Every January for the last 15 years, ranchers, poets,
musicians, gear makers and Western enthusiasts have headed to Elko,
Nev., for the Cowboy Poetry Gathering. The Jan. 22-29, 2000, event,
expected to draw some 10,000 people, will explore ranch culture and
cowboy tradition. Tickets range from $15 to $100 for a package.
Call toll free, 888/880-5885.