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Christmas in the Stockyards

Saddle up for Christmas in the Stockyards on Saturday, December 1st starting at 11 am hosted in the Stockyards National Historic District. All events happen along East Exchange Avenue on the lawns of the Cowtown Coliseum & Livestock Exchange Building, inside Stockyards Station, and participating surrounding businesses like the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame and Billy Bobs.

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11:30 am - Fort Worth Herd Cattle Drive on East Exchange Avenue

12 pm - 4 pm - Student Choirs/Dance Teams, Sponsor Booths on the Livestock Exchange Building

12 pm - 4 pm - Roaming Caroloers (Cowtown Cattlepen Maze, Stockyards Station, Livestock Exchange Building, Cowtown Coliseum)

12 pm - 4 pm - Cowboy Christmas Coloring at the Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame

12 pm - 4 pm - Face Painting inside Stockyards Station

12 pm - 5 pm - Photos with Santa inside Stockyards Station

1:30 pm - Behind the Scenes with the Fort Worth Herd behind the Livestock Exchange Building

1 pm - 4 pm - Live Music at Chief Records inside Stockyards Station

11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm - Cowboy Poetry on the lawns of the Livestock Exchange Building

12:15 pm, 1:15 pm, 2:15 pm, 3:15 pm- Mrs. Claus Story Time inside Stockyards Station

2:30 pm - Pawnee Bills Wild West Show at Cowtown Coliseum (admission required)

4 pm - Christmas in the Stockyards Parade on East Exchange Avenue

4:30 pm - Pawnee Bills Wild West Show at Cowtown Coliseum (admission required)

8 pm - Stockyards Championship Rodeo at Cowtown Coliseum (admission required)

10 pm - Chase Rice Live at Billy Bob’s Texas (admission required)


Stockyards PID #11 Frost Bank

MedExpress Top Golf Kimball Art Museum

American Paint Horse Association The Right Fit Cowboy Poetry

Trinity Metro Mahindra First Communities - The View Fort Worth

Earlier Event: November 30
Walkin' in a Western Wonderland
Later Event: December 7
Photos with Cowboy Santa