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YMBL Rodeo Beaumont

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Date: Mar 25 - Mar 27, 2022
Catch all the thrills and spills of Rodeo! The Cowboy Pro Rodeo Association (CPRA) showcases many of the country’s top cowboys and cowgirls with exciting Rodeo action. This event is sure to bring the drama, excitement and intensity that is inherent in rodeo to Ford Arena. To ensure our high standards of rodeo entertainment, Jerry Nelson, a native of Southeast Texas, will again be producing the Rodeo. Jerry is the owner of Frontier Rodeo, which for the 7th year in a row was named Stock Contractor of the Year. With the reputation of Jerry Nelson and his involvement in numerous rodeo associations assures that Beaumont will again play host to numerous cowboys and cowgirls. Also, Eight Time World Champion Don Gay will be on hand providing the play by play.

RODEO STARTS - FRIDAY, MARCH 25 at 7:00 p.m.
RODEO STARTS - SUNDAY, MARCH 27 at 5:00 p.m.

General Admission seating at the Rodeo is FREE with the purchase of a Fair gate admission ticket on the day of each Rodeo performance.

FAIR Gate Admission Ticket Prices
Kids 2 & Under - FREE
Youth 3 - 12 - $5.00
Adults 13 - 64 - $10.00
Seniors Adults (65 and older) - $5.00
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Texas Ford Dealers
Exclusive Automotive
AGY Enterprises & Transport
Center Swing Gate
Allegiance Bank
Center Swing Gate
Coca- Cola
Calf Gate
Quality Mat
Chute Gate
Beasley's Smokehouse Sausage
Chute Gate
Third Coast Bank
Chute Gate
Cavender's Boot City
Chute Gate
Mobiloil Credit Union
Chute Gate
Market Basket
Chute Gate
Camo Coffee
Corner Gate
MCM Elegante Hotel
Host Hotel
Giglio Distributing
Beaumont Tractor
Tie Down Roping
Christus Southeast Texas Health System
Saddle Bronc Riding
CommunityBank of Texas
Bareback Riding
J.D. Knight Construction
Steer Wrestling
Maverick International
Bridgefield Electric
Team Roping
Thorpe Special Services Corp.
Mutton Bustin
CommonCents Credit Union
Barrel Racing
Vulcan Materials
Stock Contractor
Precision Hydrovac Excavation
Breakaway Roping
Renegade Industrial Supply
Bull Fighters
Riceland Healthcare
Rodeo Announcer
Beaumont Emergency Hospital
Sports Medicine
Provost Umphrey Law Firm
Special Kids Day Rodeo

Guest Apperance by Yellowstone's Lloyd Pierce

Charactor Of Paramount Network's Drama Series 'Yellowstone'

Forrie J. Smith | Biography

Performed stunts in the TV features such as 'Rambo,' 'Aces: Iron Eagle III (1992), Posse,' 'Lightning Jack'

Smith was wrangling for the movie 'Hell or High Water'when he was cast in 'Yellowstone.' He was in the enclosure then, handling the horses, befriending them, and engaging with them with his 50' rope when Taylor, the director of Yellowstone, approached him and suggested he'd get a part in it. He instantly agreed.

Forrie J. Smith is a real-life cowboy and actor most known for his portrayal as Lloyd Pierce in the TV series Yellowstone.

Who Is Forrie J. Smith?

Forrie J. Smith has worked in the film industry as a stuntman, actor, and occasional extra crew. His first acting role, according to IMDb, was in the 1987 film Desperado, where he portrayed Harley, Calvin’s sidekick. Following that, he played cameo roles in the television series Young Riders in 1991, The Lazarus Man (2006), Better Call Saul in 2017, and Midnight, Texas in 2018.

However, Smith rose to prominence as Lloyd Pierce in the TV series Yellowstone from 2018 to 2020. His additional TV credits, particularly film credentials, include The Vagrant (1992), Tombstone (1993), Gunsmoke: One Man’s Justice (1994), Blind Justice (1994), South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000), Transamerica (2005), Just Getting Started (2017), and others.

In addition, Smith performed stunts in the TV features Rambo III (1988), Aces: Iron Eagle III (1992), Posse (1993), Lightning Jack (1994), Los Locos (1997), and Seven Mummies (2006). Furthermore, he was an extra crew in the film 2 Guns (2013), Hell or High Water (2016), and The Kid (2019). He was hired as a wrangler in all these features.

Age & Family

Forrie J. Smith comes from an all-American family with roots in Montana. Smith was born and raised in Helena, Montana, in 1959. Smith grew up on his grandparents’ ranch, located southwest of the city. He is 62 years as of 2021.

As he grew, Smith mastered the ins and outs of ranching, rodeo, and horseback riding from his father and grandfather, both ranchers who excelled in rodeo, and his mother, a barrel racer. In fact, Smith began competing in rodeo when he was eight years old.


Smith was wrangling for the movie Hell or High Water when he was cast in Yellowstone. He was in the enclosure then, handling the horses, befriending them, and engaging with them with his 50’ rope when Taylor, the director of Yellowstone, approached him and suggested he’d get a part in it. He instantly agreed.

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