Rodeo meet, greet contest under way in Opp

Published 12:00 am Thursday, February 21, 2013

Want to go back stage and meet the stars of this year’s Rattlesnake Rodeo?

The rodeo committee is hosting a special contest in which it will select two lucky winners for a special meet-and-greet pass with Little Texas or Steel Magnolia.

“We will select one for each night,” said Emilee Gage of the rodeo committee. “Email the Opp Rattlesnake Rodeo Committee and tell us why you and a guest would like to meet your favorite artist.”

The rodeo committee will selected two winners based on responses.

Participants must specify which artist they’d like to meet in the email and must include their name, phone number and artist’s name.

Each winner will receive the following:

• Two free meals from Barr’s Seafood;

• Two passes to the rodeo;

• Two meet-and-greet passes; and

• Permission to bring a lawn chair and be seated next to the stage.

Deadline to submit entries is Wed., March 13, by 5 p.m.

Email the committee at

Winners will be announced on the WOPP morning show March 20, at 9:05 a.m.