The New Orleans Mounted Police Department, the Molly Foundation and Veterans of War with Prosthesis will be the beneficiaries of Rodeo New Orleans, which will be at 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 13 and 14, at the UNO Lakefront Arena.

More than $24,000 in prize money will be at stake in competitions of bareback riding, saddle bronc riding, bulldogging, team roping, tie-down roping, barrel racing and bull riding.

A concert by Mickey Gilley at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, is included in the ticket price, which ranges from $20 to $50. Tickets are available at