Specialty Acts

Jessica Blair-Fowlkes

Performance

Magic-In-Motion

Jessica Blair-Fowlkes

Jessica Blair-Fowlkes is currently one of the most sought after performers in the equine and rodeo industry.  She performs a variety daringly fast acts with her 4 grey American Quarter Horses, including a flaming Roman riding, trick riding, and Liberty/bridle-less exhibition.   Jessica began her career while attaining her degree at the University of Tennessee: during this time she performed in front of over a million people a year at Dolly Parton’s Dixie Stampede as one of their lead riders/dancers.  Here Jessica developed her love of trick and roman riding and decided to pursue a career on her own after graduation in the equine entertainment industry. Since then Jessica has traveled around the U.S. performing in some of the largest rodeos and equine events in the country.  Always striving to be fast and flashy, Jessica loves bringing smiles to the faces of adults and children alike with her thrilling displays of horsemanship!

Madison MacDonald Thomas

At 23 years of age Madison MacDonald Thomas is one of the World's Top Equestrian Athletes in the arena. She is a seasoned entertainer who has been performing since the age of 11 years old! Madison has had the honor of performing across Canada and the United States at world renown events and rodeos. She has been selected to perform at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas for the past 6 consecutive years. Madison has a unique equestrian background composed of diverse disciplines Professional Trick Rider, Barrel Racer, Horse Trainer, Team Roper, Equine Stunt Woman, Bareback & Bridleless Performer and Clinician. Madison who was born and raised in Calgary Alberta Canada now currently lives in Stephenville, Texas. When not on the road; she is at home training horses, teaching new generations of up and coming trick riders allowing her to give back to the sport which she loves.


JJ Harrison

RODEO CLOWN

JJ Grew up in the small town of Okanogan, Washington near the Canadian Border. He found an interest in rodeo in high school, which led to his being on the Washington State University Rodeo team. "Go Cougs".............
I tried all events but Bull riding was what I really loved... but due to the fact I'm a big sissy... I stuck with Roping" He found success roping but laughs off his career to a really fun road trip.
JJ has taught middle school for 8 years and enjoys every second he spends with kids. "I never want to grow up and the best way to do that is hang with kids." JJ has been to over 120 rodeos performances in only 3 years time.
He has become one of the most sought after rodeo clowns in the Northwest and shows no signs of stopping. If you want high energy and constant entertainment in your arena...this is the guy. "I always worry that people will someday realize...it's not an act....it's just who I am...."


Rowdy Barry

Bullfighter

Rowdy Barry loves his jobs. All of them.
Rowdy Barry is one of the most well recognized bullfighters in professional rodeo. He's been selected to keep bull riders safe at the most prestigious rodeos in the United States and Canada. He's also a well-respected cowboy artist, a family man and the owner of Wild R Ranch.
"I tried riding bulls for a while, really tried a lot more than I actually rode. I started fighting bulls in the practice pens and one thing led to another and it evolved into a great career." That career has lasted for 20 years, and isn't over yet. Barry has been a consistent fixture at some of the best rodeos in the country. He appears annually at well known rodeos like the Reno Rodeo in Reno, Nevada, the El Paso Rodeo in Texas, the Sisters Rodeo in Oregon, and the Horse Heaven Round Up in his hometown of Kennewick, Washington.
"We are athletes," Barry says of the rodeo profession he has loved since 1986. "I enjoy what I do and I do it with a smile. I hope that's contagious. I do what I do because I love it, and I've always taken loving what I do to heart and have tried to live my life that way."
He lives with his wife Laura Lee who works as Lady Wrangler and two children, daughter Clay Noel and son Miles Rowdy in Kennewick, Washington. You can learn more about Rowdy Barry by logging on to his website, www.rowdybarry.com.


Erick Schwindt

Bullfighter