Tough Enough to Wear Pink? Granby rodeo helps in fight against breast cancer | SkyHiNews.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Tough Enough to Wear Pink? Granby rodeo helps in fight against breast cancer

Saturday, June 27, is Tough Enough to Wear Pink night at Granby’s Flying Heels Rodeo. Spectators and contestants are being encouraged to wear pink at Saturday’s event in a show of support for the fight against breast cancer.

The rodeo will be dedicated to Dillon Baer, a 14-year-old East Grand Middle School eighth-grader whose mother, Rose, lost her battle against breast cancer. Some of the gate proceeds from Saturday’s rodeo will be donated to Dillon.

Saturday’s Buckaroo Rodeo will start at 3 p.m., with the Open Rodeo scheduled for 7 p.m. and slack following the open rodeo.

Saturday, July 4, will feature a number of special events in addition to the rodeo finals. The schedule includes: slack at 10 a.m., Buckaroo Finals 1:30 p.m. and Open Rodeo 7 p.m.

Support Local Journalism

The Westernaires youth riding group from Golden will be a featured attraction at the open rodeo, after which fireworks are scheduled to begin at 9:30 p.m. This year’s sponsors are: Town of Granby, Grand Elk Homeowners’ Association, Granby Ranch Residential Association, and the Sol Vista Residential Association.


Support Local Journalism

Readers around Grand County make the Sky-Hi News' work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User