Day of the Cowboy and Cowgirl
Saturday, July 26, 2014 from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)
Los Angeles, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Saddle up and get in touch with your inner cowboy, as the Autry celebrates the cowboys and cowgirls of the American West. Enjoy delicious BBQ and a root beer saloon, see live performers, explore the museum galleries, and try out some cowboy skills of your own.
Participate in a variety of Western-themed activities, including
- A world-record attempt for the Most Trick Ropers, led by The Oklahoma Kid
- Leatherwork crafts with Standing Bear’s Trading Post
- Square dance workshops with Triple Chicken Foot and dance caller Susan Michaels
- Drop-in roping with The Lewis Family, multigenerational Rose Parade regulars
- Sketching with live horses at the corral
- Plus scavenger hunts, hands-on stations with cowboy tools, screenings of The Gene Autry Show, storytelling, and more!