Wild West Rodeo

For 12 Weeks in June through August - Rain or Shine

Carbondale Wild West Rodeo 2024

Purchasing Tickets

Carbondale Wild West Rodeo entry & general parking tickets can be purchased at the gate or in advance at the Roaring Fork Valley Coop in Carbondale.

Admission for individuals is $15 each and can be paid at the gate using cash, check, or credit card. Children aged 10 and under are free.

Onsite parking is $10 per vehicle at the gate. You’re encouraged to ride the free shuttle from The Orchard as parking is limited!

Save money by getting discounted tickets at the Roaring Fork Valley Co-op. A book of six tickets is $75, saving $2.50 per ticket.

Ticket stubs contain a 20% discount on merchandise at the Roaring Fork Valley Coop! See our sponsor page under Roaring Fork Valley Coop to learn more about the merchandise available at the Roaring Fork Valley Coop.

For general admission inquiries, please call Mike Kennedy, 970-379-3907.

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.