Rodeo Events Archive

  • Mutton Bustin’ is one of the most popular events at the Dinosaur Roundup Rodeo. Young cowboys and cowgirls that weigh less than 75 pounds and are between the ages of […]

    Mutton Bustin’

    Mutton Bustin’ is one of the most popular events at the Dinosaur Roundup Rodeo. Young cowboys and cowgirls that weigh less than 75 pounds and are between the ages of […]

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  • Bullfighters Only (BFO) was created to promote growth, popularity, and acceptance of freestyle bullfighting worldwide. Since its inception, BFO has evolved into a platform that serves to excite the western […]

    BFO Wrangler Bullfights

    Bullfighters Only (BFO) was created to promote growth, popularity, and acceptance of freestyle bullfighting worldwide. Since its inception, BFO has evolved into a platform that serves to excite the western […]

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  • People looking for a little zany fun and local entertainment during Vernal’s Dinosaur Roundup Rodeo need look no further than the Hide Racing. They can even take part themselves! People […]

    Horse vs. ATV Hide Racing

    People looking for a little zany fun and local entertainment during Vernal’s Dinosaur Roundup Rodeo need look no further than the Hide Racing. They can even take part themselves! People […]

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  • 9th Annual Open Barrel Racing Jackpot Saturday, July 8th at Western Park Outdoor Arena $1,000 Added Money and Jackets to Each D Winner Sponsored by Vernal Barrel Racing To enter […]

    Open Barrel Racing Jackpot

    9th Annual Open Barrel Racing Jackpot Saturday, July 8th at Western Park Outdoor Arena $1,000 Added Money and Jackets to Each D Winner Sponsored by Vernal Barrel Racing To enter […]

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  • This event is a horse race with turns. The cowgirl’s time begins as she rides her horse across the starting line in the arena. She makes a run around thee […]

    Barrel Racing

    This event is a horse race with turns. The cowgirl’s time begins as she rides her horse across the starting line in the arena. She makes a run around thee […]

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  • Bull riders who might not weight more than 150 pounds, place a flat braided rope around a bull that weighs almost 2,000 pounds. The bull rope is placed around the […]

    Bull Riding

    Bull riders who might not weight more than 150 pounds, place a flat braided rope around a bull that weighs almost 2,000 pounds. The bull rope is placed around the […]

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  • Tie-Down roping is an authentic ranch skill that originated from the working cowboy. Once the calf has been roped, the cowboy dismounts and runs down the length of the rope […]

    Tie-Down Roping

    Tie-Down roping is an authentic ranch skill that originated from the working cowboy. Once the calf has been roped, the cowboy dismounts and runs down the length of the rope […]

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  • Known as rodeo’s classic event, saddle bronc riding is judged similarly to bareback bronc riding but there are additional possibilities to being disqualified; that is losing a stirrup or dropping […]

    Saddle Bronc Riding

    Known as rodeo’s classic event, saddle bronc riding is judged similarly to bareback bronc riding but there are additional possibilities to being disqualified; that is losing a stirrup or dropping […]

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  • This event was originally called “bull dogging” and requires the cowboy to lean from the back of the running horse onto the back of a 600 pound steer, catch it […]

    Steer Wrestling

    This event was originally called “bull dogging” and requires the cowboy to lean from the back of the running horse onto the back of a 600 pound steer, catch it […]

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  • Team roping is the only rodeo event that features two contestants. The team is made up of a header and a healer. The header ropes the horns, then dallies or […]

    Team Roping

    Team roping is the only rodeo event that features two contestants. The team is made up of a header and a healer. The header ropes the horns, then dallies or […]

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