Wednesday, June 3, 2009

COWBOY POETRY UPDATE




22nd Gathering 2009
Pincher Creek Alberta

June 19 to 21

Cowboy Poetry and Music
Artisans, Demonstrations, Western Hospitality
Cowboy Church and Rancher's Rodeo

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All venues at the Pincher Creek and District Agricultural Fairgrounds
Camping available at the Fairgrounds

http://www.pinchercreekagsociety.com

SCHEDULE:

Thursday June 18
6:00 pm:
Open session at the Horseshoe Pavilion followed by Pickin' & Grinnin' at the campfire

Friday June 19
9:30 am:
Gates open
10:00 am:
Entertainment begins at the Community Hall and Horseshoe Pavilion
12:00 - 4:00 pm:
Entertaining and Educational demonstrations at the Rodeo Arena
5:00 pm:
BBQ in the Horseshoe Pavilion
7:30 - 10:00 pm:
Feature Presentation followed by Tom Phillips
You can get in to the Tom Phillips show with your pass, or for $10.00 for this event only.

Saturday June 20
9:30 am:
Gates open
10:00 am:
All venues open
Music and poetry all day
1:00 pm:
Ranch Horse Competition (Rodeo Arena)
5:00 pm:
BBQ in the Horseshoe Pavilion
7:30 - 9:30 pm:
Feature Presentation
10:00 pm - 1:00 am:
Dance to the old time music of Phil Lethbridge and the Westwinds

Sunday June 21
8:00 am:
Pancake Breakfast Sponsored and Cooked by MD #9 and the Town of Pincher Creek
9:30 am:
Cowboy Church, Artisans, Country Mercantile at the Horseshoe Pavilion
1:00 pm:
Ranchers Fun Rodeo
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Crowsnest Pass 94.9 CJPR Elk Valley 1340 CJEV Pincher Creek 92.7 CJPV

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Information and Tickets:

1-403-627-2715

or

1-403-627-5199

Courtesy cars available

Weekend Pass $75.00

includes 3 days, 2 Barbeques, 2 Special Features, Old Time Dance, Pancake Breakfast, Cowboy Church,and Ranchers FUn Rodeo

Gate Pass $15.00 for 3 days or $5.00 at gate per day

Tickets available for Feature &/or Barbeque at Info Booth:

Feature: $20.00 Barbeque $15.00

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Performers (updated):

Musicians

Maxine Larson – Lewiston, ID

Bob Davis – Cowley, AB

Prairie Sunset – Edmonton, AB

Shiloh Sharrard – Moscow, ID

Chris & Sharky – Sundre, AB

Up The Creek – Lundbreck, AB

Dusty Dee Litchfield – Lethbridge, AB

Clarence Knowlton – Brocket, AB

Albert Prairie Chicken along with Sierra & Ariana – Brocket, AB

Floyd Sillito – Lethbridge, AB

The Moncrieffs – Cayley, AB

Bob Holt – Sangudo, AB

Allison Demeter – Calgary, AB

Miriam Dreher – Airdrie, AB

Bud & Jill Stewart – Fort MacLeod, AB

Tory Pillin – Brocket, AB

Tim Ross – Cranbrook, BC

Mike Blair – Landmark, MB

Nora Maidman – Dalemead, AB

Charlie Ewing - Claresholm, AB

Shirley Field - Gwynne, AB

Al Owchar – Calgary, AB

Perry Jacobson – Cochrane, AB

Double Diamond – Cypress County, AB

Silver Sage – Medicine Hat, AB

Rawling Brothers – Lundbreck, AB

Matt Robertson – Bentley, AB

Friends in Synch – Pincher Creek, AB

Noel Burles – Coalhurst, AB

Allen Christie - Alhambra, AB

Chris Davis – Cowley, AB

Dusty & Amber Martin – Iron Springs, AB

The Travelling Maybels – Calgary, AB

Poets

Hazel Rust – Panoka, AB

Howard Norskog – Lewiston, ID

Joyce Pallister – High River, AB

Ken McConaghie – Ridgedale, SK

Diamond Doug Keith – Domain, MB

Vivia Oliver – Caroline, AB

Brian Ironmonger – Elko, BC

Bill Michie – Lethbridge, AB

Ol’ Ugly – Nanton, AB

Buddy Gale – Calgary, AB

Robbie Robertson – High River, AB

Frank Gleeson – Williams Lake, BC

Mountain Mumma – Joffrey, BC

Dave Dance – Olds, AB

Barry Heath – Saskatoon, SK

Bryn Thiessen – Sundre, AB

B.J. Smith – Diamond City, AB

Weldon Parson – Blaine Lake, SK

Vic Stuckey – Stettler, AB

Darla McGlynn – Pincher Creek, AB

Bernie Christenson – Vanguard, AB

Margaret Wilhelm – Sulfer Springs, Montana

Poets & Musicians

The Queens Cowboys - B.J. (Diamond City), Perry (Cochrane) & Robbie (High River)

Sid Marty – Lundbreck, AB

Margaret Krause – Pincher Creek, AB

Sally Truss – Calgary, AB

Keith Ward – Lundbreck, AB

Rod Erickson – Spirit Lake, Idaho

Phil Burpee – Pincher Creek, AB

Marshall Veal – Vancouver, BC

Organizers/Performers and Presenters contacts:

Chairperson: Eileen at 403 627-2207

Poets and Musicians: Bob Westrop at 403-627-4733

Artisans: Donna Smith at 403-627-4121

To register as an entertainer: go to this page at Alberta Cowboy Poetry (click here)

email it to ranch.b@jrtwave.com

or

mail Eileen McGlynn, Box 986, Pincher Creek AB T0K 1W0