2017 Chief Joseph Days Event Schedule

3rd in world standings (July 27, 2017), and Wallowa County native, Derek Kolbaba,
at the 72nd Annual Chief Joseph Days Rodeo

73rd Annual Chief Joseph Days Rodeo
July 24-29, 2018

“Feel the Thunder”

Tentative Schedule of events. Daily activities may be subject to changes until further notice.


 Tuesday, July 24
Chief Joseph Days Kickoff

1:30 PM – Bucking Horse Stampede down Main Street, Joseph

Don’t just see it on video Experience it LIVE!!! 

Don’t miss the Chief Joseph Days Rodeo kickoff
Four days of PRCA rodeo action, plus six days of western activities

Wednesday, July 25

4th Annual Chief Joseph Days Little Buckaroo Rodeo for Special Need Children & Adults

 

9 a.m. @ Harley Tucker Rodeo Grounds

Goat Tail Untying
Stick Horse Barrel Race
Bouncy Horse Race
Dummy Roping
Dummy Bull Riding
plus horseback rides

Participants age: preschool through adults.

Participants receive a cowboy hat, T-shirt, bandana and a lariat  

This event is open to special need children. There is no cost to participate.

We encourage the parents and children to participate in Friday Youth and Saturday’s Grand Parade.

For more information contact Debbie Scudder scudderdeb6@gmail.com or 541-398-2060.

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Family Night

Ticket Price $14 General Admission
Kids 6 & under FREE
Kid-friendly humor at PRCA Rodeo
National Anthem: Victoria Lattin

2:00 PM – Rodeo Slack
7:00 PM – Action packed PRCA Rodeo at the Harley Tucker Memorial Arena
9:00 PM – Family Dance at the Thunder Room
Mechanical Bull available at no charge for the kids

Thursday. July 26
“Tough Enough to Wear Pink” PRCA Night

Tough Enough to Wear Pink Night

Ticket Price $14 General Admission

National Anthem: Tricia Kunkle-Tucker

9:00 a.m. “Miles for Mammogram Walk”. 
2:00 PM – Rodeo Slack
7:00 PM – Action packed PRCA Rodeo at the Harley Tucker Memorial Arena!
Wear pink and support local cancer screening.
Dance to DJ Music and 3D Productions after the Rodeo at the Thunder Room
Mechanical Bull for your entertainment FREE

Friday, July 27
Western Heritage & PRCA Rodeo Action

Western Heritage & PRCA Rodeo Action

Ticket Price $17 covered; $15 uncovered

National Anthem: Lindsey Williams

5:30 AM – American Legion Breakfast begins
7:00 AM – Golf Tournament Signup at Alpine Meadows Golf Course, Enterprise
10:00 AM – Kiddie parade down Main Street
2:00 PM – Rodeo Slack
7:00 PM – Action packed PRCA Rodeo at the Harley Tucker Memorial Arena!
Dance to DJ Music and 3D Productions after the Rodeo at the Thunder Room
9:00 PM – Teen dance at Joseph Community Center with Full Tilt Audio – cover $5

Saturday, July 28
Western Heritage, Indian Pride & PRCA Rodeo Action

Western Heritage, Indian Tradition & PRCA Rodeo Action

Ticket Price $20 covered; $17 uncovered

National Anthem: Jessie Borgerding

Early AM – Shrine Breakfast at the Rodeo Grounds begins
10:00 AM – Grand parade on Main Street
12:00 PM – Friendship Feast at the Encampment Pavilion
2:30 PM – Rodeo Slack
3:00 PM – Traditional Indian Dance Contest at the Encampment Pavilion
7:00 PM – Final night of Action packed PRCA Rodeo at the Harley Tucker Memorial Arena!
Dance to DJ Music and 3D Productions after the Rodeo at the Thunder Room
9:00 PM – Teen Dance at Joseph Community Center with Full Tilt Audio – cover charge $5
11:00 PM – Cowboy breakfast begins and continues throughout the night

Sunday, July 29
Cowboy Breakfast & Church Service

Cowboy Breakfast & Cowboy Church Service

Cowboy breakfast continues

8:00 AM – Cowboy Church Service at the Harley Tucker Memorial Arena