Few People Know Colorado Was Home To The First Rodeo In America

While many out-of-staters associate Colorado with legal marijuana and skiing, there is another side to the Centennial State that many do not realize: Colorado is THE place for cowboys and rodeos! In fact, not only does Colorado host the iconic National Western Stockshow, but we also hosted the first rodeo in America!

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