Cheyenne Frontier Days is one of the largest rodeos in the world. Some of its events include bareback riding, saddle bronc riding, bull riding, steer wrestling, tie-down roping, team roping, barrel racing, women’s breakaway roping and a wild horse race. Do not miss the Pro Bull Riding’s Last Cowboy Standing, where 40 of the toughest cowboys in the world will try to conquer some of the toughest bulls. Some of the biggest names in country music will perform during the event. Scheduled for 2020 are Cody Johnson, Aaron Watson, Trace Adkins, Thomas Rhett, Eric Church and Blake Shelton. Many other events are held during the nine-day event, including a western art show, chuckwagon cookoff, parade and carnival. You may also want to visit the impressive Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum and the Indian Village. Special tributes to the military will be held throughout Cheyenne Frontier Days. Get your Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo tickets now at StubHub so that you do not miss a moment of the action.
What were some of the winning times during Cheyenne Frontier Days events in 2019?
In the bareback riding competition, Clayton Biglow put in a winning ride of 91 points while in steer wrestling, Eli Lord won the event in 6.9 seconds. Team roping winners were Dustin Bird and Trey Yates, who posted a time of 7.8 seconds. Saddle bronc winner Brody Cress received 87.5 points from the judges for the win. Nellie Miller raced around the three barrels in 17.22 seconds for the victory. Stetson Wright proved that he was tougher than the bulls to bring home the victory in the bull riding event. Jordan Jo Fabrizio brought home a victory in the breakaway roping while steer roper Trey Sheets won his competition. The biggest honor of all-around cowboy went to Stetson Wright, who competed in the saddle bronc and bull riding competitions.
What is the significance of Cheyenne Frontier Days switching to a tournament-style rodeo?
Cheyenne Frontier Days changed to a tournament-style rodeo in 2019, and they will continue the same format in 2020. This adds an extra layer of excitement to the rodeo because each rodeo during the first eight days will have its own winners and prize money paid out. Therefore, each cowboy and cowgirl will want to do their best every day. For the last rodeo, the top contestants from throughout the week will have a chance to compete for even more prize money and the bragging rights to say that they won the prestigious Cheyenne Rodeo.
Who are some performers to watch for at Cheyenne Frontier Days in 2020?
Performers amass points all year under the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association to win huge prize money at the end of the year. 2019 all-around winner Stetson Wright is likely to compete again in saddle bronc riding and bull riding. Other 2019 world champions who may appear at the next Cheyenne Frontier Days include Clayton Biglow in bareback riding, Ty Erickson in steer wrestling, Clay Smith and Wesley Thorp in the team roping and Zeke Thurston in the saddle bronc event. Other major rodeos where these cowboys can add to their totals include the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, the National Western Stock Show & Rodeo and the National Finals Rodeo.
Where can I get Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo tickets?
The best place to secure Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo tickets is at StubHub. You will find a wide range of tickets for the rodeo and the top-name entertainers.
Are there vendors at the Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo?
Each year, many vendors set up shop at the Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo. During 2019’s event, the exhibitors sold everything from jewelry and clothing and accessories to specialty foods and customized art.Back to Top
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