Quiz: National Western Stock Show by AL_STAFF January 4, 2018 The National Western Stock Show is a Denver tradition and one of the world's premier Western shows. How much do you know about it? Test your knowledge! What year did the Stock Show begin?190119061915Approximately how many people attended the Stock Show last year (2017)?Almost 700,000Almost 500,000Almost 300,000The Stock Show was canceled one year due to a “hoof and mouth” disease epidemic. What year was this?191519251935Which of these is a Denver tradition related to the Stock Show?The city closes down the day of the parade.The mayor has to wear a cowboy hat to the parade.Holiday lights don't come down until after the Stock Show.Five consecutive weeks of snowstorms occurred during the setup and run of which year's Stock Show?199720071957This famous place invites the Grand Champion steer to afternoon tea every year.City and County BuildingUnion StationBrown PalaceThis still-standing record amount was paid at auction for a Hereford bull in 1981.$102,000$57,000$301,000CommentsThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. Can you tell me more about this webform submission?The contents of this webform are sent to library staff via email. We recommend that you do not submit confidential information (like your library card number, passwords or credit card information). If you need to share confidential information with library staff, we suggest that you use other channels of communication, such as the telephone.Visit our Privacy Statement, opens in a new window to learn more about how your personal information is handled and protected.This information will be submitted via email. Learn More.