Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Days

Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Days

Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo has a 76-year history in Colorado Springs and is truly part of the fabric of the community, as well as the sport of rodeo. Visitors come from far and wide to enjoy top rodeo action and lots of family fun, all while paying tribute to our local military and their families.

Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Days kicks off with a parade in the true hometown tradition. You’ll see floats, equestrian groups, and lots of local businesses as they head south on Tejon, Tuesday, July 12, 2016.

And then, get ready to Rodeo starting July 13-16, 2016—with four performances of invitational championship rodeo and a finals championship Shoot Out on Saturday night. The best athletes in rodeo are competing for top prize money in bareback riding, steer wrestling, team roping, saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping, barrel racing, and bull riding. It’s edge of your seat excitement from the first event to the last!!

This all takes place at the scenic Norris-Penrose Event Center—one of the most beautiful venues in the country to enjoy the sport of rodeo. Plan to get your tickets early because sell-outs are expected. The 76th Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo is for the true fan, the first timer and everyone in between! Experience championship rodeo at its finest this July 13-16.

Before You Head Out—click here for must-know event info!

From Qualifying to the Super Shoot Out, click here for the 2016 format diagram