Autry National Center

Day of the Cowboy and Cowgirl 2014

GENERAL INFO

Date / Time:

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Location:

The Autry in Griffith Park

Admission:

Free for Autry Members / $10 Nonmembers / $6 Students and Seniors (60+)
$4 Children ages 3–12

Tickets Include Museum Admission

RSVP/Reservations:

Tickets Available at the Door

Get in touch with your inner cowboy or cowgirl. Enjoy delicious BBQ and a root beer saloon, see live performers, explore the museum galleries, and try out some cowhand skills of your own. The first 250 people will receive a free Autry bandana!

Participate in a variety of Western-themed activities, including

  • A world-record attempt for the Most Trick Ropers, led by The Oklahoma Kid
  • Leatherwork crafts with Standing Bear’s Trading Post
  • Square-dance workshops with Triple Chicken Foot and dance caller Susan Michaels
  • Drop-in roping with The Lewis Family, multigenerational Rose Parade regulars
  • Sketching with live horses at the corral
  • Plus scavenger hunts, hands-on stations with cowboy tools, screenings of The Gene Autry Show, storytelling, and more!

THIS PROGRAM IS SPONSORED IN PART BY:

Susan and John M. Krambeer
Johnny Zamrzla and Western Pacific Roofing Corp.

Entertainment Schedule:

10:30 a.m.
Triple Chicken Foot (Music)
11:15 a.m.
Story Time (Family Activity)
11:45 a.m.
The Oklahoma Kid (Trick-roping show)
12:30 p.m.
Story Time (Family Time)
1:00 p.m.
Triple Chicken Foot With Susan Michaels (Square dancing)
1:30 p.m.
World-record attempt for Most Trick Ropers
1:45 p.m.
Story Time (Family Time)
2:15 p.m.
Triple Chicken Foot With Susan Michaels (Square dancing)
3:00 p.m.
The Oklahoma Kid (Trick-roping show)
3:45 p.m.
Story Time (Family Time)
4:15 p.m.
Triple Chicken Foot With Susan Michaels (Square dancing)

Gallery tours will be led at 11:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.

Bottom photo by Jared Leadbetter

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