36th Montana Cowboy Poetry Gathering
and Western Music Rendezvous

Thursday, August 12 - Sunday, August 15, 2021


Western Art & Vendor Show

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

Download Registration Here

Friday, August 13, 2021, 8:00 am to 12:00 noon
Western Art & Vendor Show Booth Set-up

Friday, August 13, 2021, 12:00 noon to 6:00 pm
Saturday, August 14, 2021, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Western Art & Gear Vendor Show OPEN - FREE to the Public


Western Woodworks

Scott Waltenbaugh & Michele Raney, Lewistown
EnAnimals, juniper wood mirrors, coat racks, plaques, plus enameled jewelry and little critters….Fun and collectible!

Wildcat Gold & Silversmiths

Kendall Smith, Reed Point
“back in the saddle again” one of our favorite artisans, sharing a unique array of quality, hand-made, solid gold & silver pieces, i.e. your BRAND on custom-made earrings or a handsome money clip.

Handmade Wooden Treasure Keeper

Larry Boyd & Cheryl Bubnash, Lewistown
Every mini-chest is unique and one-of-a-kind, all trimmed with themed embellishments! Perfect gifts for youth.  A variety of sizes, woods, styles…..Very ‘Montana’…..stop and browse!

Barnwood Picture Frames
& Town Directional Signs

John Moore, Lewistown
A variety of sizes and unique frame styles.
All presented with prints of iconic western classics.
Montana town directional signs, too. Impossible to resist!

Canyon Creek Traders

Monica Drew, Billings
A popular favorite at MT Cowboy Poetry Gatherings bringing original Western jewelry designs – necklaces, pins, earrings, bracelets…..perfect for the Montana woman!  

Buckaroo Bling

Jelena Louie, Kalispell
Trendy Bo-Ho Western jewelry, boot jewelry & hat bands in sterling silver & copper, leather fringe boot accessories for adults and children.….all hand crafted. Fun and ‘out of the ordinary’…..Enjoy.

Tobie Liedes

Paintings, Cards Coasters, Magnets, Lewistown, a bit of Montana in every piece. Tobie@mt.net

Backcountry Blacksmith

Alexandra Paliwoda, Lewistown
Hand Forged since 2000,  Hand forged functional art, jewelry and small sculpture.  BackCountryBlacksmith.com

Dawson College Hospitality Booth

Laurie Huber, Miles City & Lewistown
Pull up a chair and chat a while.   Laurie would love to share the possibilities of Dawson College for you and yours.   ‘Chatting’ welcome…rest your hands and feet!

Food Vendors

Main Lobby Snack Bar

All day Friday and Saturday with a variety of hot and cold “grub” to keep everyone happy!   The Lewistown Hoppers are an award-winning youth jump-rope group and a vital non-profit in Lewistown!   

Silver Spurs 4-H Club of Lewistown

Fri. and Sat. mornings, in the lobby, Cowboy Coffee and ‘will-breaking’ maple bars to KICK START your day.
Oh, come on…..give in and enjoy!


Rita Hoffer, Moore
A ‘must’ at the Gathering for years…..hot and juicy….a yummy tradition in Central Montana!  Check them out….just outside the front door to Fergus High School.