Photo by Phyllis Burchett.……

The 2nd Annual Art of the Cowgirl, to be held January 24-26, 2020 at Corona Ranch in Phoenix, Arizona, is full to the brim with exciting events and workshops. The educational and empowering Art of the Cowgirl events can be found in every corner of Corona Ranch, including the courtyard, the Lienzo, Masters Hall, the Gazebo, and Priefert Arena.

Depending on your passion, you can bounce from location to location to find the Art of the Cowgirl events you’re interested in. Here’s the full event schedule for Art of the Cowgirl 2020:

Friday, January 24th

It’s opening day! Art of the Cowgirl starts off strong with the trade show, rodeo opening ceremony, and the 2019 Masters and Recipient Presentations. In the evening, enjoy a style show, the presentation of the Women of the West Award (received last year by Montana Silversmiths’ Judy Wagner), the Fellowship Presentation and Live Auction. Finally, wind down with some music from The Genuine Cowgirls and Joni and Olivia Harms.

Saturday, January 25th

Day 2, comin’ in kickin’! The trade show continues all day long, as does the music in the Gazebo. Saturday boasts Masters Hall presentations from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM from some of the West’s most talented artisans. 2:00 starts the preview of Sunday’s horse show so guests can check out the selection! At 5:00 PM in the Lienzo, take a seat for the World’s Greatest Horsewoman Finals, followed by the Ranch Rodeo Finals at 5:30 PM. Stick around until 7:00 PM for the rodeo awards presentation.

Sunday, January 26th

Art of the Cowgirl goes out with a bang. Arrive at 8:00 AM to catch Cowgirl Church. Then, Gazebo music provides a lovely backdrop to the day’s events, including masters’ panels and roundtables in Masters Hall. Stop by the trade show booths for the last time, and be sure to attend the Elite Ranch Horse Sale at 4:00 in the Lienzo.

Art of the Cowgirl’s extensive list of masters, performers, and events promises an exquisite weekend. Each of the many Art of the Cowgirl events is meant to support the cowgirl spirit and promote women in the Western lifestyle. Experience the cowgirl spirit live and in person, and grab your ticket to Art of the Cowgirl here.