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Western Fest Free Community Festival

February 17, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Dust off your cowboy boots and mosey on down to TAM’s Western Fest for an all-ages, fun-filled day inspired by the Haub Family Collection of Western American Art. Explore five NEW exhibitions, create western-themed art, hear authentic cowboy poetry, take in western music, food, and more!

Schedule of Activities

Noon to 12:30 pm – Buffalo Soldiers Presentation

1 to 2 pm – Music from The Cottonwood Cutups

2 pm – Cowboy Poetry by Lynn Kopelke

2:30 pm – Native American Storytelling by Roger Fernandes

3 to 4 pm – Music from The Cottonwood Cutups

Ongoing from 12–4 pm

  • Booth with Artifacts from The Buffalo Soldiers of Seattle
  • Northwest Animal Sketching and Touchable Specimens with the Slater Museum of Natural History
  • Clay Animal Sculpture Artmaking in TAM Studio
  • Western-themed Food in TAM Café
  • …and more!


February 17, 2018
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Tacoma Art Museum
1701 Pacific Ave
Tacoma, WA 98402 United States
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