Pre-Release CD Party Methow Valley Ciderhouse, Winthrop
Nov
4
6:00pm 6:00pm

Pre-Release CD Party Methow Valley Ciderhouse, Winthrop

Lauralee, retired wilderness guide,  will be performing selections from her new recording, On The Loose & Headed Your Way.   She will share some of the background stories that formed the songs and poems in the collection.  Audience members will ride along on a mini-pack trip into the Pasayten Wilderness and hear about adventures that spawn the new work.

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Pre-release CD Party Methow Valley Community Center
Nov
5
1:00pm 1:00pm

Pre-release CD Party Methow Valley Community Center

Lauralee, retired wilderness guide,  will be performing selections from her new recording, On The Loose & Headed Your Way.   She will share some of the background stories that formed the songs and poems in the collection.  Audience members will ride along on a mini-pack trip into the Pasayten Wilderness and hear about adventures that spawn the new work.

 

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Pre-release CD Party Trail's End Bookstore, Winthrop
Nov
8
2:00pm 2:00pm

Pre-release CD Party Trail's End Bookstore, Winthrop

Lauralee, retired wilderness guide,  will be performing selections from her new recording, On The Loose & Headed Your Way.   She will share some of the background stories that formed the songs and poems in the collection.  Audience members will ride along on a mini-pack trip into the Pasayten Wilderness and hear about adventures that spawn the new work.

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Pre-release CD Party Twisp River Suites, Twisp
Nov
10
5:00pm 5:00pm

Pre-release CD Party Twisp River Suites, Twisp

Lauralee, retired wilderness guide,  will be performing selections from her new recording, On The Loose & Headed Your Way.   She will share some of the background stories that formed the songs and poems in the collection.  Audience members will ride along on a mini-pack trip into the Pasayten Wilderness and hear about adventures that spawn the new work.

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Spirit of the West
Feb
16
to Feb 18

Spirit of the West

Ellensburg plays host to the largest cowboy gathering in Washington State.  Lauralee will be on hand to play at downtown venues and visit with neighbors.  Check the Spirit of the West website for more details on the weekend.

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Western Music Association Presents Cowboy Music & Poetry
Oct
8
4:00pm 4:00pm

Western Music Association Presents Cowboy Music & Poetry

The Columbia Chapter of the Western Music Association presents a showcase of the best cowboy poets and musicians in five states.  These talents folks will take the stage at the Bingen Theater on Sunday, October 8, 2017, from 4-6PM.  Here is an opportunity to see a variety of award-winning entertainers sharing some of the best music and poetry from our western culture.  Admission by donation, suggested $10 at the door.  Bingen Theater 210 Oak St. Bingen, WA

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Wenaha Gallery Baskets, Poetry & Music
Sep
16
1:00pm 1:00pm

Wenaha Gallery Baskets, Poetry & Music

The beautiful Wenaha Gallery in Dayton, WA will be hosting a show of  Lauralee's Baskets from Sept. 11-Oct. 7, 2017.  Join Lauralee for a kick off event on Saturday, September 16, and view these exquisite art pieces. She is an entertainer, as well as an artist, so she will share stories, poems and songs about her years as a mountain guide and cook.  Showtimes are:  1:30PM and 3:00PM.  Learn more about the show and the gallery at https://wenaha.com/weaving-wisdom-basket-lauralee-northcott/

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Wild Western Women Wagon Circle-Up
Aug
22
to Aug 24

Wild Western Women Wagon Circle-Up

A reunion of horse riding pals from years of mountain trips will gather together up river to an undisclosed location.  These hearty horsey gals will be gatheringfor three days of music, fun, and stories.  Lauralee will be on hand to sing with her very best pals.  Rumors have been circulating that former Horse Crazy members Kristyn Harris, Jennifer Epps, and Judy Coder will be singing around the campfire too.  Lauralee is going to pull out the Dutch Oven for some old fashion western goodies!  Private party, sorry!

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Recording with Dave & Carolyn Martin
Jul
11
to Jul 13

Recording with Dave & Carolyn Martin

I have the honor to record my new album with Dave and Carolyn Martin at Sweetwater Studios in Ft. Wayne, IN.  Carolyn and Dave bring a whole career of exceptional musicianship to my project of original songs and poems reflecting my career as a wilderness guide and cook.  The working title of this collection is, "Don't Know Where We're Going but We're Making Record Time".  That title might be a little long!   It will be a swinging good time and I am so grateful for their collaboration.

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49er's Cowboy Music & Poetry In The Park
May
13
1:00pm 1:00pm

49er's Cowboy Music & Poetry In The Park

Western Music Association members will be on hand to entertain at the Winthrop City Park following the famous 49er Parade.  Washington Outfitter and Guides will fill the park their tents to offer samples of mountain trips available and wonderful foods too!  The music and poetry will be going on all afternoon.  Lauralee will be the host.

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Zumiez Come to Winthrop
May
6
to May 10

Zumiez Come to Winthrop

BS Barbeque and catering company provides the meals for the annual leadership meeting of the Zumiez.  This five day event hosts almost 1000 people and it takes the whole Northcott Clan and half the town of Winthrop to feed these hungry participants.  All hands will be on deck for a week of hectic fun, led by Bart and Sue Northcott.  www.bsbarbque.com

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Winthrop Library Program
Apr
27
7:00pm 7:00pm

Winthrop Library Program

This program features classic cowboy poetry, dating back to the early 1800's, and historical works of importance pertaining to the cowboys in the American West.  In addition, Lauralee will share contemporary cowboy poems, songs, including her own original work.

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Book Event Clymer Museum
Apr
22
11:00am11:00am

Book Event Clymer Museum

Jill Charlotte Stanford will be presenting her book, SHE SPEAKS TO ME, A western women's view of the west through poetry and song, at the Clymer Museum Ellensburg, WA.  Contributors to the book: Lauralee Northcott (lyrist); AK Moss (poet) and Robin Green (photographer) will also be there to entertain the public. 

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Horse Crazy Final Concert
Mar
18
7:00pm 7:00pm

Horse Crazy Final Concert

The Merc Theater

Twisp, WA

Dear Methow Valley Friends,  This is the final concert for Horse Crazy Cowgirl Band.  We hope you will come and share a magical evening.   We've invited all the past members of Horse Crazy to join us so who knows what will happen!  You can be certain it will be an evening of soulful cowboy music, played by the Western Music Association's Group of the Year! 2015

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Annual Unitarian Brunch
Mar
5
10:00am10:00am

Annual Unitarian Brunch

The Methow Valley Unitarian Fellowship will be gathering at the Methow Valley Community Center in Twisp to celebrate a year of rewarding programs and to share ideas for keeping the fellowship flourishing.  Mark Markuly of Seattle University will be the speaker, and Lauralee Northcott will provide the entertainment.

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Western Art Association Goodey Gallery Basket Show
Mar
3
5:00pm 5:00pm

Western Art Association Goodey Gallery Basket Show

Lauralee's Baskets will be featured in the monthly Artwalk on the delightful streets of Ellensburg, WA.  Lauralee won "Best in Show" at the 44th Annual Western Art Association Annual Western Art Show.  This prestigious award was a first for Lauralee and won her the opportunity to have a complete show at the gallery.  Please stop by and see some classic and finely crafted work.

 

Western Art Association and Goodey Gallery

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Gem and Mineral Hunt
Jan
28
to Feb 3

Gem and Mineral Hunt

My husband Clayton and I will head to Quartsite, AZ for the annual Gem and Mineral Show.  This is a time when rock hounds and bead vendors gather to show off their new finds.  This is an adventure and always yields new materials and inspiration for another year of basket making.

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