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Date: October 13, 2022 - October 15, 2022
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

The Three Rivers College Championship College Rodeo, presented by Farm Credit of Southeast Missouri, will be held October 13 – 15, 2022. The event co-hosted by the Sikeston Jaycees, will be held at the Art Saunders Arena at the Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo grounds.

The rodeo will begin at 7 p.m. on Thursday and Friday evenings, and 3 p.m. on Saturday. Gates open one hour before start time.

Tickets will be $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 4-12, and free for ages 3 and younger. Three Rivers students and employees will be admitted for $5 by showing their TRC ID. New this year, buy your tickets online at!

The rodeo will include bull riding, bareback bronc riding, barrel racing, saddle bronc riding, steer wrestling, goat tying, and various roping competitions.

At each performance, there will be a free calf scramble for kids ages 5-12. Cowboy Kenny’s Steel Rodeo will thrill attendees with a daring dirt bike show. This specialty act features an 11-time X games champion, who is one of the most successful dirt bike riders in Freestyle Motocross. More details to come about the various activities for kids and Cowboy Kenny.

This event is National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association-sanctioned and will feature top competitors from 15 college rodeo teams in the Association’s Ozark Region. Participating colleges include Central Methodist University, East Mississippi Community College, Erskine College, Michigan State University, Mississippi State University, Missouri Valley College, Murray State University, Northwest Mississippi Community College, Pearl River Community College, Southern Arkansas University, University of Arkansas-Monticello, University of Kentucky, University of West Alabama, and the University of Tennessee at Martin, as well as Three Rivers College. The teams will be competing for top honors at the rodeo, regional ranking, and points to qualify for the College National Finals Rodeo in June 2023.

Follow the Three Rivers Rodeo team on Facebook for the latest details.

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2080 Three Rivers Blvd., Poplar Bluff, MO 63901
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