Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Days


The NFR Open at the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo

The NFR Open at the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo

The best ProRodeo cowboys and cowgirls from the U.S. and Canadian Circuits, plus National Champs from Mexico are coming to Colorado Springs, Colorado July 9-13, 2024. With over $1 million in payouts, they'll be riding to win. This is where champions and careers are made. The speed, the excitement...there's no better place to be than the NFR Open at the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo!

Evening performances Tuesday through Saturday, matinee performances Friday and Saturday! Grounds open at 10:00 a.m. for the matinee performances and 4:00 p.m. for the evening performances. Arriving early helps with the crowd arriving at peak times and there is plenty to do before the Rodeo with a wide range of vendors offering Western wear, hats, toys, souvenirs, food and drink vendors, and more! And be sure to check out all the attractions in the PPOBR Fan Zone including a petting zoo, pony rides, face painting, old west gunfighters, goat roping, and mutton bustin' prelims, plus the Beer & Wine Corral for the grown-ups! After the Rodeo, live music and dancing awaits in the Coors Roadhouse Saloon so plan to stick around.

Tickets are available online NOW, right here at PikesPeakorBust.org, and sell-outs are expected! The 2024 NFR Open at the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo is for the true fan, the first timer and everyone in between!

The Lineup and Performance Sponsors

The Lineup

All performances start with the Pikes Peak or Bust Range Rider Pivots and Pikes Peak Rangerettes drill teams, followed by the El Paso County Sheriff's Office Mounted Unit. Events follow in this order:

  • Bareback Riding
  • Breakaway Roping
  • Steer Wrestling
  • Team Roping
  • Saddle Bronc Riding
  • Tie-Down Roping
  • Barrel Racing
  • Bull Riding

Plus we’ll have fan-favorite Mutton Bustin’! After the show, head on over to the Coors Roadhouse Saloon for live music, dancing and plenty of cold Coors.

Performance Sponsors

Tuesday Evening, July 9, 2024—U.S. Army SMDC & MDA Night
Sponsored by Zivaro

Wednesday Evening, July 10, 2024—Fort Carson/4th Infantry Division Night
Sponsored by Northwestern Mutual

Thursday Evening, July 11, 2024—First Responders & 302nd Airlift Wing Night
Sponsored by UCHealth

Friday Matinee, July 12, 2024—Guard/Reserve Units and Educators
Sponsored by KeyBank

Friday Evening, July 12, 2024—Space Night
Sponsored by The Boeing Company

Saturday Matinee, July 13, 2024—U.S. Air Force Academy
Sponsored by USAA

Saturday Evening, July 13, 2024—NORAD/USNORTHCOM Night
Sponsored by Lockheed Martin

Thank You to Our Top Sponsors