Silver Spurs Rodeo Blog
It’s the boom of pyrotechnics, the buck of every bull and bronc, and the turn-on-a-dime of every barrel racer. You know them as the largest rodeo east of the Mississippi for their community involvement and a longstanding tradition of wild rodeo action. However, the Silver Spurs Riding Club is more than just a rodeo to over 300 year-round volunteers committed to the betterment of the community by way of rodeo. Join us in celebration as we mark the Club’s 8th
The curtain has closed on the first-ever Silver Spurs Southern Showdown. With a weekend dedicated to highlighting locally raised Silver Spurs stock, born-to-buck bulls and wild broncs gave professional cowboys the thrill of a showdown! The books for the 2022 Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) season opened on Friday, October 1st, across the nation. The Southern Showdown kicked off a new year of competition, with money earned counting for the 2022 world standings. With a $10,000 purse for each event,
You may be familiar with rodeos in Florida, like the Silver Spurs Rodeo and Monster Bulls, but did you know the Silver Spurs Club is hosting an exciting event your family is sure to love? On Friday, October 1st, and Saturday, October 2nd, the Silver Spurs Riding Club invites you to witness professional cowboys compete in our last event of the year, the Southern Showdown! On the blog, we’ll go over what you can expect during this event and why
Unleash the beast, and we don’t just mean the bulls. The Silver Spurs Southern Showdown allows kids to have unlimited fun! Here are 3 things your kids can’t do at home but are actually encouraged to do at the Southern Showdown! Meet a Real Cowboy. Meeting a cowboy doesn’t have to be a toy story. At Silver Spurs, your little cowgirl, cowboy, or ranch hand can come to meet, speak, and maybe even get an autograph from a real cowboy!
History was made in 2019 when the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) added an event to the timed event portion of the rodeo. If you love calf roping and team roping, you’re sure to love this event, as it is for the women of rodeo! You now can see cowgirls competing not only in barrel racing but also in breakaway roping! The Silver Spurs Rodeo is thrilled to announce breakaway roping will be making its debut at the 146th Silver
The dust has now settled from the opening of our 2021 season for the 145th Silver Spurs Rodeo on Friday, February 19th, through Sunday, February 21st, at the Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee. Cowboys and cowgirls from all over the country competed for their share of a $50,000 purse. Our secretaries have finalized scores, and we are excited to share the results with you! Below are the top three winners in each rodeo event: All-around cowboy: Tim Pharr, $2,988, tie-down
The Silver Spurs Rodeo is more than just family entertainment. Behind the bucks, fast runs, and quick loops, the Silver Spurs Riding Club serves the local community. By preserving an American tradition, the Club simultaneously plays a prominent role in Central Florida. As a 501(c)(5), the organization’s mission has been to give back through donations and community service. While a majority of funds are raised during rodeo events, here are three ways you can support the Silver Spurs Riding Club