Celebrate the vaquero heritage through traditional horsemanship performances and clinics, the Sabores de Mexico food festival, music and more. Event is produced by American Paint Horse Association in partnership with Stockyards Heritage, the City of Fort Worth, Fort Worth Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, and the Mexican Consulate in Dallas.
The Vaquero Gathering Performances
Tickets: $100 | Location: Cowtown Coliseum
Friday, 12:00 PM Oct. 8, 2021 – Vaquero Early Days
Saturday, 12:00 PM Oct. 9, 2021 – Ranch and Trail Vaqueros
Sunday, 2:00 PM Oct. 10, 2021 – Vaquero Celebración
The Vaquero Gathering Clinic
Tickets: $15 in advance or $20 at the door | Location: Cowtown Coliseum
Champion horse trainers and riders Ascension and Adan Bañuelos will headline a special vaquero horsemanship clinic. Clinics held daily Oct. 8-10.
Vaquero Gathering Food Truck Competition
Enjoy the best of Fort Worth’s Food Truck Mexican Food offerings while supporting small business entrepreneurs in this inaugural event and food competition on Oct. 13. Free admission.
Vaquero Gathering Music Stage
Experience the sights and sounds of the Vaquero Gathering at the Vaquero Stage featuring local and national musical acts. Musical performances begin event evenings at 6 p.m. Free admission.