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2019 Chief Joseph Days Junior Parade Results

2019 CJD Jr. Parade Results 105 Total Children Grand Prize Basketball Hoop Donated by Coca-Cola Bottling of LaGrande Sound of Running Feet Daughter of Chief Joseph Days Jolee Cunningham & Pete   Cash Prizes donated in each category by: Mr. Timber, Inc.   Ice Cream Cones donated to each participant by:  R&R Drive-in   Small Fry - Costumes 0-5...

2019 Chief Joseph Days Grand Parade Results

Parade results: Royalty: 1st: St. Paul 2nd: Lewiston Round up 3rd: Canby Rodeo Individual: 1st: Nala Speegle Commercial: 1st: Tri-County Equipment Musical Group: 1st: Soul Renovation Organization: 1st: Timber Unity, 2nd: Divide camp Riding Group: 1st: Oregon Governor mounted color guard, 2nd: Blue mountain riders Float:  1st: Pomona Grange Pictures from the 2019...

2019 Chief Joseph Days PRCA Rodeo Results

[caption id="attachment_7326" align="aligncenter" width="1000"] Anthony (Tony) Barrington riding toward an 80 point ride during Wednesday evenings PRCA rodeo at the 74th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo[/caption] FINAL PRCA Rodeo Results All-around cowboy: Jordan Tye, $3,739, tie-down roping and team roping. Bareback riding: 1. Bronc Marriott, 87 points on Bridwell...

74th Chief Joseph Days Court Appearance Schedule

If you would like to see, mingle and/or take pictures of the 74th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court, Queen Rylee Wilcox, Princesses Bethany Anderson & Katelynn Diggins see us at the following events: June 7 Eastern Oregon Livestock Show, Union, OR Parade and Rodeo Appearance  ...

From left to right: Princess Katelynn Diggins, Queen Rylee Wilcox, Princess Bethany Anderson

Rylie Wilcox crowned 2019 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo

From left to right: Princess Katelynn Diggins, Queen Rylie Wilcox, Princess Bethany Anderson During an incredible night filled with so much emotions and fun, Rylee Wilcox, was crowned as the 2019 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Queen!   [caption id="attachment_7196" align="aligncenter" width="825"] Rylee Wilcox receiving her crown from outgoing 2018...

2019 Chief Joseph Days Grand Marshall Bill Wells

An eastern Oregon native, Bill Wells attended school in Enterprise, Oregon, and was a graduate of the class of 1973. He was a member of the state basketball and state track championship teams. The year following graduation found Bill in Portland attending school and working as...

2019 Glitz & Glam

Every year Chief Joseph Days Rodeo honors its generous CJD Court Supporters with a big Glitz & Glam event. Last night's event was so well attended that more tables and chairs needed to be added. Chief Joseph Days Rodeo would like to thank all of its...

2019 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court

Meet the 2019, 74th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court   Queen Rylee Wilcox Rylee is a fifth generation Wallowa Countian with a strong family history here. Her mother Jill Wilcox is from Joseph Oregon. Her father and stepmother are Tim and Tonja Wilcox of Lewiston, Idaho. Paternal grandparents...

2018 Justin Boot Award Winner Tim Marshall

[caption id="attachment_6746" align="alignleft" width="226"] Tim Marshall with his wife Shelley.[/caption] The recipient of the 2018 Justin Boot Award, Tim Marshall, is best told by his daughter Abby's own words from a speech at the 73rd Chief Joseph Days Coronation: "Mom volunteered in 1990 to decorate and run...

Up Close & Personal with CJD’ Stage Coach

[caption id="attachment_6750" align="alignleft" width="300"] Gary Prout carrying the seemingly endless amount of leather tack that is paramount for a safe hitch up. Photography by©Angelika Ursula Dietrich.[/caption] Now in its 73rd year the Chief Joseph Days Rodeo is an indelible northeast Oregon tradition. For most of those...

2018 CJD PRCA Final Results

All-around cowboy: Caleb McMillan, $2,382, bull riding, tie-down roping, steer wrestling and steer roping. Bareback riding: 1. Clayton Biglow, 88 points on Bridwell Pro Rodeos' Scarlet Lady, $2,098; 2. Wyatt Denny, 82.5, $1,609; 3. Kevin Lusk, 78.5, $1,189; 4. (tie) Austin Williams and Cauy Pool, 77,...

2018 CJD Wednesday PRCA Results

    Performance 1 Leaders/Fastest Times of the Night, Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Bareback: Cauy Pool 77pts on Bridwell Pro Rodeos’ 32 West Point Girl Logan Patterson 69   Saddle Bronc: Alex Wright 84 pts on 66 Pick Up Sticks of Bridwell Pro Rodeos’ Jake Wright 81 Shane Proctor 77   Steer Wrestling: John Green 4.4 Levi Rudd...