Goats are still a tradition in Rocksprings

Copyright 2017 San Antonio Express-News, reprinted with permission.

ROCKSPRINGS — Where else but here, the once state-proclaimed Angora Goat Capital of the World, would one expect to find an annual Fourth of July celebration with both a competitive goat barbecue and a goat roping contest?

Now in its 88th year, the Edwards County Fair also features an old-time parade through downtown, bull riding, mutton busting, a sheep-shearing exhibition, washer-pitching and dancing under the stars.

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