Top Choice Cultural in Lubbock

National Cowboy Symposium and Celebration

September is a big time in Lubbock, with returning Tech students and this huge gathering of cowboys, cowboy wannabes, cowboy scholars, cowboy musicians and cowboy cooks. Yee-haw! There's a huge lineup of entertainme…
Top Choice Music in Turkey

Bob Wills Days

Turkey celebrates Wills' legacy with Bob Wills Days, when 10,000 or more people stuff themselves into Turkey for a weekend of pickin' and grinnin', with jam sessions galore. Many well-known musicians appear and jam.
Rodeo in Abilene

Western Heritage Classic

A big rodeo featuring working cowboys from ranches across the USA, complete with campfire cook-offs, a Western art show and dances. Rodeo tickets (from $25) include grounds admission. Note that there are animal-welf…
Rodeo in San Angelo

San Angelo Stock Show & Rodeo

The big annual San Angelo Stock Show & Rodeo Cowboys Association Rodeo runs over two weeks in February. It is one of the largest in the Southwest. Note that animal treatment is always an issue around rodeos. Som…
Rodeo in Amarillo

World Championship Ranch Rodeo

No dudes allowed at this real-deal event that crowns the world-champion cowboy. It's run by Working Ranch Cowboys Association. Note that animal treatment is always a concern at rodeos.
Rodeo in Amarillo

Coors Cowboy Club Ranch Rodeo

Huge rodeo and ranch trade show. Note that animal treatment is always a concern at rodeos.