The 78th Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo starts July 11 with nightly performances through July 14, as well as a matinee performance on Saturday, July 14. All evening performances begin at 7:00 p.m., Saturday matinee begins at 12:30 p.m. Grounds open at 4:00 p.m. for evening performances and at 10:00 a.m. for the Saturday matinee (Gates open at 5:00 p.m. and 10:30 a.m., respectively). There’s lots to see and do before the rodeo, and parking is FREE!! Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo has never sounded better than on Norris-Penrose Event Center’s upgraded sound system, new for 2018.

Online tickets are available NOW from the Buy Now buttons below—get ‘em while they’re hot! Purchases can also be made at the Norris-Penrose Event Center Box Office. The Box Office is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Get your tickets early and SAVE! Advance ticket pricing is in effect until midnight, Sunday, July 8, 2018.

PLEASE NOTE: Ticket price does not include taxes and ticketing fees.

Standing room tickets will NOT be sold for any of the performances.

(Advance/As of July 9, 2018)

Wed. Thurs. Fri. Sat. Matinee Sat. Evening
Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now Buy Now
Box $34/$42 $34/$42 $37/$46 $34/$42 $41/$50
Grandstand $24/$30 $24/$30 $27/$34 $24/$30 $31/$40
end zone (E & L)
box seats (E & L)
$18/$25 $18/$25 $21/$28 $18/$25 $23/$34

Special Ticket Pricing

Children 2 & under Free Free Free Free Free
Children 12 & under ½ price
½ price
½ price
$5.00 ½ price
(grandstand only)
$2 disc. $2 disc. $2 disc. $2 disc. $2 disc.
Group sales
20 or more
(grandstand only)
$2 disc. $2 disc. No group discounts
Friday night
$2 disc. No group discounts
Saturday night

Military discounts: Military receive $2.00 off each adult grandstand ticket purchased. Select the Military price option when purchasing your ticket. Your military ID will be REQUIRED for entry to the Rodeo so be sure to bring it!

First Responders: Police, sheriff, highway patrol and fire department personnel receive $2.00 off each grandstand ticket purchased for the Thursday, July 12, 2018 evening performance ONLY. Select the First Responder price option when purchasing your ticket. Your official employee ID will be REQUIRED to receive this discount so be sure to bring it!

Ticket for children 12 and under are ½ of the adult grandstand price (with the exception of children’s tickets for the Saturday matinee performance). Children 2 and under are free (to sit on lap).

Groups of 20 or more, please contact

Camera Policy: Commercial photography is permitted for credentialed and approved media only. It is prohibited in all other circumstances. All rights belong to Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo and Cinch. Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo reserves the right to use photos taken at the event in future marketing and advertising.