After the Civil War, many came west looking for a new start. To settle the country these people endured hardships that most cannot conceive.
The cattlemen came to a hard country with no law and natives that did not want them on this land. This gave birth to the American Cowboy and all that
comes with him, hard work and little pay.
Outlaws and heroes that make up the history of this era are so important to America. These are the men and women that the Bucket of Blood Re-Enactors want to keep alive and be remembered. The Performers are bound by a love of the Western frontier as well as a love for history and their fellow human beings.