World's Toughest Rodeo

The CINCH World’s Toughest Rodeo is making its way BACK to the Bridgestone Arena on March 1st and 2nd, 2019! It will be MORE THAN AN 8 SECOND RIDE in 2019 as the CWTR celebrates 40 years of bringing the Ol’ West to cities across the country. 

Fans can expect the absolute best of the best in cowboy and animal athletes competing to not only be the “TOUGHEST in the WORLD” but for the ultimate opportunity to compete at the NATIONAL FINALS RODEO in Las Vegas, NV for the WORLD CHAMPION title! 

As always, the CINCH World’s Toughest Rodeo will feature the 3 fan favorite events, Bareback Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding, and the most extreme sport, Bull Riding. 12 contestants compete for the ultimate chance to come back for the winner takes all Showdown Round!  Adding to our fan favorites, some of the fastest cowgirls and their very own animal athletes will compete against the clock in the Women’s Barrel Racing. 

Don’t forget to come early for the FREE with a ticket Pre Show from 6-7pm each night.  Fans will have the opportunity to meet and greet the cowboys, cowgirls, and specialty entertainers, get autographs and have special photo ops!  Sonny, the CWTR picture bull will be joined by his new pard, Silver Dollar giving fans the chance to sit on a LIVE bull in the chutes and get actual proof with a picture!  Pony rides, behind the scene looks, giveaways, and much, much more attract fans to the PreShow so come early, there is lots to do before the CINCH World’s Toughest Rodeo even begins!

Kids are ½ price FRIDAY ONLY (excluding P1). Tickets available at or the arena box office. Get a $5 off ONLINE ONLY discount code at  


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Group Sales

Group rates available for parties of 10 or more. Contact us at (615) 770-7800 or [email protected] for more details!