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THE STAGE IS SET FOR COWBOY FESTIVAL PERFORMERS. The 27th Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, will be held Saturday, April 22, and Sunday, April 23, in Old Town Newhall.

Three Stages of Performances to Entertain Attendees in 2023.

Santa Clarita, Calif. – Longtime festival favorites and thrilling newcomers highlight the performance schedule at the 27th Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, which will be held Saturday, April 22, and Sunday, April 23, in Old Town Newhall. At this one-of-a-kind celebration of the City of Santa Clarita’s rich western heritage, Cowboy Festival attendees can see the best in country western, folk and bluegrass music across three stages – all for free.

General admission is free for the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, which will take over Main Street, between 8th Street and the Roundabout, in Old Town Newhall. In addition to purchasing from cowboy cuisine and western wear vendors, and participating in activities such as archery, hatchet throwing and mechanical bull riding, attendees can also enjoy live music and performances for no additional cost. Performances will take place on the Roundabout Stage, 8th Street Stage and on the stage inside The MAIN (24266 Main Street) during Cowboy Festival hours (10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.) on both days (April 22-23). Line dancing with the Bootscoot Bosses will also be held from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. with lessons on the hour on a special line dance stage located at the corner of Main Street and Market Street.

Additional special performances and tours that round out the 27th Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, as well as Cowboy Festival VIP Experience packages, are also available and tickets are now on sale to the public. Tickets to these events, which begin on Friday, April 21, can be purchased by visiting CowboyFestival.org.

The full stage schedule can be found below:

Roundabout Stage (Main Street at the Roundabout)

  • West of Texas (10:00 – 10:45 a.m.)
  • Wild Earp & The OK Chorale (11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
  • Water Tower (12:30 – 1:15 p.m.)
  • Buck Ford (2:00 – 3:00 p.m.)
  • Rachel Brooke (3:30 – 4:15 p.m.)
  • Brennen Leigh (5:00 – 6:00 p.m.)


8th Street Stage (Main Street and 8th Street)

  • Honey Buckets (11:00 – 11:45 a.m.)
  • Poi Rogers (12:15 – 1:00 p.m.)
  • Carin Mari (1:30 – 2:15 p.m.)
  • Kathryn Legendre (3:00 – 4:00 p.m.)
  • TK & The Holy Know Nothings (4:45 – 5:45 p.m.)


The MAIN (24266 Main Street, Santa Clarita, CA 91321)

  • Mike Fleming (10:15 – 11:00 a.m.)
  • Gary Allegretto (11:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.)
  • Jon Chandler (12:45 – 1:30 p.m.)
  • Sourdough Slim (2:00 – 2:45 p.m.)
  • Kristyn Harris (3:15 – 4:00 p.m.)
  • Dave Stamey (4:30 – 5:15 p.m.)

For more details about the 2023 Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, please visit CowboyFestival.org.

TICKETS ON SALE NOW FOR SANTA CLARITA COWBOY FESTIVAL SPECIAL EVENTS.

The 27th Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival will return to Old Town Newhall on April 22 and 23, 2023. General Admission is free in addition to Special Ticketed Events.

Santa Clarita, Calif. – The 27th Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival will return after a three-year hiatus and take over Main Street in Old Town Newhall on April 22 and 23, 2023. In addition to a weekend of activities, music and food that celebrate the City of Santa Clarita’s rich western heritage, the Cowboy Festival also offers attendees the chance to experience special events and concerts throughout the area.

General admission to the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival will be FREE once again for all attendees. General admission includes access to a variety of cowboy cuisine and western wear vendors, activities such as archery, hatchet throwing and mechanical bull riding, and a full schedule of entertaining performances across three stages on Main Street.

Tickets to additional special performances and experiences as part of the 27th Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival are now on sale to the public. Tickets to these events, which begin on Friday, April 21, can be purchased by visiting CowboyFestival.org. Special VIP packages for the Cowboy Festival are also on sale now and can be purchased for $75 per day. The VIP experience grants admission to the Cowboy Cantina at Hart & Main and includes a catered lunch, two drink tickets, the opportunity to mingle with Cowboy Festival performers and special VIP shuttle service from the festival shuttle site.

Venues in and around Old Town Newhall, as well as in Piru, will host additional ticketed events. The full lineup of ticketed performances and opportunities is below.

Rancho Camulos Museum

5164 E. Telegraph Road (Hwy. 126), Piru, CA 93040

  • Californio Fiesta de Rancho Camulos with Dave Stamey: Friday, April 21 at 11:00 a.m. – $50


Newhall Family Theatre for the Performing Arts

24607 Walnut Street, Santa Clarita, CA 91321

  • Highway Starr (Country Rock Band): Friday, April 21 at 8:00 p.m. – $10


Canyon Theatre Guild

24242 Main Street, Santa Clarita, CA 91321

  • Sarah Winchester Band: Saturday, April 22 at 8:00 p.m. – $10

Additional Ticketed Event

  • Melody Ranch Film Tour (Departs from Festival Shuttle Site at 13th Street and Railroad Avenue in Newhall): Saturday, April 22 OR Sunday, April 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. – $75

For more details about the 2023 Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, please visit CowboyFestival.org.