80th Annual Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo
Aug 19th, 12:00pm - 9:00pm
The annual Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo attracts the top professional rodeo talent to this invitational event, competing in seven standard events including bareback, saddle bronc, bull riding, tie-down roping, steer wrestling, team roping, and barrel racing.
Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Days kicks off with a parade down Tejon St. in the true hometown tradition on Tuesday. Then, get ready to rodeo with four performances of invitational championship rodeo and the thrilling Gold Buckle Championship Round on Saturday night, where the top eight scores and eight fastest times from the qualifying performances lay it all on the line for more than $200,000 in prize money.
Plus, don’t miss the smash hit bonus event, Bullfighters Only (BFO) Freestyle Bullfighting on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday nights. Three fearless bullfighters compete to post the top scores and advance to the finals at the Saturday matinee performance, with bragging rights and the cash prize on the line.