Boy Scouts of America, Denver Area Council

Scout Day at the Rodeo

The year 2022 marks a 117 year Colorado Tradition – the National Western Stock Show and the Scouts and Families of the Denver Area Council are invited to participate. Scout and their families are being offered a special rate to participate in Scout Day at the Rodeo, which takes place the first Saturday of the National Western Stock Show, Saturday, January 8, 2022.

Scout Day at the Rodeo begins at 8:15 a.m. with the “Scouts Rodeo Experience” where you learn about the sport of rodeo through this interactive and engaging experience. You’ll get to go down on the arena floor and learn firsthand from rodeo contestants, queens, and the clown.

Special Group Discount Tickets for just $18.00 (a $32.00 value)

Group tickets include:

  • Meet and greet the cowboys and rodeo queens-autographs, pictures and questions
  • Walk through the bucking chutes-walk through the chutes that hold the bulls/broncs, cowboys will open the chutes-like they do for the animals
  • Barrel pattern-small barrel pattern will be set up, participants will learn the rules of barrel racing and can “run the barrels” on foot.
  • Rodeo clown’s barrel-rodeo clown explains his role in the rodeo, participants will have a chance to get in the clown barrel
  • Roping-cowboys will teach participants roping techniques and use roping dummies
  • Breaking the barrier-cowboys will explain the “break the barrier” rule-like a steer or horse does in the rodeo
  • Meet and greet a horse-participants will have a chance to meet and greet a live horse and learn about how it is used in the rodeo

Order tickets here or call 303.295.3959. The promo code NWSSBSA is activated closer to the event.