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April 25, 2024

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Community Foundation Rodeo Set for March 1 – 2

It's not MTSU's first rodeo... Lasso the family together and bring them out to Tennessee Miller Coliseum.

Yee-haw! The upcoming Community Foundation of Rutherford County (CFRC) will feature a thrilling lineup of events including bareback riding, steer wrestling, barrel racing, and bull riding at MTSU’s Tennessee Miller Coliseum.

The CFRC Rodeo will have a two-night run, starting at 7 o’clock Friday and Saturday, March 1 – 2, at Miller Coliseum, 304B W. Thompson Lane. Gates will open at 6 p.m. both evenings.

Family-owned and -operated Lone Star Rodeo — based out of Crofton, Kentucky — will bring an action-packed show for the entire family. Events include saddle bronc riding, calf roping, breakaway roping and team roping. This marks the second year of the rodeo partnership, with support from MTSU, Swanson Companies and various local partners.

Tickets — $25 for adults and teenagers 13 and older, $10 for children ages 7 to 12 and free for ages 6 and younger — are available online and at the door.

About the Community Foundation of Rutherford County

The Community Foundation of Rutherford County is an affiliate of the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. The foundations work to promote the betterment of Rutherford county and provides a way for citizens to. make lasting gifts for the benefit of future generations.

For additional information, visit The Community Foundation websites at cfrutherford.org or cfrcrodeo.com, or call Tennessee Miller Coliseum at 615-494-8961 or Lone Star Rodeo at 615-210-1037.

 

About the Author

Michael Aldrich

Michael Aldrich is Nashville Parent's Managing Editor and a Middle Tennessee arts writer. He and his wife, Alison, are the proud parents of 4-year-old Ezra and baby Norah.