Our rodeo finals will take place on October 26th and October 27th.
We will begin promptly at 7pm on October 26th and on October 27th we will begin promptly at 8am.
Our finals and banquet this year will take place at the Hardee County Cattleman's Arena. The arena is located at 507 Civic Center Drive, Wauchula, FL 33873. The banquet will take place immediately after the rodeo on October 27th on the arena grounds.
To compete in finals you must have competed in your event in at least 5 rodeos this season. For example, to compete in poles at finals you must have competed in poles in at least 5 rodeos this season. To compete in barrels at finals you must have competed in barrels in at least 5 rodeos this season.
The cost for finals:
For Tots, Jr's and Sr's - a one time fee of $35.00 per event for the entire weekend.
Tiny Tots - a one time fee of $20.00 per event for the entire weekend.
Trailer Hook Ups at Finals:
There are only 25 trailer hook ups available. Trailer hook ups are $25.00 per night. Due to the few trailer hook ups available we will have a random drawing to select who will get a trailer hook up. If you need a trailer hook up you must call Lynn Matthews at 863-581-9654 so your name will be entered into the drawing. Again please note you must pay for your trailer hook up, they are not free. The drawing for the trailer hook up will take place at the rodeo on Saturday September 29th. You must pay for your hook up by Saturday October 6th at our August make up rodeo.
ONLY CASH PAYMENTS WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR TRAILER HOOK UPS.
Run Order for Finals:
Friday October 26th Starting at 7:00 pm,
Barrels, Poles, And Goats
Saturday morning October 27th at 8:00 am
Rough Stock, Breakaway, Tie Down Calf Roping, Team Roping , Chute Doggin and Steer Wrestling.
After 1st go we will start 2nd go of Rough Stock, Breakaway, Tie Down Calf Roping, Team Roping, Chute Doggin and Steer Wrestling
Saturday October 27 at 12:00 pm 2nd go
Barrels, Poles and Goats
Saturday October 27th at 6:30 pm Banquet
Pulled Pork or Chicken Quarters, Bake Beans, Potato Salad $10.00 A Plate.
Order dinners at make up rodeo October 5th and 6th and pay for dinners at finals rodeo October 26th and 27th.
We need help setting up prizes, tables and chairs after the rodeo; text or call Lynn Matthews at 863-581-9654; Banquet is inside the arena.
2018 Central Florida Rodeo Association Finals and Banquet Information