Logan Willemsma of Alva, Ok., riding Painted Flower in the Bareback compeition at Pretty Prairie Rodeo Wednesday evening. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

Cowboys hang out before their competition starts in the pens behind the arena at Pretty Prairie Rodeo on Friday evening. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

Clay Cohorn leaps from his horse to tie down his cattle in Wednesday mornings slack competition at Pretty Prairie Rodeo. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

Elise Stecky, 7, holds a little duckling close at the petting zoo Wednesday at Pretty Prairie Rodeo. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

Korbin Stucky, 4, dances with a light stick after the rodeo in Pretty Prairie on Thursday.

Janae Massey of Commanche OK., rides in the barrel races Thursday evening at Pretty Prairie Rodeo. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

Lucas Cheers, 9, milks a goat while Garbrieo Cheers, 8, watches in facination and Joey Davis, 6, plugs his nose from the smell at Pretty Prairie Rodeo Wednesday evening. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

Brazos Peacock falls off his bucking horse 'Gorgeous Girl' and ends up underneath her, fortunately she jumps over him and he is unhurt, at the Pretty Prairie Rodeo. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

A young man holds on tight as he rides around the ring in the opening ceremonies of Pretty Prairie Rodeo Wednesday evening. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

Rodney Hayes does his patriotic salute, riding around the arena holding an American flag with sparks as the crowd applauds at Pretty Prairie Rodeo Wednesday evening. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

A spectator gazes at the moon during a break in the festivities at Pretty Prairie Rodeo Friday night. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

Ty Scheer, 4, of Garden Plain hangs on tight as Lambo shoots out into the arena at the Pretty Prairie Rodeo during the Mutton Bustin' competition Wednesday night. Kathleen Duncan / The Hutchinson News

Robbie Hodges, a clown in the Pretty Prairie Rodeo watches as the bull charges towards him in his barrel during the bullfighting competition Thursday.

Everybody gets down during the dance party after the pretty prairie rode thursday night.

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