In 2015, 42,517 more people attended the National Western Stock Show than last year.
National Western Stock Show
"I still get that rush. If I didn't, I probably wouldn't do it anymore," bull rider Cody Campbell says of his sport.
Why today's bulls buck harder, jump higher, and twist and turn more than ever before.
Scenes from the National Western Stock Show, the annual celebration of all things Western.
Sydney Babi says the key to mutton bustin' is to hold on tight.
This week, CPR’s Arts Bureau explores the sights and sounds of the National Western Stock Show and a documentary on the World War II ski troopers who trained in Colorado.
Tips from an auction ring man at the National Western Stock Show: "You don't smoke, you don't drink, or you don't chew tobacco."
Elias Santoyo learned how to use a lasso as a young boy roping cattle.
World champion clown Wacey Munsell, whose profession is actually called bull fighting, says it's a dangerous job. "A good friend of mine had a horn run up in him," Munsell says.