Western Folklife Center is off I-80 exit 301, downtown at 501 Railroad St. It preserves and presents traditional art of the American West through a variety of displays, performances and activities. A gallery displays changing exhibits of Western and international cowboy-themed art and culture. An original 44-foot mahogany Brunswick bar pays homage to Wild West saloons. Events taking place here include the National Cowboy Poetry Gathering, concerts, jam sessions and dances.