Cattlemen’s Days rodeos kick off tonight

When attending a rodeo, everyone wants to see top talent compete. The Cattlemen’s Day committee knows as much — and has gone above and beyond this year to make a major change.

That modification has attracted some of the top cowboys and cowgirls across the United States to Gunnison’s three consecutive nights of rodeo action.

This year, the Cattlemen’s Day committee reached out to more contestants and increased its portion of the purse to $5,000 in each event, including heading and heeling in team roping.


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