Friday, Feb. 24, 2023
Traditionally held on Tuesday, Rodeo Roundup has been moved to Friday to celebrate Go Texan Day. All Houstonians are invited to attend this free event in downtown Houston, Friday, Feb. 25, 2022, at Houston City Hall in Hermann Square. Mayor Sylvester Turner’s Go Texan Day proclamation will kick off the event, followed by free chopped barbecue sandwiches provided by the World’s Championship Bar-B-Que Committee. Enjoy live music, take your photo atop a Texas Longhorn steer and visit with Rodeo volunteers representing the more than 100 committees to learn more about this annual Houston tradition.
Wear your Western attire, such as jeans, cowboy boots, and cowboy hats in celebration! Make it a full day, and head to Memorial Park to see the the Trail Rides as they make their way into Memorial Park, then, head over to the World’s Championship Bar-B-Que Contest. It’s a full day of activity on Go Texan Day!