The rodeo is wrapping up another successful season after kicking open the chutes in June, and it has been as exciting as ever.
This year, the Mesquite Championship Rodeo was the first ticketed athletic event in the country. See it for yourself before the finale rodeo performance on Saturday, August 29. Buy your tickets today online or call the Mesquite Arena box office at 972-674-0340 to experience the excitement, music, food, and fun of the Mesquite rodeo in an air-conditioned and safe environment.
Mesquite is the only city hosting a rodeo this year, making it worth the road trip or staycation to see this Texas tradition live in the Official Rodeo Capital of Texas! This season marks a unique year to attend. Catch a performance every Saturday from early June to August at 7:30 p.m. The rodeo operates at 25 percent capacity and complies with all safety mandates, including spacing of ticketed seats. The rodeo is the top place to be if you are interested in sports, authentic Texas barbecue, history, or unique experiences.
For more than 50 years, the Mesquite Championship Rodeo has entertained families with thrilling rodeo events such as saddle bronc riding, bull riding, barrel racing, team roping, and more. There is even a special event for the smallest cowboy or cowgirl. Sign your child up to enter a drawing for an unforgettable time participating in the fan-favorite, Mutton Bustin'. In Mutton Bustin', the child climbs onto a wild, wooly sheep and tries to hold on for the best ride of the night. The winner walks away with bragging rights and a trophy.
The rodeo is a great place to entertain friends, church groups, and scout groups with special rates. If you are celebrating an occasion, take advantage of a private, secluded luxury suite at the Mesquite Arena to make everyone's rodeo experience one to remember. Premium seating is also available to make you feel like a part of the performance.
While you visit to watch the best cowboys and cowgirls compete, explore the food, shopping, sports, arts, and culture in Mesquite. This Texas destination is excellent for visiting all year-round and, like the rodeo, it has something for everyone. There are tons of opportunities for fun, relaxation, and memories in Mesquite. Whether you are vacationing in Texas or are looking specifically to attend an amazing, one-of-a-kind sporting event, the city of Mesquite welcomes you.
To plan your trip today, head to VisitMesquiteTX.com.