For Immediate Release
August 29th-31st, 2014
Head to Cowboy Capital of the World to Celebrate
Bandera, August 29th-31st, Bandera, TX
Itís time for Celebrate Bandera, when the town will honor
their place in history as one of the major staging areas for the over six
million head of longhorn cattle that were driven up the Great Western Trail to
markets in Kansas and Nebraska.
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June 3rd, 2014 (McKenzieNewsService.com) - On Labor Day Weekend, August
29th-31st, head for Bandera, the Cowboy Capital of the World, to experience this
classic Old West town, with its cowboy culture, and horse-friendly hitching
posts. Itís time for Celebrate Bandera,
when the town will honor their place in history as one of the major staging
areas for the over six million head of longhorn cattle that were driven up the
Great Western Trail to markets in Kansas and Nebraska. Witness the signature
event, a Longhorn Cattle Drive right down the Main Street followed by the
Celebrate Bandera Parade.
Bandera does not just celebrate the cowboy way of life, Bandera lives it. This
is where you will find Cowboys and Indians. Visit the Arts and Craft show on the
Court House lawn, hitch a ride in a stagecoach or wagon. Visit the town of
Rattle Snake Ridge and check out the Bandera Cattle Company gunfights. Try your
hand at some chicken ropiní or get a chance at Cow Patty Bingo.
Voted one of the Top 101 Western Events by American Cowboy Magazine,
Celebrate Bandera also features Cowboy Mounted Shooters; a Horseless Ranch
Rodeo; the Circle of Life Intertribal Powwow; Mutton Bustin; World Champion
Trick Roper, Kevin Fitzpatrick; World Champion Gun Twirler Pistol Packin Paula;
The Almost Patsy Cline Band; The National Professional Bull Riderís Challenge;
South Texas Bull Fighting Tour; The Kings of Western Swing; and the Western
Heritage Cowboy Church Sunday morning services on the river.
Location of arts & crafts is downtown. Pow Wow and Bull Riding is at Mansfield
Almost all events are free. The only admission fee is for the NPBR Bull Riding.
Adults - $15; Seniors (55+) - $10: ages 12
For more info
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the National Day of The American Cowboy in the Cowboy Capital of the World,
Contact: Genie Strickland
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