Pendleton Round-Up

Hey everyone it’s that time of year again…..Pendleton Round-Up in Pendleton Oregon. Tickets are on sale now, get them before they are gone!! This will be 12 days of entertainment from September 11-18, if you are looking for some fun, an outdoor event, and unique shopping this is the place to be!   If you have never heard of this …

Cowtown

What to do in Fort Worth    In the late 1800’s Fort Worth was known as the “king” of the cattle industry gaining the nickname “Cowtown.” More than 9.1 million people visit the city of Fort Worth each year. It boasts many famous events and attractions making it a hotspot for tourism.  Stockyards National Historic District   One of the …

2021 NCHA Summer Cutting Spectacular

If you are familiar with the cutting horse industry then you know its time for National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) Summer Cutting Spectacular. More commonly referred to as the NCHA Summer Spectacular, this year’s event is one of the largest in NCHA history taking place July 18th – August 8th. The 3-week long event is held each year at the …

Observing Memorial Day

From the standpoint of someone from Texas, Memorial Day means a three-day weekend, spending time near a body of water, outdoor barbeques, and the unofficial start to summer. This unofficial definition is probably true for most Americans but what should not be forgotten is the real meaning behind this significant day. Originally called Decoration Day, Memorial Day honors those who …

The Art of the Cowgirl

This past year because of COVID-19 there haven’t been many rodeo opportunities, especially here in Texas. For many people the rodeo serves as a social gathering and opportunity to gather and meet with likeminded people. On January 13-16, 2020, the Art of the Cowgirl event will be taking place at Horseshoe Park in Queen Creek, Arizona. Art of the Cowgirl …

Black Friday, Small Business Sunday, and Cyber Monday

With all the craziness in the world right now, one thing (not according to any therapist) that will make you feel better is shopping! I have a feeling this year, more and more of you will be doing your shopping online. Which we don’t blame and is why we are trying to make it easier than ever to do so. …

All Roads Lead to Round Top

This year’s fall Round Top Antiques Show is just around the corner! Get your junkin’ fix starting Thursday, October 15th – Sunday, November 1st. With various barns, buildings, and tents stretched over 20 miles along State Highway 237, you’re sure to come across one-of-a-kind finds. From old school antiques to furniture pieces, cowhide rugs and metal signs, to old pawn …

One of the Great Debates of 2020

Keep your kids at home or send them back to school. I personally am not a parent, but have friends on both sides of this debate. Each have valid points. So, my opinion is do what you are comfortable with. With that being said, tax free weekend is still happening in Texas August 7-9, 2020. Make sure you are checking …

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 …