- Feb 17th – 19th, 2023
- Friday: 8:00pm
- Saturday: 10:00am
- Sunday: 10:00am
February 18-19. Rodeo starts at 11:00am, gates open at 9:00am.
- General: $20.00
- Children 12 & under: Free
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- Break-Away Roping
- Bull Riding
- Calf Roping on Foot
- Chute Dodging
- Flag Race
- Goat Dressing
- Goat Tying
- Mounted Break-Away Roping
- Pole Bending
- Steer Decorating
- Team Roping
- Wild Drag Race
The 37th Annual Arizona Gay Rodeo will be held on Friday, February 17th – Sunday, February 19th, 2023 in Laveen, Arizona. This Laveen rodeo is held at Corona Ranch & Rodeo Grounds.
The Arizona Gay Rodeo Association is a volunteer group that produces a an annual rodeo to benefit local LGBTQ+ charities.
Laveen, Arizona 85339
Contestants using a horse in competition will be provided with one (1) stall at no charge. Additional stalls are $25.00 each for the weekend. The weekend is considered as Friday through Sunday.
Per IGRA Rodeo Rule I – Section 8, contestants must:
Reserve the appropriate number of horse stalls
Prepay for all additional horse stalls with pre-registration
Stall fees for additional horse stalls are non-refundable
Stall fees for additional horse stalls are non-transferrable
Stalls are uncovered and are constructed with pipes. Tack stalls are not available.
Shavings may be purchased from the Barn Manager for $5.00 per wheel barrel.
All contestants with an assigned IGRA number must complete and pay for an online registration with a date-time stamp by 10:00 pm Mountain Time no less than fifteen (15) days prior to the rodeo’s first performance to compete. Registration opens January 20, 2023 and closes February 3, 2023.
New contestants may contact the IGRA Office to obtain an IGRA number a minimum of thirty (30) days prior to the rodeo and complete an on-line registration. The IGRA website is www.igra.com.
On-site registration will be from 6:00 until 8:00 pm Friday – February 17, 2023 on the back patio at Corona Ranch and Rodeo Grounds – 7611 S 29th Avenue – Laveen (Phoenix), Arizona.
If you will be unable to get to registration, or will be late, you must call the Rodeo Secretary, David Hill, at (303) 517-4590.
Late registrations will be accepted for all events except bull riding and steer riding. The late registration fee will be fifty-dollars ($50.00). The late fee applies to contestants who have been assigned a four (4) digit IGRA contestant number greater than 30 days from the registration date and who are registering late or adding events.
NEW CONTESTANT MEETING
All new (first-time) contestants must attend a New Contestants Meeting at 9:30 am Saturday – February 18, 2023. The meeting will be in the northeast section of the bleachers in the arena area. All new (first-time) contestants must attend, or you will be disqualified from rodeo competition.
Contestants must enter a minimum of:
One (1) event per go-round, or
Two (2) events on one day
Pre-registration must be accompanied by a non-refundable deposit of sixty dollars ($60.00).
The non-refundable $60.00 deposit will be forfeited to the host association if the contestant fails to show for the rodeo.
Must reserve and pay for the appropriate number of horse stalls.
Day money will be paid in accordance with IGRA Rodeo Rule XIV.