The Snake River Stampede kicks off this week at the Idaho Center in Nampa. The slack competition, which is the overflow from the timed events, is today and tomorrow morning. Slack will start at 7:00 am and so will the breakfast. There is no charge to watch the slack competition and the breakfast will cost you $4 per person. The rodeo will start Tuesday night and runs through Saturday. This year the Miss Rodeo Idaho will have a fun raiser consisting of a stick horse rodeo for the children. It will be held on Saturday July 18th and the cost is $5 per child.