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!


2018 Performers

John Bacon, Dillon, MT
Owen G Badgett, Ingomar, MT
Ramblin' Rangers, Hot Springs, SD
The Buckaroo Balladeers, Stockton, UT
Ron Burghard, Birkenfeld, OR
Noel Burles, Coalhurst, Alberta
Carr Family Cowboy Band, Whitman, NE
Jesse Colt, Foothills, AB
Leanne & Kaitlynn Copithorne, Bragg Creek, AB
Keith Cowie, Cheyenne, WY
Janice Deardorff, Tucson, AZ
Gale Drewry, Lewistown, MT
John O Drivdahl, Denton, MT
Charlie Ewing, Claresholm, Alberta
Terry & Judy Fosbery, Kalispell, MT
Bill Garcia, Belgrade, MT
Ol' Ugly (John Glawson), Nanton, Alberta
Jim Hamilton, Decker, MT
Perry Jacobson, High River, Alberta
Thomas King, Decatur AL
Dennis "the Menace" Lent, Billings
Pat McAllister, Billings
Lane McAlpine, Valier
Dave Munsick, Dayton, WY
Leo Everett Osburnsen, Keenesburg, CO
Kay Peterson, Cut Bank, MT
Mary Resek, Calgary, Alberta
Phil Robertson, Roberts
Jan Schiferl, Fordyce, NE
Christine Schuman, Big Timber
Doc Shores, Aberdeen, WA
B J Smith (Bryan), Linden, Alberta
Stan Wall, Kremlin, MT
Bob Weber, Hamilton, MT
John Wehren, Grass Range
Jen Zollner, Medicine Hat, Alberta
Ed Brown, Oak Lake, Manitoba
Lloyd Dolen, Alder Flats, Alberta
Steve Fraker, Greenough, MT
LeDoux Hansen, Missoula, MT
The High Country Cowboys, Red Lodge, MT
Steven Ray Hughes, Lewistown, MT
Tammie Jones, Helena, MT
Keith Kluck, Lewistown, MT
Neil Logan, Billings, MT
Poppa Mac, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Dale W Mailand, Harlem, MT
Lloyd McKenna, Lewistown, MT
Hazel McKinlay, Lewistown, MT
Jim Pearson, Lewistown, MT
Bob Petermann, Wibaux, MT
Penny Smith, Billings, MT
Eric Michael Wade, Fredericton, NB
Margaret Wilhelm, White Sulphur Springs, MT