Image provided by the International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo Committee

Kicking it off

Louisiana artist Christy Works-Boutte tribute to past Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeos was unveiled Wednesday night at the party to open the 85th-annual International Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo festivities. The rodeo’s annual three-day run s scheduled for July 24-26 on Grand Isle. Sand Dollar Marina will serve as the weighstation and headquarters will the rodeo’s tent on the east end of the island. For rodeo details and ordering limited edition prints, go to website: www.tarponrodeo.com. The 2014 rodeo president is Ricky Templet, and the Admiral of the Fleet is John Georges.