Chuck Wagon Gathering

Coming March 28, 2020 17th Annual

Southeastern Chuck Wagon Gathering 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FROM MARCH 2019
CHUCK WAGON GATHERING

9:00 am – 6:30 pm : Museum Open

9:00 am – Noon: Southeastern Chuck Wagon Invitational – Museum Grounds Chuck Wagon crews prepare lunch consisting of country fried steak, potatoes, beans, bread, and cobbler. Meal tickets are $17.50 plus tax; Lunch served at High Noon.

9:00 am – 12:00 pm : Singer/Songwriter Workshop Part I – Borderlands Meeting Room
Renowned Singer/Songwriter Tony Arata – writer of The Dance for Garth Brooks. Ticket event – BWG $25, members $35, and not yet members $45.

10:00 am – 11:00 am Cowboy Cooking: Then and Now – Bergman Theatre
Legendary chuck wagon cook and steakhouse owner Tom Perini shares his stories of cooking for Presidents and celebrities.

10:00 am – 4:00 pm : FREE Children’s Art Activities – Throughout the museum.

10:00 am – 11:00 am : Author Jim Rhoden reading from his children’s book – McNair Store. Jim Rhoden will be reading Adventures of Cowboy Little and Cowboy Small: The Mystery of the Lost Map.

10:30 am – 1:30 pm: Pictures with *Woody and Jessie from Toy Story – Booth Ballroom
Don’t forget to bring your camera!

11:00 am – 12:00 pmWestern Music with Catherine Thompson  Great Hall
Catherine was WMA 2017 2018 Female Yodeler of the Year!

11:00 am – 3:00 pmMeet historic figures as Art Comes to Life – Art Galleries
Interact and photo opportunities with historic figures. Selfies encouraged!

NoonChuck Wagon Lunch Meal tickets are $17.50 plus tax; attendees are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance!  Museum Festival Grounds

1:00 pm – 2:00 pmCowboy Poetry CD release of Contemplating Life by Tom Kerlin, with music by Jim Dorsett Bergman Theatre

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm : Author Jim Rhoden reading from his children’s book – McNair Store. Jim Rhoden will be reading Adventures of Cowboy Little and Cowboy Small: The Mystery of the Lost Map.

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Singer/Songwriter Workshop Part II:  Tony Arata. Guests are invited to watch open microphone from select participants fromPart I. Bergman Theatre

3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Western Music with Catherine Thompson  Great Hall
Catherine was WMA 2017 2018 Female Yodeler of the Year!

7:00 pm : Entertainer Concert: Kristyn Harris – Grand Theatre

A Texas-bred musical powerhouse, was the 2016, 2017, and 2018 Western Music Association Entertainer of the Year, and the youngest person to have received this honor. Her powerful voice also brought her to the 2018 season of ABC’s American Idol, where she sang and yodeled for the judges.

Opening for Kristyn is Singer/Songwriter Tony Arata. Tony has written songs for Garth Brooks, Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris and many others.  One of his most popular songs is The Dance for Garth Brooks.

*Actors portraying Woody and Jessie from Toy Story.

MUSEUM ADMISSION

Adults – $12 plus tax
Seniors (65 and over) – $10 plus tax
Students – $9 plus tax
Children 12 & Under – FREE
Booth Museum Members – FREE
Active Military with I.D. – FREE

TICKETED EVENTS

Chuck Wagon Meal Ticket – $17.50 plus tax

Entertainer Concert: Kristyn Harris – $20.00 for Booth Members, $30.00 for not yet members.

Singer/Songwriter Workshop: Tony Arata – $25 – BWG, $35 – members, and $45 – not yet members.

 

From Previous Cowboy Gatherings

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