Wild West Rodeo

For 12 Weeks in June through August - Rain or Shine

January 27, 2015

CWWR Photo Gallery In Process of Being Improved

January 27, 2015

We are in the process of improving how you can view Carbondale Wild West Rodeo photos throughout the website and in our Photo Gallery. We will have a brand new photo gallery soon and we will be available on Flickr, the photo sharing social networking site, as well as our existing Facebook page. We are excited that you will be able to see images of the rodeo in 3 different places. Please note you may not be able to see photos on some of our website pages until the transition is complete. You may just see a placeholder logo. We apologize for any inconveniences but are sure it will be a change for the better.

Thanks again for your patience during our construction phase.

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Welcome to the Rodeo

The Carbondale Rodeo Committee is a not-for-profit, volunteer organization committed to keeping the Roaring Fork Valley’s western heritage alive by offering a fun family-oriented event for residents and visitors alike. The Carbondale Wild West Rodeo is held every Thursday from June until late August, rain or shine.

2024 Rodeo Season

The 2024 rodeo season will begin on Thursday, June 6th, and continue through Thursday, August 22nd. Come down to the rodeo every Thursday evening for 12 weeks. 

  • Gates open at 5 pm 
  • Slack is at 5:45 pm
  • Grand Entry is at 7:30
Get Involved

Join us in preserving the Western heritage of the Roaring Fork Valley by volunteering for the Carbondale Wild West Rodeo! Contribute to a meaningful cause, build lasting connections, and enjoy personal satisfaction in supporting a not-for-profit organization dedicated to the spirit of the Wild West. Whether you're experienced with livestock or not, there's a role for you. Sign up today and make a difference at the Carbondale Rodeo!


To volunteer, email Mike Kennedy at:
[email protected]  or call at:
(970) 379-3907.

Reserve Arena Fence Parking

We are excited to continue the premium arena fence online parking reservation system for the 2024 season!

Arena fence parking tickets go on sale every Wednesday starting at noon through the rodeo season and typically sell out within minutes.

Remember, leaving your vehicles at the arena or on Willow Lane early is no longer allowed. 

Learn more about premium arena fence parking tickets HERE.