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Rodeo event set for Oct. 9-11 in Verndale

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Rodeo event set for Oct. 9-11 in Verndale
Wadena Minnesota 314 S. Jefferson 56482

Check out the area's finest cowboys and cowgirls competing for more than $50,000 in cash and prizes, Oct. 9-11 at R&J Event Center in Verndale.

The action begins at 8 p.m. Friday evening with an open class. Saturday starts with the first go of futurity at 10:30 a.m. This features horses 5 and under who have not competed prior to Dec. 1, 2008. Open barrel racing begins at noon. Saturday evening there will be dog races and kids' fun events and the 2009 UBRA Awards Presentation. Sunday will start at 8 a.m. with the second go of the futurity and derby with the open barrel race following about 10 a.m. The UBRA World Finale Awards presentation will take place 15 minutes following the conclusion of all of the runs.

Vendors and concessions will be on site all weekend.