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Ohio County 4-H First Annual Rodeo

Ohio County 4-H First Annual Rodeo

Ohio County 4-H is hosting its first annual rodeo event Friday, August 18 at 7 p.m. at the Ohio County Fairgrounds in Rising Sun.  Admission is $10 for those age six and older.  Five and under are admitted free.

If you want to tap into your wild side, you can actually be a participant and compete for prizes.  Protective gear is provided.  Jackpot Bull Riding has a $60 entry fee.  The prize pool is $1000 plus entry fees received.  Barrel Racing is $50 to enter.  The prize pool is $200 plus received entry fees.  

To enter either, you must call the SEBRA office on Monday, August 14 between 8 and 10 p.m. at 336-861-2219 or 513-317-8725.  Please note this is the preferred window for the organization to take entries.  It will continue to take entries up until show time.  Members take priority over non-members.

Novice/Amateur Bull Rides are $25 to enter with a buckle and cash prize going to the winner.  

There is Sheep and Calf Riding for the youth which begin before the rodeo at 6:30 p.m.  Entry fees are $10 for sheep and $15 steers.  Space is liimited.  To enter either the sheep or steer riding or the novice bulls, please call between 6 and 8 p.m. at 513-317-8725. Walk-up registration the day of the event is possible if space is available.

This event is produced by Fox Hollow Rodeo from Waynesville, OH.