52nd Annual Cowboy Capital of the World PRCA RodeoName: 52nd Annual Cowboy Capital of the World PRCA RodeoDate: September 24, 2021 - September 26, 2021Event Description:
Make plans to attend the 52nd Annual Cowboy Capital of the World PRCA Rodeo held during the last weekend of September in Stephenville, Texas! Rodeo performance dates are set for Friday, September 24; Saturday, September 25; and Sunday, September 26. Coinciding with the rodeo performances will be Rodeo Heritage Week. Events including a downtown rodeo parade, kids mutton bustin’ and dummy roping, a team roping, BBQ cook-off, art display, rodeo queen contest, and a 5K are all scheduled.
Stephenville’s PRCA Rodeo is recognized as one of the best rodeos by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and is an exciting experience the whole family can enjoy! The sport of rodeo is long based on the American Cowboy traditions of good sportsmanship, perseverance, and hard work. Rodeos are proud to honor our country, the American flag, and take great pride in our nations history. Pete Carr Pro Rodeo will once again be providing the best in rodeo animal athletes, matched with an estimated 600 of the best cowboy and cowgirl athletes from across North America, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, and Brazil is guaranteed to be an event you will not want to miss.
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RODEO HERITAGE WEEK SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Events marked with a (*) are free for the public to attend!
Friday, September 17
- 7:00 PM - Cowboy Capital BBQ Cook-Off*, Park Your Pony Arena
Saturday, September 18
- 8:00 AM - Cowboy Capital BBQ Cook-Off*, Park Your Pony Arena
- 9:00 AM - Miss Cowboy Capital Pro Rodeo Queen Contest*, Cowboy Church of Erath County
- 10:00 AM - Cowboy Capital County Team Roping presented by X-Treme Team Roping & Mitchell Pipe & Supply*, Park Your Pony Arena
- 3:00 PM - Registration opens for Mutton Bustin' & Dummy Roping*, Park Your Pony Arena
- 4:00 PM - Dummy Roping Contest, Park Your Pony Arena
- 5:00 PM - McCoy's Mutton Bustin', Park Your Pony Arena
Sunday, September 19
- 9:00 AM - Stephenville Shoot Out Team Roping*, Park Your Pony Arena
Monday, September 20
- 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM - "Hats Off to Rodeo" Art & Rodeo Memorabilia Exhibit Reception presented by Cross Timbers Fine Arts Council*, River North Gallery
- 9:00 AM - PRCA Steer Roping Slack*, Lone Star Arena
- 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM - Rodeo Kickoff Concert & Dance featuring Jody Nix presented by Cross Timbers Fine Arts Council*, City Park Birdsong Amphitheater
- 6:00 PM - WPRA Barrel Racing Slack*, Lone Star Arena
- 9:00 AM - PRCA Timed Event Slack*, Lone Star Arena
- 7:00 PM - PRCA Rodeo Performance #1 presented by First Financial Bank, 'American Patriot Night - Honoring all those who serve!', Lone Star Arena
- 7:30 AM - Cowboy Capital 5K & 1 Mile Fun Run*, Stephenville City Park
- 10:00 AM - Rodeo Heritage Parade* Downtown Square
- Click here for the Parade Entry Form! Route begins at Stephenville City Park, will go North on Graham, West on Washington, South on Barton, and back to City Park.
- 7:00 PM - PRCA Rodeo Performance #2 presented by The Hay & Feed Ranch/Oxy-Gen, Inc., 'It's Gonna Get Western Night!', Lone Star Arena
- 9:00 PM - Dancin' in the Dirt Live Music Concert with Jake Hooker & The Outsiders, Lone Star Arena (free admission with rodeo ticket)
- 9:00 AM - Cowboy Church with Gizmo & Janice McCracken*, Lone Star Arena
- 2:00 PM - PRCA Rodeo Performance #3 presented by JJ Hampton Realty, 'Sunday Showdown', Lone Star Arena
RODEO TICKETS: *ON SALE STARTING SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 4*
Rodeo tickets will be available at
Chick Elms Rodeo Shop & Grand Entry Western Wear
Saddle Rags The Western Store
Stephenville Chamber of Commerce
Adults: $12 in advance, $15 at the door
Kids age 6-12: $8 in advance, $10 at the door
5 & Under: Free!
*Tickets will also be available at the door!
NOTE: Anyone choosing to attend this year's rodeo is encouraged to take the measures that they feel most comfortable for their personal well-being. Masks and hand sanitizer will be available. The CCPRA committee will continue to monitor the changing health guidelines and will make adjustments as needed to ensure a safe and fun experience for all contestants, production crew and fans.
Questions? Call the Stephenville Chamber of Commerce at (254) 965-5313 or visit Cowboy Capital Pro Rodeo!