The sixth annual Rankin County Bucking Bronc Bash is set for 2 p.m. Saturday, October 10, at 146 Justin Drive off of Highway 43 North. Funds raised benefit the Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department and the Ever Reaching Community Outreach (ERCO). Approximately $12,000 has been raised for charity in the 6 years of the event.
There will be bareback riding, saddle bronc riding, barrel racing, bull riding and some surprise audience-participating ranch rodeo events, according to Event Organizer Cole Bilbro, a local rodeo star.
Gates open at 1 p.m. Admission is $10 for adults and those under five are free. There will also be a concession stand. There are bleachers, but attendees can bring chairs and tents.
For more information or to sponsor the event, contact Bilbro at 601-826-2535.