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Concho pearls from San Angelo, Texas
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The area around San Angelo is one of few places in the world to find the prized Concho pearl. The luminous pink and purple pearls are found in freshwater mussel shells that make their home in area lakes and rivers.

Female participants during a rodeo in San Angelo, Texas
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Although never based in the city, the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association was founded in San Angelo in 1948.

Couple posing in front of public art in San Angelo, Texas
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San Angelo is the Visual Arts Capital of Texas, a designation given to them in 2021 for the next 10 years.