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Legendary Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo in Its 122nd Year

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Presently in its 122nd season, the legendary Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo is scheduled to take place from January 12 – February 3, 2018, featuring top riders on the professional rodeo circuit and nail-biting PRCA action. Also, home to family-friendly exhibits, world-class livestock shows, daily live music, and shopping, as well as a fun-filled carnival-style midway, it’s tough to beat a trip to this one-of-a-kind Texas event.

Witness the toughest professional rodeo athletes as they compete for top prizes. Experience the diversity and multiculturalism of the western lifestyle watching the Cowboys of Color rodeo on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. And, catch some extreme bull riding as well as the Super Shoot Out, not to mention 29 performances of the World’s Original Indoor Rodeo.

The children will love the Bank of Texas petting zoo and the Children’s Barnyard, both of which give them the opportunity to interact with a variety of animals as well as baby critters. And, they’ll get an insider’s viewpoint on how livestock can and should be cared for through the various horse and cattle shows at the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo. See Texas families that have been showing livestock for generations, and continue to carry on its proud tradition. And, for those that go to get their shop on, the Stock Show’s four-acre shopping mall has everything a western and rodeo enthusiast would want or need, from tractors right on down to Texas Bling. For further details, schedules, or ticket information, visit the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo website link provided here. You won’t want to miss it because, as their website says, “…this thing is legendary!”