129th Prescott Frontier Days rodeo set for June 28-July 4; Tanya Tucker is parade grand marshal
This year marks the 129th annual celebration of the World’s Oldest Rodeo, from June 28 through July 4, hosted by Prescott Frontier Days, Inc. at the historic Prescott Rodeo Grounds.
With record attendance and sponsors at an all-time high, this year will be no exception of another successful week of world-class rodeo with family activities celebrating western history that makes Prescott shine.
In addition to eight heart-pounding rodeo performances, there will be another rodeo parade in downtown Prescott at 9 a.m. on Saturday, July 2, with a very special grand marshal, country western legend Tanya Tucker. Tucker has received nine Grammy nominations, numerous awards with the CMA, CMT and ACM and is a member of the Texas Music Hall of Fame and one of CMT’s 40 greatest women of country music.
The rodeo dance will be Thursday, June 30, through Saturday, July 2, at the BMO Harris Bank parking lot on the corner of Sheldon and Montezuma streets. Thursday night is family night. Tickets are $5 per person and can be purchased at the door, by calling 928-445-4320 or visit the website at www.worldsoldestrodeo.com.