Sin City transforms into Cowboy Town during Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, and every December MGM Grand presents a celebration fit for a champion. Known as the “Home of the Champions,” MGM Grand hosts the most Gold Buckles under one roof, including 21-time World Champion cowboy Trevor Brazile and 2014 World Champion Tie-Down Roper Tuf Cooper. Shop over 60 brands at the Boot Barn Christmas Corral and enjoy free live concerts in the new Gold Buckle Zone with Scotty McCreery, Craig Morgan, Blackberry Smoke and more!
Thursday, December 3rd: Clay Walker
Friday, December 4th: Scott McCreery
Saturday, December 6th & Monday, December 7th: Gloriana
Sunday December 6th & Tuesday, December 8th: Blackberry Smoke
Wednesday, December 9th: Davisson Brothers
Thursday, December 10th & Friday, December 11th: Craig Wayne Boyd
Saturday, December 12th: Craig Morgan
Nightly from 11:30pm-1:30am: Country Club with DeeJay Silver presented by Rope
As part of his Here Comes the Truth tour, comedian, actor and writer Rodney Carrington will return to the David Copperfield Theater at MGM Grand Hotel & Casino with his hilarious stand-up comedy show December 3rd – 12th, every night during the National Finals Rodeo.
Performances Nightly: Thursday, December 3rd – Saturday, December 12th
Miss Rodeo America
MGM Grand is pleased to host the Miss Rodeo America Organization and their 2016 pageant.
- Sunday, November 29th – 10:00am: Contestant Official Introductions (MGM Grand Conference Center Room 309-311)
- Tuesday, December 1st – 7:00pm: Hall of Fame Gala (MGM Grand Conference Center Room 309-311)
- Wednesday, December 2nd – 8:30am: Speeches/Public Speaking (The Gold Buckle Zone in the Conference Center)
- Thursday, December 3rd – 10:00am: Silent Auction (MGM Grand Conference Center 3rd Floor Foyer)
- Thursday, December 3rd – 11:30am: WNFR Luncheon (MGM Grand Conference Center Room 309-311)
- Friday, December 4th – 11:30am: Fashion Show Luncheon (The Gold Buckle Zone in the Conference Center)
- Sunday, December 6th – 10:30am: Coronation (The Gold Buckle Zone in the Conference Center)
Crown Royal Gold Buckle Zone
- Doors at 5:00pm – Limited bar service for Countdown Show and Live Feed
- 9:00pm – DJ Entertainment begins as soon as rodeo ends
- 10:00pm – Live Headliner Entertainment
- 11:30pm – 1:30am – Dee Jay Silver’s “Country Club” After Party
- 2:30am – Bars Close
No Need to gamble on style, Boot Barn has what you want! Visit the new Boot Barn Christmas Corral in the Marquee Ballroom. A unique shopping experience with special offers, live entertainment, dummy roping, and more! Shop 60 of the most popular rodeo brands like Wrangler, Justin, Resistol, plus exclusive brands only available at Boot Barn! Open 9:00am – 5:00pm daily!