Hoof It On Over to Nevada for Some Cowboy Poetry Steph Spencer January 23, 2013 Art, Culture, Nevada, News © Paul EverettPut on your spurs and round up family and friends for a ride to Elko, Nevada where the 29th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering kicks off on January 28th. The event is focused on promoting cowboy culture and features poetry, music, dance, and a variety of other performances and activities.This year the festival is eagerly anticipating the participation of cowboys from Italy, who have their own brand of herding culture and a style of cowboy poetry all their own.Visit the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering site for more info. Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* WebsiteLet\'s Make Sure You\'re Human ... *Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA. nine − 1 = Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.