It’s rodeo time in Comanche, Texas! July 27 will find the Comanche Roping Club celebrating their 72nd Annual Open Rodeo. The big street parade is set for Saturday, July 27 at 10:00 a.m. and is co-sponsored by the Comanche Chamber of Commerce and the Comanche Roping Club.
Everyone is encouraged to have an entry in the parade. Lineup begins at 9:00 a.m. with judging to happen during the parade. The parade will form on West Grand and proceed around the inside of the square, then North on Houston Street., left on Walcott Avenue and begin to disperse. There is still time to get an entry turned in at the chamber office. All entry forms are available at the Comanche Chamber office and need to be turned in by July 26th. All horses must have a current Coggins test.
Nightly performances of the rodeo will begin at 8:00 p.m. at the arena just West of Comanche on Hwy. 67/377. Exciting Main Events include all the original rodeo events and the Roping Club’s Special Events including the Concho Chicks Drill Team!
Mutton Bustin’ sign up will start at 6:30 and Mini Bronc Riders must enter by 7:30 (age limits are required on these children’s events).
Chase Nolen, Rodeo Clown and Funny Man, will entertain throughout the night. Raffle tickets for a Benjamin Hogue hand crafted Roper’s Saddle will be available. Everyone is invited to attend the big 72nd Annual Comanche Open Rodeo and Parade July 27 in Comanche. For more information, call 325-356-3233.
Information from Christine Perkins and Danny Armstrong.