What's Happening at the FRHM

March 4, 2018 through March 4, 2018

Cowboy Days
10:00 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, 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 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Sewing demo in the lobby (intermittent).
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Saddle & Tack talk in the Horse & Cattle Barn (intermittent).
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 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Laundress & family life demo on the South 20 (intermittent).
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Butter making demo & living history on the South 20 (intermittent).
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Woodworking demo on the South 20 (intermittent).
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.: Green Bridge living history on the bridge (intermittent).
10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Branding talk on the South 20, next to the chuck wagon (intermittent).
10- 11 a.m.: Musician Eddy Harrison performs in the Courtyard.
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.: Voz Vaqueros singers 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.: Musician Tom Foster Morris performs in the Courtyard.
1-3 p.m.: Tea party living history in the Dairy Barn (intermittent).
1:30-2 p.m.: Author Ollie Reed 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.
2-2:45 p.m.: Author Ralph Estes in the Theater.
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.
3-4 p.m.: Musician Tom Foster Morris in the Courtyard.
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).

Sunday, March 4
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Ongoing activities: Chuck wagon cooking, children’s activities, the CASI Chili Cook-Off, 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.

10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Miniature train rides on the South 20 ($3).
10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Mechanical bull rides at the Pavilion on the South 20 ($3).
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Living history with Fray Lorenzo in the Heritage Gallery (intermittent).
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Saddle & Tack talk in the Horse & Cattle Barn (intermittent).
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Windmill talk at the big windmill (intermittent).
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Ancient corn grinding demo at the Pavilion (intermittent).
10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Woodworking demo on the South 20 (intermittent).
10-11 a.m.: Musician Eddy Harrison performs in the Courtyard.
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Pony rides on the South 20 ($5).
11 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Stagecoach rides in front of the Bruce King Building (donations).
11-11:40 a.m.: Old West Thunder gunfight re-enactments in the Heritage Garden.
11 a.m.-12 p.m.: Author Ollie Reed in the Theater.
11 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Voz Vaqueros singers in the Courtyard.
11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.: Branding talk on the South 20, near the chuck wagon (intermittent).
11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.: Author Stephen Zimmer in the Theater.
12-12:40 p.m.: Old West Thunder gunfight re-enactments in the Heritage Garden.
12-1 p.m.: Parade of Breeds at the Round Pen.
12-1 p.m.: Musician Kenny Arroyos performs in the Courtyard.
12-12:30 p.m.: Author Ralph Estes in the Theater.
1-2 p.m.: CASI Chili Cook-Off tasting for the public ($5).
1-2 p.m.: American Fashion Show in the Theater.
1-1:45 p.m.: Musician Tom Foster Morris performs in the Courtyard.
1:30-3 p.m.: Pony rides on the South 20 ($5).
1:45-2:30 p.m.: Singer Eddy Harrison performs in the Courtyard.
2-3 p.m.: Parade of Breeds at the Round Pen.
2-3:30 p.m.: Laundress & family life demo on the South 20 (intermittent).
2:30 p.m.: Green Bridge living history on the bridge.
2:30-3:15 p.m.: Musician Tom Foster Morris performs in the Courtyard.
3-4:30 p.m.: Borderland Pistoleros Cowboy Mounted Shooting in the Roping Arena.
3:15-4 p.m.: Musician Kenny Arroyos performs in the Courtyard.
3:30-4:30 p.m.: Daniel F. Beatty: Purveyor of Pump Organs, Clocks & Sewing in the Theater.

Schedule is subject to change

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