La Junta Kids Rodeo and Race Meet will take place this week from Thursday, Aug. 3 through Sunday, Aug. 6.

LA JUNTA, Colo. La Junta Kids Rodeo and Race Meet will take place this week from Thursday, Aug. 3 through Sunday, Aug. 6. Following is a listing of events. All events except Queen/Princess modeling competition, parade and church service take place at the Kids Rodeo Grounds at the Industrial Park.

Thursday, Aug. 3
• 5:30 p.m. Queen/Princess Contest modeling competition, Cowboy Church; followed by horsemanship competition at the arena

Friday, Aug. 4
• 5 p.m. Goats, Poles, Flags and Ribbon Roping
• 7 p.m. Grand Entry (follows preliminary events); royalty introductions; evening rodeo events; Non-Contestant (6 and under) Fun Event

Saturday, Aug. 5
• 9 a.m. Parade line-up
• 10 a.m. Kids Rodeo Parade
• 5 p.m. Goats, Poles, Flags and Ribbon Roping
• 7 p.m. Grand Entry (follows preliminary events); royalty introductions; evening rodeo events; Non-contestant (6 and under) Fun Event

Sunday, Aug. 6
10 a.m. Church services at Valley Cowboy Church
2 p.m. Goats, Poles, Flags and Ribbon Roping; Grand Entry (follows preliminary events); royalty introductions; evening rodeo events; awards presentations