By Curtis Mason | email
LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Texas Tech Rodeo Coach Chris Guay and forty Tech competitors are gearing up for the 61st Annual Texas Tech NIRA Rodeo. Fifteen area schools are set to compete in the event.
The rodeo is Thursday, October 21, 2010 through Saturday, October 23, at the Texas Tech Equestrian Center in Lubbock. The event begins each night at 7:00 P.M. The preliminary round continues Friday and Saturday from 9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. There is no charge for admission during these rounds. The finals begin Saturday night at 7:00 P.M. as the top ten competitors from each event mount up.
Admission is $8.00 for adults Thursday and Friday night and $10 for the final round Saturday. Children five and under get in free. On Thursday night only, Tech students can get in ½ price with student ID. Tickets can be purchased with a $2 discount at Dollar Western Wear.
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