Former Dallas Cowboys great coming to town
July 20, 2012 at 2:20 a.m.
Updated July 21, 2012 at 2:21 a.m.
MEET JAY NOVACEK
Years: 1985-89 - St. Louis/Phoenix; 1990-95 Dallas
As a Dallas Cowboy:
Receptions: 339 (8th all-time)
Yards: 3,576 (9th all-time)
Honors: Pro-Bowl (1991 through 1995); first team All-Pro, 1992; 3-time Super Bowl champion
Mid-Coast Family Services and the Challenged Athletes League are bringing two Texas traditions to Victoria - cowboys and football.
Maybe that should be a Cowboy and cowboys, as former Dallas Cowboys tight end Jay Novacek will be the featured guest Thursday night at Club Westerner.
On Friday and Saturday night, the Victoria Open Pro Rodeo will be at the Horseman's Arena in Riverside Park.
Both events are fundraisers for the two sponsoring organizations.
An Evening with Jay Novacek, 7 p.m., Club Westerner, dinner, auction, autographs, $50.
Victoria Open Pro Rodeo, 8 p.m., Horseman's Arena. $10, adults; kids 8 and under get in for free.
Jung Tile, 5208 N.E. Zac Lentz Parkway
Mid-Coast Thrift and Gift, 3406 Sam Houston Drive
Mid-Coast Family Services main office, 120 S. Main St., Suite 310