Dance Nights return to the Western Folklife Center! Read more about dance nights including what, where, time, cost and more. Contact the Western Folklife Center, 775.738-7508.May 18 and 19, 2013
Western Folklife Center presents Fiddlers' Pilgrimage: The Weiser Legacy, a tribute to the National Oldtime Fiddlers Contest and Festival. Tribute a one-hour radio documentary airing on Boise Public Radio (KBSU-FM) May 18 at 7:00pm and on KBSX-FM on May 19 at 8:00pm, as well as a concert event at Boise State University Special Events Center, 1800 West University Drive, on May 10. Read more about the tribute and events, and how to purchase concert tickets.June 12, 2013 - and every Second Wednesday!
Jam Session at to the Western Folklife Center, 6:00 pm - 8:00pm! Elko musicians and fans, read more about this great community event that started May 8, 2013. Contact the Western Folklife Center, 775.738-7508.January 27 - February 01, 2014
Join us for the 30th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nevada! Read more about the Gathering, its history and our recommendations for planning your trip. If you are a cowboy poet or musician and wish to apply to perform, submissions must be postmarked no later than April 10, 2013: click here to read more about applying.PAST EVENTS CALENDAR:
May 11, 2013
During the Elko Art Walk, the Western Folklife Center Gift Shop will feature Nevada authors Sally Whipple Mosher Mooney and Dave Secrist, as well as demos by northeast Nevada artists: jeweler Kristi Lyn Glass, smoke artist Lynn Kistler, photographer Susan Summer Elliott, and watercolorist Wendy Ehrmann. Be sure to stop by!March 27, 2013
Elko Student Art Show Reception from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm. Open and Free to the public. This exhibition is mounted at the Western Folklife Center, 501 Railroad Street, Elko, for all to enjoy during the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering. Read More.January 28 - February 2, 2013 2010 Calendar 2011 Calendar 2012 Calendar