Durango Cowboy Gathering

Photos: Cowboy poets perform for students

DATE: Oct. 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering to celebrate 29th year

Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering will start Thursday and run through Oct. 8. It’s a weekend filled with music, poetry, a cowboy parade and other events that celebrate the American West. This year,...

DATE: Sept. 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Cowboy Parade winners announced

The Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering announcers the winners of its 28th annual Cowboy Parade. Most Impressive Horse Entry: (tie) 4 Corners Backcountry Horsemen and Rapp Corral. Most Impressive...

DATE: Oct. 3, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cowboy Poetry Gathering delights visitors

Cowboys and cowgirls of all ages came to town this weekend to celebrate the Western ranching lifestyle in song and verse. During the Saturday morning Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering parade,...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cowboy Poetry gathering schedule announced

The 28th annual Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering parade will begin at 10 a.m. Oct. 1 in downtown Durango, with events scheduled throughout the day. A 6 a.m. chuckwagon breakfast at Fifth Street...

DATE: Sept. 19, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cowboy Poetry favorite Jeneve Mitchell on ‘American Idol’

After becoming a favorite at the Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Jeneve Rose Mitchell is making her mark on “American Idol.” Still in braces at 15, she’s made the top 14 and will perform Wednesday and...

DATE: Feb. 24, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cowboy up

DATE: Oct. 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rhyme wranglers return: Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering in 27th year

Five days. Between 4,000 and 5,000 attendees. Six locations (eight if you count the different venues at the Strater Hotel). Thirty-seven poets and musicians. A parade featuring the Diamond Z...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

The rhyme and reason behind cowboy poems

For the last eight years, Mancos resident and former Fort Lewis College education professor Lindy Simmons has produced an original two-hour Thursday night variety show involving day performers from...

DATE: Oct. 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Hoofing it

DATE: Oct. 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cowboy tunes

DATE: Oct. 2, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Cowboys round up in Durango for annual poetry gathering

By the time Jeneve Rose Mitchell was nearing the end of her performance at the Henry Strater Theatre, the floors were shaking as a packed house stomped their feet to the rhythm of her tune. The...

DATE: Oct. 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: Local News