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Last updated: June 12, 2018

Festival coordinators/organizers - please send events and updates to Chuck Anderson at:


Event Info, contacts, websites 2018 Dates 2019 Dates
ROY ROGERS HAPPY TRAILS CHILDREN'S FOUNDATION
Apple Valley, California
Proceeds support the Happy Trails Foundation
Website: http://www.happytrails.org
Various events throughout the year including a Roy and Dale Film Festival fund raiser. Check their website.  
BONANZA 60th ANNIVERSARY
At Lorne Greene's former home, the Ponderosa II, in Mesa, Arizona
Website: http://ponderosa2.com/
No event in 2018 February 22-24, 2019
SANTA CLARITA (California) COWBOY FESTIVAL
Santa Clarita, California
Website: http://www.cowboyfestival.org/
April 19-22, 2018  
COWBOY WAY MAYFEST
Ardmore, Oklahoma
Website: http://www.cowboywayfest.com/
May 3-6, 2018  
AUDIE MURPHY DAYS
Fletcher Warren Civic Center and Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum, Greenville, Texas
Websites:
http://cottonmuseum.com/calendar.html
http://www.amacmuseum.com/
May 12, 2018  
JOHN WAYNE ANNUAL BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Winterset, Iowa, the birthplace of John Wayne
Website: http://johnwaynebirthplace.museum/
May 25-26, 2018  
MEMPHIS FILM FESTIVAL
Sam's Town Resort, Tunica, Mississippi (30 miles south of Memphis, TN)
Website: http://www.thememphisfilmfestival.com
June 7-9, 2018  
ANNUAL ROY ROGERS FESTIVAL
Portsmouth, Ohio
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RRFestivalinportsmouthOhioNews/
August 1-4, 2018  
WESTERN LEGENDS CELEBRATION
Kanab, Utah (Utah's Little Hollywood)
Website: http://www.westernlegendsroundup.com/
August 23-25, 2018  
CINECON 54 CLASSIC FILM FESTIVAL
Hollywood, California
Website: http://www.cinecon.org/
August 30 - September 3, 2018  
M7 CON AND OLD WEST FILM FESTIVAL
Old Sacramento, California
Website: http://www.m7con.org/
August 31 - September 2, 2018  
MID-ATLANTIC NOSTALGIA CONVENTION
Hunt Valley, Maryland (near Baltimore)
Website: http://www.midatlanticnostalgiaconvention.com
September 13-15, 2018  
ANNUAL SILVER SPUR AWARDS
Sportsmen's Lodge, Studio City, California
Website: http://www.reelcowboys.org/
September 21, 2018  
TOM MIX FESTIVAL/WESTERN HERITAGE WEEKEND
Dewey, Oklahoma (Home of the Tom Mix Museum)
City of Dewey, OK website: http://www.cityofdewey.com/Residents/Community_Calendar.aspx
Tom Mix Museum website: http://www.tommixmuseum.com/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TomMixMuseum74029/
No event listed as of June 12, 2018  
ANNUAL REX ALLEN DAYS CELEBRATION
in conjunction with the Annual Western Music, Cowboy poetry and Old West Film Festival in Willcox, Arizona
Websites:
http://www.rexallenmuseum.org/
http://www.rexallendays.org/
Chamber of Commerce:
http://www.willcoxchamber.com
October 5-7, 2018  
LONE PINE FILM FESTIVAL
Lone Pine, California
Website: http://www.lonepinefilmfestival.org/
October 5-8, 2018  



Film fests and events that are no longer active.
THE HIGH CHAPARRAL 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
Marriott Burbank, Burbank, California
Event was held in 2017.
Website: http://www.50thanniversarythehighchaparral.com/

WESTERN FILM FAIR AND NOSTALGIA CONVENTION
Hawthorne Inn, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
2017 event was the 40th and last Western Film Fair.
Website (no longer working): http://www.westernfilmfair.com

WILLIAMSBURG (Virginia) FILM FESTIVAL
Colonial Plaza Williamsburg (Formerly Holiday Inn - Patriot), Williamsburg, Virginia
2017 event was the 21st and last Williamsburg Film Festival.
Website (no longer working): http://www.williamsburgfilmfestival.org

HIGH CHAPARRAL REUNION
Tucson, Arizona
From their website - no further reunions/events are planned.
Website: http://thehighchaparralreunion.com

SPIRIT OF THE COWBOY
Hico, Texas
Event held in 2015.
Website (no longer working): http://www.spiritofthecowboy.net/

FESTIVAL OF THE WEST
WestWorld in Scottsdale, Arizona
Last event was held in 2013.
Website: http://www.festivalofthewest.com/

FIRST ANNUAL WESTERN HERITAGE FESTIVAL
Boise, Idaho
Event held in 2015.
Website (no longer working): http://idahowesternheritagefestival.com/

WILD WESTERN FESTIVAL
Glendale, Arizona
2015 was the last Wild Western Festival. Website: http://www.wildwesternfestival.com/

HOPALONG CASSIDY FESTIVAL
Cambridge, Ohio
2015 was the 25th Hoppy Festival ... and the last.
Website (no longer working): http://hopalongcassidyfestival.com

WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA FILM FESTIVAL
Asheville, North Carolina
Website: http://www.cometwesterns.com/filmfest.htm
Last festival was held in 2012.

GOLDEN BOOT AWARDS
The last Golden Boot Awards program occurred in 2007 and was the 25th anniversary of the awards program.
Website: https://www.mptf.com/history

ANNUAL GENE AUTRY DAYS
Kenton, Ohio
Hardin County, Ohio Chamber of Commerce announced that the 2013 Gene Autry Days was the last.

JOHNNY MACK BROWN WESTERN FESTIVAL
Dothan, Alabama
Last held in 2011.
Website (no longer working): http://www.johnnymackbrownfestival.com

WILD WEST COWBOY ROUND-UP
Annual Cowboy Round-up, Downtown Garland, Texas
Website (no longer working as of October 1, 2011): http://www.garlandcowboyroundup.com

DEAN SMITH CELEBRITY RODEO
Expo Center of Taylor County, Abilene, Texas
Benefits the John Wayne Cancer Institute.
Website (no longer working as of January, 2008): http://www.celebrityrodeo.org

RED RIVER WESTERN FESTIVAL
Shreveport, Louisiana
Website (no longer working as of 2005): http://www.redriverwesternfestival.com

TOMBSTONE WESTERN FILM FESTIVAL
Tombstone, Arizona
Website (no longer working as of January, 2006): http://tombstonewesternfilm.com/

BUCK JONES FESTIVAL
2004 Buck Jones Festival was cancelled due to illness and passing of Dom Marafioti.
Website (no longer working as of January, 2006): http://www.buckjones.org/

KNOXVILLE FILM FESTIVAL
No event scheduled.
Website: http://www.cometwesterns.com/knoxvle.htm

TOM MIX FESTIVAL
DuBois, Pennsylvania
Final TM Festival was held in 2004.
Tom Mix Festival Website (no longer working as of September, 2005): http://www.tommixfestival.com
DuBois Area Historical Society website: http://www.duboishistoricalsociety.com/


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