April 15, 2011

Western Festival & Military Expo

Western Festival & Military Expo

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Western Festival Cowboy Mounted Shooters

Western Festival Cowboy Mounted Shooters

The WestX Western Festival & Military Expo is coming to Southern Utah & The Boys are Back In Town!!! Get ready for the PBR Bull Riders to once again take Southern Utah by Storm!!! Come see the KONY Country Mounted Cowboy Shooters, enjoy music and fun activities all day every day on the KCSG Band-Stage, watch the good ol’ boys compete in our Antique Tractor Pulls, enjoy the incredible aroma’s of the IBCA State Championship BBQ Contest, shop till you drop at the biggest Western Art & Trade Show in Southern Utah, push the limits at their fabulous Carnival, and help raise awareness and much needed money at the Charity Chili Cook-Off & Community Services Fair!

Can you smell the cookin’ already!??! This is sure to be a highlight of our event as we bring in BBQ cookers from all over the country to compete for $10,000 in prize money and a
Western Festival BBQ Cookoff

Western Festival BBQ Cookoff

chance to compete in the Jack Daniels World Championship Invitational Barbecue Contest. This BBQ Contest will be judged by our City Mayors from Washington, Iron, and Kane Counties.

Each PBR event features the top 45 PBR riders who put their bodies to the test and they battle to determine just who the ultimate bull rider is. Riders try to stay on a bucking bull for eight seconds, and riders are judged on their performance as well as how the bull performs. 

Western Festival PBR Riding

Western Festival PBR Riding

If a rider selects a tougher bull to ride, then that decisions will be taken into account by the judges. After the first round, the 15 riders with the highest points total square off for a second round, called the “short go,” and after all round are complete the rider with the highest point total wins that PBR Competition.

Here is your chance to pick up some of the best in country and western wear, gear, jewelry & More! Looking to pick up a new pair of boots? How about some specialty leather work or art? 
Western Festival Tradeshow

Western Festival Tradeshow

This is the place to come! We have worked very hard to ensure that your western experience is complete. You will be sure to go home with the warm feeling down home country living has to offer. So be sure to mark this down on your calendar and bring your friends. You won’t be dissapointed!!!

 
Events will be held at the Washington County Regional Park [Click HERE for Directions] just minutes from St. George, Utah and the Best Western Coral Hills.
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