World champion bronc rider to headline NDCHF annual event

MANDAN Renowned championship rodeo cowboy and television star Monty “Hawkeye” Henson will headline the Saturday night banquet for the North Dakota Cowboy Hall of Fame’s 17th Annual Celebration and Expo Friday and Saturday in Mandan.

The Saturday banquet at the Seven Seas Hotel and Convention Center will include a fundraising auction for the NDCHF. Other activities planned during the annual celebration include a Western Legends Kids Expo Friday morning. Friday night entertainment with acclaimed cowboy poet Rodney Nelson from Sims, and musical entertainment by Valley City cowboy singer/songwriter Greg Hager. Saturday’s activities also include the organization’s annual meeting and trustee meeting.

The entertainment and events are open to the public. For more information, visit (