City of Pittsburg, Texas

For great family entertainment, don't miss the annual rodeo. 

The rodeo is held every year in May on Thursday, Friday and Saturday of Mother's Day weekend. 

On Saturday morning, one of the highlights of the weekend is the "handicapable" rodeo.

Call the rodeo arena at 903-856-3440 for more information. 

Muttonbuster Levin Lain, 5, watches the steer wrestling Saturday night at the 50th annual Pittsburg Rodeo.  Levi is the son of Christina and Randal Lain of Pittsburg.

Susie McIntire

Alex Ramirez, left, rides the "bull" while being coached by rodeo clown Dusty Myers. 
Arinda Richards, of Quitman, rides in the barrel racing competition Saturday night at the Pittsburg Rodeo. (Justin Baker/News-Journal Photo)
Pittsburg's own Jay Silmon, left, and Colt Hall, who is on the rodeo board compete in the team roping event Saturday night at the rodeo. (Justin Baker/News-Journal Photo)
From left, Jerald Smith, Gene Dumas, Ronald Sinclair and Billy Scoggins have a combined 200 years of experience helping run the Pittsburg Rodeo. (Justin Baker/News-Journal Photo)