Annual Cody Stampede and Rodeo
The Annual Cody Stampede Rodeo, held over the July 4th weekend at the Cody Rodeo Grounds Wyoming, is the premier event in the rodeo calender featuring Western style spectacle and drama.
Organization: Cody Stampede Rodeo
Date: 07/01/2015 update info
Time: 1:00:00 PM - 1:00:00 PM
Event Cost: TBA
Venue: Cody Fairgrounds in Cody,WY
Phone: (307) 587-5155
Since the turn of the century, rodeos and parades have been part of the Fourth of July here in Cody, Wyoming. For 90 plus years, starting officially in 1919, the Cody Stampede Rodeo has been held every summer. 2014 marks the 95th anniversary of the nightly performances. These two events establish Cody as not only one of the longest running successful professional rodeos, but also the only place in the country that has a rodeo performance nightly. The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association named the Cody Stampede "Best Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year" in 1998 and 1999. In 2001 the Cody Nite Rodeo was nominated for "Best Small Outdoor Rodeo of the Year". Night after night, Cody proves that we are rodeo, all summer long!
- Premier Rodeo and Stampede event held over July 4th weekend every year in Cody, Wyoming
- See the best cowboys and cowgirls compete for big prizes in a range of exciting Western events.
- Enjoy nightly rodeo performances during the Summer months at the Cody Nite Rodeo where the rodeo stars train.
Overview : The Cody Stampede and Rodeo is a annual event which see the best cowboys and cowgirls converging to take part in an exciting mix of bareback riding, steer wrestling, bull riding and much more. Its roots go back to the Western ranch contests and provides excitement and intense competition inspired by the West West shows produced by the famous "Buffalo Bill".
When : The Cody Stampede and Rodeo takes place during the July 4th weekend. usually a three or four day event depending on the year.
Where : The main event takes place at Cody Rodeo Grounds, Northwestern Wyoming, Nightly performances are held at Cody Nite Rodeo
Fee : Prices vary for the many events. check out the Cody Stampede Website for ticket purchases.
Details: If you can't make the annual event in July, don't worry as there are rodeo performances every night during the Summer months featuring up and coming rodeo stars. the nightly rodeo is where all of the Stampede stars and contestants practice their skills before an dafter the July event. for some of the best cowboy and cowgirl contestants, this is the place to win big purses and ride the best stock.