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CSU Day at the National Western Stock Show

January 13, 2011
Jim Beers

Join your fellow Rams fans at the National Western Stock Show in Denver. CSU Day at the Stock Show is this Saturday, Jan. 15. The day will be filled with rodeo, giveaways and plenty of green and gold.

NWSS mutton bustin'CSU Day includes various freebies, pictures with both the two-legged and four-legged CAM the Ram mascots and appearances by CSU System Chancellor Joe Blake and CSU President Tony Frank.

Your ticket purchase includes entry to the Stock Show grounds, the 11 a.m. Pro Rodeo, mutton bustin’ competitions, catch-a-calf contest, entertainment and more. To charge tickets by phone, call (888) 551-5004 or go online to For more information, call (303) 295-1660 or e-mail

Visit the CSU Booth

Plan to stop by the CSU exhibit booth on the third floor of the Hall of Education for information on academic programs, giveaways and more. Tour CSU’s Ag Adventure, an interactive exhibit in conjunction with several Colorado commodity groups located next to the CSU booth, that helps teach children about animal husbandry and agriculture. 

CSU and the Stock Show

Colorado State University has a long and storied connection to the National Western Stock Show, one of Denver's and the Rocky Mountain West's most anticipated annual traditions.

Throughout the years, CSU students and faculty have provided expertise in animal science, veterinary care, judging, education, 4-H and several other programs.

Today, the partnership between the National Western Stock Show and Colorado State remains strong. The National Western Stock Show is the largest individual scholarship donor in the College of Agricultural Sciences. In 2010-11, the NWSS awarded 27 scholarships to CSU agriculture students.

The National Western Stock Show continues through Jan. 23 at the National Western Complex, 4655 Humboldt St., Denver.

Contact: Jim Beers
Phone: (970) 491-6401