Texas Plains Trail Region

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Roaring Springs: Motley-Dickens Counties Old Settlers Rodeo & Reunion

August 27, 2015 (All day) to August 30, 2015 (All day)
Motley-Dickens Counties Old Settlers Rodeo&Reunion

Thursday is set aside for the old timers particularly. Gate Entrance is free all day including parade, memorial service and business meeting. Arena events will be for Motley and Dickens County residents and will include Cutting, Flag Race, Barrel Race, Jr. Team Roping and Motley-Dickens Counties Team Roping beginning at 4:30. Various fees apply to the arena events. There will be an Old Folk's FREE Dance from 4-6 and again from 8-11 by Mike Porter and Friends.

Friday Gate Fee - $10 per head over 12. Events will include the RHAA Ranch Horse Competition at 8:00 a.m., the WRCA sanctioned Ranch Rodeo at 7:00 p.m., Jr. Flag Race during rodeo along with more free dancing from 5-7p.m. and another time from 9p.m. - 1a.m.

Saturday Gate Fee is $10 per head over 12.Iron Man Competition at 10a.m., #11 Slide Team Roping at Noon, Washer Pitching at 1 and Kid's Snapping Turtle Race at 2; the WRCA sanctioned Ranch Rodeo at 7:00 p.m., Jr. Flag Race during rodeo along with a dance from 7-9:30 played by The Sandbillies and from 9:30-1:00 a.m. played by Southern Crossing.

Concessions on Grounds and some Vendors will be set up. There will be tickets sold for a drawing that gives each a chance to win 3 separate prizes; 1st place Matt Humphreys Spurs, 2nd place Ranger Buckle Set and 3rd place Silver Trinket.

On Sunday there will be a women's Ranch Rodeo beginning at 10 a.m.


  • Roaring Springs Rodeo Grounds
  • 3rd Street
  • Roaring Springs, Texas
  • 79256


  • Contact:
    Douglas Campbell, board president 2015
  • Phone:
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  • Thursday Gate Entrance is FREE along with 2 free dances
    Friday & Saturday Gate Fee is $10
    Dance on Friday is FREE
    Dance on Saturday is $10

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