Rodeo News

July 19 -- Tough Enough to Wear Pink Rodeo

Join us on July 19 wearing your pink.

You'll see tough cowgirls and cowboys of all ages sporting pink to show their support for those who are fighting or have fought breast cancer. A portion of the proceeds goes to The Calaway Young Cancer Center. More information on upcoming events is below:

2018 Carbondale Wild West Rodeo -- Every Thursday June 7th thru August 23rd.

Gates Open 5:30pm
Slack is at 6:00pm
Grand Entry at 7:30pm Sharp

July 19th --- Tough Enough to Wear Pink

Are You Tough Enough To Wear Pink?

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Whiplash the Cowboy Monkey & Time To Ride -- July 12

2018 Carbondale Wild West Rodeo -- Every Thursday June 7th thru August 23rd.

Gates Open 5:30pm
Slack is at 6:00pm
Grand Entry at 7:30pm Sharp

July 12 CWWR will feature Whiplash the Monkey and Time to Ride If you have any suggestions for special acts we are always looking for ideas.

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July 5th is CWWR Independence Day Celebration

Our Independence Day Celebration -- Carbondale Wild West Rodeo Style and Joe Carr, Rodeo Funny Man and Clown

You will see a lot of flag waving, pride for our country and patriotic decorations. If you get there early you might even get one of the many hand held flags to wave that we give away. Joe Carr will be sure to entertain you with his rodeo antics and hijinks. Young and old alike enjoy Joe's cowboy horseplay.

Other Upcoming Special Events

July 12 -- Whiplash The Cowboy Monkey will be entertaining fans at the CWWR along with handler Kenny Petet.

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Ascendigo Autism at the Rodeo on June 28

IT’S ASCENDIGO NIGHT AT THE CARBONDALE RODEO! ASCENDIGO AUTISM SERVICES IS A NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION BASED IN CARBONDALE THAT PROVIDES OPPORTUNITIES FOR GROWTH AND INDEPENDENCE FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER. ASCENDIGO OFFERS YEAR ROUND RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES, A COMPREHENSIVE LIFE AND RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM FOR ADULTS, AND BEHAVIORAL THERAPIES FOR CHILDREN. BE SURE TO STOP BY THE ASCENDIGO BOOTH TO PET THE MINI HORSES AND PICK UP SOME INFORMATION AND GOODIES!

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Special Events at the Carbondale Wild West Rodeo

2018 Special Events

2018 Carbondale Wild West Rodeo dates -- Every Thursday June 7th thru August 23rd.

Gates Open 5:30pm
Slack is at 6:00pm
Grand Entry at 7:30pm Sharp

WE ARE STILL WORKING ON 2018 DATES FOR SPECIAL EVENTS. These are the activities we have planned so far. If you have any suggestions for special acts we are always looking for ideas.

Carbondale Wild West Rodeo Association reserves the right to make changes to events schedule, rules and payout/added money as deemed necessary.

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Are You Ready -- It's Time to Rodeo!!

Kickoff your summer season with the Carbondale Wild West Rodeo

Join us Thursday June 7th for the first rodeo of the 12 week season. You won't regret it. There will be plenty of thrills and spills, activities for the kids, time with family, meeting new folks and enjoying the beautiful setting of the Gus Darien Arena. You can bring your own picnic or take a night off and enjoy barbecue from Slow Groovin'; nachos and snocones from Senior Matters, and popcorn from the Boy Scouts and local 4-H.

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