UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 9:54am
It's time to rodeo Central Texas.
Today marks the official opening of the "Heart of Texas Fair and Rodeo."
Starting tonight the rodeo is open and will be here until October 15th.
There are some new attractions you may want to check out.
"We never want to put the same show out there twice, so we have got new attractions, from amazing rainforest, to a new dog act that just came in this week, and so we're excited about actually getting that scheduled in and there's lots of fun things with our trucks that we do on the grounds, there's some new things in H-E- Buddy Barnyard, and of course rodeo action is new every night," President and CEO of Extraco Events Center, Wes Allison said.
Allison said what he is most looking forward to are the new promotions.
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