Professional cowboys and cowgirls from all over the country are getting ready for their favorite Southeastern Rodeo, the 19th Annual Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation Professional Rodeo on Thursday, August 4th, Friday, August 5th and Saturday, August 6th, 2016 at the City of Foley Horse Arena. This Rodeo features exciting events including bull riding, barrel racing, bareback riding, calf roping, team roping, steer wrestling, break away roping and much more.
The event’s top sponsors include Snook Christian Academy, Volkert and Gulf Chrysler Dodge Jeep a RAM Rodeo Series Dealership.
Executive Director Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation, Allison Faircloth – “Many people are unaware that even though this event is held in Foley, the funds generated benefit 50 Peer Helper Programs in schools all across Baldwin County. So whether you live in Bay Minette, Point Clear, Lillian or Orange Beach, we invite you to come out and support the youth in your communities by sponsoring, volunteering or attending this Professional Rodeo!”
All proceeds benefit the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides training, funding and support to 50 Peer Helper Programs in 47 public and private schools across Baldwin County impacting the lives of children pre-k through 12 grade facing academic or personal struggles.
The Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation is always seeking volunteers and sponsors. From set-up, parking, kids area, concession stand, tear down and event sponsorships. To learn more about becoming a Peer Helper Program Sponsor or volunteer visit JenniferMooreFoundation.com today!
Pre-rodeo festivities in conjunction with the rodeo that are free to the public will all be held at the Foley Horse Arena. The Queens’ Horsemanship Contest is Thursday, July 28th which will include the crowning of the queens. Two Barrel Racing events, also free to spectators, will be on Tuesday, August 2th and Saturday morning, August 6th. The Rodeo Kick Off Party will be held at Bryant Bank in Foley on August 4th. Tickets are $50 and include food, drinks, and entertainment.
The Rodeo kicks off each night at 8:00pm with FREE children’s activities beginning nightly at 6:00pm. Tickets are $12.00 for adults, $6.00 for children ages 4-12 years old, and free for ages 3 and under. Tickets are sold in advance at the Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation at 819 North McKenzie Street in Foley, Summerdale Western Store on Highway 59 in Summerdale and Frances Holk-Jones State Farm Insurance at 315 E. Laurel Avenue in Foley. Tickets will also be available each night at the gate of the Rodeo.
Visit JenniferMooreFoundation.com, follow on Facebook or Instagram at Jennifer Claire Moore Foundation or all 251-971-3633 for more information.