Fri27Oct20175:00 pmC Bar C Expo Center in Cloverdale, IN
This will be Barry's first time to perform in Indiana! Wahoo! Barry will be performing at the dinner on Friday night. For more info contact President Mike Tomey 812-583-4622
Sun29Oct20179:00 am601 S. Main in Whitewater, KS
Barry has been asked by our good friend Rolland Reusser to partner with him in bringing the church service that morning to the residents of this facility. You bet! We have so much to learn from giving a small portion of our time to these precious folks! Barry will be bringing the music with Rolland giving the message. Public is cordially invited! For more info contact Rolland at 316-214-8598
Sat04Nov20176:30 pm386 S. Fossil St in Russell, KS
Pastor Ken Pitzer is the Shepherd of this great congregation! Barry will do a special concert on this evening for those who wish to attend their own church the following morning on Sunday. If you have not heard Barry before, we invite to please come and meet us! For more info contact Ken at 758-483-3233
Sun05Nov201711:00 am386 S. Fossil St in Russell, KS
We invite to please come and worship with us as we celebrate the LORD's day. Barry will be bringing the Gospel in both music and message. For more info contact Pastor Ken at 758-483-3233
This great city goes all out to honor our American Warriors and Veterans! Good for them! Barry will be involved in a couple of events starting on Friday night. The Opening Ceremony will be held in the auditorium of the High School located at 1120 S. Ash. It will start at 6:00pm but Barry is slotted to close out the evening from 8:00-9:00pm.
Then on Saturday morning, he will be providing music before the parade starting at 9:30am at the Veteran's Memorial located at 4th and Main. Following the parade which begins at 10:45 (parade will conclude at the Veteran's Memorial) Barry will sing the National Anthem.
This promises to be a very moving dedication to those who have died to protect our Freedoms! I hope you can take the time to please join us!
For more info contact Sherry Wright Anderson 785-418-4237 or email@example.com
Sat11Nov20176:30 pmCorner of Hwy 60 & Howard St
This will be Barry's first time to participate at this Gospel Jubilee! We think it will be a great night of wonderful music. Barry is scheduled to perform starting at 6:30-7:30 that evening, so if you are planning on catching him there, don't be late! For more info contact Jay Fletcher 580-765-4730 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sun12Nov201710:30 am19195 61St Rd outside of Winfield, KS
It has been a little while since we have been back to this body of believers and we are so excited to see our old friends! Barry will be doing the whole service starting at 10:30am. If you have not been to this church, why not today? We would love to see you there! For more info contact Pastor Ted Brown at 620-506-1028
Thu30Nov20177:00 pmPrairie Rose Chuckwagon 15231 SW Parallel Rd outside Benton, KS
For years we have been hosting the Holiday Homecoming in Colorado and now we are excited to be adding some Kansas dates! This special evening is slightly different from other Homecomings as we are not going to have a potluck before the concert. Also there will be no pre-concert activities like wagon rides or movies at the Prairie Rose. In addition, this Christmas concert will take place on the front porch of the Hobby House in the beautifully decorated Cassidy Room across from the Opera House! Joining Barry that evening will be the dynamic duo of father and son Orin and Jesse Friesen! And for those who are waiting for Barry's new Christmas CD "Northern Light", here's your chance to get your copy! A $15.00 suggested donation will be shared between Barry and the Cross Walk Boys Ranch. Reservations are appreciated but not required. What a great way to get into the true meaning of this Christmas season! For more info contact the Prairie Rose at 316-778-2121
Fri01Dec20176:00 pm/ 7:00pmBuck Creek Country Church near Perry, KS
This is the church that I have been telling you about that looks like something from a Norman Rockwell painting since it was actually an old one-room school house! It is located 5 miles east of Perry, KS on Hwy 24 and sits just north of the highway. We will have potluck at 6:00pm followed by the concert at 7:00pm. Barry's guest that night will be Logan Barnett and Jacob Bond. Also joining us will be some of the kids from the Alpha Christian School who sang Feliz Navidad on Barry's latest cd "Northern Light" which will be available that evening of course! For more info contact Lisa Bond 785-221-1477
Sat02Dec20176:00 pmBlack Forest Community Center in Black Forest, CO
Our annual "the Real Reason for the Season" A Holiday Homecoming with Barry Ward and Friends. It is always the first Saturday in December so save the date! As usual, it is a potluck so please bring a dish or dessert. Everything else will be provided. Jimmy Lee Robbins and Sue Link will join us as usual, but we will have a new talent from Oklahoma. Pastor of the Lost Cowboy Church of Gracemont, OK, Mr. Bobby Boyles will be one of our guests. Plus local Cowboy Poet Extraordinaire Sergio Shaffer. There is no charge for this evening, but a donation jar is available to help offset the rental of the building, so donations are appreciated. If you don't have any of Barry's new CDs "Coyotes and Cattle" or the new Christmas CD "Northern Light", here is your chance! Give me a call if you have any questions, otherwise I look forward to seeing you then! Victoria 303-243-1978
This is a branch off of the original Black Forest Holiday Homecoming that we have been doing for a couple of years now with the 4 Bar S Gathering Cowboy Church. More details to come to see where the location will be this year. So stay tuned! But we will have the talented and gifted Bobby Boyles from Gracemont, OK with us along with local Cowboy Poet Extraordinaire Sergio Shaffer! This concert is free but a donation jar will be available to offset the evening's expenses. For more info contact me, Victoria at 303-243-1978 or Pastor Jake Shue at 719-659-9717. If you have not been to one of our Homecomings, please come! I am sure you will be blessed!
