Cowdeo cuts morning event
- Madras Pioneer - News
Kids on bucking sheep and calves is part of the fun at the 44th annual Cowdeo, held Saturday, Oct. 20, at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds.
>Only one performance at 4 p.m.
This year, there will only be one performance at 4 p.m. The 10 a.m. performance has been cancelled.
Events are divided by age group.
Pee Wee: (5-6 years) sheep riding; (6-8 years) barrel racing, flag race, goat decorating, horseless-roping, and calf roping.
Junior: (9-11 years) barrel racing, flag race, calf riding, horseless-roping, breakaway roping.
Senior: (12-14 years) barrel racing, flag racing, breakaway roping, calf and cow riding.
All kids, age 5 and under, can join in on the free stick horse race at both events, and the chicken and rabbit scramble at the 4 p.m. performance.
Admission is $5 per person, and free for those age 4 and younger.
Proceeds from the Cowdeo go to benefit the Jefferson County Fire Volunteers, Culver Parent Teacher Organization, St. Patrick's Catholic Church Youth Group, Jefferson County Horse 4-H, and the Jefferson County Fair Complex.