Cowboy Poetry Contest
For ages 18 and younger
Accepting entries through February 10, 2018
What is Cowboy Poetry?
It is poetry about:
- Cowboys and Cowgirls and the work they do
- Landscapes of the West and the western lifestyle
- Cowboy/Cowgirl values and practices
- Stories of life on the range
Win cool prizes!
Enter for a chance to win:
- Fun prizes!
- Four tickets to the Cowboys, Rhythm, & Rhymes event
scheduled for 5pm on Friday, 3/16/18 at
the Fox Theater in Salinas.
- Read your poem (or have someone read it for you) at the event
- Meet the poets backstage.
- Have your poem published on MCFL's website.
- Two tickets to the California Rodeo Salinas,
2 ways to enter:
and return it to your
of the Monterey County Free Libraries or send by fax to
Fill out the form online below
- Must be 18 years old or younger to enter
- Poems can be written in English or Spanish
- Poems must be submitted by 2/10/18