The annual Rodeo Uncorked! Champion Wine Auction and Dinner was held at NRG Center, Sunday, Feb. 28. Nearly 800 prospective buyers generously bid on 57 live auction and 76 silent auction lots, featuring award-winning wines from the 2016 Rodeo Uncorked! International Wine Competition held Nov. 14 – 16, 2015.
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
Over the weekend, a world record was set at the Junior Market Barrow Auction at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.
The Grand Champion Junior Market Barrow sold for $208,000. The buyers were Jacqueline and Jon Hodges, Linda and David Johnson, Becky and Kelly Joy, and Julie and Alan Kent.