2016 Rodeo Parade Winners

2016 Rodeo Parade Winners CURT SULLIVAN SWEEPSTAKES AWARD Miss LatinoAmerica & Charros Regionales de Arizona CHAIRMAN’S AWARD Little Mexico Restaurant JUDGES AWARD USSVI‐Tucson Base 20 BAND Paul Grimes Performace Award  – Catalina Foothills Bucky Steele Marching Award – Flowing Wells High School 1 BEST MOUNTED WESTERN MALE First Place – Flint Freeman Second Place –…

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Parade Winner’s 2015

CURT SULLIVAN SWEEPSTAKES AWARD  – Nesbitt’s Historical Antique Fire Equipment CHAIRMAN’S AWARD  – Wolverton Mountain Ranch JUDGES AWARD  – Chukut Kuk District BAND Paul Grimes Outstanding Music Award  – Catalina Foothills High School Band Bucky Steele Outstanding Marching Band Award  – Gadsden Elementary School District #32 Marching Band BEST MOUNTED WESTERN MALE First Place Andrew –…

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RODEO’s Four Horsemen – 1936

Tucson NewsPaper 1936 RODEO’s Four Horsemen Have Eleven-Year Record of Work, Condron,  Mullins,  Kinney and Marshall Served Through Every Year That Show Has Been Staged in City And Have Had Same Posts Every Season This is the title which has been bestowed upon the quartet of officials who alone have a 100 per cent record…

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Cowboys are asked not to shoot up the town – 1925

Headline in the Arizona Daily Star in 1925 reads: “Cowboys are asked not to shoot up the town” Tucson in 1925 was a frontier town: The first Tucson Rodeo was held in the middle of Prohibition. With so many visitors expected, decisions were made to clean up the town. Arizona State Prohibition Director Frank Pool…

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