Is this a free event to attend?
Yes! Northwestern Bank Grandstand Seating is Free for attendees. Must purchase a general fair admission to enter through the main fair gates. Parking and admission is free on Sunday, July 14 from 9:00am-10:30am.
Is this open to the general public to participate?
Yes! First 75 Registered Participants Who Meet the Requirements are Allowed to Participate.
*Requirements to Participate:
-Must weigh 55 lbs or less on date of event and be at least 5 years of age
-Must complete and submit minor release/waiver form and parent/guardian must be present for child to be registered and ride in event
-Must wear jeans/pants, long sleeve shirt, boots/tennis shoes (no slip on shoes or sandals this is arena requirements)
-Must wear a bicycle helmet or other approved helmet to ride (no racing helmets) we do supply bicycle helmets but if you have your own that fits your child please bring. Please return your helmet once your child has ridden
-All registered participants that qualify and meet all above requirements will be given instructions by a staff member of Rice Bull Riding Company.
Will you provide safety equipment?
Protective helmets will be required (for safety of child).
Please bring your own fitted bicycle/hockey style helmet. We will have some on hand if you do not have one. NO RACING style helmets with point in front!
Contestants must wear long pants, boots or sturdy shoes (no flip flops or sandals). Long sleeve shirts and pants are highly recommended
What is the age limit?
Children must be between 3-10 years of age and may not exceed 55lbs (this is for safety of the animal).
Will there be staff to help?
Yes. There will be a Rice Bull Riding Co staff member to assist and direct each contestant. Listen to the staff/announcer for all instructions.