Photo Story - Bull ridin’, calf ropin’, mutton bustin’ and buckin’ broncos were part of the Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo

Members of the San Angelo Ambassadors ride through the arena with flags representing Texas and all of the military services during Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. The Ambassador program is a rodeo drill team with 12 members who must be excellent riders and horse-women. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

Members of the San Angelo Ambassadors ride through the arena with flags representing Texas and all of the military services during Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. The Ambassador program is a rodeo drill team with 12 members who must be excellent riders and horse-women. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Ricky Mills, 17th Training Wing commander, assists during the calf roping event during Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. The San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo states this rodeo ranks fourth in the nation for livestock entries.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Ricky Mills, 17th Training Wing commander, assists during the calf roping event during Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. The San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo states this rodeo ranks fourth in the nation for livestock entries. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Jeffrey Sorrell, 17th Training Wing vice commander, watches the rodeo events with his family during Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. Rodeo events included bronc riding, bull riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, team roping and mutton busting. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

U.S. Air Force Col. Jeffrey Sorrell, 17th Training Wing vice commander, watches the rodeo events with his family during Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. Rodeo events included bronc riding, bull riding, calf roping, steer wrestling, team roping and mutton busting. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

A rodeo cowboy holds tight during the saddle bronc riding event at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. This year the rodeo celebrated 86 years in San Angelo. The rodeo is dedicated to preserving the western way of life and promoting agriculture education to the youth of Texas. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

A rodeo cowboy holds tight during the saddle bronc riding event at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. This year the rodeo celebrated 86 years in San Angelo. The rodeo is dedicated to preserving the western way of life and promoting agriculture education to the youth of Texas. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

To celebrate the Olympics, rodeo clowns perform a rodeo-style figure skating routine to entertain the audience during the Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. The stock show and rodeo provides the largest economic impact of any event held in San Angelo.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

To celebrate the Olympics, rodeo clowns perform a rodeo-style figure skating routine to entertain the audience during the Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. The stock show and rodeo websites states the rodeo has the largest economic impact of any event held in San Angelo. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

Neveah Wilmore, Goodfellow family member, participates in the mutton busting competition during Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. Mutton busting is an event where children ride race sheep and attempt to hold on for six seconds. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

Neveah Wilmore, Goodfellow family member, participates in the mutton busting competition during Military Appreciation Night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, San Angelo, Texas. Mutton busting is an event where children ride race sheep and attempt to hold on for six seconds. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

Logan Peterson rides bareback during Military Appreciation night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, in San Angelo, Texas. Bareback riding was the first event of the rodeo performance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

Logan Peterson rides bareback during Military Appreciation night at the San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo held at the Foster Communications Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, in San Angelo, Texas. Bareback riding was the first event of the rodeo performance. (U.S. Air Force photo by Aryn Lockhart/Released)

SAN ANGELO, Texas -- The San Angelo Stock Show and Rodeo celebrated Military Appreciation Night at the Foster Coliseum, Feb. 14, 2018, in San Angelo, Texas.

Col. Rick Mills, 17th Training Wing commander, participated in the calf roping portion before hundreds of Goodfellow Airmen and their families. The San Angelo Stock Show and rodeo describes this as one of the nation’s largest rodeos in total contestants. This year the rodeo celebrated 86 years in San Angelo.