Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo!

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It’s that time of year again! The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is just days away. The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is the world’s largest livestock show and rodeo dedicated to benefiting youth, supporting education, and facilitating better agricultural practices through exhibitions and presentation.

This year’s show has a great lineup including:

Zac Brown Bank, Demi Lovato, Styx, Bruno Mars, Pitbull, Tim McGraw, Toby Keith and George Strait just to name a few. Click here to see the full lineup.

Here are some fun facts and stats about the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo:

World’s Championship Bar-B-Que Contest — Feb. 23 – 25
Horse Show — Feb. 23 – March 18
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo — Feb. 28 – March 18
Reliant Park — Includes Reliant Arena, Reliant Center and Reliant Stadium individual Rodeo

Ticket Prices — $18 – $300

Rodeo tickets on Value Wednesdays start at $10

Reliant Park Admission Ticket Prices:

$4 Children (ages 3 to 12)
$7 Adults (ages 13 and over)
Free for Children 2 and under
$5 Value Wednesdays (grounds admission only) $10 World’s Championship Bar-B-Que Contest

Show Members — more than 35,000 members

Number of committees — 105

Number of committee volunteers — 26,000

Number of exhibitors — approximately 300

livestock and horse show entries — more than 27,000

Rodeo purse— $2 million cash, plus additional prizes

Organizational status — 501(c)(3) charity

Educational Commitment FOR 2011–12 Fiscal year — more than $18.8 million

Website — www.rodeohouston.com
Facebook, Twitter and Youtube — RodeoHouston 

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