The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ promotes agriculture by hosting an annual, family-friendly experience that educates and entertains the public, supports Texas youth, showcases Western heritage and provides year-round educational support within the community.
Since the Rodeo began in 1932, more than $475 million has been committed to the youth of Texas. The Rodeo has presented nearly 19,000 scholarships since the first scholarship was awarded in 1957. Currently, more than 2,300 students are on Rodeo scholarships, attending more than 80 different Texas colleges and universities. The value of these scholarships is more than $50 million.
More than 34,000 volunteers are the driving force behind the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. These individuals dedicate their time and efforts, serving on 108 different committees, to position the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo as the world’s largest event of its kind.
|2014 Cattle Industry Annual Convention & NCBA Trade Show - National Cattlemen's Beef Association||Nashville||Tennessee||-||-||Feb 4, 2014|
|Southeastern Wildlife Exposition 2014||Charleston||South Carolina||-||-||Feb 14, 2014|
|2015 Cattle Industry Annual Convention & NCBA Trade Show - National Cattlemen's Beef Association||San Antonio||Texas||8,246||295||Feb 4, 2015|
|Southeastern Wildlife Exposition 2015||Charleston||South Carolina||-||-||Feb 13, 2015|
|Missouri Veterinary Medical Association 2016 Annual Conference||Osage Beach||Missouri||-||-||Jan 21, 2016|