It’s rodeo time again!

After a one year hiatus, the Kaw Valley Rodeo Presented by is back for the 45th year! Join us at Wells Arena in CiCo Park July 22-24, 2021, for three nights of PRCA-sanctioned rodeo at it’s best!

Events include Bareback Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding, Steer Wrestling, Tie Down Roping, Team Roping, Barrel Racing, and, of course, Bull Riding! New in 2021 is Breakaway Roping!

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 22. That includes a Military Appreciation Pre-Rodeo Picnic from 5:30 p.m-7 p.m. sponsored by! 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!

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:

  • Yee Haw Country Outfitters
  • Dara’s Stores
  • Dillions
  • Hy-Vee
  • Orscheln Farm & Home
  • Outpost Western Store
  • Vanderbilts in Wamego