The 2024 Rodeo at the Ponderosa: A Fun-Filled Weekend for the Whole Family

Are you ready for some rodeo action?! Mark your calendars for the 2024 Rodeo at the Ponderosa, a thrilling two-day event happening on Friday, April 5th, and Saturday, April 6th. Hosted by Blazin’ Trails Cowboy Church and the Lincoln County Horseman’s Association, this rodeo promises to be an unforgettable experience for all.  If you’re a thrill-seeker, you won’t want to miss the chance to witness some incredible rodeo competitions.

The event will take place at “The Ponderossa” located at 1222 Ponderosa Rd, Lincolnton, NC 28092.

Ticket prices are:

  • At the gate:  $15 for adults and $10 for children
  • Advanced purchase:  $12 for adults and $8 for children (Friday night only kids 10 and under FREE)

While tickets can be purchased at the gate, you also have the option to pre-purchase them at these locations:

West End Sales:

Saine Hardware:

Schedule of Events (Same for both days):

4:30 PM:  Gates will open and vendors will be onsite, giving you plenty of time to explore and grab a bite to eat and do a little shopping for western apparell.

6:00 PM:  Get ready to enjoy live music by (TBD)

8:00 PM:  Rodeo competition starts!

The Bull Riding event offers a nightly $1000 prize, with a $50 fee to participate. Barrel Racing, on the other hand, has a $500 prize added each night, with a $45 fee to enter. And for the little ones, there will be a Kids Mutton Busting event, with the fee to be determined. So gather your family and friends, and head on over to the 2024 Rodeo at the Ponderosa. It’s an event you won’t want to miss. Get ready for an action-packed weekend filled with thrilling rodeo events, delicious food, quality cowboy apparel for sale and great music. See you there!

Onsite Food Options:

Main Concession Stand:

Food Truck:

Onsite Merchandise Vendors Include:

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