July 7, 2012

112th Cattleman Days


The 112th Gunnison Cattleman Days still stands as the longest running rodeo in Colorado. The rodeo grounds and grandstands will be packed throughout the week enjoying a range of events. See the schedule below and check out the great events.

Schedule of Events

Saturday, July 7th

8:00 AM – 4-H Horse Show

Sunday, July 8th
Open Horse Show Info and Entry Form

Monday July 9th
9:00 AM – Cowboy Poetry @ The Gunnison Arts Center
7:00 PM – 4-H Project Review and Baked Goods Auction

Tuesday, July 10
8:30 AM – Cowboy Poetry @ Fred Field Heritage Center
7:00 PM – TETWP Silent Auction and Concert
Dean Dillon, Allen Shamblin, Phil O’Donnel and Jacklyn North
Evening entertainment Concert and Live Auction.
Go to the Tough Enough To Wear Pink Website For Details

Wednesday, July 11
8:30 AM – Watershed Team Roping and Barrel Racing, Auction
5:00 PM – Watershed Team Roping and Barrel Racing
7:00 PM – Evening Carnival At The Rodeo Grounds

Thursday, July 12 Tough Enough To Wear Pink Rodeo
10:00 AM – 4-H Sheep Show and Open Showmanship
2:30 PM – Pioneer Banquet At The Elks Lodge
6:00 PM – The #1 Tough Enough To Wear Pink PRCA Rodeo in the Country!
7:00 PM – TETWP Post Rodeo Dance (The Last Chance)
9:30 PM – Evening Carnival At The Rodeo Grounds

Friday, July 13 Patriot Night Rodeo
9:30 AM – 4-H Cattle Show and Adult Showmanship
10:30 AM 4-H Round Robin Showmanship
1:30 PM – PRCA Evening Rodeo Patriot Night Rodeo
7:00 PM – Dance at The Elks Lodge
9:00 PM – Carnival At The Rodeo Grounds

Saturday, July 14 Family Night Rodeo
Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast the IOOF Park @ Main Street and Virginia Ave.
7:30 AM – Cattlemen’s Days Parade
10:00 AM – 4-H Livestock Buyers BBQ
12:30 PM – 4-H Awards and Scholarship Presentation
1:30 PM – 4-H Junior Livestock Auction
2:00 PM – PRCA Evening Rodeo-Family Night, Kids 12 and under free with paid adult general admission $5.00 grandstand. 4-H Cattlemen’s Days Shares, Gunnison Cares. Bring a non-perishable food item to the gate.
7:00 PM – Dance At The Elks Lodge
9:00 PM – Carnival At The Rodeo Grounds

Sunday, July 15
9:00 AM – Cowboy Church / FCA Services-Rodeo Grounds –
12:30 PM – Horse Race Meet

About the Author

4. Seth Tucker
Seth Tucker has called Crested Butte home for some time learning the skills to explore the West Elk Mountains, whether it be mountain biking single track, hiking peaks or enjoying backcountry powder. Get out there and enjoy your mountain surroundings!