Juneteenth Celebration

The term Juneteenth dates back to the 1800s, on June 19th, 1865 to be exact, when the abolition of slavery was declared. It is known as the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration in America. Juneteenth is celebrated through trail rides, parades, arts and crafts, food, and family fun. Of all the festivities, trail rides are most common throughout Texas. The Prairie …

Western Heritage Classic

If you’re a rancher then you have heard of the Western Heritage Classic. Every year the first weekend in May, in Abilene, Texas. Ranchers and Cowboys from all around show up to participate or spectate in the Ranch Rodeo. Famous Ranches from across Texas and their hands participate in the Rodeo each night. After the rodeo the Classic puts on …

Help 2020 Youth Livestock Exhibitors

Unfortunately, anytime you turn on the news and this is pretty much the extent of what you see and hear. This pandemic has been devastating for many people, hospitals, businesses, and just your normal way of life. One group that we would like to focus on today are the children and teenagers that were unable to show and sell their …

It’s a Anderson Bean and Rios of Mercedes Trunk Show!

South Texas Tack, is proud to present their first Round Top Trunk Show. March 28th 12noon-7pm Rios of Mercedes and Anderson Bean will be there. Come on out, hang with us and design your own pair of custom boots. You can call for an appointment or just walk in. Spaces filling up fast so if you do not have an …

4-H Member Benefit Program

Texas 4-H is pleased to announce the new 4-H Member Benefit Program from South Texas Tack, The Official Retailer & Catalog of Texas 4-H 2020 Member Benefits: As a member (Family) you are provided a 5% discount on Merchandise through South Texas Tack. Granted, we do have a few exclusions due to manufacturer requirements. (Wrangler, Animal Health, Feed, Ropes, Roping …

2020 Celebration of Champions

2020 Celebration of Champions  •  February 13-22, 2020  •  Fort Worth, TX   NRCHA 2020 World Championship Show DT Horses / Hashtags’ World’s Greatest Horseman Mars Equestrian Worlds’ Greatest Youth Horseman Tres Osos Cow Horse Derby   The National Reined Cow Horse Association Celebration of Champions is a premier event in the Performance Horse Industry. It is held in Fort …

Giving Back this Holiday Season

Here at South Texas Tack we like to give back to the community. We started this traditions back in 2011. We reached out to one of our local organizations Adam’s Angels (childhood cancer patients) and selected a family to help out during the holidays. This was such a great success and we felt we helped a family and made a …

Habitat for Horses “Barnraiser”!

Save a horse, ride to Round Top! Saddle up and join Ginger Barber, Houston interior designer and Vice President of Habitat for Horses, for the 8th annual “Barnraiser” benefiting Habitat for Horses, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that promotes and secures the safety, well-being and health of horses and establishes connections with humans who can benefit emotionally from involvement with horses. Throw …

The REAL World’s Finals Rodeo

For 24 years Amarillo, Texas has been home to one of the most amazing events in Western Lifestyle. Each year the Working Ranch Cowboys Association hosts the WRCA World Finals the 2nd weekend of November. This allows for everyone competing to finish with branding and working cattle for the fall works. Last year over 36,469 people attend the 5 -Day …

September Happenings!

  Did you know that Houston, Texas is home to one of the largest and oldest Polo clubs in the nation? The Houston Polo Club was founded in 1928 and remains dedicated to the sport of polo and equestrian activities, of course with a Houston flare. Located on a pristine hidden 26 acres in the middle of Houston the HPC …

The Kids are Headed Back to School!

Insert happy face or frowny face? Moms, we know you love your children to pieces, but summer’s can be long… Teacher’s we know you love teaching the minds of the future, but it was a much-needed break. August is the transition month; families are trying to squeeze in one last family vacation and teachers are trying to get their classrooms …

Texas State 4-H Horse Show

The tradition continues… July 21-27, 2019. This will be the 57th annual Texas State 4-H Horse Show. Can you believe it?!?! On top of that, after 30 plus years of being held at the Taylor County Expo Center in Abilene, Texas, it is now taking place in Bryan, Texas at the Brazos County Expo Center. Over 350 4-H youth and …