Looking for the perfect complement to your week of NFR activities? Look no further! Cowboy Christmas is your go-to destination for the latest and greatest gifts. With hundreds of vendors showcasing the most unique gifts for your family and friends, you won’t want to miss it. Plus, keep an eye out for surprise appearances and autograph signings by your favorite cowboy stars!

Since 1986, The Cowboy Channel Cowboy Christmas has been a cherished Las Vegas tradition and is the only official gift show of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo. Spanning over 500,000 square feet of show floor and featuring 350+ exhibitors from all corners of the United States, this event is a shopper’s paradise. Here, you’ll discover a wide range of unique products, from custom-made jewelry and western wear to boots, spurs, furniture, original art, handmade crafts, and home goods.

The Cowboy Channel Cowboy Christmas

  • December 7 – 16, 2023
  • Las Vegas Convention Center
  • South Halls – Levels 1 & 2
  • Las Vegas, NV 89109
  • December 7 – 16; Open Daily 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

But that’s not all! Cowboy Christmas offers more than just shopping; it’s an immersive experience. Attendees can also enjoy interactive attractions like the Ariat Rodeo Live Stage and the YETI Junior World Finals, making it a must-visit destination during the NFR festivities.

Cowboy Christmas: special events and Rodeo Action

Cowboy Christmas in Las Vegas offers a wide range of exciting attractions and experiences for rodeo enthusiasts. Here’s a breakdown of the key highlights:

Ranch Water Rodeo Saloon: Every rodeo needs a saloon, and you’ll find the Ranch Water Rodeo Saloon conveniently located near the east end of Cowboy Christmas. This saloon is the perfect spot to unwind with specialty drinks served in souvenir collectible cups while catching up on the previous night’s Wrangler NFR performance on video screens. Plus, its proximity to the Ariat Rodeo Live Stage ensures you’ll be right in the heart of the action.

Ariat Rodeo Live Stage: The Ariat Rodeo Live Stage has undergone a complete makeover this year and promises a daily lineup of entertainment. The schedule kicks off with The RMEF Calcutta, followed by “Outside the Barrel” hosted by the charismatic Flint Rasmussen and Cowboy Revival hosted by Shane Minor. The Cowboy Channel NFR Tailgate Party amps up the excitement as it leads into each Wrangler NFR performance with a high-energy show lasting over 2 hours.

Bites & Brews presented by Total Feeds: Foodies, take note! Bites & Brews is back with a fresh lineup of vendors to tantalize your taste buds. Located on the Convention Center’s second floor next to Santa, this culinary haven guarantees delectable treats while you enjoy live feeds from the YETI Junior World Finals.

Wrangler NFR After Dark: Experience the bigger and better NFR After Dark, akin to the bustling Las Vegas Strip. This interactive space will guide you to top entertainers, restaurants, viewing parties, and other NFR Experience activities hosted at various hotel properties throughout the 10 days of the Wrangler NFR.

Wrangler Rodeo Arena: Witness the future of rodeo at the Wrangler Rodeo Arena, where young talents compete for the coveted Montana Silversmiths Championship Buckle and a remarkable $1 million in cash and prizes. With both general admission and VIP seating available for more than 1,000 fans, you can passionately support these budding rodeo stars. The arena is situated on the second floor of the South Hall, at the heart of the RMEF Hunter & Outdoor Christmas Expo.

Junior World Finals presented by YETI: Returning for the fourth consecutive year, the Junior World Finals presented by YETI (formerly known as the Junior NFR) is a must-see event. It features qualifiers and finals in nine events, with multiple age groups competing in each event.

2023 Hunter & Outdoor Christmas Expo

Cowboy Christmas Show has joined forces with the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s Hunter & Outdoor Christmas Expo to create the ultimate destination for hunting and outdoor enthusiasts. This dynamic collaboration brings you the hottest NFR Viewing Party in Las Vegas, and the best part is, admission is entirely free and open to the public.

Together, these shows occupy an expansive space of over 900,000 square feet, showcasing a curated selection of top-quality firearms, cutting-edge optics, expert outfitters and guides, premium hunting apparel, and a wide array of hunting and outdoor gear.

You won’t want to miss this extraordinary event, and remember, admission to the RMEF Hunter & Outdoor Christmas Expo is complimentary, with show hours aligning with those of Cowboy Christmas on the first floor. It’s the ultimate gathering for those who are passionate about hunting and the great outdoors.