Shopping & Dining

Shop and eat your way through the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™! With more than 300 vendors, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Let your impulses go with the countless retail vendors or be courageous to taste the variety of delicious foods available. For your official Rodeo and entertainer merchandise, visit the booths in NRG Center and NRG Stadium. Or, shop online now.

Lone Star Market

The Lone Star Market is a new outdoor shopping location, located on the west side of the NRG Astrodome, featuring new local businesses throughout the Rodeo. A variety of products will be featured from leather goods to food options, to art pieces. Be sure to see what’s new at the Lone Star Market each time you visit!

Gold Buckle Foodie

Try each award-winning dish from the Gold Buckle Foodie awards! If you take on the challenge to dominate all eight delicious and decadent treats, you will win a great prize! Visit the Social Station at the entrance of Hall D in NRG Center for more details.

Rocking the Rodeo Runway

See today’s most desired trends on the catwalk, and then shop your favorite looks among the extensive variety of exhibitors at the Rodeo.

Come check out the best of what our exhibitors have to offer, and register to win a pair of free boots!

Sunday, March 4, 2018: 5:30 p.m.
NRG Center, Main Arena

2018 Foodie Winners

Best Dessert:
Fried What (J203)
Buckeye Sundae 

Classic Fair Food: 
Biggy's (RCS Carnival)
“Spicy Turkey Leg"

Best Value Food:
Yoakum Packing (L256)
“Bacon Blast Croissant”

Most Creative Food:
Fried What! (J302)
“Fried Bacon-Wrapped Cinnamon Rolls or Fried Cinnamon Rolls”

Best New Flavor:
Harlon's BBQ (J508)
"Harlon's Stuffed Turkey Leg”

Best Food-on-a-Stick:
Sudie's Catfish House (RP95)
“Fried Bread Pudding on-a-Stick”

Best Fried Food:
The Original Minneapple Pie (CD202)
“Minnepumpkin Pie”

Best Specialty Food:
All of Us (E12107)
"Chocolate Cobbler"

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NRG Arena Daily 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
NRG Center Daily 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
NRG Park Dining Daily 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
NRG Park Shopping Daily 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.


Plan your shopping extravaganza and dining experience at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ with these maps.


Hundreds of shopping and dining vendors from near and far are readily available to you during the Rodeo.


Want to know more about each exhibitor? Download the RODEOHOUSTON mobile app for a complete list of the dining and shopping options, PLUS reviews from other visitors on the vendors at the Rodeo.

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