This free event takes us a step back in time to celebrate our historic Texas roots and kick-off the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo. The parade route runs through downtown San Antonio and features participants who represent our heritage and the Old West.
The 5k run/walk takes place prior to the Western Heritage Parade & Cattle Drive in downtown San Antonio. The Stampede takes place on the main streets of Historic Downtown San Antonio!
Head to downtown San Antonio and Market Square to enjoy some of the traditional staples of the vaqueros from the 1800s. Cook-off entries include Cooks Choice, Chili and Menudo.
This competition tests the craftsmanship and salesmanship skills of students across the state. Every project is for sale to the general public. Top placing teams in the competition will see their project auctioned off at a live auction.
Qualifying Texas 4-H & FFA members compete in the richest youth clay target competition in the country for scholarships and prizes. The four day event is held at the National Shooting Complex during the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo.
Deeply rooted in Western and Mexican culture, see Mexico's Official Sport, popularized by the charros of Jalisco and the nation of Mexico. The event showcases the beautiful pageantry of rodeo skills and dressage, escaramuzas, competitive roping and ranch skills, horsemanship skills as well as the exquisite costumes.
Cowboy Golf Classic
Held during the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo, this fun golf tournament pairs PRCA Rodeo contestants, volunteers and patrons in supporting the Justin Cowboy Crisis Fund and the Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame.
The Collegiate Rodeo Challenge hosts over 200 of the finest college rodeo athletes from the Southern and Southwest Regions of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. This event is held during the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo.
Catch this throwback to the Old West when neighboring ranches would get together to see which cowboys were the best riders, ropers and toughest hands. Six teams with five contestants each are invited to participate in the prestigious Ranch Rodeo Finals, featuring the "best of the best" ranch rodeo showcase.