Herd Experience


Experience life on the trail first-hand during the Herd Experience with The Fort Worth Herd.  This free, interactive program allows adults and children a LIVE experience interacting with the Drovers while they use tools which were used during the Cattle Drive Era. Activities can include: viewing the grooming and saddling a horse, roping, branding, chuck wagon stories, photo opportunities and cattle drive demos.


Herd Experience with The Fort Worth Herd is held at the Herd Observation deck directly east of the Livestock Exchange Building located at 131 E. Exchange Avenue in the Stockyards National Historic District and/or at the barn directly behind the Livestock Exchange Building.


Friday, Saturday, Sunday behind Livestock Exchange Building from 1:30-2:30pm. 

Donations are greatly appreciated - no registration or tickets required. Text the word THEHERD to the number 41444 to donate from your cell phone. Data rates to apply.