Miss Wine Country Rodeo 2014 Pageant

Hi everyone! On April 5th, I traveled to Sonoma County to be the official host for the 2014 Miss Wine Country Rodeo Pageant! The morning started off with some very muddy horsemanship behind the Chris Beck arena at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, but my little mare Dixie handled it like a pro as we demonstrated the pattern to the two […]

2014 National Ag Day at the Capitol!

What could be better than a day spent surrounded by like minded people who are all supporting the wonderful lifestyle of agriculture? How about spending the National Ag day at the state capital!  On March 19, I was invited to attend this amazing event by Bob Fox and I had a great time!  There were agriculture […]

Denver Rodeo and Livestock Show

On January 23, I found myself being asked to take of hat, crown, belt, boots and all other queeny items as I checked into security at the San Francisco International Airport. I was flying out to the Denver Rodeo and Livestock show and this was my first time in an airport dressed as an official […]

An Introduction from Miss Rodeo California 2014

Hi everyone!! Just wanted to introduce myself as you will be seeing a lot of me this year as I travel across our great state!  For those of you who don’t yet know me, I am Ondrea Edwards, a 24-year-old animal science major who will be working towards a career in genetics and biology. I […]

41st Annual Poway Days and Rodeo

Hello Everybody! In September I attended the Poway Days Parade, Poker Trail Ride, and the Poway Pro Rodeo. This rodeo means a lot to me, not only because I was born in Poway, but I have been riding in this rodeo every year since 2008. Whether it be in Jr Barrels or the two years […]

Glennville Rodeo!

I always love attending the Glennville Rodeo!  Jr. Miss Glennville Rodeo was my very first title and I where I got my start!  This community is always so welcoming and I love watching the rodeo they put on.  My day started off with a patriotic hometown parade.  It was great to see old friends of […]

Norco Mounted Posse PRCA Rodeo 2013

Hi Everyone! On Saturday, August 24th I attended the Norco Mounted Posse Rodeo. I was happy to finally be at a rodeo with Miss Rodeo California, Dakota Skellenger! I have fond memories of this rodeo because I was a part of a queen seminar in 2009, put on by Megan Ridley and Ashley Hoffmann, held […]

A huge Thank You to my Sponsors!

I’ve had an amazing year as Miss Rodeo California and I know it would not have been possible without my sponsors!  I’ve been able to represent our state and the Professional Rodeo Cowboy’s Association everywhere from Calgary, Canada to Kissimmee, Florida and it is because of such generous people from local businesses!  To help promote […]

Motherlode Roundup, Sonora

What an amazing year I am having!  It was such a pleasure to attend the Motherlode Roundup in Sonora, Ca. The first event I attended during my stay was Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Calcutta. The Calcutta is one of the primary fundraisers for the Round-up’s high school scholarship fund.  At this event, people bid on teams that […]

Bulls Only Rodeo 2013

Hello everybody! Last weekend I attended the Bulls Only Rodeo in Lakeside, California. This rodeo has always been a fun one to attend. It is the sister to the Lakeside Rodeo since it is held in the same arena and is also put on by the Lakeside Optimists. And, don’t let its name fool you: […]