Texas Plains Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Goodnight: Goodnight: Col. Charles Goodnight Honor Day

May 3, 2014 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Charles Goodnight, rancher of the American West

The Goodnight Historical Center presents a day to honor Col. Charles Goodnight, complete with cowboy music, cowboy poetry, and a chuck wagon lunch on the grounds of Col. Charles Goodnight’s restored 1887 home in Goodnight, Texas, Sat., May 3, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The Bar H Chuck Wagon will be serving BBQ brisket. Come see the West Texas A&M University Herdsmen and mascot Thunder 11 (the first mascot bison was provided by Col. Goodnight in 1922).

Please bring your own lawn chairs and blankets.


  • Charles Goodnight Home
  • 4989 Co. Rd 25
  • Goodnight, Texas
  • 79226


  • Contact:
    Goodnight Historical Center
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  • $15.50

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