DENVER, CO – The National Western Stock Show would like to invite furloughed federal employees to a rodeo performance at no cost.

Free admission will be given to qualified individuals for the Pro Rodeo on Thursday, January 24th at 10:30 a.m. This rodeo ticket also allows guests to enjoy access to the NWSS grounds throughout the entire day.

Federal employees affected by the shutdown need to provide a valid Federal ID to the National Western Box Office in order to receive their free ticket.

For more information please call the NW Box Office at 303-295-6124. To see the full schedule of events visit: