Dave Stamey


Stan Kvistad


Baxter Black

A cowboy poet, former large animal veterinarian and entertainer of the agricultural masses.


Tom Swearingen

Cowboy Poet


Hank Cramer 

One of the best-loved folksingers in the American West.


Rockin HW

The combined the talents of Michael Whitaker and Alan Halvorson in their performance of traditional and original Cowboy Poetry and Western Song.


A celebration of music, poetry, and art in Ellensburg

The Spirit of the West Cowboy Gathering hosts a Gear & Art Show, a series of workshops, and a dance throughout the event. Opportunities abound for guests to see local and regional cowboy and cowgirl poets and crooners share rhymes, stories, and songs in Historic Downtown Ellensburg.  All of our events are FREE and open to the public except for our main stage concerts, western dance and music workshops.  Tickets for these events are available online and at the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce.

President’s Day Weekend

February 13- 15, 2015


To order tickets call toll free: 1-888-925-2204

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