Pro Rodeo Tickets on Sale 2.21.2014
The PRCA Pro Rodeo returns to Springfield with the Ozark Empire Pro Rodeo presented by Wrangler and PFI Western Store on March 21-22, 2014 at the Ozark Empire Fairgrounds.
The Ozark Empire Pro Rodeo will star funnyman Lecile Harris with intermission entertainment by Guy McLean - Australian Horseman.
Admission & Times
Stop by PFI Western Store to purchase tickets or buy online at www.ozarkempirefair.com. VIP Reserved seats are $30, Adult General Admission (ages 13 and up) are $18, Child General Admission (ages 3-12) is $14 and kids 2 and under are free.
The rodeo action begins at 8:00 pm both nights with VIP gates opening at 6:45 pm and general admission gate at 7:00 pm. Midnight Rodeo will host the after party Friday and Saturday night following the event.
The Ozark Empire Pro Rodeo is proudly sponsored by Wrangler, PFI Western Store, Price Cutter, Corwin Dodge, Hardee's, Results Advertising, Coors Light, Rider Relief, Justin Boots, Montana Silversmith, Ram Rodeo Series, LaQuinta, Pendleton Whisky, Bobcat of Springfield, Van Keppel, Midnight Rodeo, and Ozarks Coca-Cola Dr. Pepper Bottling Company.
Pro Wool Riding
The festivities will open both nights with mutton bustin’ in the Pro Wool Riding Championship. Aspiring cowboys and cowgirls must meet the following requirements in order to partcipate:
- All guardians must sign a rider participant wavier.
- Must be 8 years old or under to ride. Must be accompanied by an adult.
- Must be 60 lbs or under to ride.
- No ropes are allowed for use when riding sheep. Dull spurs are permitted.
- Riders will be scored on 6 second ride.
- Top 10 scored rides or timed rides will compete in the championship round during the PRCA Rodeo each night.
- You may enter 2 times during the qualifying round.
- Parents may not assist rider once they have left the bucking chute.
- Judge's decision is final.
- Clean Slate Rule for Championship Round. All scores or times during the qualifying round are wiped clean and everyone in the Championship Round has an equal opportunity to win the nightly Pro Wool Riding Championship.
Qualifying Entry Fee for Pro Wool Riding: $15 (there is no additional entry fee if you make the championship round)
Prize Money: 1st place - 50% | 2nd place - 30% | 3rd place - 20%
Buckle awarded to Qualifying Round Champion
Trophy & prize money awarded in Championship Round.
Friday March 21st and Saturday March 22nd
Entries will be taken starting at 11:00 am - 11:45 am (Location to be determined)
Qualifying Round of mutton bustin' will start at 12 noon to 12:45 pm.
Championship Round will start at 7:30 pm nightly - please check into the mutton bustin' table at the front doors by 7:15 pm. If you are not present by 7:15 pm, you will be scratched from the competition.