The High Noon Western Americana Auction and Antique Show
After two decades of delighting visitors, this event continues to showcase the enduring style of the West, with more than 150 vendors and several highly anticipated auction items, including a saddle owned by Mexico’s Emperor Maximilian, estimated to sell for $100,000–$150,000. Also up for auction: Roy Rogers’ silver-mounted parade saddle, estimated at $50,000–$100,000, and a pair of custommade “Eagle” boots with spurs and gun rig.
National Western Stock Show
Tucson Old West Roundup Show and Auction
Cochise Cowboy Poetry and Music Gathering
Sierra Vista, Ariz.
Gold Rush Days
Moab’s Western Stars
Moab’s Western Stars features all the cowboy arts—even a Dutch oven cooking contest.
La Fiesta de los Vaqueros
With re-enactments, shootouts, and melodramas, this event conjures a Western movie set.
Festival of the West
Loveland Old West Roundup and Western Collectable Show
Single-action Shooting Society End of Trail
Founders Ranch, N.M.
June 25–July 4
June 28–July 4
Prescott Frontier Days and the World’s Oldest Rodeo
White Mountains Roundup
Show Low, Ariz.
National Little Britches Finals Rodeo
Santa Fe Indian Market
Santa Fe, N.M.
Spanning the last 88 years, the Santa Fe Indian Market has evolved to become one of the biggest art eventsin the country.
Western Legends Roundup and Film Festival
Great American Stampede
Cedar City, Utah
Sept. 30–Oct. 3
Durango Cowboy Poetry Gathering
Lincoln County Cowboy Symposium
Ruidoso Downs, N.M.
The famous World Championship Chuckwagon Competition is reason enough to head to Ruidoso Downs.
Heber City’s Cowboy Poetry Gathering and Buckaroo Fair
Heber City, Utah
Tombstone Western Music Festival
Grand Junction Cowboy Poetry Gathering
Grand Junction, Colo.