California Rodeo Salinas celebrates its 25th Stick Horse Race
Anniversary this year, presented by Northridge Mall. On Thursday night of the
Rodeo, children ages 3-8 have the opportunity to win an official winners buckle
while riding their trusted stick horse steed.
starts at 4:30 pm on Thursday, July 16th and children can register
near the McDonald’s Kid Corral from 4:00 – 4:30pm leading up to the race. The
race will take place on the track, with participants divided into age groups of
3-4, 5-6 & 7-8 year olds. The finalists from each age group get to come
back during the performance to race on the track in front of the crowd. The
winner of each age group will be receiving a buckle donated by Black Bear
Diner. Participants must bring their own stick horse in order to race.
As part of
the anniversary celebration, the California Rodeo Salinas would love to see
photos from past participants of our stick horse races. Photos can be posted to
the Rodeo’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/CARodeoSalinas.
the Rodeo are available at www.carodeo.com, 1034 N. Main Street or by calling
(831)772-6500. Prices are $7 for children, $14 for adult general admission and
$20 for adult reserved seats.
About the California Rodeo
The California Rodeo Salinas will
take place July 16-19th, 2015. The California Rodeo Association is a
not-for-profit organization that strives to preserve and promote the traditions
of the California Rodeo Salinas and the West. We support the community and
other non-profit organizations through the staging of the annual California
Rodeo Salinas and other year round operations of the Salinas Sports Complex.
Through donation of our facility, vending and fundraising opportunities during
Rodeo and other events, the California Rodeo Association returns between
$200,000 and $300,000 annually to local non-profits. For more information about
the California Rodeo Salinas, log on to www.CARodeo.com or call the California
Rodeo -Office at 831-775.3100. 'Like'