Warden Burl Cain invites the public to view the wildest rodeo show in the south.
Witness black and white striped cowboys compete in heart-stopping events such as Convict Poker, Wild Cow Milking, Bull Riding and the world famous Guts-n-Glory.
Gates to one of the most famous prisons in the world open at 9 a.m. every Sunday for the Wildest Show in the South!
The rodeo starts at 2 p.m. All seats are $15.
Rodeo fans are encouraged to come early to hear outstanding offender bands, feast on a wide array of the south’s best food and shop the unique and affordable offender-made arts and crafts.
Other items featured at the Angola Rodeo include jewelry, leather crafts, paintings, woodwork, lawn and garden furniture and toys.
Little rodeo fans will enjoy special attractions just for them, including pony rides, space walks, carnival games, an antique carousel and plenty more.
Tickets can be purchased online in advance at www.angolarodeo.com or by calling (225) 655-2030 or (225) 655-2607 Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Rodeo proceeds promote moral-rehabilitation initiatives at Angola, as well as throughout the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections.