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Rodeo fans celebrate NFR week at Downtown Hoedown — VIDEO

The 30th Annual Downtown Hoedown officially kicked off 2016 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo week in Las Vegas.

Rodeo fans danced the night away during the free event at the Fremont Street Experience that featured country music headliners Sawyer Brown and Old Dominion.

Just 120 contestants make it to the national finals, which begin Thursday night at The Thomas & Mack Center.

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2019 NFR Las Vegas 10th go-round results — VIDEO

Stetson Wright, 20, won his first PRCA world championship on the final night of the National Finals Rodeo at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.