Four people stand in front of security gates above which there is a sign welcoming people to the rodeo

Oklahoma corrections department aims to revive state’s prison rodeo in McAlester

BY: - August 31, 2023

OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma’s corrections director is backing a $9.3 million effort to revive the state’s prison rodeo, an event that was once among the largest in the nation, drawing thousands of spectators to McAlester every year. Although rodeo fans have long advocated for the state to re-launch the event that was stopped in 2010 […]