Pre-Rodeo Events

Tentative Schedule 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

Miss Burwell Rodeo contestant orientation…12:30 pm

Miss Burwell Rodeo test at Burwell Baptist Church….1 PM

Miss Burwell Rodeo Chamber of Commerce BBQ….5:30 PM

Saturday, July 22, 2017

Miss Burwell Rodeo Horsemanship at the arena…8:30 AM

Little Miss Burwell Rodeo Horsemanship in the arena…10:00 AM

Miss Burwell Rodeo Personal Interviews…11:30 AM

Little Miss Burwell Rodeo Personal Interviews…1:00 PM

Miss Burwell Rodeo and Little Miss Burwell Rodeo Style Show, Dinner & Speeches.  Tickets $12.  6 PM

Nebraska’s Big Rodeo Introduction of Cowboys to follow Miss Burwell Rodeo Style Show.

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Pre-Rodeo Church Service, Congregational Church …10:30 PM

PRCA Steer Roping…5:00 PM, Calcutta at 4:00 PM…$10 Admission

Monday, July 24, 2017

Open Horse Show in the rodeo arena…8:00 AM

Entries: 308-346-4781 or 308-346-5010

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Garfield County 4H Horse Show…8:00 AM

Open Class entry day…9:00 AM

County-wide Barrel Racing, 1-12 and 13 & up…6:00 PM with county-wide Team Roping to follow.  (Call Mike to enter 308-750-0567).

Queens Style Show at the Burwell Legion Club.  Crowning of Little Miss Burwell…6:30 PM

Wednesday

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

4H Fair Entry Day…9:00 AM

4-H Small Animal Show…1:30 PM

Rodeo Museum on the Midway…3:00-11:00 PM

Kids Tractor Pull, Registration…5:00 PM, Pull 5:30 PM

Commercial, Ag Exhibits, & Vendors open on the Midway

Beer Garden open to public, Bull Pen and West Side Beer Garden  6:30 PM-1:00 AM

Nebraska’s Big Rodeo, Rodeo Performance 7:30 p.m.  KIDS NIGHT–11 & under free
*Queen Coronation

Teen Dance at dance pavilion on the rodeo grounds, Music by “Finch on the Run”…10:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Thursday

Thursday, July 27, 2017

GLW District Beef Show  9:00 AM

GLW District Sheep Show  12:00 PM

4-H Exhibit Hall open 11 AM- 9 PM

DAR Antique Quilt Show for public.  Burwell Jr. Sr. High School..2:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Commercial, Ag Exhibits & Vendors open on the Midway

Rodeo Museum on the Midway…3:00-11:00 PM

Family Entertainment on the Midway 5:30 PM– No Admission-Sponsored by GLW Youth

Beer Garden open to public, Bull Pen & West Side  6:30 PM-1:00 AM

4-H Parade of Champions 6:45 PM

Nebraska’s Big Rodeo, Rodeo Performance 7:30 PM

Dance in the “Bull Pen” Beer Garden-Abby Nicole & County Road

Teen Dance at dance pavilion on the rodeo grounds, Music by “Finch on the Run”…10:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Friday

Friday, July 28, 2017

Garfield County 4H Livestock Show…8 AM-NOON

Rodeo Slack in the rodeo arena…8:00 AM

DAR Antique Quilt Show for public.  Burwell Jr. Sr. High School..2:30 PM to 5:00 PM

4H & FFA Livestock Judging 2:00 PM

Rodeo Museum on the Midway…3:00-11:00 PM

4-H Exhibit Hall open 11 AM- 9 PM,

Family Entertainment on the Midway Sponsored by Burwell High School Rodeo Club 5:30 PM–Free Admission

Commercial, Ag Exhibits, & Vendors open on the Midway

Beer Garden open to public, Bull Pen and West Side  6:30 PM-1:00 AM

Nebraska’s Big Rodeo, Rodeo Performance 7:30 PM–Pink Night

Dance in Bull Pen Beer Garden-Jason Earl Band

Teen Dance at dance pavilion on the rodeo grounds, Music by “Finch on the Run”…10:00 PM to 1:00 AM

Saturday

Saturday, July 29, 2017

Rodeo Fun Run-Downtown 7:30 AM. Details to be announced.

Rodeo Parade-Downtown 10:00 AM

DAR Antique Quilt Show for public.  Burwell Jr. Sr. High School..11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Rodeo Museum on the Midway…12:00 Noon-11:00 PM

Nebraska’s Little Rodeo…1:30 PM

4H Livestock Auction…4 PM

Commercial, Ag Exhibits, Carnival & Vendors open on the Midway

Family Entertainment on the Midway 5:30 PM–

Beer Garden open to public, Bull Pen and West Side,  6:30 PM-1:00 AM

Rodeo Performance 7:30 PM–Patriot Night, Friends of Nebraska’s Big Rodeo Award

Dance in Beer Garden-Jason Earl Band

Teen Dance at dance pavilion on the rodeo grounds, Music by “Finch on the Run”…10:00 PM to 1:00 AM

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Cowboy Church in the Grand Stands at the fairgrounds….9:00 AM

Outback Stock Dog Association Trials in the Main Arena…10 AM