posted on April 21, 2009 11:04
The Black Hills State University Rodeo Club will host the second annual Will Lantis Yellow Jacket Stampede Rodeo Friday, April 24 at 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 25 at 1 p.m. The Cowboys and Candlelight Dinner and Auction will be held Saturday evening
at 6 p.m. at the Spearfish Holiday Inn.
The rodeo will be held at Seven Down Arena (I-90, exit 17; highway 85 south) in Spearfish. Ticket prices for the rodeo are: adults - $7; students - $3; and children age 12 and under are free.
The Cowboys and Candlelight Dinner and Auction will begin with a social hour followed by a prime rib dinner. Auction items include a weekend get-away package to the Mineral Palace Hotel and Gaming Resort in Deadwood; quilts, jewelry, belts, purses, tack, and several western decorating items; steaks package; and leather Rodeo Club jackets. Money raised will support the BHSU Rodeo Team. Live entertainment featuring the band, Rooster Juice will conclude the evening. Tickets for the dinner are $35 per person or $65 per couple and must be purchased no later than 12 noon Thursday, April 23.
Contact Glen Lammers, rodeo coach and human resources assistant at BHSU, at GlenLammers@BHSU.edu or call 642-6852 to purchase tickets for more information. Tickets may also be purchased from rodeo team members.