FIRST Rodeo in the World, Deer Trail, Colorado
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing
N 39° 37.158 W 104° 02.696
13S E 581976 N 4385940
Quick Description: This sign alongside the rodeo grounds in Deer Trail, Colorado boasts the World's First Rodeo, July 4, 1869.
Location: Colorado, United States
Date Posted: 5/28/2010 9:42:15 PM
Waymark Code: WM8XX6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
Views: 9

Long Description:
Here is more information copied from the city website: (visit link)

"In 1969, Colorado House Joint Resolution No. 1025,
with the Senate and the House of Representatives concurring,
declared the first rodeo held in the world was in
Deer Trail, Colorado on July 4, 1869."

A rodeo is held annually in this small town, generally held the last weekend before Labor Day.
FIRST - Classification Variable: Item or Event

Date of FIRST: 7/4/1869

More Information - Web URL: [Web Link]

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