2016 Schedule of Events

The 2016 Schedule of Events is TENTATIVE! The final schedule will be issued in the spring of 2016.

  • All events are open to the public!
  • Rodeo Tickets go on sale at the booth at The Gunnison Bank on July 1st.
    The booth is open from 9-5.  Tickets may also be purchased at the main gate before each rodeo.
    General Admission Tickets-$15.00
    Grandstand Tickets -$20.00
  • Pre-sale Carnival Tickets will be available at the booth July 1st until they are either sold out or the first night of the carnival.
  • More Info: Contact Us
  • 4-H activities and livestock exhibits: come on down and check it out! It is great entertainment for the whole family and supports our local kids.
  • 4-H Results: Gunnison Extension Facebook Page.
  • Concessions for the rodeo and horse-show are provided by the 4-H clubs, as well as other vendors.
  • Grandstands are wheelchair accessible.
  • Exhibits and displays for viewing at The Rodeo Grounds including live ranch animals the kids love to see.
  • Facebook Page for the latest Cattlemen’s Days Fun and Information.

Download a printable Cattlemen’s Days Schedule

Friday, July 8th

4-H Horse Show 8:00 AM
Cattlemen’s Days Kickoff Dinner
Location: Fred Field Multipurpose Building.
Everyone is invited.
Sponsored by Coors/Coors Light & Pendleton.
Cost $10 per person or $35 per family of 4. Kids 7 and under eat free.
5:00 PM
Ranch Rodeo
Team Auction Before Rodeo.  Free to the public.

Contact Gunnison Roping Club, 970.596.5329, watershedroping@live.com
7:00 PM

Sunday, July 10th

Open Horse Show Info and Entry Form 8:00 AM

Monday July 11th

4-H General Project Judging and Interviews 8:30 AM
4-H Dog Obedience Show 9:00 AM
Team Ranch Sorting
Team Auction Before Team Sorting. Free to the public.

Contact Gunnison Roping Club, 970.596.5329, watershedroping@live.com
5:30 PM
4-H Project Revue and Baked Goods Auction 7:00 PM
Cowboy Poetry @ The I Bar Ranch 7:00 PM

Tuesday, July 12th

4-H Fiber Goat Show 8:30 AM
The Famous Cattlemen’s Days TETWP Concert and Auction
Mountaineer Square, Mt. Crested Butte.
Singer – Songwriters.
$75, VIP Tickets.
Contact Heidi 970.209.6332 for more info.
5:00 PM – TETWP Concert VIP Meet, Greet, & Dinner at the Elevation, Mt. Crested Butte
5:30 PM – TETWP Concert Cash Bar, Light Hous D’oeuvres, and Silent Auction
7:00 PM – TETWP Singer – Songwriters Concert & Live Auction
5:00 PM

Wednesday, July 13th

4-H Rabbit and Poultry Show 8:30 AM
Watershed Team Roping and Barrel Racing Auction 5:00 PM
Pioneer Banquet At The Elks Lodge 6:00 PM
Evening Carnival At The Rodeo Grounds
Watershed Team Roping and Barrel Racing

Contact Gunnison Roping Club, 970.596.5329, watershedroping@live.com
7:00 PM
Bellamy Brothers Band
ibarranch.com for tickets
7:30 PM

Thursday, July 14th
Tough Enough To Wear Pink Rodeo

4-H Swine Show 10:00 AM
4-H Sheep Show 2:30 PM
Evening Carnival At The Rodeo Grounds
The #1 Tough Enough To Wear Pink PRCA Rodeo in the Country!
Everybody wear PINK.
7:00 PM
TETWP Dance at the Elks Lodge
Band TBA. $10 per person
9:00 PM

Friday, July 15th
Patriot Night Rodeo

4-H Meat Goat Show 9:00 AM
4-H Cattle Show 10:30 AM
4-H Round Robin Showmanship Championship
1:30 PM
Evening Carnival At The Rodeo Grounds
PRCA Evening Rodeo – Patriot Night
Everybody wear RED, WHITE, & BLUE!
7:00 PM
Dance at The Elks Lodge
Band TBA. $10 per person.
9:00 PM

Saturday, July 16th
Family Night Rodeo

Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast, IOOF Park @ Main Street and Virginia Ave.

7:00 AM

Cattlemen’s Days Parade Info and Entry Form 10:00 AM
4-H Livestock Buyers BBQ 12:30 PM
4-H Scholarship Presentation 1:30 PM
4-H Junior Livestock Sale 2:00 PM
Evening Carnival At The Rodeo Grounds
Pre-sale Carnival tickets until sold out
PRCA Evening Rodeo – Family Night
General Admission: Adults – $15; Kids under 12 – free
Grandstand Tickets: Adults – $20; Kids under 12 – $5
7:00 PM
Concert At I-Bar Ranch
TBA
8:30 PM

Sunday, July 17th

Cowboy Church / FCA Services - Rodeo Grounds 9:00 AM

Other Area Events & Attractions