Western Heritage Awards Weekend
Best of the West.
Friday, April 19-Saturday, April 20
Oklahoma actor Wes Studi (Avatar, Dances with Wolves) is among this year’s class of inductees to be honored by the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum during the Western Heritage Awards Weekend, Friday, April 19-Saturday, 20. The Western Heritage Awards acknowledges artists contributing to the legacy of Western culture in literature, music, film and television. Other honorees are Duncan Renaldo, Leo Carrillo, John W. Lacey, Kenneth Eade and the late Robert Mitchum. Boots O’Neal is the 2013 Chester A. Reynolds Memorial Award recipient. Meet the (living) honorees at the annual Jingle Jangle Mingle, a casual night of hors d’oeuvres and autographs at 5:30 p.m. Friday. The black-tie affair is set for 5 p.m. Saturday. Go online to www.nationalcowboymuseum.org to register and for more information.