38th Montana Cowboy Poetry Gathering
and Western Music Rendezvous

Thursday, August 10 - Sunday, August 13, 2023


Western Art & Vendor Show

Show is held at Fergus High, just off the Main Lobby on the gym mezzanine.

Friday, August 11, 2023, 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm
Saturday, August 12, 2023, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Western Art & Gear Vendor Show OPEN - FREE to the Public
Setup - Friday, August 11, 2023, 8:00 am to 12:00 noon

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2022 Western Art & Gear Vendors

Big Turtle Tracks

Larry Boyd, Lewistown
Hand made one-of-a-kind wooden TREASURE BOXES…each one unique and charming. Perfect gifts for kids, tweens, teens and sentimental folks.

Hey, Darlin’ Designs/Walter Call Company/Krook Ranch Fur Company

David & Cori Walter, Roberts, MT
Here we go!  Steer skulls, custom beadwork, Western décor & jewelry, Wild Game Calls (elk, goose, duck), fur pelts, fox tails, real fur Teddy Bears! David & Cori bring their exciting array of unique wares to share with
YOU! Enjoy!

Canyon Creek Traders

Monica Drew, Billings, MT
Oodles of beautiful, hand-crafted, one-of-a-kind pieces of Western jewelry.  Add to your collection or ‘jump out’ to something fresh and unique!

JPM Custom Frames

John Moore, Lewistown, MT
A pleasing variety of frame sizes and unique barnwood styles….all ready to hang with iconic western prints or ready to frame a piece of art you already have. Impossible to resist!

Jay's Leather Shop

Jay Nunn, Winnett
Large assortment of hunting knives and leather work.   Many original designs:  all beautifully made and ready-to-work!

Kirpach Brayclets

K.C. Kirpach, Lewistown
Hand made in a barn shop with the mules!  Turquoise,, sterling silver and leather custom jewelry….new designs and all beautiful! (As seen in Cowboys & Indians Magazine) KirpachBrayclets.com

Tobie Liedes

Paintings, Cards, Coasters, Magnets, Lewistown, There’s a bit of Montana ‘mystique’ in every piece of Tobie’s art. Tobie won the Chokecherry Festival (Lewistown) logo design contest for this September! Congratulations, Tobie!

Moccasin Mountain Gallery

Jayson Shobe, Lewistown
Fabulous collection of Yogo  Sapphires and other pieces of fine jewelry.  Beautiful Western art:  limited edition prints, originals and objects d’art!   ….Every Montana woman should have a Yogo  Sapphire, or two!......

‘Shotgun Chelle'

Michelle  Fowler, Helena
High-fashioned, long fringe-trimmed, shoulder bags and purses….yep…the kind you can’t take your eyes off!  

Wild Rags by Jessica

Fallon, MT
Handmade, serged silk and fabric-blend scarves.  Also beaded belts and adornments for headstalls and other tack.   www.jbarsbeadwork.com

Lewistown Silver Spurs 4-H Club

Friday and Saturday morning at the Day Headquarters at Fergus High School, grab a HOT gourmet coffee and a delicious MAPLE BAR to “kick start” your MT Cowboy Poetry Day! It’s okay… you’re on vacation…..

Lewistown Hoppers

Manning the Lobby Snack Bar on Friday and Saturday again this year is the award-winning, youth precision jump-roping team, The Lewistown Hoppers.   A variety of snacks, edibles and beverages will be offered…..proceeds helping to underwrite travel expenses and shirts for the Hoppers! 


"Just one year younger than the 1st National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in  Elko, Nevada"