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Free Miami-Dade CountryFest at Tropical Park

Round 'em up cowboy! The rodeo's coming to Tropical Park when the 16th Annual Miami-Dade CountryFest home of the International Livestock Show and Rodeo takes place April 15 and 16. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day.

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Ryan Holloway Photography

General admission is free with RSVP. Click here to RSVP

What will you see there?

  • Cattle exhibition featuring some of the finest cattle breeds in the country
  • Horse show and rodeo with dressage, show jumping and barrel racing 
  • Farmville for kids with bunnies, lambs, goats and cows
  • Live music, line dancing and old-fashioned square dancing
  • Kids zone with rides, mechanical bull riding and a mega slide 
  • Vendor market featuring handmade crafts, produce and artisanal goods for sale
  • Food trucks with everything from burgers and fries to seafood and vegetarian options for sale

For more info, click here for the Miami International Horse & Cattle Show website.

Tropical Park is located at 7900 SW 40 St., Miami, FL 33155.

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