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Truckee Pro Rodeo

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Name: Truckee Pro Rodeo
Date: August 25, 2017 - August 27, 2017
Event Description:

Come celebrate the 42nd year of the Truckee Professional Rodeo on August 27th and 28th, 2016 at McIver Arena in Truckee, California, starting off Friday afternoon with kids day at the rodeo and a bbq and then performances Saturday and Sunday with a Western Dance Saturday evening.

Friday, August 25th: Kid's Day at the Rodeo, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Join us for an afternoon of fun and FREE rodeo themed activities! Kids can learn to rope, run stick   horse races, have a chance to brush a horse, learn about rodeo from our rodeo queens, watch a performance by the Truckee Donner Junior Horsemen Drill Team, and enjoy a free barbecue lunch courtesy of the Truckee Donner Junior Horsemen Association. 
 
Friday, August 25th: BBQ Dinner, Calf Dressing & Open Barrel Race 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Join us for a mouth watering BBQ Dinner catered by Men Wielding Fire, Live Music, Calf Dressing, and Open 4D Barrel Race! Our local sponsors are given complimentary teams in calf dressing, so it's sure to be entertaining! Following the Calf Dressing we will have an Open 4D Barrel Race. Open 4D Barrel Race Details: $50 entry fee, $5 office fee, $5 arena fee, 75/25 payout, $100 added if we get 50 entries or more! To sign up for barrel race, email Sarah at slidintoastop@yahoo.com. Admission for this evening of festivities is free. Costs will apply for dinner. 

Saturday, August 27th: Rodeo Performance, 5:00 - 7:30 p.m., gates open at 3:00 p.m.
In addition to the traditional rodeo events, we will also have mutton bustin', a boot race for the kids, and a specialty act! You won't want to miss out on the fun! Information about tickets here. Please refrain from bringing coolers into the rodeo venue; we will have libations and food available for purchase. Stick around for the Western Dance!

Saturday, August 27th: Western Dance, immediately following the rodeo 
Come dance in the dirt and have a boot-scootin' good time! Proceeds from the dance benefit the Truckee Donner Junior Horsemen. 

Sunday, August 28th: Rodeo Performance, 1:00 - 3:30 p.m., gates open at 11:00 a.m.
This will be our second rodeo performance, it will also feature muton bustin', a boot race for the kids, and a specialty act. It is sure to be just as fun! 


 

Location:
McIver Arena
10695 Brockway Rd.
Truckee, CA (adjacent to Truckee River Regional Park)
Date/Time Information:
Friday, August 25, 2017 1:00 pm with kids day through Sunday, August 27 at 3:30 pm
See website for full schedule of events and costs
Fees/Admission:
Please see website for separate event costs
Kids day Friday is free!
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