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Jan 04, 2018, 09:10 ET Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Announces 2018 RODEOHOUSTON® Lineup; Individual Tickets On Sale Next Thursday, Jan. 11, at 10 a.m.

The 2018 RODEOHOUSTON entertainment lineup features a mix of country, rock, R&B and Spanish pop artists. Several RODEOHOUSTON favorites, plus six...


Dec 05, 2017, 15:23 ET Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Total Educational Commitment Tops $450 Million In 2018

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo released its annual educational commitment for 2018, awarding more than $26.7 million to support young Texans...


Mar 27, 2017, 16:14 ET Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Celebrates Record-Breaking Attendance Of More Than 2.6 Million Fans At The 2017 Show

The world's largest celebration of agriculture, education, entertainment and Western heritage drew a record-breaking 2,611,176 visitors in total...


Jan 09, 2017, 02:19 ET RodeoHouston® Welcomes 11 Newcommers to the Rotating Stage in 2017; Individual Tickets on Sale Saturday, Jan. 14, 10 A.M.

More than half of the star-studded entertainer lineup scheduled to perform at RodeoHouston® will take the rotating stage for the first time in 2017....


Sep 27, 2016, 06:18 ET Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Commits Nearly $25 Million to Education for 2017

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo released its annual educational commitment, awarding nearly $25 million to support young Texans and statewide...


Mar 21, 2016, 04:39 ET 2016 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Proves Fourth Largest City is Rooted in Western Tradition

The 2016 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo entertained more than 2.46 million visitors in total attendance with an authentic celebration of Western...


Jan 11, 2016, 01:50 ET Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Announces Highly Anticipated 2016 RodeoHouston® Entertainer Lineup; Tickets on Sale Saturday, Jan. 16, 10 a.m.

"The variety in this year's entertainer lineup makes it one of the most exciting in RodeoHouston history! These stars, as a group, have won...


Oct 12, 2015, 05:51 ET Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Educational Investment Reaches More Than $400 Million To Texas Youth

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo's annual pledge of nearly $26 million drives the organization's total educational commitment to an outstanding...


Mar 23, 2015, 04:28 ET Records Shine Through Despite Cloudy Skies At The 2015 Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™

Despite many days of gray skies and rain during the 2015 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, weather did not dampen the enthusiasm of 1,377,477 fans, a ...


Jan 12, 2015, 01:49 ET World-famous Entertainers Announced To Perform At 2015 RodeoHouston®; Tickets On Sale Saturday, Jan. 17, At 10 A.M.

Houston's biggest secret, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ concert lineup, was released today revealing 21 of today's most popular entertainers...


Jan 13, 2014, 12:59 ET World-Famous Entertainers Set To Perform At 2014 RodeoHouston®

Houston's most anticipated announcement was released by Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ officials — the 2014 RodeoHouston entertainer lineup....


Aug 05, 2013, 03:27 ET Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Officials Announce Joel Cowley as Organization's New President

Joel Cowley will lead the 81-year-old Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo as president and chief executive officer. Cowley begins his new duties after...


Apr 23, 2013, 12:44 ET Witt/Kieffer Selected to Lead Search For New President & CEO of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (HLSR) announced today that it has selected executive search firm Witt/Kieffer to lead the search for the Show's ...


Jan 07, 2013, 10:33 ET 2013 RodeoHouston® Entertainer Lineup Includes Rock Legends, Pop Sensations And Country Classics; Ticket Information Released

With musical acts ranging from a 16-year-old heartthrob to a classic rock band, this year's lineup offers entertainment for everyone from teenagers...


Oct 30, 2012, 01:34 ET First Round Of 2013 RODEOHOUSTON® Entertainers Announced, Season And Mini-Season Tickets Available For Purchase

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ officials announced today four of many promising performances for the 2013 RODEOHOUSTON lineup. Additionally,...


Oct 01, 2012, 11:44 ET New Milestone Reached With More Than $330 Million In Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Educational Commitment

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials announced today that the organization has surpassed the $330 million mark in educational commitment to...


Mar 19, 2012, 01:57 ET Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Celebrates the Best of 80 Years

The 80th anniversary of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo set the paid Rodeo attendance record with 1,283,419. Total attendance for all activities ...


Jan 09, 2012, 11:46 ET Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Officials Announce Star-studded Entertainer Lineup, Ticket Sales Information

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials today announced the star entertainer lineup for the 2012 Show. Twenty-two performers are set to take the...


Nov 07, 2011, 11:34 ET Four Superstar Entertainers Slated for 2012 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™, Season and Mini-Season Tickets on Sale

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials announced today four exciting superstars as part of the lineup for the 2012 RodeoHouston®, as well as...


Mar 21, 2011, 02:47 ET Record Attendance Set As RODEOHOUSTON™ Crowns North America's Champions

The 79th edition of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ ended on a record-breaking run, with 2,262,834 in total attendance, all while showcasing...


Mar 16, 2011, 06:04 ET 2011 RODEOHOUSTON™ Goes Nationwide Live On Fox Sports Net

Two-hour live coverage of the RODEOHOUSTON BP Super Series Championship (Saturday, March 19, 3:45 p.m. CDT) and the Cinch RODEOHOUSTON Super Shootout ...


Jan 10, 2011, 12:06 ET Houston Livestock Show And Rodeo™ Officials Announce RODEOHOUSTON™ Entertainer Lineup, Ticket Sales Information

Twenty-one star entertainers are scheduled to perform at the 2011 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. Tickets go on sale Saturday, Jan. 15, 2011, at 10 ...


Dec 13, 2010, 12:58 ET Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Officials Announce Three Superstar Entertainers, Value Days

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials announced three star performers as part of the lineup for the 2011 RODEOHOUSTON™ Value Days ticket...


Oct 27, 2010, 12:02 ET Four Superstar Entertainers Slated For 2011 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™, Season and Mini-Season Tickets on Sale

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials announced today four exciting superstars as part of the lineup for 2011 RODEOHOUSTON™, as well as Season...


Oct 13, 2010, 11:47 ET Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ Announces New Super Shootout for 2011

The RODEOHOUSTON™ Super Shootout: North America's Champions, is a ground-breaking new event for 2011. "This is the biggest change in the sport of...