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11.08.2012
First of Several Big Announcements Released Today


 
Championship Bull Riding Inc. (CBR) proudly announced today that  Cheyenne Frontier Days™  (CFD) has signed a multi-year contract to host the CBR World Championships as part of their entertainment line-up.
CBR was added to the night schedule at CFD in 2011 and in 2012 the CBR World Championships played out over two night performances. “The Road to Cheyenne” Tour Finale in Cheyenne was the most successful in CBR history and is touted as one of the best bull riding events ever!
“We are very honored to have our partnership with Cheyenne Frontier Days™ extended and to continue our association with this historic event,” announced Benny Cude, chairman of the CBR Board of Directors.
CFD, also known as the “Daddy of ‘em All”® began in 1897 and in its 116 years of existence has hosted the very best in rodeo and has been won honors from the PRCA 13 times.  “The World’s Largest Rodeo and Western Celebration” is a ten day event running July 19- 28, 2013 featuring hundreds of vendors, a full carnival and top notch entertainment every evening. The CBR Finals will again be hosted over two nights, July 22nd and 23rd.
“We are excited that ‘The Road to Cheyenne’ Tour Finale will continue to lead CBR finalists back to our event in July,” said Cheyenne Frontier Days General Chairman Darin Westby.
The CBR World Championship at Cheyenne Frontier Days will be the culmination of the 2013 CBR Road to Cheyenne Tour.  The complete Championship Bull Riding Tour will be announced later this week.
Tickets for the CBR World Championship at Cheyenne Frontier Days will range from $29 to $39, with daily rodeo tickets costing $18 to $32. All Frontier Nights® tickets go on sale November 17th, 2012.
For a full events schedule and profiles of musical acts, visit http://www.cfdrodeo.com.
About Cheyenne Frontier Days™ (CFD):
Cheyenne Frontier Days™, supported by 2,500 volunteers, hosts over 550,000 fans and visitors at Frontier Park annually.  Named the PRCA’s Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year eleven times, the “Daddy of ‘em All”® is also home to the best cowboys in the world the last full week in July each year. Over the years, CFD’s “Frontier Nights”™ has previously hosted major entertainers such as KISS, George Strait, Bon Jovi, Kenny Chesney as well as many others.  For tickets online and event information, visit www.cfdrodeo.com; for tickets by phone, call 800-227-6336 (307-778-7222 in Cheyenne).  Media contact: Nicole Gamst, 307-778-7200; nicole@cfdrodeo.com.
 


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