Garth Brooks to open, close RODEOHOUSTON 2018

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials have announced that Garth Brooks will open and close 2018 RODEOHOUSTON, February 27th and March 18th.

“We are thrilled to welcome Garth Brooks back to the RODEOHOUSTON stage,” says Jack A. Lyons, Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo chairman of the board. “This is the first time in multi-entertainer Show history that one artist has opened and closed RODEOHOUSTON, and we could not think of a more engaging performer to take on this epic presentation.”

The 2018 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is scheduled to run February 27th – March 18th. The remaining 2018 entertainers and ticket information will be announced at a later date.

2018 Season Ticket Give-Away

Fans will have the opportunity to win 2018 Season Tickets by visiting the 2017 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Monday, March 20th, through Friday, March 24th. Attend a RODEOHOUSTON performance inside NRG Stadium during these dates for instructions on how to enter the text-to- win contest.

Ticket Availability

There are still more than 61,000 tickets remaining for the 2017 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, which runs through March 26th. Buy tickets at

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