The Karl Klement Butterfield Stage Days Rodeo has been nominated for the Small Rodeo of the Year by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association.
“Being in the top-five rodeos in our category is an honor. Out of the more than 600 rodeos across the country, only 20 were nominated for rodeo of the year,” David Turnbow, chairman of the volunteer committee, said.
This year’s rodeo is set for 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, May 13-14, at Sunset Retreat and Weddings Arena, the former Bridgeport Riding Club Arena.
Saint Jo Rodeo set for May 13-14
Rednecks with Paychecks will serve as the title sponsor for the 59th Annual Saint Jo Rodeo set for May 13-14.
The rodeo, hosted by the Saint Jo Riding Club, starts at 8 p.m. nightly.
There will be a parade at 5 p.m. on May 14 in downtown Saint Jo.
Featured entertainment includes the Red River Shooting Stars as well as a stick-bull riding competition.
Rodeo. (Metro graphic, used with permission)