or 403-721-2103, or see their web site at: www.davidthompsonresort.com

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Willow Creek Cowboy Gathering


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Willow Creek Cowboy Gathering (15th Annual) - July 10-12, 2015, Stavely Arena, Stavely, AB Live Cowboy Music & Poetry featuring 11 musicians & 6 poets. Tickets: Weekend Pass $50, Fri or Sat day pass $30, Evening only $20. Free admission for kids 16 and under. Free onsite dry camping; Trade Show, Kids Activities. Contact Cliff and Audrey Egger ... email: eggerclaud@gmail.com or Phone 403-549-2453
Web site: www:wccowboygathering.com

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Vilna Cowboy Fest - 5th Annual


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Vilna Cowboy Fest (5th Annual) - July 17 to 19, Vilna Culture Center, 5431 - 50 (Main) Street, Vilna, AB Theme is "Celebrating the Cowgirl". All indoor show, concessions, meals available. Cowboy poetry and music, stagecoach rides outdoors. Featuring: Eli Barsi, Doris Daley, Bj Smith, Dennis Landry, Bob Glidden, The Carolines, Adele Johnson, The Command Sisters, Bryn Thiessen.

More details at www.VilnaAgSociety.com
or phone 780-260-0222.

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The 23rd Stony Plain Cowboy Poetry Festival

Stony Plain Cowboy Music & Cowboy Poetry Festival (23rd Annual) August 21-23, 2015, Stony Plain Heritage Park, 5100 - 41 Avenue, Stony Plain, AB Free Camping, Two Show Stages, Concessions, Reining Demos. Featuring: Gary Fjellgaard, Doris Daley, Bj Smith, Ol' Ugly, Allen Christie Band, Jackson MacKenzie, The Carolines, Cary Treasure, Russ Graff, Bob Glidden, The Command Sisters. Tickets: Weekend $55, Friday $15, Saturday $40, Sunday $10. Contact: phone: 780-963-6092 website: www.stonyplaincowboypoetry.com

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Maple Creek 26th Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Maple Creek 26th Cowboy Poetry Gathering & Western Art and Cowboy Gear Show, September 18-20, Maple Creek, SK. Tickets available at Jasper Center - phone 306-662-2434 to reserve your weekend pass. For other info contact Eleanor Bowie at: 306-558-4428. Web site: www.maplecreekcowboypoetry.com

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ACPA Trail's End Cowboy Poetry Gathering

October 2nd - 4th, 2015 - 12th Annual
High River Full Gospel Church in High River, Alberta
Friday Evening - $15.00
Saturday evening - $15.00
Weekend Pass - $25.00.
Saturday evening dinner (Beef Stew & Biscuits) - $20.00
Note: Day performances are free.
Ticket information - 403-946-5482 or 403-649-2701
To pay by Visa, MC, or debit 403-652-7156
Friday Senior Group ordering - 403-440-9714
Info: acpatrailsend@gmail.com


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