The Royal Gorge Rodeo claims the spot of hosting “Colorado’s oldest continuous rodeo since 1872”. Held at the Jack Merris Arena in Cañon City, it’s a can’t-miss event filled with exciting rodeo competitions in early May.
This year’s rodeo will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2023. It is always held during the weekend of the Cañon City Music & Blossom Festival, which takes place May 3rd – 7th.
Some of the Rodeo highlights include:
- Wild Horse Racing
- Bull Riding
- Barrel Racing
- Bronc Riding
- Mutton Busting
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Date: Saturday, May 6, 2023