George Hopkins – Medicine Show
I have a medicine show that is set in the 1880’s. It is a show for all ages with Prof.Hyrum P. Hedgethicket, a con man who sells his wares, has magic tricks that can be solved by kids, audience participation, makes it rain and gets a kiss from an unsuspecting participant at the end.
I have performed for twenty-eight years at the Chuckwagon event at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum. I have also performed in Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show (10 Years), Colorado Springs Poetry Gathering, L.A. County Fair, and many events in the state for the last thirty years.
Joan’s performance can be “spun” to fit your event. Currently Joan performs a stage show and can truly make a rope come alive. Her mastery of the Mexican and American styles of roping is so complete that she performs effortlessly. She combines years of stage and rodeo experience and performs a roping act with over 80 tricks in each routine. Joan’s performance is FAST MOVING, COLORFUL, FASCINATING and EXCITING to watch. Joan performs to western music which can include a professional rodeo announcer’s voice-over explaining some of the tricks as she does them. She can also do a spinning act where black lights transform costume and ropes into a glowing performance, should a complete black out setting be available. Her routine requires dexterity, precision and skill reflecting an authentic link to the beauty and flair of the original roping performed during the wild west era.
A whole heap (herd?) of cowboy and western performers including singers, tricksters, gun fighters, saloon girls and more. They can come to your event, or your group can come to their Western Town east of Marlow, OK. Contact Orvel Robinson for details.
Travel: State of Oklahoma
Fees: Dependent on number of performers, travel and duration of performance
We bring our longhorn riding steer(s) to your event or parade. We have been training steers for 16 years and several thousand have climbed up in the saddle to have their photos taken on a real live longhorn.
We are currently booking for the CT 150 celebration.
Contact us at 405-964-2889 or on Facebook at Straka Longhorns.
Howdy Partners on the CT (Chisholm Trail) 150!
We hope you are planning for the busy upcoming CT150 Celebration! Our Trail Boss’s Chuckwagon Catering Outfit would like to be a part of some of the events you have planned or some still in the making.
We have a complete “Old West” Chuckwagon and bring this Western Atmosphere to every event/activity we participate in. We have done pancake breakfasts for over 1000 to steak dinner for 400 – nothing too big for our chuckwagon outfit.
Catering for Wagon Trains (Wyoming and Oregon), Historical celebrations, weddings, anniversaries, family reunions to US citizenship celebrations, Mormon Trek’s and many birthday parties. We are proud of the service we have been providing to “Western Enthusiasts” for over 30 years.
Please take a look at our web site www.chuckwagoncatering.net to see if you might want to include a real “Chuckwagon” in this historic years events/activities. We love bringing our “event planning “experience and our delicious meals to organizations. Be it breakfast, dinner or supper – please give us a call to explore the possibilities of bringing a real “Chuckwagon” experience to your community.
Wishing you the very best as you enter into this historic time of our “Old West” history and the 150th Anniversary of the Chisholm Trail.
Remember: Eat a hearty breakfast and Ride a Fast Horse!
Don Meyer – Trail Boss Sharon R. Meyer – Ramrod