Cowboys and cowgirls from across South Dakota and adjoining states will be competing in the 10th annual South Dakota Rodeo Association (SDRA) Foothills Roundup Rodeo in Wessington Springs on Saturday and Sunday, May 26-27.
Thirteen events are scheduled in the award-winning rodeo with performances at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and 2:00 p.m. on Sunday. Slack is scheduled to be run at 12:00 on Saturday.
Pre-rodeo music will be provided by The Company Cowboys. A calcutta and fun night begins at 8:00 p.m. at the Hideout Bar and Grille in Wessington Springs on Friday night. A rodeo dance featuring Wessington Springs’ Dustin Evans and Goodtimes will be held at the Prairie Lounge following the Saturday night rodeo performance.
Other events include the ninth annual queen contest, mutton bustin’ and appearances by Snorkel the Clown.
The rodeo is held at the Jerauld County 4-H grounds in the northwest corner of Wessington Springs.