Tonight is the start of the 83rd Semi-annual Ralph Morgan Rodeo.
The event kicks off at the Ralph Morgan Arena in Lauderdale as large crowds of people are expected on Friday and Saturday night.
“We have been cutting the grass and cleaning up the grounds,” explained Linda Clayton a Promoter for the Ralph Morgan Rodeo. “The supplies are coming in as we speak and it takes several weeks to get all the preparations finished to make it great for the two night presentation.”
Cowboys and cowgirls will be competing in multiple events like bull and bronc riding, barrel racing and steer roping.
The Ralph Morgan Rodeo will be tomorrow and Saturday night, starting at 7:30 each night.