2019 Cowboy Festival Program

2019 Cowboy Festival Program

As of September 19, 2019

ARENA DEMONSTRATIONS

  • B Troop, 4th U.S. Cavalry (Mem.)
  • BLM Florence Wild Horse & Inmate Program
  • Charros y Modelos de Tucson
  • Copper State Equestrian Drill Team 
  • Joel Eliot (cattle handling)

ENTERTAINMENT ON THE MUSIC STAGE

WESTERN SKILLS DEMONSTRATIONS

  • Blacksmithing — Casey Abbs
  • Leatherworking — Phil Parks
  • SaddlemakingBrad Faulkner
  • SilversmithingByrd Moss

COWBOY CONVERSATIONS

  • “The Story of Walter Vail” by Van Fowers
  •  “In Front & Behind the Camera” by Bunker DeFrance, Marty Freese
  •  “Life on the Lazy B Ranch as Lived by an American Cowboy” by Alan Day
  • “Photographic Archaeology of Empire Ranch Headquarters” by Robin Pinto
  •  “Movies In/Around the Empire” by Marty Freese
  • “Vail Family Vignettes” by Susan Vail Hoffman
  • “Tomás & Blás López–two generations of Empire Ranch cowboys” by Eddie Gardner
  • “The Boice Family Legacy” by Faith Boice, Steve Boice
  • “The California Ranching Legacy of the Vail Family” by Tim Vail
  • “Tom Turner: The Last Big Cattle Drive” by Gary Turner
  • “My Working Cowboy Life on the Empire-1940’s” by Gerald Korte

WESTERN AUTHORS

ANIMAL DEMONSTRATIONS

NON PROFIT DEMONSTRATIONS/BOOTHS

SILENT AUCTION

Stop by the Silent Auction Tent and bid on the special items donated by ERF supporters.

GREAT GRUB

  • Arbuckle Coffee Roasters
  • Las Vigas Steak Ranch–three options will be available: Mexican, BBQ, and hamburgers/hot dogs
  • Kettlelicious Kettle Corn
  • Maui-wowi Smoothies

VENDORS