Tickets now on sale for 73rd annual Cal Farley's Boys Ranch Rodeo & adventureFEST Sept. 2

Tom Hinde

Cal Farley's, an Amarillo-based organization serving children and families across the United States, hosts their 73rd annual Boys Ranch Rodeo +adventureFEST Saturday September 2. The rodeo continues a 7-decade tradition featuring the talents of the boys and girls ages 5-18 of Cal Farley's. Youngster's will compete in categories ranging from mutton busting to bronc riding. Tickets are just $10 each and include a BBQ lunch.

Festivities kick-off at 10:00 a.m. with "adventureFEST." The family-centered, midway-style event offering food, games, hands-on learning and souvenirs for the whole family to enjoy. A BBQ lunch is served at noon. The headline event is the rodeo which begins at 2:30 p.m.

Rodeo tickets are available by calling (800) 687-3722, in person at the Cal Farley's Campus Support Center located at 600 SW 11th Ave. in Amarillo or at the gate the day of the event. Box seating is available too.