• Taken from Kosse Rodeo Facebook page

2017 Kosse Homecoming Rodeo

By Donna Keen

On June 9th & 10th at 8pm, the 2017 Kosse Homecoming Rodeo will take place at the rodeo arena located 1 mile north of Kosse on HWY 14. The rodeo will be an UPRA-CPRA co-approved rodeo; local riders are welcome to participate. The rodeo will by produced by Cadillac Rodeo Company.

The events and entry fees are: calf roping- $100, team roping- $240, saddle bronc- $80, barrel racing- $80, bull riding- $80, ladies breakaway- $80, bare back- $80 and ranch bronc- $80. Call in info: all events call in Monday, June 5thfrom 10am-7pm and Tuesday, June 6th from 9am-4pm, 1-800-547-6336.

There is a total of $2,500 added money. The bull riding, bare back and saddle bronc have $500 added money to each and the timed events have $200 added to each event. The entry fee will be paid for the first 5 bull riders entered each night.

An added event this year is the LOCAL TEAM ROPING. This event is $80 per team. If you are from Kosse or the surrounding areas you can enter this event. You will need to call in on Wednesday June 7th from 5pm-8pm, 254-747-0112. Please note this number is only for the LOCAL TEAM ROPING call in.

We will have Jr. Barrel Racing (14 & under), muttin bustin (50# limit), 3 man team steer saddling, and Double Mugging. Jr. Barrels entry fee is $25 and will be jackpotted each night. The entry fee for muttin bustin is $20 and prizes will be given away nightly to the winners. Double Mugging entry fee is $80 per 2 man team. If you wish to enter any of these events you need to call in on Wednesday, June 7th from 4pm-10pm, 254-747-0112. This call in is ONLY for the MUTTIN BUSTIN, JR. BARRELS, STEER SADDLING & DOUBLE MUGGING. There is no added money in these events.

All horses must have a negative coggins with them before entering onto the rodeo grounds.

We are also selling Kosse Rodeo T-Shirts. Prices are as follows: Youth Small thru Youth Large- $10, Adult Small thru Adult XL- $15, and Adult XL thru Adult 4XL- $20. We have navy blue, purple, grey, and brown shirts available. These shirts can be purchased at Farmer’s State Bank in Kosse and S & S Ag Center in Groesbeck. Or contact Donna @ 254-747-0112.

The Admission to the Rodeo is: Adults- $7, kids 7-12- $3, and children 6 & under get in free. If you need more information about the rodeo please call 254-747-0112 or 254-645-0962. Hope to see y’all at the rodeo on June 9th and 10th.

Groesbeck Journal

P.O. Box 440
Groesbeck, TX 76642
Phone: 254-729-5103
Fax: 254-729-0362