Nebraska's Big Rodeo was first held in September of 1921, and since that time nearly every professional rodeo champion who has pulled on a pair of boots has tramped through the historic arena of Burwell.Almost a century later, visitors from all over the world continue to migrate to the small community of Burwell, Nebraska for a one-of-a-kind experience at Nebraskas Big Rodeo. Nebraska's Big Rodeo includes professional rodeo, Chuck wagon races, chariot races, wild horse races, Junior Steer Riding and bull riding. From the classic events of rodeo such as Saddle Broncs, to wild and woolly action of the Wild Horse Race and Canadian Chuck Wagon Races, Nebraskas Big Rodeo has something for everyone! Family members can visit 4-H animals and exhibits or get a sweet treat on the midway. Don't miss the fun, excitement, and history of the best outdoor rodeo in the United States! Full details of the line up and timings can be found in the event website link we have provided.
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