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National Day of the American Cowboy

Saddle up for National Day of the American Cowboy on Saturday, July 27th starting at 10 am hosted in the Stockyards National Historic District. Named the "Best Cowboy Tribute" event in the nation by Western lifestyle magazine, American Cowboy, you can expect to see the activities listed below. 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.

You can expect to see fun activities like cow milking, a rib-eating contest, a western celebration parade, and so much more! Stay tuned for a full list of events.

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