From Traces of Texas Photos: stellar photograph of Roy Rogers riding Trigger in the parade at the opening of the Houston Livestock Show, Feb. 1952. People I tell don't want to believe we even got out of school for the Rodeo Parade Day. Good Times
ELVIS AT THE ASTRODOME - March 1, 1970 - Elvis Presley performs at the 1970 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo in the Astrodome. Presley made six appearances over three days at the Houston rodeo. His Saturday evening performance broke all rodeo attendance records with a crowd of 43,614.
Kaycee Fields, bareback champion and reigning world champion, competes in the BP Super Series III Round 1 of Bareback Riding during Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo at Reliant Stadium on Sunday, March 3, 2013, in Houston. Photo By Mayra Beltran/Houston Chronicle