This Thing is Legendary®
Stock Show Dates
January 17 - February 8, 2020
Gates open daily at 8:00 a.m.
Gates close at 8:00 p.m.

International Guests

En Español

International visitors will find the legendary Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show an excellent opportunity to experience the western culture and lifestyle that makes Texas one of the most unique places in the world. To make sure international visitors feel welcome, the Stock Show provides these special guests an “international suite” to come register, relax and get answers to questions. Local business and civic leaders serve as hosts to provide information on not only what the Stock Show offers, but the local area as well.

International guests and livestock producers visiting the International Suite will be issued credentials giving them access to all livestock shows and sales as well as the many special events held on the grounds throughout the Show. These credentials will not allow access to any rodeo performances; therefore International Suite guests wishing to attend the rodeo will need to purchase tickets at our Rodeo Ticket Office located on the show grounds either by phone or in person or through TicketMaster by phone or online.

Whether you are an international visitor wanting to experience the single largest entertainment attraction that makes Fort Worth “Cowtown,” or a livestock producer looking for the best livestock genetics the United States has to offer, the Southwestern Exposition and Livestock Show is the place to be.

Contact Information

International Committee
International Committee Co-chairmen:
Charles Lasater at
Dannie Bruce at

Room and travel arrangements for international guests please contact:
Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau –
Estela Martinez-Stuart at

“Bringing the world together, one friendship at a time”

Mission Statement: To cultivate successful relationships and international understanding among the youth, adults, businesses and organizations of Fort Worth and its sister cities through educational, leadership and exchange programs.

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