Step into the West
Fort Worth is where the West begins, and nothing embodies Western heritage better than the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District. From the original brick walkways to the wooden corrals, every inch of the Stockyards tells the true history of Texas’s famous livestock industry. Watch a sneak peak:
About The 2018 World Simmental-Fleckvieh Congress Week
Based in the Fort Worth Stockyards, Simmental-Fleckvieh, Simbrah, and SimAngus breeders, enthusiasts, administrators and friends from 29 countries around the world will share fun, friendship, education and an authentic American-West experience while being thread together by the breed that we love.
The Congress events will all be held at the River Ranch and the surrounding venues. The farm tours will see Simmental, Simbrah and Fleckvieh operations in East Texas and the cattle show will include Simmental, Simbrah, SimAngus and Fleckvieh Simmental.
Breeders from around the world
Simmental-Fleckvieh Breeders from across the globe congregate at World Simmental-Fleckvieh Congress Week to network and share their knowledge. Visit the World Simmental-Fleckvieh Federation to find out more.
The Fort Worth Stockyards are home to rodeos, and the National Cowgirl Museum & Hall of Fame honors pioneers. Sundance Square, is Downtown Fort Worth's premier entertainment, dining and shopping district. The Cultural District also boasts one of the finest collections of museums in America.