The Grand Champion Junior Market Steer, exhibited by Aven Horn of Anson, Texas, was purchased by Barbara and Don D. Jordan, and family, including Lisa and Chris Cunningham, Leslie and Gary Hazlewood, Laura and Steve McNear for a record-breaking $1 million, surpassing the Rodeo’s previous record of $625,000 set in 2019.
Ferris wheels to funnel cakes, ring toss to roller coasters, the carnival has something for everyone in the family! Talley Amusements is taking over the fairgrounds from April 1-17 and you do not want to miss it.
Behind every rodeo story written, there are countless others that remain behind the chutes. It’s beyond the arena lights – back where horse trailers with living quarters park and Gold Buckle Beer is passed out of tiny refrigerators and coolers – that some of the best stories are told and where they’re retold over time.