Youth rodeo to be held at the MAC Aug. 24

A North Louisiana Rodeo Association rodeo will be held Aug. 24 at the MAC. From noon until 2 p.m., there will be exhibition barrels, followed by a youth rodeo. Events for the youth rodeo include mutton busting, goat ribbon pulling, barrels, poles, mini bull riding and mini bronc riding. An open rodeo will also be held, with all adult rodeo events taking place after the conclusion of the youth rodeo. Admission is $5 and concessions will be available. The rodeo finals will be held at the MAC Oct. 25 and 26. At this event, there will be trick riding, drill teams and a horse and rider Halloween costume contest.