The Redding Rodeo is pleased to announce that Kassie Landon was crowned the 2023 Miss Redding Rodeo on October 8, 2022. Kassie is 21-years-old was born and raised in Anderson, CA. She has been involved with the Redding Rodeo in many ways including serving as the 2019 Redding Junior Rodeo Captain and carrying sponsor flags in the rodeo. She currently works as an Animal Control Officer, veterinary assistant and in a feed store. When not working, Kassie enjoys riding her horses, hiking, or spending time on the water. Kassie commented, “I became a member of Redding Rodeo for the first time in 2008 at the age of six years old. Since then, the Redding Rodeo Association has shaped me into the person I am today. I couldn’t be more excited for this upcoming year of memories and growth!”
In addition to the title of 2023 Miss Redding Rodeo, Kassie also was named the winner of the horsemanship category. She will promote the Redding Rodeo and the community in 2023 in parades, rodeos and numerous other events. Her awards included a beautiful custom saddle, buckle and many other prizes. Four talented cowgirls competed for the title of 2023 Miss Redding Rodeo including Sara Leatherbury, Michaela Decker and Sashelle Mitchell. The competition consisted of personal interviews, horsemanship, modeling, speech and impromptu questions. Sashelle Mitchell was announced as the first runner up.
The Redding Rodeo Board of Directors and Queen Committee would like to express their sincere appreciation to 2022 Miss Redding Rodeo, Alyssa Hartman, for an outstanding job representing the Redding Rodeo.