MARCH 8-9 2024

What does the new Contender event competition mean for fans?

The exciting new tournament-style format makes it easier for fans at home to follow their favorite athletes on their path to 
The American Rodeo 2024. With up to 90 Contender Tournament Qualifying Events, Regional Finals and more - fans will be able to track their favorite Contenders on the path to the richest single-day rodeo in the world.

How do I become a vendor at The American Rodeo 2024?

For more information about becoming a vendor during The American Rodeo, please contact [email protected]

Will The American Rodeo 2024 be on television?

Yes. The American Rodeo 2024 will have a national broadcast partner. Stay tuned for more information on where you can watch 
The American Rodeo 2024 in addition to other events.

Will events be streamed online?

We will be streaming select events throughout The American Rodeo Contender Tournament. A streaming schedule will be available soon.

Where can I find a list of invitees?

Invitees are based on the 2023 season-ending PRCA world standings. The Top 5 athletes in each discipline at the end of the season are invited to compete at The American Rodeo 2024. Once they have accepted their invite, you will be able to find an updated list on our website.

Who do we contact for interview requests, media opportunities or press releases?

Please email [email protected]

How do I apply for media credentials?

An online media credential application will be available for the The American Regional Finals, The American Contender Finals, and The American Rodeo soon. For specific media questions, please email [email protected]


What does the new format mean for competitors?

The improved American Contender Tournament features increased prize money as athletes make their way through the competition structure and delivers more opportunities than ever before for athletes to advance toward the richest single-day rodeo in the world.

Where are the Rules for The American Rodeo?

Competition and event rules are sent to all athletes and can be downloaded on THE AMERICAN CONTENDER TOURNAMENT page under ATHLETES. If you need additional information please email [email protected]

Does the new tournament-style structure mean more prize money on the line leading into The American 2024?

Teton Ridge has added guaranteed prize money to Regional Semi-Finals and Regional Finals upwards of $540,000.

What are the age requirements to compete?

To compete in all roughstock events, athletes must be 18 years of age. There is no age restriction on timed events.

Who do I contact about questions regarding qualifying events?

Please email [email protected].

How do I apply for my event to become a qualifier for The American Rodeo 2024?

For information on becoming an American Rodeo qualifier event, please email [email protected].


When do tickets go on sale?

Tickets for The American Rodeo will be on sale soon. Please follow our social media and website for the latest announcements and developments. Sign-up for updates at TetonRidgeplus.com.

Does my ticket include the additional events and concerts?

Your ticket includes access to events and concerts hosted within the venue on the same day as the event.

Can I buy a ticket to the Regional Finals?

Yes, the Regional Finals is open to all western sports fans. Please stay tuned for announcements regarding on-sale dates.

Will there be a concert performance during The American Rodeo MARCH 2024?

Yes. Keep an eye on our social media and website for ticket information.

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