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The Shrine Rodeo has been a tradition for the past 52 years. In this photo from a previous Shrine Rodeo, a bareback rider stays on his bronco for 8 seconds. This year’s Shrine Rodeo is May 26-28 at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds in Tonganoxie.

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Abdallah Shrine Rodeo and Demolition Derby roars into Tonganoxie

Bulls, horses and other livestock will take center stage before cars smash their way through the arena later this week at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds in Tonganoxie. The Abdallah Shrine Rodeo an Demolition Derby begins at 7 p.m. nightly Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Rodeo events will be Thursday and Friday and the demolition derby will be staged Saturday.

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Shrine Rodeo finishes up tonight; demolition derby tomorrow in Tonganoxie

It’s rodeo time in Tonganoxie.

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Champions crowned at Abdallah Shrine Rodeo in Tonganoxie

For the 52nd annual year, the Abdallah Shrine Temple brought rodeo and several hundred cowboys and cowgirls to the Kansas City area.

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Abdallah Shrine Rodeo returning to Leavenworth County Fairgrounds

A tradition is under way in northeast Kansas.


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