Saturday, January 05, 2013
The Saturday short list
Places to go, things to do
Stampede Championship Rodeo
Contestants from around the United States compete for national recognition in this IPRA-sanctioned rodeo. Events include bull riding, barrel racing, calf roping, steer wrestling and bareback and saddle bronc riding. Today, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. Today and Sunday, $20.50, $22.50 or $27.50. Salem Civic Center. 375-3004.
Who's Active in the Winter Woods?
Conduct an investigation, play a game and make a craft while learning about the habits of fox, squirrel, deer and other active winter animals. 10 a.m. $6. Mill Mountain Discovery Center, Roanoke. 853-1236.
Her Perfect Day Bridal Showcase
Brides-to-be can meet with premier wedding specialists and sample foods from local caterers. There will also be bridal runway shows, live entertainment and giveaways. 1 to 4 p.m. $8, cash only. Charter Hall Ballroom, Roanoke City Market Building. 892-7112.