"It really teaches you a lot about the animals," said Pasadena Memorial High School student Chelsea Derr. "Also, you really get a lot of friendships that stay with you a long time. You've got a lot of people supporting you."
The Pasadena Livestock Show and Rodeo will give out an estimated $40,000 in scholarships this year. The events start at 7pm every night, and runs until this weekend.