F.A.Q

FAQ’s ABOUT TICKETS

Q:  What are your individual ticket prices?
A:  General Admission Adult-$15, Children (11 & under) $7;  Reserve Adult-$20, Children (11 & Under) $7; Box Seats $25 each; Sky Box Seating-$100 each seat.
**On Wednesday evening (Kid’s Night) children 11 & under are FREE in the general admission and reserved sections.

Q:  Can I buy tickets at the gate?
A:  Yes!  Tickets are available at the ticket office on the Rodeo Grounds prior to each performance.

Q:  Do you accept credit cards?
A:  Yes

Q: Do I need to make reservations for a large group?
A:  Advanced ticket purchases for a large group are only needed if you would like to sit in the Reserved, Box Seats, or Sky Box areas.

Q:  Do you offer group discounts?
A:  Sorry, no.

Q:  How quickly are tickets sold out?
A:  Tickets are always available, however there are limited quantities of box seats and sky boxes available.

Q:  Where can I purchase advanced tickets?
A:  Tickets can be purchased online at www.pickmytickets.com with an additional $1.50 handling charge on online orders, as well as postage charges.

Q:  What type of seats are available?
A:
General Admission: Covered grandstand seating on the north side of the arena, along the track.  A general admission tickets is required to enter the beer garden on the east end of the arena.  Seating is on a first come-first served basis.  Alcohol is not allowed in the general admission seating area north grandstand.
Reserved Seating:  Covered grandstand on west end of the arena.  The grandstand is divided into 4 sections: A, B, C, & D.  Section D is on the south end, closest to the rough stock chutes.  In the reserved section, guests are assigned a section, row and seat number.  This option assures you a saved space.  Alcohol is available in this area.
Box Seats:  These seats are located on the west end of the arena, with chair seating at ground level, immediately next to the arena fence.  There are 23 boxes with 8 chairs per box.  Each seat costs $25, with no special pricing for children.  Alcohol is available in the boxed seat areas.
Sky Box Seating:  Located directly above the rough stock chutes, these seats provide a close-up view of all the action and behind the scenes look.  It also provides a birds eye view of the arena and track.  Front and back row chairs are available for $100 each, with no special pricing for children.  Alcohol is available in the sky box seating area.

FAQ’s ABOUT GROUNDS

Q:  Is there an ATM on the grounds?
A:  Not at this time.

Q:  What is there to do before the rodeo?
A:  There are plenty of things to do including a visit with many of our vendors booths, food concessionaires, 4H & open class exhibits, rodeo history museum, and other entertainment.

Q:  Is parking available on the grounds?
A:  Yes, there is limited parking available on the grounds in a grass lot.  There is also parking available throughout our beautiful town with trolleys that run consistently throughout the day and night.  Please refer to our “Rodeo Information” page for a shuttle map, schedule and more information.

Q:  Is there room for my RV camper or trailer?
A:  Unfortunately, we do not offer overnight camping on the grounds.  We have a limited amount of camper hook-ups but they are usually reserved for vendors, contestants, and rodeo personnel.  There is ample camping options available at the nearby Calamus Reservoir as well as other camping facilities.  Please visit our “Rodeo Information” page for more detailed information.

FAQ’s ABOUT THE RODEO

Q:  Is the rodeo ever cancelled for rain or heat?
A:  No, unless there is severe lightening or significant weather that would warrant taking shelter, the rodeo will continue.

Q:  Is there cover in case of rain?
A:  Yes, the General Admission and Reserved grandstands are covered.

Q:  Do you have handicap accessible accommodations?
A:  Yes, there is reserved parking for handicapped guests on the north side of the general admission grandstands as well as wheelchair ramp and wheelchair platform seating in the general admission area.

Q:  Are pets allowed at the rodeo?
A:  We are sorry, pets are not allowed inside the rodeo arena area or grandstands.

Q:  Is smoking allowed?
A:  No, smoking is not allowed.

Q:  How long does the rodeo performance last?
A:  Each rodeo performance is approximately 2 1/2 hours but may vary as it is a live event, packed with exciting action.

Q:  What can I expect to see at Nebraska’s Big Rodeo?
A:  Each of Nebraska’s Big Rodeo performances features all 7 PRCA sanctioned rodeo events plus specialty acts, Canadian Chuckwagon Races, the famed Wild Horse Race, the Dinner Bell Derby, and much more!

Q:  What are the dates for next year’s Nebraska’s Big Rodeo?
A:  July 25-28, 2018