The Lone Star Championship Rodeo returns to the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center Jan. 19 & 20 with a full rodeo lineup! The 21st annual event features eight rodeo events, including bareback riding, saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping, cowgirls' breakaway roping, steer wrestling, team roping, cowgirls' barrel racing and - of course - bull riding. The rodeo is co-sanctioned with the American Professional Rodeo Association and features professional and local cowboys and cowgirls from all over the region.
Specialty acts include fancy trick and Roman riding from Jessica Fowlkes and 10-year-old sensation Oralee Madison, and the hilarious rodeo clown antics of Dave "Showtime" Meyer.
Rodeo starts at 7:30 p.m. each night, doors open to general admission at 6 p.m.Events for kids ages 10 & under start around 7 p.m. before the rodeo kick-off at 7:30 p.m. Kids can participate in the best dressed cowboy and cowgirl contest and gold rush each night.
Tickets are on sale now. Buy tickets at www.WicomicoCivicCenter.org; at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center Box Office, 500 Glen Ave., Salisbury, MD 21804 (M-F, 9a.m.-6p.m.) or by phone at 410-548-4911.