REDNECK ROUND-UP EVENTS START FRIDAY

August 15, 2001 11:00 pm

By The Observer

ENTERPRISE This weekends third annual Redneck Round-Up kicks off activities at 5 p.m. Friday with a $1 hamburger feed at the Wallowa County Fairgrounds.

The rodeo starts at 2 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday. Mutton busting, for children 7 and under or under 60 pounds, will start the events each day.

Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children 6-12. Under 6 is free.

The rodeo will feature a chicken scramble Saturday and a pig scramble Sunday for youth 12 and under.

Buckles will be given to winners in the saddle bronc riding, bull riding, bareback riding, calf roping, barrel racing, breakaway roping and team roping events.

The trophy-ribbon events include Pee-Wee and junior barrel racing, steer riding, calf riding, musical ropes and the hide race.

A family dance will start at 9 p.m. Saturday at Cloverleaf Hall with the Jerry Kershaw Band. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children.