National Day of the Cowboy, July 23, 2022

Each July the Empire Ranch Foundation celebrates the National Day of the Cowboy at the historic Empire Ranch.    It’s a free, fun family event.

SAVE THE DATE FOR OUR 2022 CELEBRATION

Saturday, July 23, 2022

 

Click here to view photos of  the 2021 celebration and view the 2021 program details below.

Final Program

Empire Ranch Headquarters

8 am to noon

Demonstrations:

  • Leatherworking by Phil Parks of P Bar P Leatherworks
  • Reata making by Dick Schorr
  • Ranching tools by Bill Schock
  • Saddle making by Brad Faulkner
  • Horse’n Around Rescue Ranch
  • Groundwork horse training by Regi Richter, Arizona Horseman’s Challenge Participant

Docent Tours at 9, 10, and 11–meet at the Visitor Contact Station Porch

Enjoy great breakfast grub from the EZ Cattle Company Cow Camp Café and Chuckwagon.  $10/plate.  Breakfast service starts at 8 am.

Visit the ERF Outreach table to learn about the Empire Ranch Foundation and view and purchase ERF Gift Shop items

Vendors: