Patrons Ball

September 20, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Buffalo Bill Center of the West
720 Sheridan Avenue
Cody, WY 82414
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Rebecca Taggart
Annie Oakley, aiming with aid of a mirror. Vincent Mercaldo Collection. P.71.809

Annie Oakley, aiming with aid of a mirror. Vincent Mercaldo Collection. P.71.809

38th Annual Patrons Ball

September 20, 2014

Join the Buffalo Bill Center of the West for the 38th Annual Patrons Ball, our major fundraising event of the year—and the premier gala of the Rocky Mountain region. All proceeds benefit the programs and public activities of the Center.

Enjoy the music of the Denny Leroux Orchestra and fine dining prepared by Chef Ryan Boehme and Bravo Catering.

To find out more about our upcoming Patrons Ball fundraiser, please call 307-578-4008 or e-mail


  • $350 per person  ($125 tax deductible)

Patrons Ball is the culmination of Rendezvous Royale, a weeklong celebration of the arts in Cody. For tickets to other Rendezvous Royale events, please call 888-598-8119. For general information, visit the Rendezvous Royale website.

Car Raffle:

2014 raffle car: 1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1

2014 raffle car: 1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1

Win an amazing car—and support the programs and activities of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in the process! How would you like to drive away in this 1970 Ford Mustang Mach 1, our 2014 raffle car? Click here to find out more about the car’s features. The drawing takes place September 20 during Patrons Ball.

Click here to purchase raffle car tickets online or call 307-578-4008.

All proceeds benefit the Buffalo Bill Center of the West. Need not be present to win. Any applicable taxes are the responsibility of the winner. Void where prohibited by law. Must be 18 or older to enter. Car must be collected within 30 days of drawing. Raffle tickets are not tax deductible.

Thank you to our Sponsors!

‘Spirit of the American West’ sponsors: Chevron and Marathon Oil Corporation.

Patrons Ball sponsors Chevron and Marathon Oil Corporation‘Scout’ sponsor: University of Wyoming
‘Buffalo Bill’ sponsors: Candace Alexander McNair; Gordon Barrows; Margot Wilkinson; Fran & Lenox Baker; Carol McMurry & Pat Spieles; Jim & Ginger Dager; J.D. and Elizabeth Radakovich; Groathouse Construction
‘Pahaska’ sponsor: Bill & Robin Weiss
‘Annie Oakley’ sponsor: Rusty & Deborah Rokita; J.P. Morgan
‘Stagecoach’ sponsor: Mr. John O. Housel
Underwriting and sponsorship opportunities for this annual event are always available: click here for Sponsorship Opportunities. E-mail Gina Schneider or call her at 307-578-4030 with any questions.

Rendezvous RoyalePatrons Ball is the finale to Rendezvous Royale, a week of the best of absolutely everything western in Cody, Wyoming! Join us for the excitement of a nationally recognized art show and a spirited auction of the best contemporary western art, and the best in western furniture and fashion with Cody High Style. Visit the Rendezvous Royale Web site for more information.

For information on all events, please visit our Events page.


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