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Rodeo All Star Weekend

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Mutton Bustin'


Mutton Bustin' at the Stadium Arena

Five to 7-year-olds under 55 pounds ride a sheep out of a bucking chute and into the rodeo arena. Like professional rodeo events, time and score count, but all of these aspiring cowboys and cowgirls receive a participation award from the sponsor. Anything goes, and usually does, as contestants cling to the back of thickly coated lamb as long as they can.