A W A R D   C E R E M O N Y   &   B O O K   S I G N I N G

For Attending Authors and Publishers:


MEET AND GREET (Friday evening, October 28, 2022)

Friday night is social time for authors and publishers to get together informally and enjoy each other's company. This year's event will take place at the Aloft Hotel in downtown Fort Worth (334 W 3rd), from 7-9 PM, in the reception room off the main lobby. Appetizers, coffee, and tea will be offered and Stuart Rosebrook, senior editor at True West magazine, will be our special guest speaker. Please rsvp to this event.


BOOK SIGNING @ Stockyard Station (Friday, Saturday, & Sunday)

Opportunities for book signings will be available at the Trapping Show in the Stockyards, as well as other locations in Fort Worth. Please see your finalist letter for more information.


AWARDS CEREMONY (Saturday evening, October 29, 2022)

The WRMA 2021 Award Ceremony and Banquet will be held Saturday, October 29, 2022, at Coopers BBQ in the Fort Worth Stockyards. We'll gather (cash bar) between 5-6 pm for fellowship and a silent auction; dinner will be served at 6 pm, and the award ceremony will begin shortly after. You can purchase tickets using the form included in your finalist letter or found here.

Many thanks to our 2022 WRMA Program Sponsors:

Wolfpack Publishing

TwoDot Books 

South Dakota Historical Society Press

Oghma Creative Media




Charles Williams presenting an award at the 2014 Will Rogers Medallion Awards Banquet.

Photo by Joe Ownbey www.ownbeyphotography.com