The following is a news release from the Calcasieu Parish Police Jury:
LAKE CHARLES, LA – The Burton Arena is now offering "Public Ride Sessions" to Calcasieu Residents who would like to practice their riding skills for free.
Public Ride will be held on Thursdays during the following hours:
- Summer 8am – 9pm
- Fall through Spring 8am – 1pm and 6pm – 9pm
Riders will need to provide their own horses and any equipment (barrels etc.) they need to practice. Anyone under the age of 17 requires parental supervision to participate. Coggins papers need to be provided to the Burton Coliseum office before any horse enters the arena. Also, no livestock or alcoholic beverages are allowed.