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2022 Cowboy Ball

The North Idaho Fair & Rodeo Foundation's
11th Annual Cowboy Ball

May 20th, 2022

Kootenai County Fairgrounds, Coeur d'Alene

Proceeds benefit the North Idaho Fair & Rodeo Foundation which provides for capital improvements at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds and educational opportunities by way of scholarships to area youth and educational programs at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds and North Idaho State Fair.

For questions or information on the annual Cowboy Ball call 208-765-4969 or email

Want To Meet A Star From The TV Show Yellowstone?

Famous Guest Appearance by Cowboy Forrie J. Smith, who plays Lloyd Pierce on the hit series “Yellowstone”. One of the hottest TV series in the country right now is Yellowstone. The show is entering it’s highly anticipated fourth season. That will debut on November 7th on Paramount Network. The show stars the legendary Kevin Costner. The series revolves around the Dutton family, owners of one of the largest ranches in the United States. The senior ranch hand is Lloyd Pierce, who is played by Forrie J. Smith.

Forrie Smith is a real life cowboy, who plays one on TV. Forrie was born and raised in Helena, Montana. He started competing in rodeos at the tender age of only 8. He eventually, got a rodeo scholarship to Montana State University. He went on to live his dream of competing in rodeos for 52 years. As far as acting, Forrie says he owes it all to his rodeo roots. Forrie became one of Hollywood’s best stunt men, with his work on movies like Rambo 3, Desperado, Tombstone and more.

Now, you can meet the Forrie Smith yourself at this years 11th annual Cowboy Ball.

Don’t miss your chance to meet this real life cowboy, who get’s to play one on TV!

2021 Title Sponsors

Kootenai Shoshone Farm Bureau
Knudtsen Chevrolet
Gem State Mule Company

2021 Stetson Sponsors

Idaho Forest Group
Idaho Central Credit Union
Willamette Valley Bank
Livestock Sale Boosters

2021 Branding Iron Sponsors

K102 Country
Dave & Sue Nussear
River City Animal Hospital
First Interstate Bank
Mountain West Bank
Findlay Auto Post Falls
Michael Ward/Coldwell Banker
Les Schwab Tires
McKinlay & Peters Equine Hospital
Platinum Home Mortgage

2021 Horseshoe Sponsors

A bar E Ranch
Alliance Title
The Avista Foundation
Big Red's Barn
Carey Smith and Friends
CDA Paving
CDA Structures
Cindy Perry Homes
Classic Foods Catering
Dana Broderson Table
Elizabeth’s Table
Elk Lodge
Fire Fly Ranch
First American Title Company
First Interstate Bank
Friends of Scott
Frontier Ranch
Great Floors
Harlan & Barbara Renner Trust
Heidi Acuff/ Northwest Realty Group
Inland Northwest Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery
JEB Commerce
K and B Hay, Inc
Kelly Hughes Band
Larry Schmedding
Lillefloren Farms
Lunceford Farms
Masterson and Friends
McLean Cattle
Mica Creek Horse Club
Midway Hyundai
Next Day Dry Cleaning
Northern Capital Management, Inc
Odom Corporation
Phillip Damiano
Pioneer Title
Professional Farrier Service
Riverbend Commerce Park/Jacklin Land Company
Rosenberger Construction
Super 1 Foods
The Bass Family
The Frame of Mind
Title One
Truck Insurance Office

2021 Cowboy Ball Committee

Gayle Stegmann, Chair

Heidi Acuff
Denise Rosen
Kim Wetherford
Linda Clovis
Ann Siebert
JD Wetherford
Fern Rodgers
Dorine Souther

Alexcia Jordan

Thank you to all our Donors

302 Professional Skincare
Alora Macleod
Arrow C Treats
Avondale Golf Course
Barbara Renner
Barney Sheridan
Becky's Sewing
Big Red's Barn
Bluegrass Baby Boutique
Buckaroo Brew
C Brand Studios
Castaway Fly Fishing Shop
Catherine Davenport
CC Horsemanship
Cedar Mountain Blankets
Celebrations of Art
Center Target Sports
Century 21
Charlie Barron
Cheryl Burchell Goldsmith
Chicks n’ Chaps
Chris Holloway & Ears Up Photography
Classic Foods Catering and Scheffelmaier Meats
Clinton Barnes
Coeur d'Alene Resort Spa
Colleen Ripatti
Connie Nightingale, Health & Fitness, LLC
Cosmic Cowboy Grill
CR Candleworks
Cross My Heart Ranch
Dalstrom Logging
Dave and Joanne Paul
Denise Rosen and Greg Stevens
Doc Holly Pet Vet
Don and Penny Stokes
Dorine Souther
Dylan Benefield, Bluesky Broadcasting
Edwards Smith Construction
Findlay Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram
First Interstate Bank
Follow My Lean Dance Studio
Gem State Mule Company
Gem State Stampede Rodeo Committee
Glemser Farrier Service
Hayden Furniture Depot
Heather Calloway
Heidi Acuff
Highlands Golf Course
Hippo Car Wash
Homestyle's Lighting
Idaho Central Credit Union
Idaho Forest Group
Inland Fence
Jan Jesberger Insurance
Jerry Elder Farrier Services
John & Gaila Condon
Jordan Sales and Service
K and B Hay Inc.
K102 Country
Keli Mullen
Kevin Kirking
Kim Edmondson
Kim Weatherford
Lake City Auto
Lake City Spa
Lakeview Lodge
Larry & Sherry Mundt
Les Schwab Tires
Living Stone Granite & Cabinets
Luke Womochil Auctioneer
Lunceford Farms
Mary Luann Larson
McKenzie Meadows Mules
McKinlay Peters Equine Hospital
Michael and Gayle Stegmann
Moose Mountain LLC
Nate and Lacey Benz
NBS Promos
North Idaho Maritime
North Idaho State Fair
Northwest Farm to Table
One Hope Wine
Palouse Ridge Golf Course
Panhandle Red
Paragon Brewing
Pasture Pets
Paul Hoskinson
Paytrace Inc.
Posh Paws Pet Spa
Ranch Rouge/ Aquinnah Knapp
Renae Buck
Rocking R8 Ranch
Signature Aesthetics
Spokane Tack Trunk
Sue's Grooming
Sunrise J Co.
Sweet Pea Imagery
Tano Gavette Horse Shoeing
The Chase Family
The Coeur d'Alene Resort Golf Course
The Davenport Hotels, Inc.
The Frame of Mind
The Jordan Family
The Pampered Pet
Tim & Debbie Vulles
Tim Morton, PGA PRO
Tim's Special Cut Meats
Vista Seed Partners
Wade & Nicole Jacklin
Wade & Shannel Soderbeck
Wonderlust Northwest
Zach & Katie Bane

Special Thank You To:

Century 21 Beutler & Associates
Classic Food Catering
Ears Up Photography
Edwards Smith Construction
Equipment Rescue
First Interstate Bank
H&E Equipment
Luke Womochil Acutioneers
Pastry and More
Riverbend Commerce Park
Savvy Marketing Inc.
Wonderlust Northwest

2021 Cowboy Ball Photos

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