Boot kickoff and children's stick horse races draw a crowd

(Sheridan, Wyo.) — And Sheridan WYO Rodeo week has officially begun! A crowd descended on Kendrick Park Tuesday for the annual Boot Kickoff and Children's Stick Horse Barrel races, and listened to live music by The Marshall Star Band.

Rodeo week events continue with a First Nations Powwow Wednesday and Thursday at 3 p.m. at the Sheridan Inn. Friday events include the 6 a.m. Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast followed by the Sneakers & Spurs Rodeo Run, Beds Along the Bighorns Race and the Sheridan WYO Rodeo Parade.

See photos from Tuesday's Boot Kickoff below: