32nd Annual Fiesta de Septiembre
Wickenburg, AZ, September 4, 2021:
Celebrate Wickenburg’s Hispanic pioneer heritage at this event. Activities include Latin bands, mariachi music and folklorico dancers. An outdoor mercado, food and beverage booths and Kids Zone are features of the festival.
928-684-5479 • WickenburgChamber.com
13th Annual Grand Canyon
Celebration of Art
Grand Canyon, AZ, September 11, 2021-January 17, 2022: “Celebration of Art” is a wonderful tradition at Grand Canyon National Park, providing a vibrant experience for visitors, a venue for artists inspired by the canyon, and a successful fundraiser to benefit a dedicated art venue at the South Rim.
480-277-0458 • GrandCanyon.org
38th Annual Round-Up
Art Exhibition & Sale
Kerrville, TX, September 23-October 30: This invitational exhibition features over 100 works by leading artists in the Western genre, celebrating them through seminars, a banquet, awards and a reception.
800-658-2548 • MuseumOfWesternArt.com
Elko County Fair
Elko, NV, August 27-September 6: The Elko County Fair has been mixing families and fun for 100 years. New this year is the “Country Showdown,” America’s oldest and biggest talent search for hot new country musicians.
800-248-3556 • ElkoCountyFair.com
Buffalo, WY, September 2-5: Robert Taylor and actors from the hit series Longmire gather to celebrate cowboy culture and Old West heritage.
307-684-5544 • BuffaloWY.com
Bandera, TX, September 3-5: Bandera comes alive with music, gunfights, an intertribal powwow, a Wild West show and a mutton-busting rodeo.
830-796-3045 • BanderaCowboyCapital.com
Defeat of Jesse James Days
Northfield, MN, September 8-12: Celebrate the town heroes who stopped the Jesse James Gang during their famous 1876 bank raid.
800-658-2548 • DJJD.org
National Cowboy Symposium & Celebration
Lubbock, TX, September 10-12: Celebrate cowboy culture at one of the West’s biggest chuck wagon cook-offs, plus enjoy cowboy music and poetry.
806-798-7825 • Cowboy.org
Showdown in Tombstone
Tombstone, AZ, September 24-25: The 8th annual Labor Day weekend event offers fun activities and events for the whole family, including continuous entertainment both days. re-enactors, a costume competition, a raffle and much more.
888-457-3929 • TombstoneChamber.com
Ogallala Indian Summer Rendezvous
Ogallala, NE, September 16-18: The event honors the colorful heritage of the South Platte River valley with live entertainment, dances, food and crafts.
Happy Canyon Indian Pageant
& Wild West Show
Pendleton, OR, September 15-18: The outdoor “Pageant of the West” show honors American Indian heritage and the settling of the West.
800-457-6336 • HappyCanyon.com
Cal Farley’s Boys Ranch Rodeo
Amarillo, TX, September 4: The rodeo features the talents of the boys and girls of Cal Farley’s.
800-687-3722 • CalFarley.org
Stockyards Championship Rodeo
Fort Worth, TX, September 3-4 & 10-11 & 17-18: Cheer on rodeo cowboys at the world’s first indoor rodeo, which debuted at the Cowtown Coliseum in 1908.
817-625-1025 • StockyardsRodeo.com
West Texas Fair & Rodeo
Abilene, TX, September 8-18: West Texas cowboys and cowgirls head to this PRCA rodeo that also features a tractor pull and a carnival.
325-677-4376 • TaylorCountyExpoCenter.com
Pendleton, OR, September 11-18: The PRCA rodeo includes cowboy concerts, Indian relay races, the Happy Canyon festival and a rodeo parade.
800-457-6336 • PendletonRoundUp.com
Stock Shows & Rodeos
Tri-County Fair & Stampede
Winnemucca, NV, September 2-5: Winnemucca’s 100th Annual Rodeo promises a lot more than eight seconds of excitement. Don’t miss the Western Art Roundup, the Buckaroo Hall of Fame induction and buckaroo poetry readings.
775-623-5071 • LaborDayFair.com
Meeker Classic Sheepdog Championship Trials
Meeker, CO, September 8-12: Held since 1987, this sheepdog competition refines the skills required of a dog and rancher to manage a sheep ranch.
970-878-0111 • MeekerSheepdog.com
Hells Canyon Mule Days
Enterprise, OR, September 10-12: This mule show and sale features an Old World oxen living history camp, plus cowboy music, poetry and art.
325-677-4376 • HellsCanyonMuleDays.com
Texas Gun & Knife Show
Kerrville, TX, September 11-12: New and used guns, knives, gold and silver coins, jewelry, camping gear and military supplies are displayed all under one roof.
830-285-0575 • TexasGunAndKnifeShows.com