The 74th Annual Livestock Show and Rodeo begins tonight and runs through Saturday night at the Burton Coliseum in Lake Charles.  Before the events kick off tonight there will be a parade in Lake Charles this afternoon.

Here are the details on the parade route and info on all the performance times for the Rodeo.

The Rodeo parade here in Lake Charles will begin at 3:30 p.m. and it starts at Selmart on Ryan Street and heads south to McNeese Street. Then they will take a left on McNeese heading back east and the parade ends at the McNeese Cowboys Football field parking lot.

Tonight is the first of four performances for the Rodeo.  Here is the official performance times for tonight through Saturday.

Pro Rodeo Performances

Thur, Jan 31, 2013 @ 7:30 p.m.

Fri,  Feb 1st, 2013 @ 7:30 p.m.

Sat,  Feb 2nd, 2013 @ 2:30 p.m.

Sat , Feb 2nd, 2013 @ 8:00 p.m.