It’s that time again for the the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo! Opening day is in 3 DAYS and you don’t want to miss out on this fantastic San Antonio Event!
For those of you who don’t know much about the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, here is a little history and event information about the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo.
HISTORY and PURPOSE
The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo or also known as San Antonio Livestock Exposition, Inc. (S.A.L.E.) has grown to one of the largest, most prestigious single events in the city of San Antonio, with over 2 million visitors entering the grounds each year! The establishement of the organization was in 1949 and the first rodeo was in 1950. Since then this event has been held annual and takes place over three weeks in February. This years dates for the event are February 9-26, 2017. With community, donor and volunteer support, the organization has donated more than $171.4 million to the youth of Texas through scholarships, grants, endowments, junior livestock auctions, youth western art auction, calf scramble program and show premiums that provide financial support to Bexar County and Texas youth seeking higher education as well as positively influence the agriculture industry in Texas.
The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, is not like any other rodeo you have ever been too! There is something for everyone at this event. Take a look at this great information from our friends at Independence Title on just some of the things you can experience during the rodeo.
From all of here at the Jones Real Estate Group, we hope you will take the chance to get out and enjoy this great event with your family and friends!