Favorite

Rodeo Life 

click to enlarge bigstock-cowboy-boots-vector-graphic-i-14907158.jpg

Believe it or not, Tucson has rich rodeo roots. Before home developments ranches were part of our desert life. During rodeo, kids at Tucson High School would wear jeans (Yes, at one time kids were not allowed to wear jeans to school. That was a long time ago). Go learn about this past at the Tucson Rodeo Parade Museum, which opens for the season on Monday, Jan. 4 at the Tucson Rodeo Grounds (4823 S. 6th Ave.). Group and school tours are available. For more info, go to www.tucsonrodeoparade.com.

Tags:

More by Mari Herreras

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Readers also liked…

  • Etsy Marketplace

    Tucson is home to many producers of "hipster" products, vintage clothing, recyclable art and farm-to-table food products.
    • Nov 19, 2015
  • Go to MOCA (For Free!)

    It's the last weekend of March, and you know what that means—MOCA's monthly Free Day.
    • Mar 24, 2016

The Range

Latin Comedy Jam Returns to Tucson (A Ticket Give Away)

Casa Video Top 10

More »

Latest in City Week

  • Music Fest

    The Oro Valley Music Festival claims to be "the next best thing to hit Tucson."
    • Sep 29, 2016
  • Get Your Pride On

    Tucson's 39th annual Pride Festival is coming back bigger and better this year to celebrate the LGBTQ community with a two-day event full of live entertainment
    • Sep 29, 2016
  • More »

Facebook Activity

© 2017 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation