Professional cowboys and cowgirls from all over the country are getting ready for their favorite Southeastern Rodeo. The 23rd Annual Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation Professional Rodeo will take place on Thursday, Aug. 5, Friday, Aug. 6 and Saturday, Aug. 7 at the City of Foley Horse Arena. This Rodeo features exciting events including bull riding, barrel racing, bareback riding, calf roping, team roping, steer wrestling, break away roping and much more.
The event’s top sponsors include South Baldwin Regional Medical Center, WKRG, and Frances Holk-Jones State Farm.
“We are so grateful for the community’s support of the rodeo each year,” said President & Co-Founder of the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation, Frances Holk-Jones. “COVID-19 did not stop our PeerHelpers from doing great work in the 20-21 school year but through such trying times it is clear that your support is vital! We are thrilled to announce our Annual Professional Rodeo is scheduled to return in 2021! Families love to come each year knowing that not only are they going to have a great time, but they will also be making a difference in the lives of our local youth!”
The Rodeo kicks off each night at 8 p.m. with FREE children’s activities beginning nightly at 6 p.m. General admission tickets are $15 for adults, $8 for children ages three – 12 years old, and free for ages two and under. Tickets will be available for pre-sale beginning June 15 at the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation at 819 North McKenzie Street in Foley, Summerdale Western Store on Highway 59 in Summerdale, and Frances Holk-Jones State Farm Insurance at 315 East Laurel Avenue in Foley. Tickets will also be available each night at the gate of the Rodeo.
The Queens’ Horsemanship Contest is Thursday, July 29 which will include the crowning of the Queens. Horsemanship kicks off at 6:30 p.m.
The Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation is always seeking volunteers and sponsors. From setup, parking, kids’ area, concession stand, tear down and event sponsorships. To learn more about becoming a Peer Helper Program Sponsor or volunteer visit jenniferclairemoorefoundation.com/events/rodeo/ today!
Visit peerhelpers.org, follow on Facebook at Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation or call 251-971-3633 for more information.