Trappings of Texas 2020 Schedule of Events
Photo from 2019 Ranch Round Up Party.
Photo by Paul Slocumb.
Trappings of Texas 2020 Opening Weekend
Thursday, April 16
PREVIEW 5:00 – 7:00 pm
Museum of the Big Bend
Enjoy this exclusive and intimate opportunity to view Trappings first! Meet the artists and register for ballot books to purchase works in the show.
Underwriting courtesy of Robie Golden and Sam Saenz.
AFTER PREVIEW PARTY 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Century Bar & Grill in the Historic Holland Hotel
209 West Holland Avenue
Hosted by Century Bar & Grill
Head on over to the Holland Hotel in downtown Alpine and enjoy an amazing selection of appetizers and a cash bar. Live music by Bake Turner.
Tickets to enjoy both the PREVIEW & AFTER PREVIEW PARTY: $50 per person
Click here to purchase tickets to the Preview & After Preview Party
Friday, April 17
NEW! MEET THE ARTISTS LUNCHEON
11:30 am – 2:00 pm
2612 West Highway 90
Savor an authentic BBQ lunch with Trappings artists. During the lunch, enjoy a Western wear style show featuring Sul Ross State University Rodeo and Range Animal Science students modeling fashion-forward and vintage clothing from Alpine Western clothiers: Big Bend Saddlery, McKinney Outfitters, Out West Feed and Supply, The Dimestore Cowgirl and Vaquera Vogue.
Underwriting courtesy of Out West Feed and Supply.
Tickets: $35 per person (limited seating)
Click here to purchase tickets to the Meet the Artist Luncheon.
Tickets for the Meet the Artists Luncheon are included in the Cattle Baron, Gold Cattle Baron and Diamond Cattle Baron Sponsorship Levels. Click here to find out more about Trappings of Texas 2020 Sponsorship Levels.
GRAND OPENING EXHIBIT, SALE & RECEPTION
6:00 – 9:00 pm
Museum of the Big Bend
The Best Event in West Texas! All evening, sample great food and drinks, visit with Trappings artists, old and new friends and maybe be a lucky buyer of works in Trappings.
Underwriting courtesy of Rita & Allan Childs (Childs Dirt Contractors), Vaughn & Tex Gross (Commerce Street Capital) and Georgia & Bentley King (Southwest Marketers, Inc.); Wine courtesy of Robie Golden and Sam Saenz.
Tickets: $50 per person
Click here to purchase tickets to the Grand Opening Exhibit, Sale & Reception.
Saturday, April 18
CHUCK WAGON BREAKFAST 8:00 am
Big Bend Saddlery
2701 East Highway 90
Kick off your Saturday with an authentic chuckwagon breakfast featuring cowboy coffee.
Underwriting courtesy of Gary Dunshee, Big Bend Saddlery
Admission is free, reservations are requested.
Click here to make reservations for the Chuckwagon Breakfast.
34TH ANNUAL TRAPPINGS OF TEXAS 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Museum of the Big Bend, SRSU Campus
Everyone is invited to the Museum of the Big Bend for presentations and demonstrations by Trappings artists during the day in the Trappings exhibit area!
Admission is free.
PRIVATE GALLERY TOUR 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Old Spanish Trail Gallery and Museum
401 Crow’s Nest Road, Fort Davis
Before going to the Robison and Martin V M5 Medley Ranch, tour Roxa Robison’s gallery Old Spanish Trail Gallery & Museum in Crow’s Nest on the Scenic Loop.
Enjoy light refreshments in the beautiful Davis Mountains.
TRAPPINGS OF TEXAS RANCH ROUND UP PARTY 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Robison and Martin V M5 Medley Ranch
Hosted by Roxa Robison
Be part of a select group to attend a great event on a private West Texas Ranch in the majestic Davis Mountains near Fort Davis. Wind down your Trappings weekend under the stars with cocktails and dinner, bid on one-of-a-kind items during the live auction and dance the night away with music provided by the Honky Tonkers.
Directions will be sent by mail or email once tickets are purchased.
Tickets: $150 per person (very limited seating)
Click here to purchase tickets to the 2020 Trappings of Texas Ranch Round Up Party.
Tickets for the Trappings of Texas Ranch Round Up Party are included in the Gold Cattle Baron and Diamond Cattle Baron Sponsorship Levels. Click here to find out more about Trappings of Texas 2020 Sponsorship Levels.
A bus shuttle for attendees to the Gallery Tour and Ranch Round Up Party will be available at the Museum of the Big Bend. Seating is first come, first serve. Shuttle leaves from the Museum at 2:00 pm and leaves the Ranch Round Up Party at 8:00 pm.