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28th Annual Cowboy Music & Poetry Gathering at the California Rodeo

Join us for Cowboy Poetry, Wine Tasting, Music and more Sunday, July 12th

The California Rodeo Salinas hosts its 28th annual cowboy poetry Big Week kickoff event on July 12th. Attendees will experience an afternoon full of wine tasting, barbecue, cowboy poetry, music and more. This year, the gathering will feature western artists, Cow Bop, Amaya Rose Dempsey, Gary Allegretto and local, Clem Albertoni will be the Master of Ceremonies. Clem is a local legend and entertaining cowboy poet from Soledad, California.


The Cowboy Music & Poetry Gathering will be held at Sherwood Hall at 940 N. Main Street in Salinas on Sunday, July 12th. Doors open at 1:00pm for wine tasting and barbecue. Open mic begins at 1:45pm and the show will begin at 2:30pm. Tickets for the event are now on sale now online at http://www.carodeo.com/events/2015/cowboy-poetry or at the door on July 12th. Tickets are $30 for adults and $5 for children 12 years of age or younger. Wine and barbecue tickets will be sold separately and will be available for purchase at the event. Please call 831-320-5939 with questions. The link listed above also features more event information including sponsors, photos and biographies of the performers.


This special afternoon benefits the Foundation for Monterey County Free Libraries.


About the California Rodeo Salinas


The California Rodeo Salinas will take place July 16-19, 2015. The California Rodeo Association is a not-for-profit organization that strives to preserve and promote the traditions of the California Rodeo Salinas and the West. We support the community and other non-profit organizations through the staging of the annual California Rodeo Salinas and other year round operations of the Salinas Sports Complex. Through donation of our facility, vending and fundraising opportunities during Rodeo and other events, the California Rodeo Association returns between $200,000 and $300,000 annually to local non-profits. For more information about the California Rodeo Salinas, log on to www.CARodeo.com or call the California Rodeo -Office at 831-775.3100. 'Like' the California Rodeo on Facebook at -www.facebook.com/CARodeoSalinas or follow us on twitter @CaliforniaRodeo for updates, photos and more.






28th Annual Cowboy Music & Poetry Gathering at the California Rodeo

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