Wed06Dec20177:00 pmCrowley County Correctional Facility at Olney Springs, CO
Whew. There is no way to describe what a blessing this event has become to Barry and I. We are so thankful to have the wonderful opportunity to bring a little bit of Christmas into the inmates lives. But in the end, it is us that is always blessed and humbled to tears. Please lift us up in prayer that hearts and lives can be changed at this time.
Fri08Dec20175:00 pmThe Commons in Enid, OK
This is Barry's first time to do their Christmas party as he has been to the facility many times in the past for other programs. I bet this is going to be fun! For more info contact Brenda Davis 580-237-7625
Sun10Dec201710:00 am11154 Kleisen St, Suite 5 in Dodge City, KS (more details below)
Some churches are just like family to us and this is one of them! What a warm body of believers! They meet at the north end of the Weber Refrigeration building (the guys with the bright orange trucks) on the north side of the US Hwy 50 By-Pass north of Dodge City, KS. Barry will be bring the entire message in music and scripture in the absence of Pastor Jay Stapleton. Jay will be undergoing back surgery so we ask you to please join us in prayer as we lift him up for complete success and healing! For now, you can contact him at 620-353-9487. If you are looking for a church home or wish to worship in a different place on this Sunday, we invite you to join us!
Thu14Dec20176:00 pmLewis / Arriola Community Center near Cortez, CO
Barry has been invited to join Pastor Mark Baker again in this annual event hosted by the Southwest Cowboy Church in Cortez, CO. What a treat this is! Not your typical Christmas church program with the antics and music that is sure to bless you! Mark is a wonderful Western singer with a deep baritone voice and he looks like Santa Claus all year long with his white beard, big smile and sparkling eyes! If you are even close to this vicinity, come on over! The potluck starts at 6:00 so please bring a dish or dessert and then church is at 7:00pm. For more info contact Pastor Mark at 970-882-1433
Sat16Dec20176:00 pm3001 County Rd. 330 outside of Walsenburg, CO
There is no way to describe just how beautiful this venue is! Come and see for yourself.and invite your friends! Invitees are asked to donate what they can afford, but we do not want you to miss the event due to your budget. The average cost for is $10 per person. For anything you give above that amount, the Villa Jubilee Foundation can provide you with a tax-deductible receipt at your request. Proceeds benefit both Barry Ward (this is how he earns his living!) and VJF.
Food: Please bring about a dozen helpings of your favorite hors d’oeuvres and your favorite beverages. Thanks!
R.S.V.P.: Space is limited, so you and your friends are included in this invitation, but please R.S.V.P. as soon as possible at http://www.villajubilee.com/events.html
Address: 3001 County Rd. 330, Walsenburg, CO 80238 . Go south on County Rd. 330 (also known as Ideal Road, on the west edge of St. Mary's Cemetary) from Hwy. 160, on the south edge of Walsenburg. Drive three miles, go under railroad trestle, turn right at first mailbox -- you'll see 3001 on the mailbox. Take the driveway up to the house, unload under canopy, then park. Come on in and get ready for a great night of music, food, and fellowship!
