Colorado Experience

National Western Stock Show

Season 3 Episode 304 | 26m 39s Video has closed captioning.

On a warm day in an otherwise blustery and cold January 1906, the first "Western Live Stock Show" opened in Denver under a circus tent. The event welcomed thousands of stockmen from all across the American West to show-off their animals and trade stock. Discover how the Stock Show has grown into a state treasure and symbol of Colorado's deep agricultural roots.

Aired: 10/21/15

Rating: NR

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