The third annual High School Rodeo, since returning from a 20-year hiatus, will take place this Friday thorugh Sunday at the Lee Mar Ranch.
Friday performance begins at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday slack begins at 9:00 a.m., Saturday performance begins at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday slack, second round, begins at 9:00 a.m.
A weekend pass, good for all performances and competitions, is $12
Tickets are also available at the gate: $8 for adult $4 for children.
Concessions are available on grounds. All profit from concessions go to benefit kids.
Profits are shared by the following organizations:
* MN High school rodeo Alumni group is doing the concessions... the alumni group provides scholarships for kids to the nationals to help offset the expense of participating.
* YME FFA members are manning the service counter... The good work of the FFA is well known amongst the communities.
* Lee-Mar Ranch Equine Center is hosting the rodeo... these funds go to purchase horses, feed and equipment for our therapeutic riding program that is now embarking on its third year. The equine center has serviced more than 60 needy individuals with this outstanding program.
Local participants include:
Colten Weber – Montevideo
Blayne & Bryler Meier – Hanley Falls
Rachel & Kyle Bloomquest – Raymond
Dani & Braelee Aus – Granite Falls
Brevin & Gannon Gustafson – Hanley Falls
Aaron Lalim – Granite Falls
Cody & Tyler Berghuis – Atwater
Trevor Fagen – Sacred Heart
Drea DuFrante – Appleton
JD & Cole Struxness – Appleton
Lane Goeble – Marshall
Jordan Halvorson – Madison
Casey Simenson - Blomkest