“Preserving the traditions of the American West in words and music…
each year in the Spring.”

Our friend, John MacCormack, of the San Antonio Express-News, visited the 2015 Gathering and posted this article.  Ed Ornelas was the photographer.



 The Texas Cowboy Poetry Gathering is a two-day event celebrating the oral tradition of the working cowboy in poetry, stories, and music. Enjoy more than 50 performers in the classrooms and on the stages of Sul Ross State University in Alpine, Texas.

Gathering Photos by Barbara Richerson