One thing that is constant with Amarillo is rodeos, and Route 66.

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It's gonna be a really cool thing when they bring those two things together on June 1st.   The Texas Route 66 Festival is kicking off in Amarillo to celebrate all things Route 66.

Since the Coors Cowboy Club Ranch Rodeo takes place on the first weekend in June it all works out.

The Coors Ranch Rodeo has been taking place in Amarillo since 1987!

The Coors Ranch Rodeo will kick off Amarillo's portion of the Texas Route 66 Festival on Thursday, June 1 with all the ranch rodeo action.  Come see all these ranch cowboys showcase the cowboy way of life.

Don't miss out on these fun rodeo events:

Thursday, June 1, 2023

5 pm - Brats & Brew (while supplies last)
7 pm - Rodeo
10 pm - Dance

Friday, June 2nd, 2023

5 pm - BBQ & Brew (while supplies last)
7 pm - Rodeo
10 pm - Dance

Here are the changes: Normally, on the Thursday before the rodeo, they do a cattle drive down Polk Street to Third and then to the Tri-State Fair Grounds, however, this year they are changing it up a bit to celebrate with the Texas Route 66 Festival.  It's getting a new day and time and it will be bigger and better than ever!

Saturday, June 3rd

Amarillo Coors Cowboy Club Cattle Drive and Parade

Michael J Rivera/TSM
Michael J Rivera/TSM

The event will be Saturday, June 3rd at 10 am.  Over 60 Texas Longhorns will make their way down Polk Street.  Not only will they have the longhorn cattle, but you might also just find yourself in the middle of an old west shootout.  Other vehicles will also be included in the parade, so it will be a fun event for the entire family.  Bring your family out and line up along the street sides and admire these beasts of meat and the cowboys that take care of them.

1 pm - Chuckwagon & Vendor Shopping open in ANC
5 pm - Doors open
7 pm - Rodeo
10 pm - Dance

This is just the start of an amazing 10 days of events surrounding the Texas Route 66 festival.

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