Bull Rider!


- at 7PM with fireworks.
at 2PM. (Gates open 2 hours prior to each rodeo)

  • Tammy and the USA flag on horseback at the rodeo
  • Clown at the rodeo by Ted Martin
  • trick rider at the rodeo by Ted Martin
  • saddle bronc riding at the rodeo
  • Junior bull riding at the rodeo

Welcome to the Ellicottville Championship Rodeo, one of the largest IPRA/APRA sanctioned rodeos in the Northeast. Located in the beautiful Enchanted Mountains that surround Ellicottville, NY ... where the road ends and the west begins.

The Ellicottville Championship Rodeo would like to invite you to come out and enjoy the family tradition with a step back in time to wild and western non-stop action.

2017 Rodeo Dates

This Fourth of July weekend will bring in to town 350+ rodeo athletes for a show to see of man versus beast for great family entertainment.

to the the gates open at 5PM and the rodeo starts at 7PM with a fireworks show afterwards.

the gates open at Noon and the rodeo starts at 2PM.

Rodeo Events

The Ellicottville Championship Rodeo has a jam packed show for you to see with NINE exciting rodeo events, along with Hardway Buckout Junior Bull Riding, contract acts and clowns.

Kids' Stick Horse Rodeo

The Ellicottville Championship Rodeo also invites our new generation to take part in the action at the rodeo. Get your stick horses ready for the kids stick horse race! Registration will take place before the rodeo. Make sure you come out and support your favorite cowboy or cowgirl!!!

Food and Vendors

The Ellicottville Championship Rodeo opens the gates two hours in advance for you to come out and enjoy our rodeo midway. Make sure and come hungry as we have a kitchen that serves a variety of great food along with our crowd favorite "chicken bar-b-que".

Thank you

The Ellicottville Championship Rodeo would like to thank our sponsors who help support this wonderful community event. We would also like to thank all of our rodeo fans for your support year after year!!!

Thank you, Ellicottville Championship Rodeo

Trick rider at the Ellicottville Rodeo! Photo by Daniel Clune.