Fort Worth Stock show and Rodeo

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 Jan 25 - 5:23pm

by Andrew Van Heusden Saddle up for a wild finish, because next week is the final week of this year’s Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo. It’s not too late to grab your cowboy boots and see it all one last time. Here are some last-minute things to do. 1. Go museum hopping. Enrich...

Posted By Kendall Louis on 2018 Jan 23 - 5:37pm

This is Harley Mcdaniel. She’s an 8-month-old Blue Flemish Giant rabbit that will show at this month’s Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, beginning Jan. 12. The 14-pound gentle giant (that’s the slang term for a Flemish; they can grow to be upwards of 20 pounds) visited our studio...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Jan 18 - 10:19am

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg seems to have "liked" his visit to Cowtown.  Zuckerberg was seen at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo on Tuesday, sitting next to Mayor Betsy Price at the Bulls' Night Out rodeo.  A big Fort Worth welcome to @facebook's very own #...

Posted By james.verheyen on 2014 Feb 18 - 9:03am

Every year the Fort Worth Stock Show Syndicate holds the annual junior livestock sale which features 295 of the best steers, barrows, lambs, and goats.

Posted By Anonymous on 2013 Feb 26 - 4:50pm

Amy Yudiski, Shale Exploration’s director of charities, tendered Shale’s winning bids on the Grand Champion Wether goat and the Grand Champion Second Stringer pig at this years Fort Worth Stock Show. Grant Read of Santo presented the winning goat, which went for $55,000, $25,000 more...

Posted By Anonymous on 2013 Feb 26 - 4:47pm

Even though 14-year-old Wyatt Blaylock’s European crossbred steer was one of 12 10th-place finishers at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo, it fetched an unexpected $20,895. Other steers in his group brought $4.50 - $6.50 a pound, and Wyatt’s steer went for $17.50 per pound. But...

Posted By Anonymous on 2013 Feb 26 - 4:45pm

It is rather coincidental that a sixth grader named Stock from the town of Hereford had the winning steer at this year’s Fort Worth Stock Show. Stock Martin had a feeling that his 7-month-old, 1,329-pound European crossbred steer named Lunchbox would be named grand champion this year. This...

Posted By james.verheyen on 2013 Jan 16 - 10:39am

Cindy visits Billy Bob's to take sneak peek into the 117th annual Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo.

Posted By Anonymous on 2012 Dec 27 - 10:05am

Junior League plans a new Grand Entry Gala event to kick off the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo.

Sometimes it seems as if the Junior League of Fort Worth and the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo are inseparable. Since 1957, dedicated League members have peddled souvenir programs at each Rodeo performance. Fondly referred to as “yelling and selling,” members’ efforts have...

Posted By Anonymous on 2012 Dec 26 - 10:56am

With the 117th edition of the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo just days away, we visited with Stock Show President and General Manager Brad Barnes about what’s up this year. He admits that being 117 years old is great for tradition, but it is a challenge to come up with new ways to reach out...