It’s rodeo time again!

The 46th Annual the Kaw Valley Rodeo Presented by is back! Join us at Wells Arena in CiCo Park July 21-23, 2021, for three nights of PRCA-sanctioned rodeo at it’s best!

Events include Breakaway Roping, Bareback Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding, Steer Wrestling, Tie Down Roping, Team Roping, Barrel Racing, and, of course, Bull Riding! Plus Mutton Bustin’ and the Calf Scramble for the kids!

Be listening or watching our Facebook page for your chance to win all week during! We’ll have tickets to give away during both The Morning Buzz and The Noon Saloon!

The rodeo starts each night at 8 p.m.! Military and their families are invited to come out for Military Appreciation Night on Thursday, July 21. Admission is reduced for Military and their families on Thursday! Get those tickets at Navy Federal Credit Union in Manhattan and at the Outdoor Recreation Office and the USO on Fort Riley!

Thursday is also Kids Night, where children 12-and-under get in free with a non-perishable food donation to the Flint Hills Breadbasket!

Friday is the traditional Tough Enough to Wear Pink Night, and everyone is encouraged to wear pink for breast cancer awareness!

The Kaw Valley Rodeo will also do a “Pass The Boot” fundraiser each night. The money donated will go toward cancer research at K-State’s Johnson Cancer Research Center!

Reserved tickets are available now at Copies 4 Less (2028 Tuttle Creek Blvd., Manhattan) and are $12 in advance, $15 at the gate!

General admission tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the gate for adults, $5 in advance and $6 at the gate for children 12-and-under and can be purchased at these sponsor locations:

  • Briggs Buick GMC
  • Copies 4 Less
  • Yee Haw Country Outfitters
  • Dara’s Stores
  • Outpost Western Store
  • Dillions (Both Manhattan Locations)
  • Vanderbilts in Wamego