The 2020 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo is scheduled for Dec. 3-12 at Globe Life Field in Arlington after virus restrictions forced the major rodeo to relocate from Las Vegas. It promises to bring tens of thousands of rodeo fans to the Fort Worth area, setting up a potential for so-called “super-spreader” events.
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Cowboy Christmas , the retail gift show held every December at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the National Finals Rodeo, has been canceled for 2020 .
The National Finals Rodeo is leaving Las Vegas for one year for Texas because of the pandemic. Seats for the Texas event will be sold in groups of four with separation between groups. Nearby Fort Worth will also host the Wrangler NFR 2020 experience and the Cowboy Christmas retail expo.
This year’s National Finals Rodeo will move from Las Vegas to Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas . Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association and Texas Rangers officials have called a news conference Wednesday morning at which they will announce the temporary relocation.
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CLICK HERE TO WATCH NFR 2020 LIVE STREAM FREE At the beginning of this year, the Wrangler National Rodeo Finals was moved to the Cowboy channel along with RFD-TV. All the performances can also be streamed live on the PRCA on the mobile app. The users of the Cowboy channel plus app can watch the event on live streaming .
In addition, “The Cowboy Channel ” will have an aggressive Over-the-Top (OTT) strategy through its cable partners and offer the service on digital platforms including Amazon Fire Stick, Hulu, Roku , Apple TV and others which will allow viewing on mobile devices, iPads, computers, and wireless devices.
Cowboy Christmas , the only official gift show of the Wrangler NFR, typically runs concurrently with the rodeo and has a total annual attendance of more than 250,000.
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Cowboy Christmas has been held every year since 1986 and has grown into the ultimate shopping and interactive experience. Attendees will find unique products, including custom-made jewelry, western wear, boots and spurs, furniture, original art, handmade crafts and home goods.
This year will mark the 32nd anniversary of the NFR in Las Vegas . The prize money for the participants this year will be $10 million. In fact, the total purse has grown each year that Las Vegas has hosted the Wrangler NFR .
This is the NFR this is Vegas . The National Finals Rodeo is the culmination for the top contestants in the world who travel to 70 to 100 rodeos each year to qualify to compete in Las Vegas for their share of the $10 million purse and the coveted Gold Buckle.