Ever wondered what it would be like to step back in time during the days of the Wild West and experience the day in the life of an American cowboy? This Saturday, July 28th, is you and your family's chance to experience the best of the West at the 5th Annual National Day of the American Cowboy in the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District!

The event takes place 10:30am-4pm and is filled with fun Western heritage events for the entire family to enjoy including watermelon eating and seed-spitting contests, best mustache, hay stacking, buckaroo crafts and coloring, Fort Worth Herd Cattle Drive, Riscky’s rib-eating contest and much more! Don't miss the gunfight shows, Cowboy Celebration parade or Billy Bob's Texas' Cowboy Idol!  This event is also free, so come out and celebrate our city's amazing history and be a cowboy or girl for the day!