2021 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Ranching & Wildlife Auction Brings in More Than $322,000
Outdoor enthusiasts placed their bids at the 2021 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Ranching & Wildlife Auction, held as a private event at NRG Center. Generous donors from the Houston area and beyond participated in this year’s auction, both live and virtually, contributing a total of $322,535.
Hosted by the Ranching & Wildlife Committee, the auction featured a total of 231 lots, offering something for everyone, from fishing and hunting gear, to jewelry, equipment, outdoor trips and more. A 2021 John Deere Gator took home the top bid at the event, raising $22,000. Other big-ticket items for anglers and sportsmen alike included premier fishing trips and big game excursion packages, like Whitetail Buck hunts and guided fishing trips.
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The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo promotes agriculture by hosting an annual, family-friendly experience that educates and entertains the public, supports Texas youth, showcases Western heritage and provides year-round educational support within the community. Since its beginning in 1932, the Rodeo has committed more than $500 million to the youth of Texas and education. For more information, visit rodeohouston.com and connect with #RODEOHOUSTON online via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube for all the latest news.