HOUSTON (FOX 26) - Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ activities throughout the day on Friday will recognize BLACK HERITAGE DAY, sponsored by Kroger, and culminate with musician Alicia Keys performing on the revolving stage at NRG Stadium. Her performance will follow the RODEOHOUSTON® Super Series II Round 1, which begins at 6:45 p.m.
The following livestock and horse show activities will take place on Friday:
Brahman Cattle Show: Bulls NRG Center – Main Arena
Brangus, Red Brangus and Ultra Cattle Show: Bulls NRG Center – Main Arena
Breeding Gilt Show: Junior NRG Center – East Arena
South Texas Beefmaster Breeders Magic XV Cattle Sale NRG Arena – Sales Pavilion
Rabbit Show: Youth Meat Pen NRG Arena – Hall B
South Texas Beefmaster Breeders Cattle Futurity and Classic Sale NRG Arena – Sales Pavilion
Beefmaster Cattle Show NRG Center – Main Arena
Women’s Ranch Rodeo NRG Arena
Santa Gertrudis Cattle Video Sale NRG Center – second floor
Ranch Rodeo: Go Round One NRG Arena
Braford International Sale of Sales NRG Center – East Arena
Ranching & Wildlife Expo, 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. (NRG Center – East, second floor & outdoors)
Operation Game Thief Exhibit (ends 7 p.m.) NRG Center – East, outdoors
Texas A&M AgriLife Water U Doing Road Trip (ends 7 p.m.) NRG Center – East, outdoors
Laser Shot Hunter Education Exhibit (ends 7 p.m.) NRG Center – East, outdoors
2 p.m. Ranching & Wildlife Auction NRG Center – Main Club
Black Heritage Day entertainment begins at 9 a.m. on the Stars Over Texas Stage and ends at 7 p.m.
The Champion Wine Garden will be open from 4 p.m. until 12 a.m. Saturday and will include the following performances:
5 p.m. Steve Straker Carruth Plaza – Acoustic Stage
7 p.m. The Grateful Geezers Band Carruth Plaza – Main Stage
The Hideout will be open from 6 p.m. until 12 a.m. Saturday with Keith Frank scheduled to perform at 10:15 p.m.