RENO, Nev. (July 20, 2016) – Artown and the Reno Rodeo Foundation have teamed up to present National Cowboy Poetry Gathering on the Road, an evening of poetry, music and the cowboy way of life where storytellers and songwriters express the beauty and challenges of a life deeply connected to the earth and its bounty.
WHEN: Thursday, July 21. Doors open at 6 p.m., performance starts at 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Bartley Ranch, 6000 Bartley Ranch Rd, Reno, NV 89511
WHO: Performances by Andy Hedges, Brenn Hill and Trinity Seely. Partners include Artown, Reno Rodeo Foundation, and Western Folklife Center.
WHY: The event celebrates the cultural arts of Nevada’s long and rich western heritage with proceeds going to the Reno Rodeo Foundation. For 30 years the Reno Rodeo Foundation has been making a difference to children and families in northern Nevada. It began as a private foundation with the sole purpose of distributing a portion of the proceeds from the annual Reno Rodeo through scholarships and community grants, the Reno Rodeo Foundation is now a 501 (c)(3) public charity offering a much broader range of support to those in need in our community.
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