The Crossett Riding Club will host its 70th Annual PRCA Rodeo on August 8 through August 11 at Caps Gates Arena in Crossett. The rodeo gets underway each night at 8 p.m.

The annual rodeo parade in downtown Crossett will kick off the rodeo on August 8 a t 4 p.m.

The rodeo clown will be Ronald Burton, the announcer will be Scott Grover, the specialty act will be Amanda Payne Sellers, One Armed Bandit & Co., and the stock contractor will be Pete Carr’s Classic Pro Rodeo.

Sponsors are Jay Taylor Construction of Crpossett, Trotter Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram of El Dorado, First National Bank of Crossett, and the Crossett Walmart

The Crossett Riding Club PRCA Rodeo, a tradition in Southeast Arkansas, started in 1948. It has one of the largest grand entries of any PRCA rodeo, is part of the PRCA South Eastern Circuit and a participating rodeo in the PRCA’s All American Pro Rodeo Series.