It was a country affair Saturday, with BBQ and Western music.
But it was just the beginning of a week dedicated to celebrating the in San Juan Capistrano. The actual rodeo comes to town next weekend.
To usher it in, the country bands of Justin Foutz and Brad Johnson took center stage at .
BBQ themed fare was available from a variety of catering trucks. Of the several booths, the lasso lessons given by the folks from were the big hit.