THE WORLD'S OLDEST CONTINUOUS RODEO
For over 140 years the World's Oldest Continuous Rodeo has never missed a beat. The August Rodeo is steeped in tradition and holds dear the title of "best small town rodeos in the world." From bull riding to team roping the weekend is jammed packed full of family fun and bucking broncos. You will see a full PRCA rodeo with the following events:
Bareback Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding, Bull Riding, Steer Wrestling, Tie Down Roping, Team Roping, Barrel Racing, Women's Breakaway, Mutton Bustin and Jr. Steer Riding.
Tickets are subject to availability and may not be available for purchase at the gates. It is always advisable to purchase online.
WEDNESDAY - August 14, 2024 - CHAMBER MIXER - PAYSON EVENT CENTER
Come enjoy our Chamber Mixer at the Payson Event Center from 5-9PM. Appetizers served at 5:30PM!
THURSDAY - August 15, 2024 - WOMEN'S CACTUS SERIES BARREL RACING
Gates open @ 5 PM Performance @ 6 PM Admission (1) can of food
For more information and to enter for the Barrell Racing for Thursday night, please contact Nancy Jane 520-975-6325 or email at email@example.com. Please do NOT contact Nancy for Friday and Saturday events. Thursday night is the only event that she can answer questions on or to take sign ups. Stalls can be purchased under the resources tab. Credit cards are required for stall purchases along with a refundable cleaning fee. Tickets can be purchased under the "ticket" tab or use the "Contact Us" tab to reach the Payson Pro Rodeo Committee!
Various food and merchandise vendors are available at the rodeo grounds. Adult beverages are available for purchase from the Payson Pro Rodeo Committee. Must be 21 years or older and comply with the Arizona Liquor Laws.
FRIDAY NIGHT - August 16, 2024 - PERFORMANCE
Wrangler Bucking Center - Wear your pink shirt to show your support for breast cancer awareness Gates open @ 5 PM Performance @ 7 PM Proceeds to benefit local breast cancer awareness programs
FRIDAY NIGHT - August 16, 2024 - BOOTS & BLING DANCE
World's Oldest Continuous Rodeo Dance
Starts after the last bull bucks!
Free for rodeo attendee's!
$5.00 cover charge. Under 21 must be accompanied
by a parent or legal guardian
SATURDAY DAY- August 17, 2024 - PERFORMANCE
Coca –Cola Family Day: Giveaways Family Day Pricing Gates open @ 11 AM Performance @ 1PM
SATURDAY NIGHT - August 17, 2024 - PERFORMANCE
Special Patriot Performance - Wear your red, white and blue to show your patriotism
Gates open @ 5 PM Performance @ 7PM Active Military receive free admission for general admission seating. (Show ID)
SATURDAY NIGHT - August 17, 2024 - BOOTS & BLING DANCE
World's Oldest Continuous Rodeo Dance
Starts after the last bull bucks! Free for rodeo attendee's
$5.00 Cover Charge if not attending the Rodeo
Must me 21 or over or accompanied by a parent/legal guardian
Food Vendors will be open!
A FEW IMPORTANT SAFETY PRECAUTIONS
WHAT EVENTS WILL I SEE AT THE RODEO?Bullriding, Bronc Riding, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Tie Down Roping, Saddle Bronc, Women's Breakaway, Barrel Racing, Mutton Bustin and more.
PARKING$10.00 cash per vehicle payable upon entry to the Payson Event Center. Parking is limited and subject to availability. Overflow parking is available across the highway at the Casino. Drop off for handicap is available. Please mention this to the parking attendants and they will direct you. As with any venue, handicap parking is limited.
SUBJECT TO SEARCHAll bags and backpacks are subject to be searched.
VENDOR INFORMATIONFor vendor information, please click here.
STROLLERSNo strollers in the bleachers. Stroller parking areas are provided below the bleachers.
PETSNo pets allowed unless it is an ADA service animal.
ALCHOHOL RESTRICTIONSNo liquor/liquids in or out of the rodeo grounds, this includes water bottles. These items can be purchased at the rodeo grounds.
CANOPIES & UMBRELLASNo canopies or oversized umbrellas allowed in the stadium seating during performance.
WHAT HAPPENS IF IT RAINS?The Rodeo is happening rain or shine! Regardless of the weather, the show must go on! Refunds will not be issued due to weather.
COOLERSNo coolers allowed on the Rodeo Grounds.
WEAPONSNo weapons are allowed at the Rodeo Grounds.