LINDALE (KYTX) - The Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the upcoming 25th Annual I-20 Team Real Estate Championship Rodeo to be held Thursday May 17th thru Saturday, May 19th at the Lindale Rodeo Arena located on Highway 16 West, three blocks from downtown. Nightly entertainment will begin each evening at 6:30 P.M. and will include performances by Sandie Dickie, Keith Irwin and Belinda Garrett Blackshear & Band with the Rodeo Events following at 7:30 P.M.
Highlighting the Thursday event will be Mutton Bustin' starting at 6:30, sponsored by Cross Brand Cowboy Church. Pre-registration will be required to participate and forms can be found online at www.lindalechamber.org or at the Lindale Chamber Office. Friday will feature the Crowning of the 2012 Lindale Rodeo Queen, sponsored by the Texas Rose Horse Park. Entertainment for all performances will include the spectacular Cowgirl Chicks from Weatherford, Texas. The Cowgirl Chicks warm up the crowd with family-friendly dance choreography and trick riding that is show stopping! These professional trick riders and singers are a crowd favorite and truly exciting to watch!
A fan and contestant favorite for over twenty years, the I-20 Team Lindale Championship Rodeo promises loads of fun for the entire family. We expect over 500 contestants to compete for over $60,000 in prize money in exciting events like bull riding, bareback and saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, team roping and more. Children seven to twelve can compete for prizes in the calf scramble, while children six and under can compete for cash in the fan favorite "cash scramble."
The Lindale Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome our major sponsors, I-20 Team Real Estate, City of Lindale, Cross Brand Cowboy Church, Constable Dennis Taylor, C. Miller Drilling, Classic Toyota, Ag Power - John Deere, Colonial Nursing Center, Healthy Figures, Texas Rose Horse Park, Bodacious Barbeque and Tyler Beverage Company.
Join us Saturday, May19th at Wal Mart, in Lindale, to meet the 2012 Lindale Rodeo Queen, Cowgirl Chicks and Cowboys from 10A.M. – 12 P.M.
The Lindale Area Chamber of Commerce looks forward to seeing you in Lindale for the 25th Annual I-20 Team Real Estate Lindale Championship Rodeo. Adult advance tickets can be purchased at the Chamber office and at local area merchants for $6.00. Call the Chamber at 903-882-7181 for ticket locations or visit www.lindalechamber.org. Advance Rodeo tickets are free for Children 12 and under. They can be picked up for Thursday's performance at Lindale State Bank, Friday's performance at Capital One Bank, in Lindale and Saturday's show at the Lindale Brookshire's. Please note that advance ticket sales will end at 6:00 each evening. Adult tickets purchased at the gate are $8.00 and $5.00 for children.