Mutton Bustin’ winner rode on her dad’s back to practice
Undoubtedly the cutest event held at RodeoHouston, mutton bustin’ invites budding cowgirls and cowboys between the ages of 5 and 6 and weighing less than 55 pounds to climb atop a wooly sheep and hang on for the ride of their life. At the end of the run, the brave kiddos are swept up by bullfighters as a rapt audience breaks into thundering applause.
Only in Texas: These 5 photos are just so Texan
HOUSTON – There’s no doubt, Texans have the most state pride compared to the rest of the country. Texans love Texas-shaped things, and things exclusive to Texas. Here are five photos we found that scream Texas:Forget the honeymoon. Mutton Bustin'Our puddles only form in one shape: Texas. apparently in texas they wear this thing called a “mum” for homecoming in high school... no one can convince me that texas is real... i will not be reading replies to this tweet.
Mutton Bustin' beer bursts out of the chute just in time for RodeoHouston
Mutton Bustin' beer bursts out of the chute just in time for RodeoHoustonBack Pew Brewing in Porter, TX canned Mutton Bustin' beer just in time for the Houston Rodeo. Back Pew Brewing in Porter, TX canned Mutton Bustin' beer just in time for the Houston Rodeo. Photo: Bobby Harl/Back Pew Brewing Photo: Bobby Harl/Back Pew Brewing Image 1 of / 9 Caption Close Mutton Bustin' beer bursts out of the chute just in time for RodeoHouston 1 / 9 Back to GalleryIt's rodeo time in Houston. The brewery approached H-E-B about putting Mutton Bustin' beer in its stores. Harl says he's not sure if Mutton Bustin' beer will ride the full eight.chron.com
Sign your child up for Mutton Bustin' at RodeoHouston 2020
EMBED >More News Videos Little cowgirl proves toughness in Mutton Bustin' at HLSREMBED >More News Videos This little wrangler came right out of his boots last night! HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo isn't all about big dudes riding bulls. Some of RodeoHouston's most fierce competitors are 5- and 6-year-old kids who wow the crowds night after night in one of the rodeo's most beloved events: "Mutton Bustin'. You can sign up in the Mutton Bustin' arena in The Junction, but participation is on a first-come, first-serve basis and costs $15. It's open 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. with rides happening each hour.The 2020 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is March 3-22, 2020.If you plan to sign your child up for Mutton Bustin' and need a strategy to win, check out these kids:abc13.com