It's time again for the McCrossan Boys Ranch Xtreme Event Challenge. The event features all types of rodeo events. You'll be able to see barrel racing, mutton busting and the Northern Bull Riding Tour. Some of the fastest barrel racers and best bull riders in the country will compete for cash prizes and the title of Xtreme Event Challenge Champion. This will be the sixth annual "Beauty & the Beast" Event Challenge to be held at the Ranch. All proceeds will go to support the programs for at-risk youth at McCrossan Boys Ranch.
1,000 tickets have been sold already. Last year around 1700 people attended the event. McCrossan organizers say thanks to the Leo P. Flynn Estate more permanent bleachers have been added to the arena just this week. Money raised at this event supports new construction on campus. Organizers say the Ranch has been growing and expanding over the past several years and money raised supports the many programs they have for at-risk youth including on-campus school, treatment programs, and livestock programs.
Organizers say this is a family friendly event. The McCrossan Boys and Hitch Team put on the Grand Entry and kick off the rodeo.
Tickets are available at McCrossan Boys Ranch, Haegle's Western Store, and Tractor Supply Company. Tickets will be available at the gate as well. Tickets at the gate are $12 for adults, $5 for youth 12 and under, 3 and under are free. Advanced adult ticket price is $10.
For more information or advanced tickets contact the Development Office at (605) 339-1203. To purchase tickets online, you can use the "Donate Online" link to purchase tickets by credit card. In the comment section write how many tickets for adults and kids you would like to purchase.
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