Welcome to the 2017 College National Finals Rodeo!

The CNFR is the best of the best in college rodeo. It is where the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association crowns individual event champions in saddle bronc riding, bare back riding, bull riding, tie-down roping, steer wrestling, team roping, barrel racing, breakaway roping, and goat tying. National team championships are also awarded to both men’s and women’s teams. Over 400 cowboys and cowgirls from over 100 universities and colleges compete in Casper each year. Contestants compete all year in one of the NIRA’s 11 regions for a chance to rope or ride at the CNFR.

The top three students in each event, and top two men’s and women’s teams from the NIRA’s 11 regions will qualify for the CNFR.

2017 CNFR Short Go Position Draw

2017 CNFR Position Draw

2017 CNFR Order of Events

2017 CNFR Watch ESPN

2017 CNFR Hotels

Casper, WY –  Looking for a place to stay while at the CNFR? A detailed map along with distance to the Casper Events Center can be found HERE.

 

Events

11June 2017

Bulls, Broncs & Breakaway

Ribbon day at the rodeo!  Representing all types of cancer.
Sunday, June 11 at 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm
Tradeshow opens at 12:00 pm

Sunday is Family Day at the CNFR!
Buy 1 Adult Ticket and Get 2 General Admission Youth Tickets and a bag of Popcorn FREE!
Or Upgrade to Box or Reserved Seats and get $10 Off.
Youth is ages 16 and Under.

12June, 2017

Monday Slack Round

SLACK ROUND #1
Monday, June 12
Tradeshow opens at 6:30 am
Tickets: $8.00 General Admission

13June, 2017

Tuesday Slack Round

SLACK ROUND #2
Tuesday, June 13
Tradeshow opens at 6:30 am
Slack Start at 7:00 am
Tickets: $8.00 General Admission

13June 2017

Tuesday Evening Performance

Performance #1 at 7:00 pm
Tradeshow re-opens at 5:30 pm

$10 General Admission
$20 Reserved
$25 Box Seats

14June, 2017

Wednesday Evening Performance

Performance #2 at 7:00 pm
Tradeshow opens at 5:30 pm

$10 General Admission
$20 Reserved
$25 Box Seats

15June 2017

Thursday Evening Performance

Performance #3 at 7:00 pm
Tradeshow opens at 5:30 pm

16June 2017

Friday Evening Performance

Performance #4 at 7:00 pm
Tradeshow Opens at 5:30 pm

17June 2017

Saturday – FINALS

Performance #5 – Championship Round at 7:00 pm
Join us for the finals as individual event champions are named.

Special Olympics Rodeo at 9:00 am (Free Admission)
Foundation Style Show at 11:30 am (at Parkway Plaza)
Tradeshow Opens at 5:30 pm