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Burke Stampede Rodeo: July 19-21

The 2013 Idol Contest will be July 18 at 7 p.m. in the Burke Arena in Burke, S.D., following a chuckwagon feed. Call Renee at 605-830-2083 to enter. The winner will receive $500 and will be invited to perform at each rodeo performance. Logan and Nolan Welker of Hamil, S.D., (pictured) participated in last year’s competition. Photo courtesy Burke Stampede

Th 24th annual Burke Stampede Rodeo promises to be one of the area’s finest, and the rodeo committee hopes everyone will make plans to attend one of the three performances scheduled for July 19, 20 and 21. All performances will begin at 7 p.m.

Events at this year’s celebration include the Trail Drive, Chuck Wagon Feed, and Idol Contest on Thursday night, Family Night on Friday night at the rodeo, and Modern Woodmen Night at the rodeo on Saturday Night. Rodeo dances Friday and Saturday nights will follow the rodeo performances. The famous Stampede concession stand will be available from cowboy breakfasts during the slack to the always delicious Roast Beef Sandwiches and more during the rodeo.

–Burke Stampede Rodeo