year in Dome is HLS&R's 70th birthday
For 70 years now, the Houston Livestock
Show and Rodeo has been a Houston tradition. About 13,000 volunteers annually
give their time
and talent to produce the world's largest
livestock exhibition and entertainment event.
best compete in Houston
In the 37 years it has called the Astrodome
its home, RodeoHouston has grown from simply being a member of the Pro
Association (PRCA) to having the distinction
of being the richest regular-season rodeo in the world.
cook-off runs today through Sunday
Some people prefer the excitement of the
bucking broncos, some come just for the live music and others enjoy the
smell of livestock dung.
give alternative to fighting traffic
Ongoing construction at the Reliant Astrodome
has made on-site parking at the 2002 Houston Rodeo limited.