The San Angelo Stock Show & Rodeo 2017 starts this weekend, there is a Stew Fest, a Symphony Concert in the Round, a celebration of the arts, a play and more...

The 85th annual San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo begins this Friday (Jan. 3rd) at the Coliseum with a rodeo performance at 7:30 pm.

The Alon Rodeo Carnival opens this Friday from 5-11 pm on the fairgrounds with daily admission of $8.00 for adults, $5.00 for kids 11 and under. Admission is free with a rodeo ticket or a carnival super pass.

The Rodeo creative arts exhibits are open from 10 am -8:30 pm daily.

Be sure to enjoy the Rodeo parade on Sat. Jan 4th at 10 am downtown San Angelo!

The Rodeo Barbeque Championship will be this Saturday next to the 1st Community Federal Credit Union Spur Arena all day, with awards presented around 5 pm. Stop by and taste barbeque samples from some of the best barbeque cooks in West Texas!

Saturday, The Alon Rodeo Carnival expands their hours and will be open from Noon - 11 pm.

Sunday (Jan 4th) the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo continues with a rodeo performance at 2 pm.

Sunday's Carnival hours are from noon - 7 pm

For complete rodeo information from schedules to tickets, visit sanangelorodeo.com. or call 325-481-0261.

The Miles Methodist Church is having their 'Stew Fest' this Sunday from 11-1:30 at Weatherby Hall in downtown Miles. Enjoy stew, cornbread, dessert and tea for $7.00 adults and $5.00 kids under 10. Take out is available and their will also be a silent auction.

Be Theatre continues performances of The Diary of Anne Frank, By Wendy Kesselman through this Sunday, February 5th at Be Theatre, 19 W. Beauregard. For more information, call 325-716-4125.

This Friday, February 3rd, you are invited to enjoy a Symphony Showcase in the Round starting at 7 pm in the McNease Convention Center, featuring the San Angelo Symphony Strings, Woodwinds, and Brass. For more information, call 325-658-5877.

The 1st Saturday of each month brings you and your family a monthly celebration of art, music and community at the Chicken Farm Art Center. This Saturday from 10 am - 5 pm enjoy artist vendors with handmade works and gifts, a live music circle hosted by the Chicken Pickers, great food, and free clay art experiments for kids to participate in & good family fun for everyone. The Chicken Farm Art Center is located at 2505 Martin Luther King Blvd. For more information, call 325-653-4936.