Users' questions

Who are the Bar D Wranglers?

Who are the Bar D Wranglers?

Like a lot of bands, the Bar D Wranglers – Gary Cook, Joel Racheff, Matt Palmer and David Bradley – have had to pivot since the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March, and their Christmas show is no exception.

What is the Bar D in Colorado?

Bar D Chuckwagon Suppers The restaurant, stage shows, shops, train, and activities are set in an old west cowboy village under the red cliffs north of Durango, Colorado. Durango’s Favorite Family Entertainment since 1969; for over 50 years! The ticket booth opens at 5:00 PM; Dinner is served at 7:00 sharp.

Who owns the Bar D Chuckwagon?

Cy Scarborough
We have been coming to the Bar D Chuckwagon dinner and show for over forty years. We loved it! Cy Scarborough, who owned and built it kept it reasonably priced with a yummy big meal and the live cowboy show was wonderful! A great family friendly event!

How old are the Bar J Wranglers?

All summer long, seven days a week, they host between 600-700 dinner guests nightly. The cook rings the dinner bell and folks come running for a filling cowboy-style meal and entertainment. The entertainment is provided by the Bar J Wranglers, founded from scratch by Babe Humphrey in 1977.

Are the Bar J Wranglers retiring?

The Bar J Wranglers are retiring. “A lot of mixed feelings the next generation couldn’t quite afford the land we were sitting on, you know the business couldn’t afford the land,” Humphrey said. “And when income is only coming in the summer months it’s hard to make all those formulas work for the next generation.”

Are the Bar J Wranglers still performing?

The Bar J Wranglers are finishing up their final tour. They are set to perform their last show in Logan, Utah at the Ellen Eccles Theater on Dec. 18.

How old is Babe Humphrey of the Bar J Wranglers?

Babe Humphrey, founder of the Bar J Wranglers, autographs a hat and says his goodbyes to audience members. At 88, he said, it’s time for him to “act my age” and retire for good.

Is this the last year for Bar J Wranglers?

After 44 years, the Bar J Wranglers are now leaving the ranch that bears their brand. They don’t play up the sad parts, though; they thank the audience for a remarkable run and joke their way through the show as they’ve always done. It’s a fun, funny and uplifting evening.

Are the Bar J Wranglers quitting?