The Official Website of Gene Autry, America's Favorite Singing Cowboy

Fun Autry Fact:

When he was a young man, Gene received an offer from a professional baseball team to become a player. Gene turned down the offer because it would have meant a fifty-dollar-a-month pay cut from his telegrapher's job.

Tioga, Texas
Gene Autry Festival 2004

2004 Annual Gene Autry Music Festival

September 24 through September 26

Gene and the Cass County Boys in Robin Hood of Texas, 1947

Friday, September 24:
Friday Evening Under the Stars will feature dinner, a benefit auction, and dancing with live musical entertainment.

Saturday, September 25 & Sunday, September 26:
Both days of the Gene Autry Music Festival begin with a Chuckwagon Breakfast at 8:00 AM. Entertainment lasts until 11:00 PM Saturday and 4:00 PM Sunday. Highlights include food and product vendors, classic Gene Autry movies, children's activities, gunslingers, the All Nation Indian Dancers, and Ron Sitton and his Texas longhorn "Shiloh."

Maxine Hansen and Karla Buhlman from Gene Autry Entertainment will attend both the Friday ball and the festival!

For more information, please contact:
Tioga Museum & Heritage Association
P.O. Box 278
Tioga, TX 76271
(940) 437-1110 or toll free (866) 408-4642
Fax: (940) 437-9980

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