JAY — The 17th Annual Jay RAM Rodeo will take place at 8 p.m. April 27 and 28 at the Ted May Arena in Jay. Gates will open at 6 p.m.

The 3R Rodeo Company from Jemison, Ala. will entertain the crowd with rodeo action including pro bull riding, saddle broncs, calf and team roping, steer wrestling, and women’s breakaway and barrel racing. For the little ones, there’s the calf scramble, free face painting, free bounce houses, a petting zoo, cow patty bingo, and more.

There will also be plenty of food at the concession stand and local vendors.

Admission is just $10 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under. All proceeds benefit area youth programs such as the Jay High Student Government Association. Parking is free.

The arena is a half mile east of the red light on Highway 4 in Jay. Contact Frederick Barrow, owner of the Ted May Arena, at 288-0634 for more information.