Ranching & Wildlife Expo

The Ranching & Wildlife Expo enhances educational programs that promote the conservation and co-existence of ranching and wildlife habitats. Expo attendance includes a targeted audience that is involved in hunting, fishing and other outdoor recreational activities.

Located on the second floor of NRG Center, on the east end, the Ranching & Wildlife Expo includes various wildlife exhibits and educational seminars. A special auction includes hunting and fishing trips, as well as outdoor trip opportunities.

Click links below to register for the online stream for each day. No need to register if attending in person.


Listen to professionals talk on a wide range of topics, from cattle production to campfire meals. Seminars are free and open to the public in NRG Center Room 207.


Silent & Big Board Auctions
March 5-7, 2025

Live Auction
Friday, March 7, 2025 – 1 pm
NRG Center, Main Club (Room 300)


As part of the Ranching & Wildlife program the Rodeo hosts the Young Gun Shooting Sports Competition (includes Sporting Clays and Skeet), 4-H and FFA Archery Competition, Ranching & Wildlife Poster Board Competition, and Ranching & Wildlife Video Competition.

H Calf Tours

Ranching & Wildlife H Calf is an educational program for Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ members dedicated to providing education, support and skills to aid in decision making related to beef cattle production for beef producers, weekend ranchers and anyone looking to learn something new.

Learn more about how to participate in the Ranching & Wildlife Expo here.