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Member Events / Live Performances / Family Activities / Autry Outdoors

Autry After Hours | May Music Nights & Cowboy Cocktails

Part of the series Autry After Hours

Thursday, May 16, 2024, 5:30-8:30 p.m.

The Autry in Griffith Park

$18 General Admission | $14 Seniors | $8 Children under 12 | $5 Autry Members
Tickets required.

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About the Event

Join the Autry for happy hour! Enjoy live music on the plaza with country rock band Emily Rose and the Rounders and meet the author of Cowboy Cocktails, André Darlington. 

Tickets include: 
•    Admission to the live music performance featuring Emily Rose and the Rounders with supporting act Badwater Bob and Sidekick Luther 
•    Cocktail Demonstration and Cowboy Trivia with author André Darlington 
•    Book signing by author André Darlington—a perfect gift! 
•    Pub games on plaza 
•    Access to Burnt to a Crisp BBQ food truck  
•    After-hours museum access—explore Western art galleries like Art of the West and Imagined Wests.
•    Cash bar featuring beer and wine and a signature drink from Cowboy Cocktails. Autry members receive one complimentary drink ticket. 

Schedule of Events:     
5:30 p.m.   Doors Open—explore our galleries! 
6 p.m.        Performance by Opening Act Badwater Bob and Sidekick Luther (45 min.) 
6:45 p.m.   Cowboy Cocktail Demonstration, Trivia and book signing with André Darlington 
7:15 p.m.   Performance by Emily Rose and The Rounders (45 min.) 
8:30 p.m.   Event ends 


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Cowboy Cocktails: 60 Recipes Inspired by the American West by André Darlington 
Based on trail life after the Civil War, the cow towns at the time, and on the drinks enjoyed there. With charming sidebars throughout, learn some surprising history about cowboys and their experiences in the Wild West. With whiskey, tequila and gin-based cocktail recipes complemented by some serious cowboy lore, this cocktail book full of captivatingly photographed book will transport you to the rough and wild times of the American Old West. André Darlington is a former restaurant critic and restaurateur turned award-winning beverage writer. He is the best-selling author of eleven cocktail books, including Booze and Vinyl, John Wayne Official Cocktail Book, The Unofficial Big Lebowski Cocktail Book, Gotham City Cocktails and Bar Menu.  

Land Acknowledgment

The Autry Museum of American West acknowledges the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (the Los Angeles basin and So. Channel Islands). We recognize that the Autry Museum and its campuses are located on the traditional lands of Gabrielino/Tongva peoples and we pay our respects to the Honuukvetam (Ancestors), ‘Ahiihirom (Elders) and ‘Eyoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present and emerging.

The Autry Museum in Griffith Park

4700 Western Heritage Way

Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462
Located northeast of downtown, across from the Los Angeles Zoo.
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Free parking for Autry visitors.

Tuesday–Friday 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Saturday–Sunday 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Food Trucks are available on select days, contact us for details at 323.495.4252.
The cafe is temporarily closed until further notice.