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From Bull-Riding to Barrel Racing, the Watermelon Festival Rodeo Returns

By Jefferson County Economic Developement
Posted: June 7, 2019
Upcoming Events


The Watermelon Festival Rodeo is taking place Friday and Saturday June 7th and 8th at the Jefferson Extension Arena. Come prepared for an energetic evening as events will include Barrel Racing, Bull-riding, Tie Down & Team Roping, Girls Breakaway Calf Roping, and Chute Dogging. Tickets may be purchased at the gate, however, only cash will be accepted. Ticket prices for adults are $12, child tickets are $7, and children under 5 are admitted free of charge.
Events begin at 8:00 P.M. on both Friday and Saturday evenings. You will not want to miss this exciting time!