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Dates:   July 21, 22, & 23, 2022

Kaw Valley Rodeo is located at CiCo Park.  Which is located in the Northwest area of Manhattan. 

The Kaw Valley Rodeo is held in conjunction with the Riley County 4-H Fair.


Parking is off of Kimball Avenue and Avery Drive.  

Rodeo starts at 8:00 PM each night.

Ticket Gates Open at 6:30.

Thursday Night July 21, 2022

Kids 12 and under get in FREE with a non-perishable food donation brought to the rodeo.  Donations benefit the Flint Hills Breadbasket. “Because no one should go hungry."

Ages 4 and under are free each night.

Military Appreciation Night:  Military and families get in at reduced rate.  Tickets are provided by the Manhattan Area Chamber of Commerce.  For more information and where to get tickets, see Military Appreciation button under More.

Friday & Saturday Night July 22 & 23, 2022

Ages 4 and under are free each night.

July 18-Sponsor Appreciation Steak Fry night; reservations required

July 29-KVRA meeting, Wells Arena at 6:30pm and work night

July 21-Work night, Wells Arena at 6pm

July 22-Kids Nights-Free with can food donation to the Flint Hills Breadbasket

July 22-Military Appreciation Night (picnic 5:30pm-7pm then attend the rodeo)      

      Event is free to military families with ticket.  Ticket provided by Manhattan Chamber, contact

      Janet Nichols, or 785-776-8829 for more information on where to get tickets.

July 23-Tough Enough to Wear Pink Night Promotion of Cancer Research.

July 24-Final night - Brummett Award and Appreciation Recognition

Mutton Bustin': each night of rodeo: sign up starts at 6:30, each night at the Main Gate southwest of the arena.

          Ages 5-7, under 60 lbs, limited to the first 15 kids in line. No flip flops or sandals.

Calf Scramble: each night, for Kids 8-11 years old. No flip flops or sandals.

^Not responsible for accidents, participation in kids events requires tickets for participants, siblings, and parent(s)/guardian(s), etc. 

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