Saltillo, Coahuila.- Thousands of Saltillans and visitors from other states enjoyed the various activities that the Rodeo Saltillo Expogan & Fest 2022 offered during the most cowboy weekend in Mexico.
The mayor of Saltillo, Jose Maria Fraustro Siller, highlighted the great participation of the Saltillans, who enjoyed livestock exhibitions, the Coahuila Wine Pavilion, restaurants, Combat Birds exhibition, live music, grill competitions, as well as the International Annual Super Bull; and this Sunday the billboard with the traditional Rodeo de las Estrellas.
From the beginning of this Rodeo Saltillo, on Wednesday, September 14, the Gala Dinner with a cause was held, in which the proceeds from DIF Saltillo will serve to support children with hearing problems and, in which the mayor was present Jose Maria Fraustrothe governor Miguel Angel Riquelme Solisas well as Beatriz Davila de Fraustrohonorary president of the DIF Saltillo.
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“There was a great influx throughout the weekend at this Rodeo Saltillo that was a success, we all enjoyed exquisite food, music and atmosphere for the whole family surrounded by friends and with great security, prepared by the Government of Saltillo, State Government and the Rodeo Committee headed by Jesús Maria Ramon”, mentioned Fraustro Siller.
He stressed that Saltillo thus shows off its potential for large-scale events, and that it is prepared for the future of tourism and social development.
He thanked Governor Riquelme Solís for his drive to hold festivals in Saltillo, through work on security and social stability that allow the holding of international events.
On Friday, the attendees enjoyed the presentation of Pedro Domecq’s high school horses, while on Saturday they went to the Arena 8 Segundos for the International Annual Super Bull, with international, national and local riders who, through spectacular mounts, delighted the the people that is here.
The same Saturday the traditional parade was held with the participation of more than 500 riders, led by the mayor of Saltillo Chema Fraustro Silleraccompanied by Jesus Maria Ramon Aguirre, president of the Organizing Committee of the Rodeo Saltillo; as well as Ramiro Duran Garciamayor of Arteaga, Saltillans and riders from all over Mexico and later the super bull was developed, which captivated thousands of attendees.
To close with a flourish, on Sunday the billboard was adorned with the Rodeo de las Estrellas, with cowboys from all over Mexico.
From Friday to Sunday, thousands of visitors enjoyed the Rodeo Grill, in which expert grillers competed to offer the best chicken, pork, and kid dishes in their different forms.
Within these close competitions, the stand Single Saltillo, from the Municipal Government was the winner of 2nd place in the category of Grilled Chicken; 2nd place in Lechón al Carbon; and 3rd place in Ribs of Pork.
“Events like this help the economy of the entire Southeast region, in addition to rescuing our beautiful traditions and uniting us more as a society and government, to continue making Saltillo the best capital in Mexico,” concluded Chema Fraustro.
The great cowboy party
Within the Rodeo Saltillo Expogan & Fest 2022, the following was enjoyed:
• Superbull 2022, with professional mounts and the presence of world champions
• Great cavalcade, with more than 500 riders from all over the country
• Rodeo Grill, with the participation of grillers from all over Mexico
• Coahuila Wine Pavilion
• Coahuila, 24 Hours on Horseback, by Jorge de Jesús “El Glison”
• Dog shows
• Presentation of the horses of Casa Pedro Domecq
• Little West, an area for children
• Gala Dinner with the presentation of the Philharmonic of the Desert