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The Angola Prison Rodeo is back each Sunday in October offering the best in prison rodeo excitement! Warden Tim Hooper invites the public to view the wildest rodeo show in the south. Watch as Angola inmate cowboys compete in heart-stopping events like – Convict Poker, Wild Cow Milking, Bull Riding, and the world famous Guts-n-Glory. The gates open at 9 a.m. for fans to enjoy hobbycrafts and festivities, and the “Wildest Show in the South!” begins at 2 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased in advance online at www.angolarodeo.com, or by calling (225) 655-2030 or (225) 655-2607, 8:30 a.m – 4 p.m., Monday-Friday. Rodeo proceeds assist with the funding of cutting edge Re-entry programs which work to create less crime victims upon release.
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