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99th Annual Sonoita Labor Day Rodeo
"Best Little Rodeo in Arizona"
   Over 700 entries & over $40,000 in cash & buckles awarded to the top contestants of the Southwest. 
General Info:
  • Gates open daily @ 10AM
  • Admission: $10 adults, $5 for kids ages 5-12, and little ones 4 and under get in free.
  • Pre-Rodeo begins @ 12:30 p.m. daily with the Kid's Rodeo 
  • Main Performance Starts @ 2PM.
  • Steak fry and dance to follow the rodeo on Saturday and Sunday. 
  • Merchandise & Concessions on site. 

Entry Info:
  • All events are Central Entry except​ team roping on Saturday and Sunday (Jackpot Format). Day permit can be bought to rope in Monday's sanctioned team roping for $25 (unless you are a local). You must enter through Central Entry on Monday, August 26, 2013. Central Entry Events: 623.455.8339. Central Entry Team Roping 623.455.8385. Local entries taken Monday, August 19th, 4-6PM @ 520.471.7323. 

JR Rodeo
  • Buckles to winners every day as well as prizes awarded to 3rd place. 
  • MUST PRE-ENTER: Local Entries Monday, August 5th, 4-6 PM 520.471.7323
  •                                   Non- Locals, Monday August 12th, 4-6PM @ 520.471.7323.
  • Mutton Bustin' - 50 lbs & under.
  • Calf Riding - 12 & under.
  • Barrel Racing - 5-9, 10-14.
  • Entry Fees: $20, Team Roping $40

Friday Night Barrel Race - August 30th 
  • 6 PM - 4D Barrel Race
  • 3PM Time Only
  • CASH ONLY! NBHA Co-Sanction

Sonoita Labor Day Rodeo Team Roping​ - August 31 & September 1
  • Books Open @ 7AM. Rope @ 8 AM SHARP.
  • Open w/#12 Incentive - $50/roper/ Enter 3X
  • Incentive: 1.5 seconds off of first steer, .5 second off of the short round steer. 
  • Top 15 teams com back to the short round in perf.
  • Stock Contractor: T5 & V Heart Rodeo.
  • Contact: Manuel Murrietta @ 520.400.3119

  • September 2nd - GCPRA Team Roping: Need to pre-enter with GCPRA Central Entry.

Will Cow Milking & Wild Horse Race $150/team. Pre-entries 520.471.7323​

Contestant​s:
  • All entries are CASH only - NO CHECKS.
  • Western Dress code strictly enforced at all times. 
  • Contestants enter free. All others pay $10 admittance each day.
  • Contestants no day parking fees. All others at contestant gate must pay $5 parking. 
  • Overnight campers pay a $10 per night dry camp fee. NO HOOK UPS AVAILABLE.
  • ​Stall rental available for $10per night,on a first-come first-serve basis. 

August 29th - 30th, 2014