Sat16Dec20176:00 pmVilla Jubilee at 3001 CR 330 outside of Walsenburg, CO
I can't even begin to describe to you just how magnificent this venue is! You just have to come and see it for yourself! But please, don't just come alone! Drag a friend or family member with you. We ask that a $10 donation per person is suggested but that is totally up to you and what you can afford. The donation jar is located in the main hall when you first walk into the home. It would be appreciated if you can bring some snacks or hor d'oeuvres or appetizers as we set out a serving line before and during the concert for your enjoyment. I can only imagine how beautiful this place is going to be decorated for Christmas! For more info and for complete directions, please visit their website www.villajubilee.com or give Stan Mann a call 303-809-5447
Sun17Dec20175:00 pmBellwether Barn 10879 KS-95 near Scott City, KS
We are totally amazed how the LORD works in our lives! Suzanne Griffith, owner of the Bellwether Barn had been praying about what kind of event could she have in December that would be different from the past ones. I at the same time was lead to their website and decided call them. Isn't God good! This is going to be in the same format as other Homecoming but we are starting a little bit earlier than normal. This Homecoming will begin at 5:00 with a potluck, so please bring your favorite dish or dessert! And then following the meal, we will move or tear down the tables and arrange them in a concert sitting around the stage. Our very special guest for the evening is the amazing Heather Layne (www.HeatherLayne.com) This concert and festivities is completely free and we encourage you to please bring your family and friends. A donation jar is available to help pay for the rental of the facility so if the LORD leads you to help us, then that is perfect. Barry will have his new CDS "Coyotes and Cattle" and the Christmas CD "Northern Light" along with Heather's collection of music too. For more info contact Suzanne Griffith at 620-874-1363
Sat20Jan20187:00 pm6867 Vista Bonita
This is a prelude to Barry performing at the Cochise Cowboy Gathering in February, so a great way to introduce your friends and family to the Bear and his music! Seating is limited! Advance sales tickets are $15 per person / $20 per person at the door. For more info contact Zia Bischoff at 480-488-1053 or email@example.com
Wed24Jan20187:15 pmAT Beatitudes Campus of Care 1610 W. Glendale Ave
Barry will have 30 minutes on the first set of this unique venue so if you are in the area please drop by! For more info contact Barbara 602-307-0067 or e-mail – firstname.lastname@example.org
Sun28Jan201811:00 am - 2:00pmMonterey Court at 505 W Miracle Mile in Tucson, AZ
Talented musician and singer Nancy Elliott invited Barry to join her on Sunday, Jan. 28 at the Monterery Court in Tucson. Here are what folks are saying about it: "This place is a little hidden treasure for a great evening out for good music. Been here a few times and enjoy it each time...Its a cozy spot in a funky neighborhood... the food is good. . . so just go and relax and enjoy the good music under the stars." For more information contact them at (520) 207-2429. Barry will be sharing his time with Nancy so please come and enjoy them both!
Thu01Feb20187:00 pm3225 Saint Andrews Dr
Sierra Vista United Methodist Church is commencing Cowboy Poetry Weekend on Thursday, Feb. 1, by offering an evening of special music. Back by popular demand for several continuous years now, we have been blessed to return to this great church of believers! Barry will be in concert at 7 p.m. The concert is free, but a love offering will be taken for Barry Ward’s ministry. For more info (520) 378-3352
Fri02Feb2018Sun04Feb2018variousBuena Vista High School at 5225 E Buena School Blvd
The theme for the 2018 Cochise Cowboy Poetry & Music Gathering is Barn Dance and Western Swing. It will be held February 2, 3, 4 2018, at Buena High School in Sierra Vista, Arizona. See Barry's schedule below. Folks, this is well worth the trip to AZ. This event is amazing and all indoors at various rooms in the High School so weather is never a factor! For more info contact Gene Raymond and tell him you saw it on Barry Ward's website and you are coming OR visit their website at https://www.cowboypoets.com/Schedule.html
Friday, February 2nd, 2018 Headline Stage Performance
7:00 PM - Doors Open at 6:30 PM Buena Performing Arts Center
Barry Ward / Jo Lynne Kirkwood / Student Poets / Syd Masters & Swing Riders
Intermission and then Joyce woodson / Tom Swearingen / Notable Exceptions
Saturday, Daytime Schedule NOTE that the 2018 schedule is not posted yet! The 2017 schedule is still live, so don't get confused please!
10 AM to 5 PM - February 3rd, 2017
Multiple Poetry and Music Session
Each Session is 50 Minutes
Sun04Feb20187:30am, 9:00am, 10:30amThree services this Sunday at SVUMC at 3225 Saint Andrews Dr
Sierra Vista United Methodist Church is commencing Cowboy Poetry Weekend on Sunday, Feb. 4, as SVUMC celebrates Western Heritage Sunday with music and western songs. Special music will be provided by the SVUMC Chancel Choir and The Crossroads Band. Ben Middleton will provide Native American flute music. Highlighting the 7:30am, 9:00am, and 10:30am services will be music by Barry Ward. For more info (520) 378-3352. Please come and worship with us on this very special Sunday!
Fri09Feb20186:00 pm20 miles north of Tucson on Hwy. 77We feel so honored to be performing for this group of western enthusiasts! These are folks right up our alley! $10 donation / We start at 6:00 PM with two 45 minute sets and a intermission of 15 to 20 minutes. Please come out and join us! For more info contact Al Mollenkopf at 520-850-5636 or email@example.com
Sun18Feb20189:00 amFiesta Grande RV Resort 1511 E. Florence Blvd
We are very happy to return to worship with this great body of Christians! This is open to the public of course so please come join us! Barry will be doing both the message and music. For more info contact Pastor Dan Stark at 520-840-3922