9:00 am – 5:00 pm
19th Annual Cowboy Days
March 3-4, 2018
Admission is $5 for everyone 5 and older
Saturday, March 3
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Ongoing activities: Chuck wagon cooking, the CASI Chili Cook-Off (tasting is from 2-3 p.m. $5), children’s activities, food & craft vendors, plant sale, living history characters from the Museum and Fort Selden Historic Site, blacksmith demonstrations, wood-carving demonstrations, weaving demonstrations, panning for gold activity, Western Writers of America, and the Back Country Horsemen of America.
9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Miniature train rides on the South 20 ($3).
9-10 a.m.: Pony rides on the South 20 ($5).
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Mechanical bull rides at the Pavilion on the South 20 ($3).
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Sheep to Shawl program in the Sheep & Goat Barn.
10-11 a.m.: Musician Eddy Harrison performs in the Courtyard.
10 a.m.: Milking Demonstration in the Dairy Barn.
10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Borderland Pistoleros Cowboy Mounted Shooting in the Roping Arena.
11-11:40 a.m.: Old West Thunder gunfight re-enactment in the Heritage Garden.
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Stagecoach rides in front of the Bruce King Building (donations).
11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Musician Tom Foster Morris in the Courtyard.
11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Author Ollie Reed in the Theater.
12-1 p.m.: Parade of Breeds in the Round Pen.
12-1 p.m.: Musician Kenny Arroyos in the Courtyard.
12-3 p.m.: Pony rides on the South 20 ($5).
12:30-1:30 p.m.: American Fashion Show in the Theater.
1-2 p.m.: Voz Vaqueros singers in the Courtyard.
1:30-2 p.m.: Author Stephen Zimmer in the Theater.
2-3 p.m.: Parade of Breeds in the Round Pen.
2-3 p.m.: CASI Chili Cook-Off tasting for the public ($5).
2-3 p.m.: Musician Eddy Harrison in the Courtyard.
2:15-2:55 p.m.: Old West Thunder gunfight re-enactments in the Heritage Garden.
3-5 p.m.: Borderland Pistoleros Cowboy Mounted Shooting in the Roping Arena.
3-3:30 p.m.: Author Tom Estes in the Theater.
3-4 p.m.: Musician Tom Foster Morris in the Courtyard.
3 p.m.: Milking Demonstration in the Dairy Barn.
4-5 p.m.: Daniel F. Beatty: Purveyor of Pump Organs, Clocks & Sewing in the Theater.
4-4:45 p.m.: Musician Kenny Arroyos in the Courtyard.
7-10 p.m.: Josh Grider’s “Good People” Album Release Concert & Dance in the Tortugas Room. ($19.90 at www.joshgrider.com or at the door).
Schedule is subject to change