Bring the whole family, the Red River Parish Fair and Rodeo is great entertainment for everyone. Ride the Rides, check out the exhibits, enjoy the parade and a great local band, and laugh at the rodeo clowns.
On Thursday the Fair Parade rolls through the streets of Coushatta. It will feature many floats from schools, groups and businesses in our area. Form up begins at the fairgrounds. The parade rolls out at 5:00. Get a good spot along the route and be sure to shout “throw me something mister!”
Thrown Together is a local band that has been wowing audiences in the parish. They will make a special appearance at the fair on Friday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 pm.
The Johnson Brothers Midway has rides for the whole family. The midway opens at 6:00 pm on Tuesday October 2nd. It will be open every night through Saturday. There is a midway special with $1.00 rides from 3:00 to 6:00 pm on Friday night. Armband nights are Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.
This years exhibits include livestock, horses, chicken, and rabbits. Livestock check-in is Tuesday beginning at 8:00 am. That is also the day for moving in exhibit booths. Thursday night there will be the Horse Show. Registration is at 4:00 and the show begins at 6:30.
Friday and Saturday nights are rodeo nights. Both nights there will be LRCA, UPRA, TSRA Rodeo produced by J2 Rodeo Company.
Next week is fair week! Get your armbands now and come prepared to have a great time.