Long Trail: Springdale's Rodeo Creates Memories

Posted: July 2, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

FILE PHOTO This undated photo shows an early version of Parsons Stadium. Taken from the west, the feed store and sale barn owned by Shorty Parsons and Dempsey Letsch and a few chicken houses are the only buildings in the the area. Today, this busy intersection at the corner of Emma Avenue and Old Missouri Road includes the Jones Center and the Springdale Municipal Airport.

SPRINGDALE -- "I think we're ready," David Dodd said Monday.

At A Glance (w/logo)

Rodeo of the Ozarks

When: Today through Saturday

Action: Mutton Bustin’ at 6:30 p.m., PRCA rodeo at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Parsons Stadium, 1423 E. Emma Ave., Springdale

Tickets: $13 to $35; $7 for children ages 2 to 12

Extra: Rodeo Parades, 3 p.m. today, 10 a.m. Saturday, west from the rodeo grounds on Emma Avenue in downtown Springdale. Free.

Source: Staff Report

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