August 26 – McCrossan Boys Ranch Campus
4:00 – Gates open
4:30 – Working Class Hero Band
5:30 – Rodeo Show Begins
Saddle Up! It’s time again for the McCrossan Boys Ranch Xtreme Event Challenge. Featuring only the most jaw dropping, xtreme, action-packed events of rodeo – Barrel Racing, Mutton Busting and the Northern Bull Riding Tour! Get a chance to see some of the fastest barrel racers and best bull riders in the country butting heads and battling it out for cash prizes and the honor of being crowned the Xtreme Event Challenge Champion.
This will be the 11th Annual “Beauty & the Beast” Event Challenge to be held in our outdoor Leo P. Flynn Memorial Arena at McCrossan Boys Ranch. All proceeds will go to support the quality programs for at-risk youth at McCrossan Boys Ranch.
Joining us this year to kick off our rodeo will be the band “Working Class Hero.” Don’t miss out on this high-energy cover band playing your favorite classics and latest hits from today! We are also excited that “Toofpik” the rodeo clown will be back by popular demand this year entertaining our crowd of all ages.
Lasso up some tickets and check out the Sioux Falls area’s most action-packed rodeo. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the gate and there are many opportunities for sponsorships and program ads. Kids 12 and under just $5! We also have openings for vendor booths for just $50. Don’t clown around and miss the fun – visit www.mccrossan.org for more details or to buy tickets online. For more information or advanced tickets contact the Development Office at (605) 339-1203. Tickets will also be available at Haegle’s Western Store and Tractor Supply Company.
Attention future cowboys and cowgirls, we will again have Mutton Busting! The toughest sport on wool! If your children would like to participate please register in the crow’s nest before the show the evening of the event. We will draw the names of 10 youth to participate this year. Children must be 4 to 8 years old to participate or under 60 lbs. and are required to wear a protective helmet.