Here in Cody we take our rodeo seriously.
You can say something about my car, my haircut and even certain members of my family. If you want trouble, however, make fun of our Nite Rodeo. And never, ever say something derogatory about the Cody Stampede.
Every Fourth of July, like the rest of our country, we celebrate our independence. We like to take things a step or two further by starting the festivities a little early. On Monday, June 30 at 7 p.m., the rodeo grounds will be buzzing as the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Xtreme Bulls event features 40 of the world’s top bull riders competing for a $50,000 purse and the coveted Cody-Yellowstone Xtreme Bulls title.
The next day the 95th Cody Stampede kicks off and will continue through July 4. Cody Stampede Rodeo is one of nine stops on the Million Dollar Gold Tour Series insuring that the top cowboys in the country come here.
Other events during the celebration include parades, a street dance, barbecues and the Wild West Extravaganza in City Park, Read More