Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Category - Western Experience

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. 
“Every herd going up the trail stopped here in Fort Worth to replenish supplies. After selling their herds, the drovers would stop here once again to spend their hard-earned money. Because of Fort Worth’s significance to the cattle drives, our city earned its most enduring nickname, Cowtown.”