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Old Sheepherders Gathering

January 17, 2018 @ 8:00 am - January 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

Old Sheepherder's Gathering - Baker, NV

Every January, sheepherders and their families from across western Utah and eastern Nevada converge at the state line for a weekend of comradery. But the event is more than mere reminiscing: the Gathering is a venue for passing on history to younger generations and sharing a bit of sheep industry culture with the non-initiated. Friday’s buffet dinner is for sheep folk, but the open-mic program Friday night and all of Saturday’s events (the musical entertainment, Basque family-style dinner, and the Sheepherders’ Ball) are open to the public.

Read all about in the NevadaGram – “The Sheepherders’ Ball, Baker 2010”

Details

Start:
January 17, 2018 @ 8:00 am
End:
January 18, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
Cowboy, Culture, Ely, Festival, Festival Highway 50
Event Tags:
baker, nv
Website:
mailto:info@greatbasinheritage.org

Organizer

Great Basin National Heritage Area and The Border Inn
Phone:
775-234-7300
Email:
mailto:info@greatbasinheritage.org
Website:
mailto:info@greatbasinheritage.org

Venue

Baker, NV
PO Box 78
Baker,Nevada89311United States
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Phone:
775-234-7300
Website:
mailto:info@greatbasinheritage.org

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