UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 9:53am
Waco-- The annual Heart O' Texas Fair and Rodeo will kick-off tomorrow night with a parade in downtown Waco. Wes Allison, President and CEO of the Heart O' Texas Fair and Rodeo says there should be about six to seven thousand people downtown tomorrow night to celebrate the event.
There will be a number of great activities and contests that will take place starting this weekend. Several winners of the contests will even be awarded cash prizes. Mr. Allison says " We'll start rodeoing with the All-American Pro Rodeo Championships on Friday night and all the festivities that come with the fair, with concerts, and food, and carnival rides, and livestock show, and all those great things that we've got here going on."
Some of the entertainment includes performances from Texas county artists, Kevin Fowler, Aaron Watson, Kyle Park, and many others.
The cost of admission is 10 dollars for adults, five dollars for children, and kids under the age of three are admitted for free.