Information & Tickets

2017 Rodeo Tickets: 

Presale Tickets: (Presale for 2017 is closed. Tickets will be available at the gate.)
                       General Admission (grandstands and grass seating, no chairs provided)
                                Adult $12.00 

                                Child (ages 6 - 12) $8.00

                                Children ages 5 and under are free

                       Available for Sunday's Rodeo Only, Presale Only (not available at gate):  
                                Family Pack (2 adults, 2 children, general admission) $35.00

                       Premier Seating (adjacent to the roping box, only 25 available, available online and at gate) $45 

​                               Premier Seating Inventory as of 8/23/17: Saturday - 4 available, Sunday - 18 available 

                    Important Presale Notes
                                Presale tickets purchased online before August 15th will be mailed to you. If you do not                                     want your tickets mailed to the shipping address you provide in PayPal, please email us                                     at as soon as possible. 
                                Presale tickets purchased online after August 15th will be in Will Call at the Information                                             Booth at the rodeo. You can pick them up either day of the rodeo once the gates open. 

    Presale tickets (general admission) are NO LONGER available for purchase at the following locations:
                      Piping Rock Equestrian Center (12318 Union Mills Rd. Truckee, CA)
                      Sears in Truckee (12047 Donner Pass Rd. Truckee, CA)
                      Truckee River RV Park (10068 Hirschdale Rd. Truckee, CA)
                      Glenshire General Store (10095 Dorchester Dr. Truckee, CA)

       Tickets are still available for sale at Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce (10065 Donner         Pass Rd. Truckee, CA (inside Train Depot)) at at-the-gate prices. 
These tickets will be available all weekend.  

At the Gate: (all at-the-gate sales and bar sales are CASH ONLY, there will be an ATM available)
                       General Admission (grandstands and grass seating, no chairs provided on grass) 
                                Adult $15.00
                                Child (ages 6 - 12) $10.00
                                Children ages 5 and under are free

                       Premier Seating (adjacent to the roping box, upon availability) $50.00    

ADA seating is available. Please email us at for details on accessible seating. Thanks!

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If you love the Truckee Pro Rodeo, please consider donating! The Truckee Pro Rodeo Association is a Non-Profit 501(c)(3) organization run solely by volunteers. The rodeo is only able to return each year through the support of our community through donations and sponsorships. If you would like to become a friend of the rodeo by making a donation, please use the donation button below or mail a check to the address above. The rodeo appreciates each and every sponsorship and would like to extend our gratitude to all who wish to help!


Our greatest appreciation must be given to Jeff and Terri Davis, their family, and Four Star Rodeo Company, who believed in Truckee! Without your help, Truckee's tradition would have disappeared! Thank you for your wisdom, expertise, and most of all, your patience. You will always be a part of our family!

Thank you also to the Truckee Donner Horsemen Association who help us keep the western heritage of Truckee alive through their support of the rodeo and other fun events they put on throughout the summer. Check out their website to get involved with the best horsemen group around!
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If you would like to photograph this event you must have written permission from the Truckee Pro Rodeo Association. All photographs are the property of the Association and cannot be sold. Please submit your request in writing to our mailing or email address. We will do our best to accommodate you. If you would like to volunteer your services as a photographer, we would gladly accept and credit you whenever a photo of yours is used. Please contact us if you might be interested in donating your photos to the Association. 

Unless you are an approved photographer, please leave your fancy camera at home. DSLR cameras (or similar) will not be permitted through entry gates. 
Join us for the rodeo Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. and 
Sunday, August 26, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at McIver Arena in Truckee, CA 
at 10695 Brockway Road (next to the Truckee Regional Park). 
Contact Us: 

  • Email:
  • Mail: P.O. Box 2424 Truckee, CA 96160
  • Phone: Please email us with your question and include a phone number if you would like a call back.

Thank you for your interest in competing in the Truckee Pro Rodeo, please register through CCPRA.
Truckee Pro Rodeo Committee:

Stephanie Buranzon, Carley O'Connell, Ted Reviglio, Gail and Spike Richardson, Dave Summers, Tasha Peterson, Heather Payne, Lolly Buranzon, Ty Rogers

How to Get Involved:

The Truckee Pro Rodeo is run solely by volunteers, so we welcome all the help we can get! If you would like to join the planning committee for the 2017 rodeo, please contact us. We always need volunteers at the event itself as well. Let us know if you would like to help out!
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2017 Rodeo Presented by:
Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Donner Lodge #162
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2017 Rodeo Vendors:

Food: Men Wielding Fire (BBQ), Happy Lemon (Lemonade & Snacks), Iron Horse Kettle Korn (Kettle Corn & Snacks), Marty's Provisions (BBQ), Super Swirl Inc. (Ice Cream)

Retail: Truckee Rodeo Logo Gear, Rogers Cowboy Supply, Lou Lou Jewelry, The Bullet Studio, Quiet Woman Cattle Company, Matt Billingsly, William Tell Leather
Parking: Parking is limited, so carpooling is encouraged.

Public: The lot across Estates Drive from the rodeo grounds will be open for public parking. The Truckee High School Girls Basketball Team regulates the parking in this lot and charges a small fee. All proceeds are a donation to the team. Free public parking is available along Brockway Rd. or in the dirt lots by the baseball fields in Regional Park (very nearby).

VIP: VIP parking is on the east side of the arena, enter through the gate to the right of the Ticket Booth. Please display your VIP Parking Pass and park along the fence that borders the grandstands in VIP designated spots only. There is no charge for VIP parking.

ADA: ADA parking is on the east side of the arena, enter through the gate to the right of the Ticket Booth. Park along the south side of the fence that borders the grandstands in ADA designated spots only. There is no charge for ADA parking.

Volunteers: Volunteer parking is on the east side of the arena, enter through the gate to the right of the Ticket Booth. Please display your Volunteer Parking Pass and park along the fence that runs the perimeter of this main parking area. Park perpendicular to the fence in designated spots only. There is no charge for volunteer parking.

Contestants: Main contestant parking is in the lot on the east of the arena, enter through the gate to the right of the Ticket Booth. Daytime contestants park in the front area and overnight contestants park in the back area. Please let the gate personnel know if you are a daytime or overnight contestant so you are parked correctly. Please park in designated spaces only. There is no charge for contestant parking.

Drill Teams: Drill team parking is on the west side of the arena, as is overflow contestant parking. Please display your Volunteer Parking Pass when arriving. Contact us at to obtain a volunteer parking pass. There is no charge for drill team parking.
2017 Rodeo Personnel:

Stock Contractor: Four Star Rodeo

Announcer: Dan Fowlie

Bullfighter: Dave Murdock

Pick Up Men: Jeff Shears, Billy Holland, Mike George

Rodeo Clown: Bert Davis, "The Coppertown Clown"

Specialty Acts: World Renowned Trick Roper, Rider Kiesner and Bert Davis & Davis' Muttley Crew

Flag Team: Local volunteers, Junior Horsemen, and Painted Ladies Drill Team