Willie Nelson performs at the Texas Prison Rodeo (Huntsville)

Willie Nelson performed at the Texas Prison Rodeo. He was presented with a portrait of himself.


Prison Rodeo Gone, but Not Forgotten

Another piece of Texas history was razed in mid-January when bulldozers unceremoniously demolished the prison rodeo arena in Huntsville, but the memory of the event rides on.

Read about rodeo here.

The original rodeo grounds in Huntsville were demolished in 2012, due to condition of arena. Recently though, local officials have given support to creating the prison rodeo again.

Read about it here.

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