Let's Rodeo San Antonio!
The San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo is looking forward to welcoming you to its 64th annual Show in 2013 taking place February 7-24! The AT&T Center is the proud home of the 18-day event which offers a diversity of thrills and adventures for the young and young at heart.
Over 1.5 million people attended the Stock Show & Rodeo in 2012 and the event is proud to offer an fun, affordable outing for all ages!
- Attendance for the 2012 San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo was 1,510,457; including 9 record breaking days.
- Rodeo attendance in the AT&T Center increased 4% over 2011 with 15 of the 21 performances sellouts.
- For the seventh consecutive year, the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo was voted the PRCA Large Indoor Rodeo of the Year
The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) named the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo as the Large Indoor Rodeo of the Year for the seventh consecutive year in 2012. With wins in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011, the AT&T Center is, literally, the “Home of Champions”. The total purse for the PRCA Rodeo was $1,279,000 making the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo the largest regular season PRCA rodeo and one of the top 3 richest rodeos in North America. San Antonio continues to bring only the best animal athletes from North America’s top stock contractors and the top professional rodeo contestants to create an experience rivaled only by the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo.
An exciting concert performance by the top names in country, rock, pop, comedy and Latin music follow each PRCA rodeo performance on the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo round stage! Some of the biggest names in the music industry such as Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum, Keith Urban, Brooks and Dunn, Gary Allan, Hilary Duff, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Beach Boys, Staind, Los Tigres del Norte and Intocable have performed at the Stock Show & Rodeo for sellout audiences.
Fun for All
The Freeman Coliseum grounds host an action-packed “Family Fair” with one of the country’s biggest carnivals, live music, amazing food, upscale shopping and family entertainment and educational areas such as the Horse Discovery Center, Texas Wildlife Expo, Swifty Swine Pig Races, Animal Adventures, Little Buckaroo Farms, petting zoos, western heritage shows, and much more!
The San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo is home to the World’s Largest Junior Livestock Show as well as many fantastic Horse Show activities and special events. FFA & 4-H students from all across Texas competing for scholarships by showing animal or agricultural mechanic projects, or participating in various judging and educational based contests. The San Antonio Ranch Rodeo Finals, which are part of the festivities in the Horse Show area, are held on the final day of the show.
Volunteers and Mission
With core values of Integrity, Caring & Excellence, over 5,500 volunteers contributing to over 40 committees diligently fulfill the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo mission: “A volunteer organization that emphasizes agriculture and education to develop the youth of Texas.” Since inception, the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo has committed over $123 million for the purpose of educating the youth of Texas.
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LET’S RODEO SAN ANTONIO! It’s more than an 8 second ride.