Gladewater Rodeo Opens With Annual Parade

The Gladewater Round Up Rodeo parade came through the streets of the old square in Gladewater to start the annual event.

Chuck wagons and rodeo riders filled the streets , and gave hundreds of little rodeo fans a thrill. Visitors come from all over Texas for this week's activities that start the rodeo.

The 71st annual Gladewater round-up rodeo runs from June 4th through the 7th, beginning at 8:15 pm at the Rodeo Arena. Tickets are on sale at the Rodeo Arena.

Bob Hallmark, reporting.