meet-ups for Alumni, Family, and Friends

A few times per year, we have an opportunity to catch up and reconnect with old friends.  Every time, it's lively!  And sometimes, it's nothing short of magical.

To view the list of this season’s Westernaires shows and special appearances, click here to be taken to the Westernaires events listing.


Alumni Week, 2010


Westernaires’ 70th Anniversary Party!

July 27th, 2019

2019 rings in the organization's 70th anniversary, and this one was a grand affair. On Saturday, July 27th, in the Jeffco Auditorium / Expo Hall, we held our big 70th anniversary party. We’re celebrating 70 Years of Western Tradition this year!

Tack & “Anything” Swap Meet

June 8th, 2019

Sponsored by the Westernaires Alumni Association, this fun indoor event is open to everyone.

Admission is free, and we tend to have vendors selling all types/disciplines of tack, apparel, art, and knick-knacks. Enjoy entertainment acts each hour, along with food and a raffle.

Whether you’re buying, selling, or browsing, this event is great fun!


Alumni Week

August 12th - 17th, 2019**

Come out and visit, chat, ride, tour the new Fort facilities, and celebrate with your fellow alumni.  You never know who will show up!  If you're feeling adventurous, ride in a drill or two.

**Note: The Westernaires board of directors has made a change to our dates. We are very sorry for any inconvenience this causes, and these dates take precedence over those printed in the Alumni Association print newsletter.


Annual Show "Horsecapades" and Alumni Homecoming

October 26th - 27th, 2019

This is the one and only annual fundraiser for Westernaires, and the opportunity to watch an entertaining extravaganza.  If you're feeling adventurous, partake in the alumni ride act!  Click here for more information about attending.


Silent Auction Fundraiser

October 26th - 27th, 2019

Coinciding with Annual Show is our annual Silent Auction fundraiser, held at the Alumni Association booth on the midway.  Amidst our gorgeous and diverse auction items, choose from items to enhance your home, gift certificates for services to refresh your spirit, lots of dining certificates to please your palate, and events that the whole family can enjoy! 



More Meet-ups coming soon!


Stay tuned for new, fun upcoming events, including "W Club Socials".  We're planning for more fun events where alumni can reconnect with friends and loved ones from the past.  

Do you have a great idea for a future get together?  Let us know.