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Horsemen and women showed off Californio horsemen skills

Three day event in Lebec feature 150+ riders
Posted at 1:04 PM, Jul 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-14 16:04:27-04

It's a three-day festival that highlights California's ranching past.

The 6th annual Early Californios Skills of the Rancho in Lebec brings horsemen and women together to compete in early California ranchos styles from the late 1700s and 1800s. Over 150 riders from around California, Nevada, Arizona and Oregon have come to compete in numerous levels and styles.

The even also featured vendors from similar areas, a silent auction and a BBQ dinner. The event is free to watch, but food is extra.