Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

RODEOHOUSTON® Tickets For Lauren Daigle, The Chainsmokers And Cody Jinks On Sale Thursday, Dec. 8

WHAT: RODEOHOUSTON Ticket On Sale WHEN: Thursday, Dec. 8, 10 a.m. (Online Waiting Room opens at 9:30 a.m.) WHERE: Through AXS Ticketing, via rodeohouston.com Last week, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo announced three star entertainers who are scheduled to perform at the 2023 Rodeo, Lauren Daigle (March 2), The Chainsmokers (March 10) and Cody Jinks (March 13). INDIVIDUAL RODEO TICKETS Ticket prices start at $25, plus a $4 per ticket convenience fee. NRG Stadium Map Upper Level: […]

Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Awards Texas University Graduate Programs With More Than $460,000 In Graduate Assistantships

Today, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials announced that 29 graduate-level college students will receive a total of $464,590 in educational funding through the Rodeo’s Graduate Assistantship Program. These funds will support 26 students pursuing master’s degrees and three doctoral students for the 2022-2023 academic year. “Supporting agricultural research at Texas universities that offer some of the state’s best agricultural research programs has been a staple of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo’s educational support since the 1970s,” said […]

Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Announces Special Plans For Opening Day Of The 2023 Rodeo, Tuesday, Feb. 28

Parker McCollum to headline Opening Day, presented by Texas Capital Bank Today, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo announced its special plans for Opening Day, presented by Texas Capital Bank, with country music singer-songwriter and Texas native Parker McCollum making a return RODEOHOUSTON® appearance Tuesday, Feb. 28, the first day of the 2023 Rodeo, with a special ticket on sale beginning Oct. 6. For the first time in 2023, the Rodeo will host a special […]

Rodeo Awards Additional Premiums To Junior Exhibitors

Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Awards Nearly 2,000 Junior Market Exhibitors With More Than $3.9 Million In Additional Premiums Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials awarded $3,903,295 in additional premiums to 1,889 junior market exhibitors. The additional premiums are given in addition to the $4,217,500 in guaranteed premiums that have already been paid to these exhibitors. “The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is proud to further support these hardworking Texas 4-H and FFA exhibitors who […]

Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Awards Houston-Area Technical Schools With $200,000 In Vocational Scholarships

Today, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials awarded several Houston-area community colleges and technical institutions with $200,000 in Vocational Scholarships for the 2022-2023 academic year. Each program that receives educational funding through the Rodeo’s Vocational Scholarship Program will manage the selection and distribution of its scholarship funds. The seven Houston-area colleges that received funding include Houston Community College, Lamar Institute of Technology, Lee College, Lone Star College, San Jacinto College, Texas State Technical College and […]

Texas College Students To Receive $1.2 Million In Additional Educational Funds Through Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo’s Achievement Scholarship Program

Today, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials announced that 100 deserving Texas college students will receive $1.2 million in additional educational funds through the Rodeo’s Achievement Scholarship Program. The Achievement Scholarships are awarded to current Rodeo scholars who are working toward an undergraduate degree, have completed four semesters and at least 60 hours of coursework, and have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher at a Texas college or university. Each student will […]

Cowboy Paintings Exhibit Goes on a Trail Ride to The Heritage Society

The Heritage Society is Texas proud to display a historical exhibit:  The Life and Times of Charles Goodnight  Beginning on Friday, August 12, The Heritage Society is featuring a portfolio of stunning oil paintings by artist Lee Cable detailing the life and story of the famous cowboy and plainsman from the 1800s, Charles Goodnight.  The cost to tour the exhibit is only $5 and is at The Albert & Ethel Herzstein Museum Gallery at 1100 Bagby Street. […]

Rodeo Awards $1.4 Million In Scholarships To Texas FFA Students

Seventy Texas FFA members representing 58 FFA chapters from across Texas were presented with $1.4 million in scholarships from the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo during the 94th Annual Texas FFA State Convention in Fort Worth, Texas, on Wednesday, July 13.   Scholarship recipients were selected by Texas FFA officials based on the students’ involvement with the program, academic and FFA achievements and financial need, as well as the FFA member’s performance in an interview process. […]

Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Awards Texas High School Students With Nearly $10 Million In Scholarships

Today, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials announced the 493 students who received a scholarship from the organization’s educational program. These scholarships are part of the Rodeo’s $14.1 million in scholarships and total annual commitment of more than $22 million in educational funding and are awarded to students across the state of Texas. “Our mission of promoting agriculture while supporting Texas youth and education is at the core of everything we do at the Houston Livestock […]

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Awards 70 Texas 4-H Members with $1.4 Million in Educational Scholarships

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials presented 70 students from 4-H programs across Texas with $1.4 million in educational funding on June 9 during the annual 4-H Roundup in College Station, Texas. “The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is very proud to award these 70 4-H students with scholarships that will help them take the next step in furthering their education,” said Rodeo President and CEO Chris Boleman. “The Rodeo and the Texas 4-H program […]