A Cowboy Way Jubilee is coming to San Angelo!
Cowboys who earned their spurs on television, musicians who capture the music of the Wild West and poets who write about the lonesome prairie are coming to San Angelo April 30-May 3 for the Cowboy Way Jubilee.
The three-day event at Fort Concho is like a Comic-Con® for Cowboys. Fans can get up close and personal with Western stars and authors and take part in workshops and demos. The Jubilee features old Western movies and TV series episodes, discussions, and the larger-than-life people who acted in them. There is cowboy music all day every day — that’s the “western” part of “Country and Western,” and special evening concerts.
Guests are invited to dress up in period costume from the 1800s to the early 1900s and enter the costume contest. There’s a chuck wagon cook, food and vendors, with poets and cowboys and cowgirls spinnin’ yarns (that’s storytelling for citified folk).
The Cowboy Way Jubilee begins Thursday, April 30, from 5:30-9 p.m. with a free sing-along. Friday the Fort Concho grounds are open from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. with concerts by Stephen Pride at 7 p.m. and Kristyn Harris at 9 p.m. Saturday the Jubilee is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. with concerts by Martin & Pratt Duo (Caleb Martin & Gary S. Pratt) at 7 p.m. and RFD-TV’s Penny Gilley & the Texas All-Star Band at 9 p.m. I'll have a table for book signing throughout the event and I'll be performing as Daisy Wettermark at 1 p.m. Sunday.
Sunday events are 8:30-5 p.m. opening with cowboy church. The Sureshot Awards banquet is 7-10 p.m. Sunday in the Fort Concho Stables. Advanced Reservations are required for the banquet.
Go to www.CowboyWayJubilee.com to see pricing and information and to register for the event..
Upcoming book signings:
April 14: East Village Book Club, Jennifer Cooper, San Angelo.
April 18, 2020:
Daughters of the Republic of Texas, Fredonia Hotel, Nacogdoches. Daisy Wettermark visits the state convention 11:30-1 p.m. Rachel Underwood.
April 30-May 3: The Cowboy Way Jubilee is coming to San Angelo! I'm excited to be a part of it. For more information, go to www.CowboyWayJubilee.com.
August 11, 2020: PEO Sisterhood International, San Angelo.
The 2020 Midland College Speakers Series was a wonderful event. Thanks to Howard Marks for organizing it and to all the Midlanders who came out! It was such fun to talk about all the historical events we did in Midland.
Daisy Wettermark gets a letter at the meeting of the Tom Green Historical Society. Photo by Molly Hayes.
Linda Thorsen Bond as Daisy Sutton Wettermark at the Fort Concho Speakers Series. Photo by Jim Glossbrenner.
Posing for EnPleinAirTEXAS at Fort Concho, San Angelo. Photo by Bruce Partain
What fun posing for the visiting artists at EnPleinArtTEXAS at Fort Concho. Photo by Bruce R. Partain.
What a day at the Texas Blueberry Festival at Bosslight Books with Tim Bryant! Thanks, Tim!
Loved the event at wonderful Naca Valley Vineyard with Scott and Chelsea Mouton.