Alder Flats Rodeo & Racemeet
May 24 & 25, 2019.
The 2019 Alder Flats Rodeo and Racemeet is scheduled for May 24 and 25. This is a WRA and LRA sanctioned event this year! Evening events on Friday night rodeo, Saturday includes pancake breakfast, rodeo slack, morning parade, rodeo, barbeque supper and dance. Free onsite camping for participants and spectators. Beer gardens, Childrens Activities and a Trade Show, too!
Rusty Hodge is our rodeo director. If you have questions, you can email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
Locals can enter the Rodeo events and Race Meet events from May 1 to 14 by contacting Angie at 780-621-3575. (Locals do not have to be members of WRA or LRA to enter).
The parade just keeps getting better and better. Our theme for 2019 is “Home Sweet Home.” Categories include: Bicycle/Walking (kids), small motorized (lawnmowers, ATVs, etc), mid sized motorized (cars, trucks), large motorized (motorized with trailer/float, Antique/Pioneer Float, Horse and Rider (youth and adult), etc. PLEASE MEET AT THE ALDER FLATS SCHOOL PARKING LOT BEFORE 9:30 AM! THE PARADE ROUTE IS NEW THIS YEAR!
Rodeo & Race Meet events at Alder Flats include several race events including our signature Pack Horse Race, 3/8 mile open, Trot & Run, Mutton Bustin, Calf Scramble, Ladies Bloomers’ Race and more. Rodeo events include bull riding, saddle bronc, bareback, novice horse, junior barrels, junior bullriding, barrel racing, calf roping, steer wrestling and others. JOIN US IN ALDER FLATS ON RODEO WEEKEND - MAY 24 AND 25! FREE ONSITE CAMPING!
SUPPER & DANCE
After Saturday’s rodeo events, spectators and participants sit down together for a barbequed steak dinner with all the fixings. Night owls enjoy the Saturday night dance. Purchase your steak tickets at the door for $20/plate, hot dogs for kids $10/plate. Dance cover charge is $10/adults, $5 (15 and under).