From the Mommy Desk…
Grab you little cowboys and cowgirls and head down to the 54th Annual Paris rodeo this weekend, May 2-4, at the Lamar County Fairgrounds. The 2013 Rodeo is sponsored by the Paris Rodeo and Horse Club (PRHC) and is dedicated to Casey Jeffery.
The weekend festivities kick off on Thursday evening (May 2nd) at 6pm with the Paris Rodeo Parade in downtown Paris. The Parade lines up at 5:30 pm and starts at the Rodeo Arena in the Fairgrounds, goes down North Main Street to downtown, around the Plaza and back North on Main Street returning to the rodeo arena. Kids will love watching all the horses go by!
On Friday, at 5pm at Cavender’s Boot City, there is a special autograph signing with the Rodeo Clown and the Rodeo Queen and princess.
The Rodeo starts at 8:00 pm nightly at the Paris Rodeo & Horse Club arena located at Paris/Lamar County Fairgrounds, 570 East Center Street in Paris, Texas. Advance tickets available at Cavender’s Boot City and Big Country Farm Center. Ticket Prices: Thursday & Friday Children $5.00, Adult $10.00; Saturday Children $6.00, Adult $11.00; children 6 and under FREE. Box seats are also available for $60/night or $125 /all 3 nights.
For more information, visit the PRHC website at http://www.parisrodeo.org.
From one mommy to another,
Jenny Wilson is a mother of three. She teaches a Mommy & Me class at Central Presbyterian Day School, is a member of the Paris ISD school board and serves on the board of Paris Community Theatre and Children’s Advocacy Center. She also is on the PCT Children/Teen Theatre Advisory Committee, the Aiken Parent Association Board, the PJH Parent Association and is a Sunday school teacher at Holy Cross Episcopal Church. She also is a certified yoga instructor and owner of Everyday Yoga.