"We've got some great cowboys and cowgirls -- and we've got a lot of 'em," said Preston Fowlkes, Jr., producer and owner of the Lone Star Rodeo.
"We had a good turn out last year," Fowlkes
Preston Fowlkes, Jr.
, took over the company in 1976, following the death of the elder Fowlkes.
The company is currently headquartered on a 660-acre ranch in Crofton, Ky., and presents over 40 events per year throughout the southern and eastern United States.
The producer described the Lone Star Rodeo
as "strictly family entertainment."
"We're trying to keep the western heritage alive," Fowlkes