Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Category - Western Experience

On April 1, 1981, Billy Bob’s Texas opened its doors to the public, offering 100,000-square-feet of entertainment. The live music venue, with its ample bars, bull riding arena, and Texas-sized dance floors, quickly became known as the “world’s largest honky-tonk,” a moniker the legendary space holds to this day. Here are four ways to celebrate 40 years of fun at Billy Bob's Texas. 
The Wrangler® National Finals Rodeo® involves more than just the sold-out PRCA performances held this December in Arlington’s Globe Life Field. This year many of the auxiliary events that normally fill Las Vegas, Nevada, will instead take place in Fort Worth. That roster includes two of the biggest: the Junior World Finals and Cowboy Christmas.