14 A Big Thank You to our MAJOR SPONSORS THESE FINE COMPANIES HAVE PARTNERED WITH THE STOCK SHOW TO HELP US KEEP THE LEGENDARY GOOD TIME GOING YEAR AFTER YEAR. WE HOPE WHEN YOU HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY, YOU’LL SUPPORT THEM AS THEY DO THE STOCK SHOW. NORTH TEXAS CHEVY DEALERS The North Texas Chevy Dealers are comprised of 44 Chevrolet Dealerships in the greater Dallas-Fort Worth Area that have come together to deepen their commitment within their local communities through grassroots marketing and local events. They are proud to have the opportunity to showcase their latest product portfolio including the Chevrolet Silverado, the Chevrolet Silverado HD, the Chevrolet Colorado, and the Chevrolet Malibu – just to name a few! Chevrolet makes trucks, cars and crossovers for people that know what’s really important in life – family, fun, and adventure! To learn more about their great products, go to ntxchevy.com and find your nearest North Texas Chevy Dealer today. And don’t forget to visit their booth in the Amon G. Carter Jr. Exhibits Hall while enjoying all that the FWSSR has to offer! DICKIES Now in its 17th year as a sponsor, Williamson-Dickie offers premium quality products at an unmatched value across a vast assortment of apparel, footwear and licensed goods in more than 100 countries under a variety of brands including Dickies, Walls, Workrite ® , Kodiak ® , Terra ® and Van Moer ® . MATTRESS FIRM Mattress Firm is proud to join the Fort Worth Stock Show in advancing their mission to support the youth of Texas. Texas-based Mattress Firm is one of the nation’s premier specialty bedding retailers, offering a broad selection of both traditional and specialty mattresses from leading manufacturers, including Serta and Simmons. Founded in 1986, Mattress Firm’s purpose is to improve lives one relationship at a time. With more than 3,500 stores across 49 states, Mattress Firm offers consumers the benefit of highly trained, knowledgeable sales professionals, a broad product offering and competitive prices in an attractive and comfortable store environment. We invite you to visit the Mattress Firm booth in the Amon G. Carter Jr. Exhibits Hall while enjoying your day at the Fort Worth Stock Show! XTO ENERGY A subsidiary of ExxonMobil, XTO Energy is a leading natural gas and oil producer in North America with expertise in developing tight gas, shale gas and unconventional oil resources. XTO and its affiliates operate in all of the major U.S. unconventional producing regions and Western Canada. XTO also provides support and technical services to ExxonMobil’s operations in Argentina. The company manages 11 million acres with a total resource of about 139 trillion cubic feet equivalent. XTO is committed to protecting the health and safety of its employees, contractors and the communities where it operates. CHUCK WAGON RACES This is Fast Food The chuck wagons of the old west never delivered dinner like this! Two drivers, two four-horse teams, and a pair of chuck wagons - NASCAR has nothing on this long-time favorite presented by Lone Star Ag Credit . Pick your favorite and help out - hollering makes the horses run faster. Team sponsors: XTO Energy, Coors Light, Waste Connections, Inc., Star-Telegram, Cavender’s and Walls ® . PAINTS OF A DIFFERENT BREED Star-Telegram Stock Show Art Contest Promising young artists, ages 5 to 18, are showcased in the Stock Show’s art contest sponsored by the Star-Telegram . Drop by the main concourse of the Amon G. Carter Jr. Exhibits Hall and enjoy judges’ selections for scholarships and other awards. Other entries can be viewed in a special exhibit at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History and the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. Thanks to: Ann and Carol Rhodes Charitable Trust, Wortham Insurance & Risk Management, Kelly Hart & Hallman, Debbie and Albon Head, First Financial Bank and the Amon G. Carter Foundation .