Inaugural visit to Crookston’s Central Park in 2017 was a hit.
After a successful 2017 debut here, Wojo’s Rodeo is making a second trip to Crookston, on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 14-15, once again in Central Park.
Events get underway at 5 p.m. each day. Tickets are available at the gate. Tickets for kids aged 5 to 12 are $10 and adult tickets are $15. Ages 4 and under get in free.
In the Open class there will be Bareback, Saddle Bronc, Breakaway, Barrel Racing, Steer Wrestling, Calf Roping, Team Roping, and Bull Riding. Youth events include Bull Riding, Mini Bronc Riding, Barrel Racing, Mutton Busting and Goat Tying.
Wojo’s Rodeo has been in the rodeo business for 13 years. In 2018, they held events in Baudette, Oklee, Greenbush, Hamilton, N.D., Gonvick, Roseau, Island Lake, Bagley, Lake Bronson, Detroit Lakes, Newfolden, Bemidji and Hugo. After Crookston, they will be in Park River, N.D. and the circuit finals will be in Bemidji at the Sanford Center Oct. 19-20.
To participate in their rodeos, you need to acquire a membership with the Rodeo Association. On Facebook, go to 2018 Wojo’s Rodeo Members. You need to request to be a member of that page. There is a waiting list.
For more info on the Crookston event, Contact Keith and Dana Wojciechowski at (218) 689-4009 or (218) 689-1799. The event is sponsored by Wojo’s Rodeo and the Crookston Visitor’s Bureau.