64th Annual Arizona National Livestock Show
The 64th Annual Arizona National Livestock Show (ANLS) runs Dec. 29 – Dec. 31, 2011, at the Arizona State Fairgrounds, 19th Avenue and McDowell Road, Phoenix, AZ.
Enjoy the Farm Experience, an interactive area for children to learn about agriculture, Working Ranch Horse Competition, Ranch Rodeo, Chuck Wagon Cook Off, Dutch Oven Cook Off, Livestock Shows and sales, Li’l Buckaroo Rodeo and much more.
The 23rd Annual Cowboy Classics Western Art & Gear Show is also a featured event of the livestock show. The Cowboy Classics Western Art & Gear Show is a celebration of Western Culture and lifestyle through poetry, music, paintings, sculpture, leath er work, braiding, hitching, jewelry, furniture and gifts galore. This year’s featured artist is Loretta Musgrave of Phoenix.
Admission to ANLS is $10 per car, which includes parking and admission. The Farm Experience, an interactive area for children, is open Dec. 29–31, 2011, from 10 am–4 pm and included in the price of admission.
The Arizona National Livestock Show, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting youth and educating the public about the importance of agriculture and livestock through the presentation of a premier livestock show. For more information and a complete schedule of events, visit www.anls.org, or call the ANLS office at (602) 258- 8568. — WLJ