Event List and Info
|October 2010 Newsletter|
Miss Rodeo California Competition
Western Design Expo Set for 2011
The Palm Springs WestFest announces their Western Design Expo March 24-27 in the Renaissance Hotel and Palm Springs Convention Center. Following the achievements of the 2010 Palm Springs WestFest & Frank Bogert Memorial Rodeo and its 12,000 attendees last March, Spur of the Moment Productions CEO Christopher Burkhardt is inviting local and regional Western artists to join America's top Western designers in the fields of fashion, furnishings and art in a special 4-day show. Read the entire story here
2011 WestFest & Frank Bogert Memorial Rodeo detailed in the October 26 edition of the Palm Springs Public Record
Planning for the Palm Springs WestFest & Frank Bogert Memorial presented by Spa Resort Casino scheduled for March 24-27, 2011 is well under way and organizers claim it will be the largest Western festival in California. Read the entire story here
Mane Event Drill Team to Return to 2011 Rodeo
At the 2010 Frank Bogert Memorial Rodeo, one of the highlights was the colorful flash of the Mane Event mounted drill team from the Coachella Valley area. These cowgirls exhibited patriotic pride as they proudly displayed Old Glory all three days of the rodeo. Four veteran riders who participated last year include Lynn Follstad, Sue Segal, Amber Ramirez and Tammy Freeman.
The NFR (National Finals Rodeo) is coming to Las Vegas in December
The National Finals Rodeo will be held on December 2-11, 2010. PRCA Cowboys from all across the U.S. and Canada work all year in hopes of qualifying for the National Finals Rodeo (NFR), the PRCA's premier championship, sometimes referred to as the "Superbowl of Rodeos". The NFR features the Top 15 competitors in each of professional rodeo's seven events: saddle bronc riding, bull riding, bareback riding, calf roping, team roping, steer wrestling and barrel racing.