Posted on July 9, 2019

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Barbara Kessler serves up Silver Spurs Rodeo history and its ‘All the way’ Sauce

Our organization’s foundation was made with three principles: family values, charitable giving, and community service. Generations of the Silver Spurs Riding Club members work year-round to make an impact in the production of our rodeos and in turn, make an impact in our community. With more than 400 volunteers in the Silver Spurs Riding Club, [...]

Posted on June 1, 2016

Heather Burns
Heather Burns

So, What Are All These Rodeos in Kissimmee?

[This blog was updated on August 28, 2018 to reflect the 2018-2019 rodeo schedule.] One of rodeo’s biggest myths? Once you’ve been to one, you’ve been to them all. Whether you’re a first-timer or a frequent attendee, you never really know what to expect at rodeos in Kissimmee, which is part of the reason why […]

Posted on April 28, 2016

Heather Burns
Heather Burns

Why do they call Kissimmee Kowtown, with a K?

Many people may know Kissimmee as the gateway to Walt Disney World, but to many locals, the city is known for its rich history in the cattle industry. A history created by our pioneer ranching families helped us earn the nickname, Kowtown. While time and technology have changed in our beloved city, she has grown with it, advancing agri-technology and, […]