Welcome to the Stony Plain Cowboy Festival. The 2016 Festival will take place on August 19-21, 2016. This will be our 24th annual event, held at Stony Plain Heritage Park, 5100 41 Avenue, Stony Plain, Alberta. RV Parking is available at no cost - there are no services available.

The Society is proud to introduce a YOUTH PROGRAM at our 24th Annual Festival. The program will be aimed at 2 to 12 year olds and include cowboy songs, poetry, family theatre and live action presentations. Bring your children and grandchildren for free; adults fee is $5.00. Take in our main stage entertainment before and after.

We hope you'll also gain a new appreciation of the west's rich and incredible cowboy heritage. We look forward to spending the weekend with you.

Cary Treasure in Drayton Valley

For 24 years the Stony Plain Cowboy Gathering Society has been celebrating the cowboy scene through music, cowboy poetry and the visual arts & crafts.  The Stony Plain Cowboy Gathering Society, a Not-for-Profit society, is made up of a brave group of dedicated volunteers committed to

"The preservation and presentation of historical and contemporary
Cowboy Music, Poetry and Art."

In 2016, the Stony Plain Cowboy Gathering Society will be hosting the 24th annual edition of this legendary Gathering.  We are in the process of inviting  a crew of great artists to join us in August, 2016. And with the stellar line-up of poets, pickers, and artists coming, the Gathering is shaping up to be the greatest ever and the Stony Plain Cowboy Gathering Society (The Posse) is ready and rarin' to go.


The mailing address of the society is:
P.O. Box 2766
Stony Plain, Alberta T7Z 1Y3

Phone: 780-963-6092


A good time was had by all, so let’s do it again!  Please join us August 19-21, 2016 in Stony Plain.
Ray Anderson: President
Cheri Bass: Vice President
Cary Treasure: Secretary
Curtis Day: Treasurer
Jackson Mackenzie
Henry Kramer

Committee Chairs:
Entertainment: Jackson Mackenzie
Facilities: Henry Kramer
Cowboy Mercantile: Cheri Bass
Food Services: Cary Treasure
Sponsorships: Ray Anderson, Cheri Bass

A picture of the directors hard at work!



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