Cavenders Western Blog

Community Events for December 2021

Nov 30, 2021

News and Events

Junior World Finals Rodeo | Las Vegas, NV | 12/1 – 12/11

The Junior World Finals presented by YETI will host more than 850 contestants within the Wrangler Rodeo Arena over the 10 days in December. Located in the heart of Las Vegas each contestant competes at the Las Vegas Convention Center. These young athletes will compete for more than $1 million in combined cash and prize payout on their quest to claim a coveted Montana Silversmiths championship buckle.


Cowboy Christmas 2021 Booth 409 | Las Vegas, NV | 12/1 – 12/11

The only official gift show of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, The Cowboy Channel Cowboy Christmas is a Las Vegas tradition since 1986. The Cowboy Channel Cowboy Christmas features more than 500,000 square feet of show floor and 350+ exhibitors from across the United States. Attendees can find unique products including custom-made jewelry, western wear, boots and spurs, furniture, original art, handmade crafts and home goods. To add to the overall experience, attendees can also enjoy a number of interactive experiences, including the Ariat Rodeo Live Stage and the YETI Junior World Finals. And, new this year, the show will open on Wednesday, December 1 from 5 p.m. – 10 p.m. for a special preview and tree lighting ceremony and then run December 2-11 from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily.


Cowboy Channel Cowboy Christmas Tailgate | Las Vegas, NV | 12/1 – 12/11

The Cowboy Channel has brought its hit Tailgate Party Show to Las Vegas for the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo! The Tailgate Party kicks off each day of rodeo action, broadcasting live from the Ariat Live Stage at Cowboy Christmas in the Las Vegas Convention Center from 1:30 – 4:00 PM PT following Flint Rasmussen’s Outside the Barrel. During our daily Tailgate Party, The Cowboy Channel hosts Justin McKee, Janie Johnson, Kirbe Schnoor, and Katy Lucas are joined by NFR contestants and legends, musicians, and other special guests as they play games and talk rodeo, cowboy cooking, Western fashion and more.


Bullfighters Only World Championship | Las Vegas, NV | 12/3 – 12/11

The bravest athletes in the world take on the most fierce fighting bulls for over $75,000 in cash and the ultimate prize, the title of BFO World Champion. BFO was founded by bullfighters and is Freestyle Bullfighting’s Premier Professional League. BFO features an international roster of elite athletes competing against the meanest fighting bulls for the largest purses in the history of the sport.


Careity Celebrity Cutting | Fort Worth, TX | 12/3/2021

Since 1995, Careity Foundation’s Celebrity Cutting Horse event has brought together international celebrities from all walks of life for an evening of fun, thrills and philanthropy. Sports figures, physicians, outstanding performing artists and more come to try their hand at the fast-growing sport of cutting, held in one of the world’s leading cutting horse centers in the heart of Texas. You’re invited to join the fun while you support Careity Foundation’s work in the cancer community!


Hooey Party featuring Shane Smith & The Saints sponsor -Turquoise carpet fashion with Shelby Mayfield | Las Vegas, NV | 12/3/2021

After attending the NFR for years and typically being disappointed in the very generic options for musical entertainment, we set out to change the experience for Hooey enthusiasts. We’re pleased to report that the Hooey Party at Brooklyn Bowl is now a highly-anticipated annual event during two nights of the NFR. Best of all, we’re able to share incredible music with all our friends!


Cowboy channel Cavender’s NFR fashion segment | Las Vegas, NV | 12/3/2021

3:30 pm PST Cowboy Channel Tailgate at Cowboy Christmas Las Vegas Convention Center


Hailey Kinsel  Autograph Session At Booth #409 | Las Vegas, NV | 12/4/2021

10:30-11:30 PST Cavender’s  Cowboy Christmas booth #409


Riley Webb Autograph Session At Booth #409 | Las Vegas, NV | 12/4/2021

1-2 pm PST Cavender’s Cowboy Christmas booth #409


Pro Fantasy Rodeo- NFR 2021 | 12/1 – 12/11

Sign up online to play the 2021 Edition of the NFR Pro Fantasy Rodeo Game with over $200,000 in cash and prizes!


Chattahoochee Hills Eventing Southeastern Schooling Show Championships | Fairburn, GA | 12/4 – 12/5

Schooling Shows are the grass roots starting point for your show career with many divisions to choose which are suitable for all – for riders just beginning their riding careers and a more affordable option for advanced riders or for riders looking for mileage with an inexperienced mount. Chattahoochee Hills Eventing hosts 7 Eventing and Dressage schooling shows a year – including the Southeastern Schooling Show Championships.


Josh Turner at The Venetian | Las Vegas, NV | 12/4/2021

Nashville artist Josh Turner is a country music fan first. His version of Mount Rushmore features country music legends Randy Travis, John Anderson, Johnny Cash, Vern Gosdin, and Hank Williams. These giants form the core of his new album, Country State of Mind. “They taught me how to be Josh Turner.” The dozen songs on Country State of Mind span more than half a century of classic country music. For nearly two decades, Turner has been one of country music’s most recognizable voices. He’s sold more than 8.5 million units and amassing more than 2.5 billion global streams. Josh has never kept his love for traditional country music a secret. With this latest album, he is truly in a Country State of Mind.


Cowboy channel Cavender’s NFR fashion segment | Las Vegas, NV | 12/6/2021

3:30 pm PST Cowboy Channel Tailgate  at Cowboy Christmas Las Vegas Convention Center


Dale Brisby Autograph Session At Booth #409 | Las Vegas, NV | 12/4/2021

11:00 am PST Cavender’s Cowboy Christmas booth #409


Hailey Kinsel Autograph Session At Booth #409 | Las Vegas, NV | 12/4/2021

12:00 pm PST Cavender’s Cowboy Christmas booth  #409


Lari Dee Guy Autograph Session At Booth #409 | Las Vegas, NV | 12/4/2021

2:00 pm PST Cavender’s Cowboy Christmas booth #409


Hooey Party featuring Nelly sponsor -Turquoise carpet fashion with Shea Fisher | Las Vegas, NV | 12/10/2021

After attending the NFR for years and typically being disappointed in the very generic options for musical entertainment, we set out to change the experience for Hooey enthusiasts. We’re pleased to report that the Hooey Party at Brooklyn Bowl is now a highly-anticipated annual event during two nights of the NFR. Best of all, we’re able to share incredible music with all our friends!


Cavender’s Fashion Show Mall Grand Opening | Las Vegas, NV | 12/10 – 12/11


RAM Texas Circuit Finals Rodeo | Waco, TX | 12/30/2021 – 1/1/2022

Don’t miss any of the thrilling rodeo action as the best cowboys and cowgirls from the Texas circuit compete for top honors at the RAM Texas Circuit Finals Rodeo. The RAM Texas Circuit Finals Rodeo will be held December 30, 2021 – January 1, 2022 at the Extraco Events Center. Spectators will enjoy seven rodeo events (bareback riding, bull riding, saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, team roping, tie-down roping and barrel racing) along with the fan favorite Mutton Bustin’.