Some of the best life lessons are learned on the ranch, but cowboy-friendly colleges offer amazing educational opportunities. From the April/May 2013 issue, here are five American Cowboy-approved schools with cowboy cred.
Carroll County Ag Center
706 Agriculture Center
Sat, 2012-06-30 00:00 - Sun, 2012-07-01 00:00
Ruffstock Rumble will include Bucking Broncos, Barrel Racing, Bucking Bulls, Mutton Busting and for first time on the East coast Minature Bucking Bulls. Also performing is Dean Crawford and the Dunn's River Band live in concert Saturday evening after the Rodeo. Good fun for the whole family. Multiple food and merchandise vendors -something for everyone. Come one, come all. Gates open Sat at 4pm and Sun at 1 pm. Advance tickets on sale now at www.bwrbulls.com Vendor and Sponsor spots available as well-contact us for more details.
White River Rodeo Arena
White River, SD
Sat, 2012-06-30 06:30 - 09:30
Open to the World - Saddle Bronc Chute-Out; $100 entry fee, plus $5,000 purse! 100% payback! Entries open now - open to the first 25 riders to enter. Three rounds (first 25, top 12 and final 6) with pay in each round. Call 605-344-2533 to enter now! Sponsored by the Michael Glynn Memorial Coalition.
State Fair Center
2005 Burdick Expressway East
Thu, 2012-10-04 18:30 - Sun, 2012-10-07 13:30
The super bowl of rodeo for North and South Dakota! The Minot Y’s Men’s Rodeo is proud to host the Ram Badlands Circuit Finals Rodeo, the championship of pro rodeo for the Dakotas.
See the best 90 cowboys and cowgirls in the region compete for the championship and a berth at the National Circuit Finals Rodeo!
Plus, see Miss North Dakota Rodeo pageant, mutton bustin’, and the Badlands Cowboy Christmas Expo and Trade Show!
Proceeds from the rodeo go to benefit the Triangle Y Camp on Lake Sacakawea.
Rodeo begins at 6:30 pm on October 4-5-6 and at 1:30 pm on October 7.
Tough Enough to Wear Pink night on October 5 – all proceeds from a Minot Community Cares raffle and the sale of pink t-shirts will go to cancer survivors’ rehabilitation program at the Minot Family YMCA.
for more information: www.minotysmensrodeo.com or 701-852-5577.