Are you looking for the perfect gift shop during the Wrangler NFR? If that’s you, then you’re in the right place.
At Cowboy Christmas, there is always something for everyone. You can pick some of the unique gifts for families and friends that are on display. What’s more? You can even have closer opportunities for meeting your rodeo stars as they make a surprise appearance once in a while.
You could even get an autograph that you can show off with. What are you waiting for, and the place to be this coming December Holiday is Cowboy Christmas? See you there!
When and Where is the Cowboy Christmas held?
Cowboy Christmas is free to the public, and it’s a daily activity.
- Dates: 5th – 14th December 2019
- Open: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
- Venue: South Halls of the Las Vegas Convention Center
If you feel your spirits are down or bored, then you can always visit the Cowboy Christmas that is open daily, just waiting for you. There are a lot of vendors, as well as cowboy shows that will leave you feeling full of life.
What to expect at Cowboy Christmas?
Christmas is around the corner, and you need to wind up in style as you end the year. That’s why things like NFR and Cowboy Christmas are here.
Come and lets all sing, Vivaaaa Las Vegas!
You’ll enjoy 10 days of Wrangler NFR live, and don’t forget about the 4 hours daily coverage of the Super Bowl of Rodeo. It’s a competition that brings together all the top 15 contestants in 7 different rodeo events as they compete to become champions.
Let’s get you started on 10 events to experience at Cowboy Christmas.
- Junior World Finals
These finals are presented by YETI and their feature young competitors in rodeo events, and it resembles the Wrangler NFR, which is for the pros and adults. Each event consists of various age groups, and there are nine events with qualifiers and finals.
- Rodeo Live Stage
RODEOHOUSTON presents it, and so far, in 2019, they have added new programming elements that you don’t want to miss. On the stage, you can expect live entertainment all day long. You can also watch the recap of the prior night’s NFR performances on their large big screens.
- Coors Rodeo Saloon
Just like the Rodeo Live Stage, you can also watch the previous night’s highlights on the video screens. Feeling hungry or thirsty? Don’t worry; the Rodeo Saloon has got you sorted with refreshments in the form of foods and drinks.
- Rodeo Arena
This is another spot to check out for some events like the Junior World Finals, Exceptional Rodeo presented by NV Energy, and Flag Girl Competition. You can find the Arena on the second floor of South Hall.
- Hunter & Outdoor Christmas Expo
Are you an outdoor enthusiast? Then you need to visit the Hunter & Outdoor for the ultimate experience for both the outdoorsmen and women.
- Rodeo Way Exhibits
Here, you can expect a strip of eight exhibits that include Travel Oregon, RODEOHOUSTON, Indian Nationals Rodeo, Calgary Stampede, Pendleton Round-Up, Days of ’47, Corpus Christi, and Cheyenne Frontier Days.
- The Great Wall of Rodeo
Do you love some graphics? If so, then the Great Wall is where to be to see the graphical illustrations of the Wrangler NFR contestant with their attires. It’s so much super cool having to see your main star in a large picture on the wall.
- NFR Central
If you’re looking for a chance to meet your rodeo stars, then the NFR Central is the place to start with. Why is that? You never know who might stop by this year. What we know is that at NFR Central, for each day of the Cowboy Christmas, you can expect a special guest. Also, make use of the autograph session that runs on Saturday 7th December from 10.30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m.
- Social Lounge
Just as its names suggests, this place is the social hub of the Cowboy Christmas. Here, you can meet musicians and contestants, and don’t forget to ask for an autograph. There are also lots of fun events in which you can contest and receive some giveaways.
- Junior NFR BLVD
This one is for Junior World Finals fans, where you can meet sponsors for each event with their interactive exhibits. There are lots of presentations that you can check out here. Some of the sponsors include Zesterra, Rodeo Fame, LLC, Saddle, FORMAHOOF, etc.
The gifts you can choose at the Cowboys Christmas
There are lots of gifts that you can get your hands dirty on at the Cowboy Christmas. You can imagine this year we expect over 350 vendors, and therefore, there is always something unique for everyone.
With that said, let’s help you with a list of the gifts you can get a cowboy or cowgirl this coming Christmas. They include:
- Solid pocket knife
- Muck Boots
- Bubba Rope
- Resistol felt hat
- Cowgirl Swank Custom Caps
- Deerskin Work Gloves
- Carhartt Coat
Don’t let this short list discourage you. Why don’t you get your bags and be at the Cowboy Christmas, and I’m super sure you’ll be left confused on what to take home and what to leave behind.
Make sure to listen to the best Cowboy Christmas songs such as Lone Wolf (1978), Michael Murphey (1973), Blue Sky- Night Thunder (1976), and many more.
What is not allowed at Cowboy Christmas?
Everyone can access for free the Cowboy Christmas, but they have a clear bag policy. Each individual is only supposed to carry one clear bag with specific sizes. Apart from that, you’re clear to go to Cowboy Christmas and have fun.
If you want to add your overall NFR experience, then consider stopping by at the Cowboy Christmas. It’s the best place to be if you want to enjoy week-long activities and not forgetting the hundreds of vendors ready to showcase some of their best masterpieces.
Come all, and let’s enjoy the richest and most luxurious show in the world – the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.