Go Texan Day & Roundup

Let’s RodeoHouston®! The anticipation for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ has been building, and now it is time to show your excitement. Participate in a city-wide celebration on Go Texan Day by putting your best cowboy boot forward and showing your Western pride.

Join us at Rodeo Roundup, located in front of City Hall in downtown Houston, for music, free food and games as Mayor Sylvester Turner declares Feb. 23, 2018, as Go Texan Day. Businesses, organizations, clubs and schools are encouraged to show support on Go Texan Day for a chance to be recognized by the world’s largest livestock show and rodeo.

Go Texan Day

When: Friday, Feb. 23, 2018
Where: city-wide



Rodeo Roundup

When: Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018
Where: City Hall, downtown Houston
Cost: FREE

  • Learn about your Show’s contributions to the community.
  • Hear City of Houston Mayor’s Go Texan Day proclamation.
  • Meet Show volunteers representing more than 100 committees.
  • Listen to Western songs performed by the Rodeo Choir.
  • Take your photo atop a Texas Longhorn steer.
  • Dance to live music.
  • Grab a free lunch and a soft drink.

Activity Book

Download the Activity Book for fun and educational activities related to the Show! Brush up on your agricultural knowledge before you visit.

2017 Activity Book