1 Women's Ranch Rodeo Association World Finals

The 2-day Women's Ranch Rodeo Association World Finals comes to Western State Bank Expo Center starting today at 8 a.m. and again on Saturday.

The rodeo event will feature 72 cowgirls from nine states as they compete to be crowned Finals champion.

The finals will start with team introductions at 9 a.m., with a second performance beginning at 6 p.m.

On Saturday, Open Stray Gathering starts at 9 a.m. for those wanting to participate.

At 2 p.m. the championship round starts with teams being crowned after the performance ends at the awards ceremony.

According to their website, the Women’s Ranch Rodeo Association educates its members and viewers while perpetuating and promoting the sport of Women’s Ranch Rodeo.

WRRA also honors the lifestyles and skills associated with women in the cattle, equine and ranching industries.

The finals are free to attend.

2 Jake Owen Live

Country music singer/songwriter Jake Owen comes to United Wireless Arena tonight.

Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with the show starting at 7:30 p.m.

Based on his latest album, the American Love Tour is what Owen's calls, "having fun with his family."

Tickets for the show range from $29-$79 and are available at the United Wireless Arena box office or at ticketmaster.com.

3 Live at the Longhorn

The Friday concerts continue at Boot Hill Casino and Resort in the Longhorn Room today.

The event is free to the public but you must be 21 years old or older to attend and will feature Brethren starting at 8 p.m.

To see the list of upcoming acts visit boothillcasino.com/longhorn/ or facebook.com/boothillcasino.

4 Filmore Live

The Jake Owen after party concert will be at 10 p.m. tonight at Central Station Bar and Grill featuring a live performance from Filmore.

Tickets are $5 with a Jake Owen ticket stub, $10 without a ticket stub.

5 Farmers Market

The Farmer's Market will run on Saturday from 7 a.m. to noon and will be located along Front Street between 3rd Avenue and 2nd Avenue in downtown Dodge City every Saturday from June through October.

6 9/11 Memorial

The 16-year anniversary memorial of the 9/11 tragedy will be on Monday at Liberty Garden in Wright Park.

This year, trees will be planted around the proximity of Liberty Garden at 7:45, 8:03, 8:45 and 9:10 a.m. which coincide with the times the World Trade Center towers were hit along with the attack on the Pentagon and United flight 93 that crashed.

The memorial service will be held at 7 p.m.

All are welcome to attend.

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