The 40th Annual Nacogdoches Pro Rodeo and Steer Show has been given the green light for 2021.  March 25-27 come on out to the Nacogdoches Exposition and Civic Center for 3 exciting nights of pure rodeo entertainment.  Pete Carr Pro Rodeo, 8-time nominee for Stock Contractor of the Year, will once again put on one of the best shows on dirt.

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Gates will open each night at 6:45 pm, mutton bustin' will start at 7 pm, and then the rodeo gets underway at 7:30 pm.  Due to State of Texas safety regulations, the venue will be allowed to only be filled to 50% capacity so ticket sales will be limited.  All tickets must be purchased or reserved online only.  Click here to purchase tickets.  Adult tickets are $10/each and kids $7/each when purchased by March 15.

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Each night, 10 youngsters will have the shot at riding in the mutton bustin' competition.  Registrations are being taken at Boot Barn at 3801 North Street in Nacogdoches.    Children must be between the ages of 3-7, and weigh no more than 60 pounds. Riding vest and helmet will be provided to each rider.  The deadline to enter will be Sunday, March 21.  Drawings will take place on the following Monday, and then the final lists of nightly riders will be posted on the KICKS 105 Website on Tuesday, March 23.

The Nacodgoches Pro Rodeo and Steer Show benefits the Nacogdoches Jaycees.  Title sponsors include KICKS 105, Badders Law Firm, RV Outfitters of Texas, Mike Perry Dodge, and GG Distributing.

For more details about the rodeo go to the Nacodgoches Exposition and Civic Center website.

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