As you get ready to head west to Las Vegas to experience all that there is to do during the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association Wrangler National Finals Rodeo keep in mind all the free entertainment that is happening everyday all around the host city. There are many things to do even if you do not have a ticket to the performances themselves and there are always ways to watch everything unfold live. Make sure you come a few days early to get yourselves familiar with your surroundings how how to navigate around town.
All the fun kicks off the eve of the first performance of the 2015 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo with the 29th Annual Downtown Hoedown featuring some of the best in country music entertainment. The Fremont Street Experience, once again, plays home to a full evening of musical concerts throughout the entire attraction. Music kicks off at 4:30 P.M. with Tracey Lawrence taking center stage. Following throughout the remainder of the night will include artists such as Jackson Michelson, Chase Bryant, JT Hodges and Chris Janson. The night will conclude with a headlining performance by country music super duo Montgomery Gentry! Don’t miss this free entertainment on Wednesday, December 2nd!!
This year brings a change to the annual Cowboy Christmas experience held at the Las Vegas Convention Center everyday of the 2015 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. The venue will remain the same but the location moves across the hall to the south side exhibit hall and that will, in turn, bring many changes. The main stage shows will still go on as will the arena events but the shopping experience will be much easier to find your way around. The same amount of vendors will be on hand and will provide a smooth transition for the first year. Along with all the fan favorite activities there are some other big attractions coming as well!
Making a triumphant return after more than a decade of being away from the festivities the Freestyle Bullfights are live for the 2015 Cowboy Christmas main attraction. There will be numerous performances throughout the ten day run and will feature some of the best bullfighters in the world going head to head for their share at over $35,000 in prize money, The first performance will be Thursday December 3rd at 2 P.M. The rest of the performances will be spread throughout the rest of the event and will feature 9 A.M. start times. You can catch these daring cowboys December 4th and 5th as well as daily from December 9th through the 12th!!
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