By Joe Reavis
Businesses wanting to help sponsor the 25th annual Wylie Championship Rodeo, scheduled for Sept. 8-9, have through Friday, Aug. 25, to secure a sponsorship or booth.
The event features two nights of professional rodeo action along with live music, calf scrambles, bounce houses and more. The rodeo starts at 6 p.m. each day at Wylie Rodeo Arena on Hensley Lane.
Sponsorship levels range from $250 to $1,200 for both nights for chamber of commerce members.
The highest level, Bucking Chute Sponsor, is $800 per night, or $1,200 for both nights, for a chamber member and includes 10 VIP passes per night, reserved arena side seating in the VIP section with dinner and food service, display of a company banner on the bucking chute, logo placement on the rodeo website, public announcement recognition, program listing and a published “thank you.” There is a limit of eight Bucking Chute Sponsors.