A portion of the proceeds from this rodeo will be donated by the Stock Show to benefit the educational programming provided by National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum (NMWHM) to area youth. The museum offers free Cultural Heritage Youth Workshops that are held throughout the school year for students K-12. The museum's goal is to assist 1500 youth from across the city attend the Ft. Worth Cowboys of Color Rodeo on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Monday, after the parade, on Monday, January 17, 2011.
The day will include pre-rodeo activities for families such as the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Parade held in downtown Ft. Worth, Grand Entry Parade at the rodeo, cultural entertainment between traditional rodeo events and an opportunity to obtain autographs from the rodeo contest winners. The $16.00 ticket price includes admission to grounds activities throughout the day (petting zoo, exhibits, midway, etc.).
Attached, please find a ticket order form and a flyer for the rodeo. Additional information is available upon your request. You may purchase tickets via mail, the museum's website www.cowboysofcolor.org, or by calling (817) 922-9999. On behalf of the youth you are assisting, thank you for your support!!