“America’s Most Beautiful Rodeo Grounds” is home to the 64th Annual Woodlake Lions Rodeo.  May 13 & 14, 2017 – Woodlake, California – A Mother’s Day Central Valley weekend tradition since 1953!

PRCA Cowboys and WPRA Cowgirls will be in Woodlake, CA, to give rodeo fans what they have been waiting for! Exciting rodeo action and family fun for all !! For all event information/times, please visit the Woodlake Lions Rodeo website and Facebook (be sure to give them a “Like”).

Woodlake Lions Rodeo - May 13 & 14, 2017

Woodlake Lions Rodeo – May 13 & 14, 2017

Editors Note:  The Woodlake Lions Rodeo is part of the PRCA California Circuit.  The PRCA/WPRA California Circuit Finals Rodeo will be held October 13 (first performance) & October 14, 2017 (2nd and 3rd performance, and award ceremonies), at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds in Lancaster, California.  The top 12 PRCA CA Circuit Cowboys and Cowgirls, in each event, will rope and ride for the Circuit Championships and Year End Championships at this event.  For more info, please visit website /Facebook (we would love for you to give us a “Like”).

We would like to take this opportunity to thank your Miss Woodlake Lions Rodeo 2016, Morgan Moisi, for all of her assistance during the 2016 RAM PRCA California Circuit Finals Rodeo.  She was an excellent ambassador for the Woodlake Lions Rodeo as well as the professional sport of rodeo. She not only presented her rodeo’s flag, but also assisted in presenting the Circuit Finals Sponsor Flags – All with grace and a beautiful smile!

Miss Woodlake Lions Rodeo 2016, Morgan Moisi (photo by srn)

Miss Woodlake Lions Rodeo 2016, Morgan Moisi (photo by srn)

Congratulations to your 2017 Miss Woodlake Lions Rodeo, Kelsey Story.  We wish you an exciting and memorable reign.

Your PRCA Rodeo Announcer is Steve Goedert ( website ).  Rosser Rodeo (Website / Facebook) will provide the animal athletes for the 64th Annual Woodlake Lions Rodeo.  Your Pick-Up Men and Bullfighters are Bronc Boehnlein ( Facebook ), Jake Twisselman, Chance Jackson, and Aaron Hargo ( Facebook ).

Don’t try this at home: “…Flying U Rodeo brings Bull Jumping to the US.  Flying U Rodeo’s newest addition to spectacular entertainment for rodeo audiences across the west is “Frenchy the Flying Bull Jumper”.  Making his debut to a sold out Reno Rodeo audience on Friday night, June 26, Frenchman Manu Lataste wowed the audience with his skill and daring…” (Courtesy of Flying U Rodeo)

Manu Lataste "Frenchy the Flying Bull Jumper"

Manu Lataste “Frenchy the Flying Bull Jumper”

See the video as featured on Wrangler Network:  http://wranglernetwork.com/portfolio-view/dont-try-this-at-home-bull-jumping-for-the-first-time-in-the-us/

PRCA Rodeo Photographers Gene Hyder ( website Facebook ) and Matt Cohen  ( website / Facebook   / Instagram) will capture all of the rodeo action – check their websites for official photos and be sure to look for Mr. Cohen’s Rodeo Picture Books (More than Eight and The Rodeo Trail – link ).

Your PRCA Rodeo Secretary is Cindy Rosser ( website / Facebook ); Your PRCA Rodeo Timers are Cindy Rosser and Robin Yerxa.  Your Sound Engineer is Chuck Lopeman.

Good Luck to all of our PRCA Cowboys and WPRA Cowgirls!  Thank you Rodeo Fans!!!

See you in October for the RAM PRCA CA Circuit Finals Rodeo ( website Facebook ) which will be held October 13th (one performance) and October 14th (two performances and awards ceremony), 2017 – in Lancaster, CA ( website/ Facebook ) – at the Antelope Valley Fairgrounds ( website Facebook ).  Thank you for your support!  If you, or your business, are interested in sponsoring the 2017 RAM PRCA California Circuit Finals Rodeo, please contact Dawn Babers ( [email protected]).