The San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo announced that even with the new Open Carry law in effect in Texas, no firearms of any kind, concealed or otherwise will not be allowed on the Rodeo grounds.
The San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo will not allow the open carry of firearms, now legal under state law, on rodeo grounds during the February event, a spokesperson said in a statement to mySA.com.
The Open Carry Law, passed in the 2015 Texas Legislature, went into effect on January 1, 2016.
Tickets for the 2016 Stock Show and Rodeo are still available for every night of the week. Scheduled talent includes acts such as Martina McBride, Pitbull, Toby Keith, Casting Crowns, Trace Adkins, Brad Paisley, Turnpike Troubadours, Chris Stapelton and many others. Get your tickets today!