Stars Kick Off San Antonio Rodeo

With performances by Brooks & Dunn, Travis Tritt and Hank Williams Jr., the 54th annual San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo kicked off this past weekend (Feb. 1-2). This week’s entertainment schedule includes appearances by Martina McBride, Andy Griggs, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Pat Green, Jerry Jeff Walker, Charlie Robison, Robert Earl Keen and Lonestar. Following Alan Jackson’s two-night stand on Feb. 10-11, the remaining lineup will feature Jessica Andrews, John Michael Montgomery, Rebecca Lynn Howard, Phil Vassar, Gary Allan, Tracy Byrd, Clay Walker, Diamond Rio and Brad Paisley. Gruene Hall, the famed music venue located between San Antonio and Austin, is sponsoring a stage on the midway featuring Heather Myles, Django Walker, Jesse Dayton, Hayes Carll and others. The rodeo continues through Feb. 16. 02/03/03