Doors open at 6 p.m. each day with events beginning at 7 p.m. Tickets are available at all PremierWest Bank locations (except the Rogue Valley Manor branch), Sherm’s Thunderbird and Food 4 Less, Big R in White City and Cowboy Corral in Grants Pass.
The PRCA-sanctioned rodeo will feature nationally ranked cowboys along with local standouts competing for a $5,000 purse in each event. Riding events include bull riding, saddle-bronc riding, bareback riding, steer wrestling, barrel racing, tie-down roping and team roping. Other highlights this year include mutton busting for kids, new clown Donny Landis, announcer Will Rasmussen along with instant replay, a new scoreboard and the Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo Drill Team.
This year, Friday is Breast Cancer Awareness Day sponsored by Big R and Providence Medford Medical Center with cowboys, clowns and fans wearing pink.
Thursday is family day with special pricing for children and lower prices for adults; $14 in advance and $16 at the gate for adults; children 12 and under are $7 in advance, $8 at the gate. Friday admission is $15 in advance and $17 at the gate. Saturday prices are $17 in advance and $19 at the gate for reserved seats, and $15 in advance and $17 at the gate for general admission. Reserved seats are available only for the Saturday performance. Ticket booths open at 5 p.m. each day.
The Wild Rogue Pro Rodeo is being held in conjunction with the free 4H & FFA Spring Fair from Friday to Sunday—with a buyers BBQ and livestock auction at 2 p.m. Sunday afternoon.
For ticket information, call the Fair office at 541-774-8270 or visit www.jcfairgrounds.com.
For rodeo information, please contact Melissa Damon, Jackson County Fairgrounds & Expo Park, at 541-774-8270 or email@example.com.