14th Annual Bayou Black Open Rodeo
Festivities for the 14th Annual Bayou Black Open Rodeo are Saturday, August 16th. A parade is at 10:00 am at Louisiana Purchase Gardens & Zoo. Tailgating for the rodeo begins at 11:00 am in the parking area of the Monroe Civic Center. The rodeo gets underway that night at 7 in the Civic Center Arena. There is a fee to attend.