Rodeo Grand Island 2019

Rodeo Grand Island 2019

Friday• March 1 • 7:30 pm PRCA Rodeo
Saturday • March 2 • 1:00 pm PRCA Rodeo
Saturday• March 2 • 7:30 pm PRCA Xtreme Bulls Tour

Special Entertainment Includes:
WAYNE BROOKS – 6X PRCA Announcer of the Year
KEITH ISLEY – 19X Clown of the Year/Coors Man in the Can
JOHN PAYNE – 12X PRCA Specialty Act of the Year, The One Arm Bandit!
JASON GOODMAN – With the Young Living Percheron Hitch, Gentle Giants

“Rodeo Grand Island,” is an elite pro rodeo all-star event to be held March 1 and 2. Presented by First National Bank, this sanctioned Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association (PRCA) event will be held at the Heartland Events Center in Grand Island for the third year.

Rodeo Grand Island features world class rodeo athletes, championship bucking stock and award winning contract personnel. The event is produced by South Dakota based Sutton Rodeo, which has enjoyed decades of success around the country. Sutton Rodeo is the producer of Rodeo Rapid City held annually at Rushmore Plaza Civic Center since 1978, a rodeo nominated 16 times for PRCA’s “Indoor Rodeo of the Year” award.

“We are excited to bring the crown jewels of pro rodeo to the heart of Nebraska,” says Steve Sutton, who along with his wife Kim and their children, and Steve’s parents Jim and Julie Sutton run the rodeo operation. “This is going to be a world class event with intense competition from some of today’s top rodeo stars.”

Experience one of the newest PRCA rodeos in the nation, Rodeo Grand Island. Top PRCA contestants will be competing in all seven rodeo events; Bareback, Tie Down, Saddle Bronc, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Barrel Racing and Bull Riding.

The PRCA Rodeo features 400 top PRCA contestants including World Champions, Wrangler National Finals Qualifiers, Prairie and Badland Circuit Champions all competing for prize money to carry them to a 2019 championship title!

Don’t miss the PRCA Xtreme Bulls Tour, sponsored by First National Bank, March 2nd at 7:30 pm in the Eihusen Arena, at the Heartland Events Center, Grand Island NE. PRCA Xtreme Bulls Tour will feature 30 top PRCA bull riding contestants competing against 30 of the top bulls in the world for over $36,000 in prize money.

About Sutton Rodeo: Sutton Rodeo is a sixth generation rodeo company, founded in 1926. Sutton Rodeo produces all levels of rodeo from PRCA to high school. Sutton Rodeo is best known for PRCA events including Top Large Indoor Rodeo of the Year Awards, Bucking Stock of the Year Awards and Hall of Fame Stock Contractor, James Sutton, Sr.

For additional information, contact Sutton Rodeo, 605.258.2596,

Venue: Heartland Events Center
700 East Stolley Park Rd.
Grand Island, NE 68801
Phone: 308-382-4515