The 113th NWSS Enters Final Week with Strong Attendance
DENVER, CO – The 113thNational Western Stock Show enters the final week of show with strong attendance numbers during the first ten days. Since the doors opened on January 12th, more than 447,119 guests have visited the historic grounds. This number marks the second highest attendance through the first ten days of stock show. The record attendance for the first ten days was set in 2006 with 448,202 guests during the 100thanniversary.
“We work hard all year-long to ensure there is plenty to see, do and memories to make during the best sixteen days in January,” said Paul Andrews, National Western Stock Show President & CEO. “The success of our show depends on our guests and we are excited to have had so many join us already this year.”
The 2019 Stock Show continues through Sunday, January 27th, with eleven more pro rodeos, including the Pro Rodeo Finals on Sunday. There are six more horse shows, over 600 trade show exhibits, kids’ activities and educational programs, bison and yak shows, plus the popular working stock dog competitions. The end of the week features the long-awaited announcement of the Grand Champion Steer which will then be on display at the Brown Palace Hotel, Friday, January 25th. Guest Appreciation Day is Sunday, January 27th, with $10 grounds admission tickets and free pony rides compliments of 7-Eleven.
Event and grounds admission tickets are on sale at nationalwestern.com and all King Soopers locations.
About the National Western Stock Show
Established in 1906, the National Western Stock Show is a 501(c) (3) charitable organization that provides college and graduate level scholarships in agricultural-related fields of study. Its mission is to serve producers and consumers throughout the world by being the premier stock show, equestrian competitions and center for year-round events. The 16-day show also serves as an entertainment arena, hosting one of the world’s richest regular season professional rodeos, family and educational shows plus Colorado’s largest western trade show. For more information, visit nationalwestern.com.
Tucker Allmer & the BARN are members of the National Association of Farm Broadcasting (NAFB), the Colorado FFA Foundation, the Colorado 4H Foundation, the Colorado Farm Show Marketing Committee, 1867 Club Board Member, Denver Ag & Livestock Club Member, the Weld County Fair Board, the Briggsdale FFA Advisory Council, Briggsdale 4H Club Beef Leader & Founder / Coordinator of the Briggsdale Classic Open Jackpot Show.