Rodeo News

August 16, 2018 is Hawaiian Night at Carbondale Wild West Rodeo

Come join us for this week's rodeo with an island flair. Summer is coming to a close and the kids are going back to school. This is one of the favorite rodeos of the season for young and old alike.

It's been a long stressful summer with the drought and the fires. It can't hurt to wish for a little tropical climate and the moisture to go with it.

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August 9, 2018 All Around Standings

See pdf below for All Around Standings to date

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All Around Award Standings as of August 2, 2018

The Carbondale Wild West Rodeo Association be presenting an All Around Award to the cowboy or cowgirl with the highest accumulated earnings in 2 or more events. The recipient must have won money in two events and participated in 9 out of the 12 rodeos. If the event is a buckle event it counts as an individual event for the award. For example: Heading and heeling count as separate events as well as roping in the #8 and the #11. The recipient will receive a saddle and a buckle.

This award will be presented at the Finals Rodeo on August 23rd.

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Trent Goscha Sportsmanship Award Nominations Due by Aug. 20th

The Carbondale Wild West Rodeo Association Board established the Trent Goscha Sportsmanship Award in 2017. The belt buckle award is presented annually at the Finals Rodeo in memory of Trent. Trent was a bright light in the community helping with the local gymkhanas, participating in the Roaring Fork Ranch Roping and always a presence at the Carbondale Wild West Rodeo. Trent participated in Mutton Bustin' and Calf Scramble at an early age and was always encouraging others to do their best. Trent had a contagious laugh and a smile that lit up a room.

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Carbondale Wild West Rodeo Scholarships -- Applications Due Aug. 20th

It is the desire of the Carbondale Wild West Rodeo Association to make available two awards to Carbondale Wild West Rodeo Association contestants or volunteers who are actively enrolled in college or a trade school. See pdf link at bottom of the page for more info or at

Scholarship applications are due Monday, August 20th to be announced at the Finals Rodeo, August 23rd.

Value: $1,000.00 for the academic year of 2018-2019

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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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