Schedule of Events

Schedule of Events for 2019

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Miss Burwell Rodeo and Little Miss Burwell Rodeo Horsemanship Contest in the arena…2:30 PM

Miss Burwell Rodeo and Little Miss Burwell Rodeo Style Show and Banquet at Burwell Baptist Church. Tickets are $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Call 308-730-0580 or 308-201-0071 to reserve your ticket…11 AM.

Introduction of Cowboys and Cowgirls at Northside Bar & Grill…9 PM. Picnic tables 4 & 5 auctioned at this time.

Sunday, July 21, 2019

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

Monday, July 22, 2019

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

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).

Beer Garden open to public in the Bull Pen at 6 PM until end of Team Roping.

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

4H Fair Entry Day…9:00 AM

4-H Small Animal Show…1:30 PM

4-H Exhibit Hall open 4 PM- 8 PM

Family Entertainment on the Midway-Nebraska Pedal Pullers Kiddie Tractor Pull– Dance Pavilion on the midway…Registration….5:00 PM, Pull 5:30 PM

Central Nebraska Inflatables on the Midway

Commercial, Ag Exhibits, & Vendors open on the Midway

Beer Garden open to public, Bull Pen and West Side Beer Garden  6:30 PM-end of rodeo performance

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

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

Thursday, July 25, 2019

PRCA Steer Roping, 8:00 AM, Calcutta TBA…$10 Admission. (Senior Permit Steer Roping TBA).

GLW District Beef Show  9:00 AM

GLW District Sheep Show  12:00 PM

4-H Exhibit Hall open 10 AM- 8 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

Family Entertainment on the Midway, Chicken Scramble & Chicken Bingo….5:30 PM–Sponsored by Horn Wrestling

Central Nebraska Inflatables on the Midway

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 Bull Pen Beer Garden Following Rodeo Performance-The James Lee Band

Friday, July 26, 2019

Garfield County 4H Livestock Show…8 AM-2 PM

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

4-H Exhibit Hall open 10 AM- 8 PM

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

Family Entertainment on the Midway, Greased Pig Contest….5:30 PM–Sponsored by Horn Wrestling

Central Nebraska Inflatables 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

Dance in Bull Pen Beer Garden Following Rodeo Performance-Emmett Bower Band

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

Saturday, July 27, 2019

Rodeo Run 5K and 1 Mile Run. Registration at Burwell High School, 190 I Street, at 6:45 am with a gun start at 7:30 am.

Rodeo Parade-Downtown 10:00 AM

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

4-H Exhibit Hall open 1 PM- 7 PM

Nebraska’s Little Rodeo…1:00 pm..free admission
Burwell Fairgrounds Arena, Each Event $5.00 Entry
Entries are taken at 1:00 p.m. with the rodeo to follow.
Each child will need to have an adult sign a waiver and entry  forms
Sheep Riding, ages  0 to  6
Calf Scramble, ages  0 to 9 (2 scrambles according to age)
Calf Riding,  ages 7,8 and 9
Steer Riding, ages 10, 11 and 12
Cash prizes will be awarded
Questions call 308-214-0468

4H Livestock Auction…4 PM

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

Family Entertainment on the Midway 5:30 PM– O’Neill Stepdancers in the Dance Pavilion on the midway…6:30 pm.  No admission.

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

Central Nebraska Inflatables on the Midway

Rodeo Performance 7:30 PM–Aksarben Pioneer Farm Family Awards

Dance in Bull Pen Beer Garden Following Rodeo Performance-Emmett Bower Band

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

Sunday, July 28, 2019

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