Silver Spurs Rodeo Blog

3 reasons why Silver Spurs Rodeo tickets make the best stocking stuffers

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Christmas is right around the corner, and while everyone loves to break out the ugly sweaters and bake cookies, many people experience stress when it comes to finding the ultimate holiday gift. Shopping for the perfect present when everyone seems to have everything already can make gift-giving extremely challenging. So why not consider giving the gift of an experience this holiday season? Check out three reasons why Kissimmee rodeo tickets make the best stocking stuffer! The gift of experience is

More than just a rodeo: The story of the Silver Spurs Stock Committee

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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

5 rodeo costumes you and your kids can rock this Halloween

Champions of the first Southern Showdown start the 2022 ProRodeo season off right!

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,

Everything and more on what to expect at the Silver Spurs Southern Showdown

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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

3 things kids can do at the Southern Showdown but not at home

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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!

Cowboy Essentials: What Equipment Do Roughstock Cowboys Bring to Rodeos?

From spins to bucks, become the expert in spotting these rodeo bucking styles

Landmark years and pivotal moments throughout the Silver Spurs Riding Club’s history

Birds eye view of the old Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee, Florida

Year of the Breakaway

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

145th Silver Spurs Rodeo and 10th Annual Monster Bulls Champions

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

Fun and interactive rodeo crafts your kids will love

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