Completely renovated in 2013 with a convention center addition!
This premier Eastern Iowa 9,000 seat multi-use arena, located in downtown Cedar Rapids, hosts the area's greatest entertainment…
Date: Friday, February 10 2017 to Saturday, February 11 2017
Witness BULLS! BRONCS! The nation’s best bucking broncs and bulls and the world’s toughest cowboys will be featured in the latest and greatest version of Cinch World’s Toughest Rodeo on February 10-11, 2017.
Expect edge of your seat action, eight seconds at a time. The Cinch World’s Toughest Rodeo will spotlight the fan favorite events: Bull Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding and Bareback Riding with the top two competing a second time in the thrilling Winner takes all…Showdown Round. The Midwest’s fastest cowgirls will also compete in the Women’s Barrel Racing. But along with intense competition, fans will witness Mutton Bustin for the little buckaroos, comedy like no other with Danger Dave Whitmoyer and world-class specialty entertainment.
The unexpected comes next… Bull Jumpers… and you have NEVER seen anything like this. Emmanuel Lataste, professional Bull Jumper from Dex, France will show off his unbelievable athletic talent and nerves of steel as he takes extreme sport to another level. Bull Jumping, a sport directly linked to south western French tradition called “Course Landaise” will include more than 15 jumps and maneuvers over a four-year-old charging Mexican fighting bull.