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What time do the gates officially open for the Rodeo?

  • On Wednesday and Thursday, gates open at 6 pm.
  • On Friday and Saturday, gates open at 5:30 pm.

What events take place at the Rodeo?

  • Bareback riding, bull riding, saddle bronc riding and other events take place each night of the Rodeo. Bullfights take place Thursday & Friday.

What time does the Rodeo start?

  • The Rodeo officially starts at 7 pm, but we recommend arriving early to account for the time it takes to park, grab food and drinks and find your friends.

Where can I park?

  • There will be clearly marked people to guide you. You will be parking in unpaved fields, though, so you may want to prepare for mud if it rains.

How much does a kid’s ticket cost?

  • Kids 3 years old and younger get in free and are required to sit on an adult’s lap.
  • Tickets for children ages 4 and up are the same as adult prices:
    • Wednesday & Thursday: $25 for bleacher seats and $35 for box seats.
    • Friday & Saturday: $30 or bleacher seats and $40 for box seats.

Will there be children’s activities?

  • Yes. Look for the BOLD Marketing tent for exclusive event temporary tattoos, face painting and more!

How can I purchase box seats?

  • Box seats are available only by calling or visiting the ticket box office.

What is the phone number for the ticket box office?

  • 800-455-2855

What are the box office hours?

  • The box office is open Monday through Friday 10 am to 4 pm.

Where is the box office?

  • The box office is located at the Rodeo grounds: 1220 N. Ingram Road Sikeston, MO 63801

Can I bring outside food and drinks into the Rodeo arena?

  • No outside food or drinks are allowed. A variety of concessions are available.

Can I bring a cooler or backpack?

  • No.

Can I exit the arena after I’ve entered?

  • Reentry is not allowed.

Can I bring a bleacher seat?

  • Yes!

Do I need cash to pay for things inside?

  • No. We accept debit and credit cards.

What happens if it rains?

  • The Rodeo goes on rain or shine. Umbrellas are allowed. If there is a storm warning, the Rodeo/concert will be postponed until the warning expires.

Are the grounds wheelchair accessible?

  • Yes. The grounds are wheelchair accessible. Box seats ($35) must be purchased for this type of seating.

What is a day sheet and how much does it cost?

  • A day sheet is a list of Rodeo participants performing that night of the Rodeo. It costs $3 and is a fun way to track contestants’ scores.


What time do the concerts start?

Concerts start shortly after the Rodeo ends. This is usually around 9:30-10 pm, but it can be later, depending on how long it takes to prepare the grounds and set up the stage.

How do I set up a meet and greet with an entertainer?

Meet and greets are handled directly through the entertainer. You can see if they are offering a meet and greet by visiting the entertainer’s website. If there is no information listed, they are likely not holding a meet and greet at our venue.

How can I get a better view during the concert?

Add an In the Dirt Band to your ticket to stand in front of the stage during the concert.


What is an In the Dirt Band?

An In The Dirt Band gets you in the “pit” area of the concert. So instead of sitting in your bleacher seat during the concert, you can enjoy the entertainer up close.

How much are In the Dirt Bands?

Prices for In the Dirt Bands vary by night/entertainer.
  • In the Dirt Bands for Morgan Wallen on Wednesday are $10.
  • In the Dirt Bands for Sammy Kershaw, Collin Raye & Aaron Tippen on Thursday are $15.
  • In the Dirt Bands for Jake Owen on Friday are $20.
  • In the Dirt Bands for Midland on Saturday are $20.

Do I need a ticket with an In the Dirt Band?

Yes. In the Dirt Bands are an add-on purchase to your Rodeo ticket.

Where can I buy In the Dirt Bands?

In the Dirt Bands can be purchased at the box office once you enter the gates, or online when you first buy your Rodeo ticket. If you’ve already bought a Rodeo ticket, you can purchase In the Dirt Bands only at the ticket office.

How do I use my In the Dirt Band?

During the Rodeo, a line will begin forming under the Party Porch (see the event map for the exact location). Wait in this line for entrance into the pit shortly before the concert begins. If you want a great view, we recommend getting in line early.


What is the All-Inclusive Chute Club?

The All-Inclusive Chute Club is for Rodeo-goers who desire an extraordinary Rodeo experience. Chute Club members enjoy exclusive access to an air-conditioned shelter that boasts unlimited food, Pepsi products and Anheuser-Busch products. The Rodeo will be livestreamed in the shelter, and each pass comes with a complimentary In the Dirt Band for that night.

How much are passes for the All-Inclusive Chute Club?

Wednesday and Thursday passes are $75 per night, Friday and Saturday passes are $100 per night and includes an In the Dirt Band along with other great exclusives, making this an absolute deal for true Rodeo fans.

Where is the All-Inclusive Chute Club?

The Club is located on the east side of the arena. If you look at the event map, it is behind section V and near the east entrance.

How long are the All-Inclusive items available in the Chute Club?

Pass holders can enjoy unlimited Pepsi, food, mixed drinks and Anheuser-Busch products from 6 until entertainment takes the stages. After the concert begins beverages can be purchased from the bar.

Does the All-Inclusive Chute Club pass come with a bleacher seat?

No, it does not come with a bleacher seat. However, if you have already purchased a bleacher or box seat or plan to do so, you can add an All-Inclusive Chute Club pass to your ticket for $100 at the Rodeo ticket box office or the Chute Club entrance.


What is slack and how much does it cost?

For each Rodeo contest, we have a limited number of spots. Slack is a free event where you can watch overflow contestants compete.

What nights are slack?

Slack events are held Monday and Tuesday at 6 pm and Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 4 pm. From Wednesday through Saturday, slack attendees will be asked to leave the Rodeo grounds and reenter prior to the official start time for that evening.

Can slack attendees bring food and drinks into the Rodeo grounds?

Visitors are welcome to bring food and drinks while watching slack. However, outside food and drinks are not allowed at the actual Rodeo.
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