Time for more rodeo in Vale Saturday and Sunday

Bronc riding returns to the Vale rodeo grounds . (The Enterprise/Joe Siess)

VALE – There will be plenty of bucking and stomping and fun this weekend when two premier rodeo events kick off at the Vale Rodeo Grounds.

The Jim Reed Memorial Rodeo begins at 7 p.m. Saturday and then the Bulls and Broncs Extravaganza opens Sunday at 3 p.m.

Saturday night rodeo events include sheep riding, peewee and junior barrels, open barrels, steer and junior bull riding, bucking ponies, chute dogging, novice bareback, saddle bronc and bulls and novice ranch bronc. There will also be professional, freestyle bull fighting event at the Jim Reed Memorial Rodeo.

Sunday, the Bulls and Broncs Extravaganza will showcase 80 head of Idaho Cowboy Association’s sanctioned bucking bulls and broncs along with Calgary-style cow milking and . . .