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The Annual Gary Hardt Memorial Rodeo is Friday and Saturday, May 14-15 at the Payson Event Center on Highway 87 across from the Mazatzal Hotel & Casino. Friday night is the “Tough Enough to Wear Pink” performance. For all wearing pink, $1 per fan and $3 per contestant is donated to local breast cancer support groups. Performances start at 7 p.m. each evening and the gates open at 5 p.m. for some pre-rodeo entertainment. Tickets for adults 12 to 64 are $14, seniors $12 and children 8 to 12 $10, 7 and under are free. All active military admitted at no charge. Tickets may be reserved online at or or purchased at the Rim Country Regional Chamber of Commerce, Bob’s Western Wear and the Circle K stores in Payson, as well as Bill Armstrong’s Jewelry and Pawn in Star Valley. A rodeo dance at the historic Oxbow Saloon will be held both Friday and Saturday nights, with music by Junction 87. For more information, call Bill Armstrong at (928) 474-9440.

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The Hellsgate Fire Department and the Moose Lodge in Star Valley will co-host a Spring Fling Saturday, May 15. The event kicks off with a hearty breakfast prepared by the Moose staff from 7 a.m. until 9 a.m. Lunch will also be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hot dogs and hamburgers will be on the menu.


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