33rd Montana Cowboy Poetry Gathering and Western Music Rendezvous

Thursday, August 16th - Sunday, August 19th, 2018

Day Headquarters at Fergus High School, 1001 Casino Creek Road, Lewistown
Directions:  South on 1st Avenue to Brassey, then right to High School

2nd Oldest Gathering in the Country
2015 Inductee to the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame!

Call for Poets and Western Musicians at the 2018 Montana Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Download Performers Registration Form here...

Every year we strive to make Montana Cowboy Poetry the best ever.  Of course, the key to Montana Cowboy Poetry’s success is YOU, the cowboy poets and western singers/musicians who set aside your time to join our gathering for the sheer joy of performing and enjoying the amazing talents of your range riding brothers and sisters!


Past Performers (2017)

John Bacon, Dillon, MT
Owen G Badgett, Ingomar, MT
Sarah Baxter, Lewistown, MT
Cowboy Bob Benda, Helena, MT
Kathleen "Scotty" Bettise, Billings, MT
Jeff Bolstad, Helena, MT
Ron Burghard, Birkenfeld OR
Bryce Burnett, Swift Current, Saskatchewan
Ramblin' Rangers, Hot Springs, SD
Noel Burles, Coalhurst, Alberta
Carr Family Cowboy Band,Whitman, NE
Jesse Colt, Priddis, AB
Keith Cowie, Cheyenne, WY
Lloyd Dolen, Alder Flats, Alberta
Gale Drewry, Lewistown, MT
John O Drivdahl, Denton, MT
Charlie Ewing, Claresholm, Alberta
Dominic Farrenkopf, "Dusty Trail", Hamilton MT
Ferg (Gary Ferguson), Townsend, MT
Phyllis Hutton Fitzpatrick "Filly Fitz", Dupuyer MT
Terry & Judy Fosbery, Kalispell, MT
Steve Fraker, Greenough MT
Bill Garcia, Belgrade, MT
John Glawson Ol' Ugly, Nanton, Alberta
Richard R. "Dick" Hall, Thermopolis, WY
Jim Hamilton, Decker, MT
LeDoux Hansen, Missoula, MT
Steven Ray Hughes, Lewistown, MT
Emily Ireland, Onoway, Alberta
Thomas King, Decatur, AL
Lynn Kopelke, Enumclaw, WA
Jerry Laskody, St Ignatius, MT
Dennis "the Menace" Lent, Billings, MT
Neal Lewing, Polson, MT
Neil Logan, Billings, MT
Poppa Mac, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Dale W Mailand, Harlem, MT
Dean Marten, McCausland, IA
Pat McAllister, Billings, MT
Lloyd & Meryl McKenna, Lewistown, MT
Leonard Meyer, Billings, MT
Angela Meyer, McCausland, IA
Sareena Murnane, Choteau, MT
Luke Murnane, Choteau, MT
John Murnane, Choteau, MT
Maria Murnane, Choteau, MT
Craig Nelson, Lawtey, FL
Leo Everett Osburnsen, Keenesburg, CO
Glenda Oxford, Ceres, CA
Jim Pearson, Lewistown MT
Angelo Pecora & Gus Duguay, Condon, MT
Bob Petermann, Wibaux, MT
Kay Peterson, Cut Bank, MT
Garrett Pletan, Ramsay MT
James & Berta Ranieri, Great Falls, MT
Phyllis Rathwell, Elkwater, Alberta
Phil Robertson, Roberts, MT
Christine Schuman, Big Timber, MT
Trinity Seely, Cascade, MT
Doc Shores, Aberdeen, WA
Bj Smith (Bryan), Linden, Alberta
Penny Smith, Billings, MT
Karen Stockett, Fallon, MT
Warren Taylor, Malta, MT
John C Ulberg, East Helena MT
Stan Wall, Kremlin, MT
Bob Weber, Hamilton, MT
John Wehren, Grass Range, MT
Margaret Wilhelm, White Sulphur Springs, MT
Tom Wilson, Lewistown, MT