The Texas Lone Star Open will be held January 30, 2022 with the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo!

The Texas Lone Star Open Bid Calling Contest® will be held at 4:30pm at the Amon G. Carter, Jr. Exhibits Building, Round Up Inn, located at 3400 Burnett-Tandy Dr., Fort Worth, TX 76107 (on the Will Rogers Memorial Complex). The contest will be an "open format" signature fundraiser promoting the auction method of marketing. A percent of proceeds will benefit the Texas Scottish Rite Children's Hospital.

Bid Calling Contest registration is open!

To complete, sponsor or volunteer - see below links.

For questions:

(We thank the Red Steagall Gathering and their Committee for their past support of hosting the TLSO.)

Download Contestant Registration Form

Download Sponsor Form

TLSO Host Hotel: Home2 Suites by Hilton Fort Worth Cultural District, 1145 University Drive, Fort Worth, TX 76107, (682) 707-9475
Ask for Texas Auctioneers Assoc Group Rate - Based on Availability by 1/5/2022
Saturday, Jan 29 - Single $179 / 2 Bed $209
Sunday, Jan 30 - Single $144 / 2 Bed $174
*Complimentary Breakfast, Parking & Wifi.
Hotel Online Booking Link :


The Texas Lone Star Open held their 4th contest and PR event at the 2019 Red Steagall’s Cowboy Gathering on October 25 in the Ft Worth Stockyards. The Texas Auctioneers Association hosted the open bid calling competition and auction education in the Stockmans Club in the Stockyards Station 3pm-6pm. The event is held in partnership with the Red Steagall Gathering.

Contestants included 26 contestants from Texas and 8 other states! They competed for cash prize of $10,0000 for 1st place and a custom silver buckle created by HYO Silver. The audience bid on great items, as well as cheered on their favorite contestant. The contest was live streamed and recorded by Superior Livestock Auctions.

Angie Meier was the 2019 winner and also the highest scoring female. Ryan Dean was the highest scoring rookie. Finalists were Angie Meier, Jerrick Miller, Sixto Piaz, Tanner Ragan and Kyle Dykes. We raised money for Texas Scottish Rite Hospital For Children and showcased the auction business and profession! Plan to join us next year!

After fierce competition that was judged by 6 professionals in the auction industry, the winners were announced to the crowd.



Sixto Piaz - 4th place, Tanner Ragan - 2nd place, Angie Meier - CHAMPION, Jerick Miller - 3rd place, Kyle Dykes - 5th place

Watch the recording of the 4th Annual Texas Lone Star Open Bid Calling Contest

2018 TSLO Live

2017 TSLO Live