Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo
The Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo, a PRCA sanctioned rodeo held each year in Vinita, will feature all of the exciting rodeo events fans have come to expect. Grab a seat at this year's rodeo and enjoy the eight main events that include barrel racing, bareback bronc riding, saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, steer roping, calf roping, bull riding and team roping. Created in 1935 in honor of the memory of Will Rogers, the Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo has become one of the biggest and best rodeos in the region, attracting top cowboy champions from across the nation and offering thousands of dollars in prize money.
Tickets to the Will Rogers Memorial Rodeo are available in advance or at the gate. Don't miss the parade, held downtown on Wednesday, or the street dance, held every night of the event. Other festivities will include a calf scramble, Old Settlers reunion, a stunning grand entry, hilarious performances by rodeo clowns and more. Make your way to Vinita for one of the most outstanding rodeos in the southwest and watch as world-champion cowboys compete for cash and prizes.