Viva Las Vegas

It might as well be Christmas, because it's the best time of the year. Vegas truly goes cowboy for ten nights, and there is no shortage of entertainment! Knock some things off your Bucket List, or spend your days wandering the aisles of the various trade shows (literally, it could take days). But whatever you do, make sure and catch a performance, and have FUN!

Book Your Stay!

Book your stay for the 2019 events at the Plaza Hotel and Casino, home of the Rodeo Fashion & Western Arts (RFWA) Expo.

Stay in a Deluxe Room for a special rate! Book NOW to get the best rate and availability.

Fashion + Style

In western fashion, this is like the New York Fashion Week of the industry. Fringe, crystals, trousers, and more will  make an appearance at this year's rodeo.

This jumpsuit getup by @velvetbrumby is stellar inspiration going into 2019!

Country music artist @brookelatka hit the town in custom rhinestone cowgirl boots!

The girls at showing off the clutch trend. Hoping to see that again at this year's event!

When it comes to Rodeo Fashion, there are no rules! Have fun, and get dolled up with your girlfriends.

Click any photo to see Instagram profiles and where they shopped for their looks!

Function is important when you're wandering the aisles of Cowboy Christmas. This look from @dwindlingdiva_ is the perfect way to blend comfort and style.

These pants.. the hat... the whole look screams Vegas!

Who will go home with a gold buckle?

2018 Results
  • All-Around Cowboy: Trevor Brazile
  • Bareback: Tim O'Connell
  • Saddle Bronc: Wade Sundell
  • Team Roping: Clay Smith and Paul Eaves
  • Tie-Down: Caleb Smidt
  • Steer Wrestling: Tyler Waguespack
  • Barrel Racing: Hailey Kinsel
  • Bull Riding: Sage Kimzey
*Check in to the RockN W Report Instagram to pick your matchups each night!

Bucket List

  • Watch the Gold Buckle Ceremony during the final rodeo performance
  • Take a photo in front of the "Welcome to Las Vegas" sign
  • Head over to the South Point for an After Party
  • Attend an autograph session (or find your favorite athlete at their host hotel)
  • Catch the team roping at the South Point Arena
  • Lounge by the pool
  • Do some shopping! Cowboy Christmas, RFWA Expo, and Roper Cowboy Marketplace are just a few of the great opportunities for western fans
  • Ride the roller coaster

Do Some Shopping!

Spoiled Cowgirlz

Spoiled Cowgirlz will be at the Calvin Waters booth. "Meet the Maker" in the booth December 8-11, 2019.

Sundial Show Clothing

Sundial Show Clothing will be at the RFWA Expo! Stop by, say hello, and go home with a new shirt (or five).

Photo by Rylee J Photography

Crimson Willow

Let's show Crimson Willow some love on their first trip to the NFR! Look for their booth and do some bag shopping.

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