Tag Archives: rodeo

Felt or Straw?

“In a cowboy hat, you become a cowboy – walking a little taller and striding with confidence as others acknowledge the Western aura about you,” writes Jim Arndt in How to be a Cowboy. There are straw cowboy hats and felt cowboy hats and everything in between. But, when do you wear what? Here’s your […]

2015 Rodeo Kickoff Party

This summer’s Rodeo Kickoff Party was a success. That’s not to brag, however, as given the circumstances it is a thing just as easily done as it is said. We are, quite simply, happy to be able to facilitate all the fun. Perhaps the primary difficulty in the affair was the possibility of rain. After all, […]

Rodeo Kick-Off Party at F.M. Light and Sons

The rodeo! It’s not just about the rider and the animal. It goes much deeper than that. It’s an american tradition! It’s all about gathering together in excitement and enjoying the food, the sport, and the western clothing. Rodeos truly capture the spirit of the west! Speaking of clothing, it isn’t just for the rodeo. […]

An End of Summer Recap in Steamboat Springs

It was another fantastic summer here in the ‘Boat. There were parades, long-horn steers to ride, rodeos to watch, fun barbecues to attend, hot air balloons filling the sky, dog agility shows, and professional cycling races. We decided that there was so much that we did this past summer, we need to look back at […]

Free Event in Steamboat: Rodeo Kick-Off Party Friday, June 14

Join F.M. Light and Sons and Sweetwood Cattle Company for a fun, free event in Steamboat: We’re throwing a rodeo kick-off party! Rodeo season is starting this Friday! Yes, we know you’re excited. We feel it, too. We knew that a free event in Steamboat would be the best way to celebrate. We are teaming […]

Carhartt’s Everyday Icon: Taylor Nahrgang, Horse Trainer and Rodeo Winner

Carhartt uses real people to tell their story. We like hearing about brands and product from people who use it. Watch this episode about Taylor Nahrgrang, who is a horse trainer and rodeo winner. If you are interested in Carhartt, give us a call and we’ll help you find exactly what you need! Read Carhartt’s […]

Two Cowboys Vs. Skidboot the Dog: Who is Smarter?

This is Skidboot the dog and his owner, David Hartwig. We know this is an old video, but we think it’s a classic, so we thought we’d share it. And, it’s the weekend you’ve got to enjoy it with some laughter!