Spicer Gripp was a Hereford resident who was loved and admired by many. Friends of Spicer Gripp got together to start the memorial roping in 1994 and the Spicer Gripp Memorial Event Center made it's debut in 2001.
Inspiring area youth through scholarships, encouraging agricultural & academic excellence. As well as supporting cultural and industrial events within the Spicer Gripp Youth Foundation area.
Spicer Gripp loved helping kids and the foundation is honored to be able to continue to help them in his name. Proceeds from the annual Spicer Gripp Memorial, as well as gifts from family and friends of Spicer Gripp, have been used to fund the Spicer Gripp Memorial Scholarships at West Texas A&M University.
The scholarships are available for those students pursuing an agriculture degree and or participate on the Rodeo Team at WTAMU.
The original No Stock Charge Event!!
Always the First weekend in August (Sat/Sun)
2017 August 3 - August 6
2016 August 4 - August 7
2015 July 29 - August 2
2014 July 31 - August 4