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If you have never been to a rodeo before than now is your chance. See some of the best professional cowboys ride horses and bulls in our backyard arena to capture the trophy. This event is taking place on April 5-8, 2018, at Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee. Check event website for show times.
Get your tickets online or at the Silver Spur Arena Box Office. A 3-Day/4-Shows ticket package ranges from $53 – $74 per ticket. Single show tickets for Adults are $20 for the Thursday, Friday and Saturday performances. Adults are $25 for the Sunday performance. Kids 3-12 are $12.50, under 2 and under are free. Seniors 55+ will receive $3 off each performance. At our Friday performance, all active and retired military personnel and first responders are free with valid ID. For tickets please visit https://www.ticketmaster.com/artist/1961711?camefrom=CFC_OHP_Web_Reach_Website
Driving from Downtown Orlando to the Silver Spurs Arena (at Osceola Heritage Park) in Kissimmee might take approximately 40-50 minute depending on traffic. The event address is 1875 Silver Spur Lane, Kissimmee, Florida 34744. Check your GPS for the best route. Don’t worry about parking because there is plenty of parking near the arena. The cost for on-site daily parking is $5 per regular size vehicle. It is advised to arrive early for the best parking spaces.
Plan your day to arrive early for the Pre-Show Tailgate Experience. From the parking lot, it’s a short walk to enter our Tailgate Experience. Our gates are open and there is plenty to do! This year we have expanded our Tailgate Experience Kids Zone by offering even more fun activities for you and your family to enjoy. Our Kids Zone (great for all ages) has bounce houses, face painting, bungee trampolines, mechanical bull, rock climbing walls, corn hole, rodeo games and more! Best of all, it is free and open for all to attend!
Please be advised there is a security checkpoint to enter this arena with your ticket. Some items are prohibited. Sorry, no professional cameras allowed. Everyone is searched before going into the arena. Law Enforcement is on hand during this venue for your safety and security.
There are many different types of rodeo events a cowboy can compete in. Here is what these events are Bareback Riding, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Saddle Bronc Riding, Tie-Down Roping, Barrel Racing, and Bull Riding.
Here is a list of some possible contestant competing in this year’s event. The contestants are Emily Miller, RC Landingham, Justin Shaffer, Jesse Stipes, Buddy Hawkins, Jacobs Crawley, Matt Shiozawa, Tanner Learmont, Josh Peek, and many more. For more information about these contestants please visit www.prorodeo.com/prorodeo/cowboys/cowboy-biographies .
During the rodeo if you get hungry, there are concession stands open selling just about everything from hot dogs, popcorn, peanuts, sodas, and much more. Plus, beer maybe sold at concession stands too. The concession stands are located around the arena on 1st and 2nd floors.
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