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Lecture: History of the World’s Oldest Rodeo®
July 23 at 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Dubbed the “World’s Oldest Rodeo,” Prescott Frontier Days™ has endured from 1888 to the present day. This organization possesses many accolades in the realm of rodeo, particularly when it came to establishing the criteria defining a professional rodeo and running continuously since its inception in the late 19th century. Learn about the history and demographics of one of Prescott’s longest running institutions: the Prescott Rodeo.
Daniel Rogers is a long-time resident of Prescott and has been involved in the Prescott Rodeo most of his life. He is currently the manager of the Prescott Frontier Days, Inc.® archives, including the World’s Oldest Rodeo®.
Join us on Saturday, July 23, at 2 p.m. for this special presentation in the auditorium of the Education Center. Admission is free but reservations are required (RSVP below). Ticketholders: please enter through McCormick Street gate at event.