Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is the price of admission for the Rodeo and Dance?
$15 for adults, $7 for ages 6-12, and five and under are free. We accept cash or credit card. Gate admission covers rodeo, dance, and parking. Food cost is an additional charge.
Chamber Rodeo – $12 for adults, $6 for ages 6-12, and five and under are free. We accept cash or credit card. Gate admission covers rodeo, dance, and parking. Food cost is an additional charge.
2. Do I need to purchase tickets in advance?
We do not sell out, so there is not a need to but you may purchase tickets here if you like. Ticket is valid one time for any Saturday, March-November 2019, do not need to select rodeo date.
Chamber Rodeo – Click here to purchase
3. What is seating like?
There is no assigned seating, you may sit wherever you like. We do ask that you are courteous to other spectators and do not stand on the fence to block their view.
4. When should I get there?
On Saturdays during rodeo season, the gates open at 5:00PM and the rodeo starts at 7:30PM. Parking is free, and we do not sell out, but if you are planning to have dinner before the rodeo, a good time to arrive is around 5:00PM-6:00PM . The Steakhouse does not accept reservations on Saturdays from 5:00PM-7:00PM. If you are not planing to eat in the Steakhouse, we recommend around 6:00PM-6:30PM.
5. How long is the rodeo?
The rodeo will go from 7:30PM-9:00PM. Following the rodeo, there will be live music until 1:00AM.
Chamber Rodeo – Saturday, February 2nd the rodeo will start at 5:30pm, Sunday, February 3rd the rodeo will start at 2:00pm
6. How do I sign up my child for Mutton Bustin’?
You can walk-up and enter on Saturdays from 5:30PM-6:30PM. Entries are first come, first serve to the first 20 riders. Children must be between 4-7 and under 55 pounds. We provide the helmet and the vest. Each ride is $25.
Chamber rodeo – Sign up will be 3:30-4:30 on Saturday; Sign up on Sunday will be 12:00pm-1:00pm. Entries are first come, first serve to the first 20 riders. Children must be between 4-7 and under 55 pounds. We provide the helmet and the vest. Each ride is $25.
7. Is there food available if I am not dining at the Steakhouse?
Yes! Outdoor dining is offered (walk up, first come first serve) by our Smokehouse, where you can get made to order burgers, pulled pork sandwiches, hot dogs, and BBQ plates. We also now offer our Mercado area, where you can buy snacks like popcorn, cotton candy, snow cones and fresh squeezed lemonade.
8. Can I eat at the steakhouse without going to the rodeo?
Yes! We have separate parking for the Steakhouse, just be sure to go into the Steakhouse gate.
9. Will the rodeo still go on in inclement weather?
Yes, rodeo events will go on whether rain or shine. We have a covered arena, covered dance floor, and covered bleachers. We pride ourselves in our dedication to producing this one of a kind event.
10. What is the order of events for the rodeo performance?
-Grand entry or opening
-Drill Team Performance on horseback
-Tie Down Roping
11. What are the order of events for the slack (after the rodeo)?
-Tie Down Roping
12. What to expect as a spectator?
A true Texas experience. Namely, an action packed rodeo performance followed by live music and dancing. Expect a family friendly atmosphere with TONS of activities for everyone.
13. What to expect as a contestant?
Please see detailed information for contestants here. Please be courteous to other contestants and our spectators, and our staff members by calling in at the appropriate time, arriving on time for your event, paying up by 6:45PM, adhering to proper dress code, and letting us know if you are unable to attend after already signing up. Expect plenty of room to park trailers and large vehicles- contestants are generally able to park and stay overnight if need be. We ask that contestants treat their animals and other’s animals with respect.
Chamber Rodeo – Please contact Diamond Cross Rodeo for more information on entering.
Reminder(Tejas Rodeo Season): Call in is on Wednesdays from 7-9 at (830) 980-2226. We do accept walk ups but there is a $10 fee. All contestants must be paid up by 6:45PM, NO exceptions!
13. Are dogs allowed?
Yes. We are a dog friendly venue, but we ask that you keep your furry friends on a leash AT ALL TIMES. Repeat violators will be asked to leave.
Tejas Rodeo Company now offers mixed drinks, margaritas, and a full bar.
NOTICE: PURSUANT TO STATE LAW, NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES MAY BE BROUGHT INTO THE FACILITY OR TAKEN OUT OF THE FACILITY.