CBR Cowboys are Working for the Weekend

Championship Bull Ridings Meet & Greet is your chance to see the stars of the sport. Meet and take selfies with CBRs fiercest athletes as they appear frequently in the Rio Grande Valley on Friday and Saturday, October 14 15.

Beginning on Friday, October 14, tickets and bull riders will be at Boot Jack in McAllen, 1428 E Jackson Ave,  from 5 pm to 7 pm where they will be giving away and selling tickets with FM 100.3 KTEX. Come meet and get your tickets personally from National Finals Rodeo qualifier Cody Rostockyj and CBR World Finals round one winner and retired United States Army Veteran Juan Alonzo.

At 7:30 pm the CBR bull riders, staff and friends will begin gathering at the Paradise Roadhouse Sports Bar & Grill, 3700 East Expressway 83, in Weslaco.

If Saturday morning is more your style bring the family to Riveras 10 am to noon at 800 W Expressway 83 in Donna to meet and take selfies with top ranked Mahindra Young Guns, Eli Vastbinder from Statesville, North Carolina and Corey Bailey. Vastbinder is currently ranked second behind four time World Champion Sage Kimzey and is just a few bull rides away from the number one spot. Bailey who hails from Paris, Tennessee is currently leading the CBRs additional touring professional Horizon Series.

Looking to test drive a new car on Saturday? Come let the bull riders help you pick your new ride and pick up some tickets while shopping! Weslaco native and retired United States Army veteran, Juan Alonzo and Cody Rostockyj will be at Ed Payne Automotive Group, 2101 East Expressway 83 from noon till 2 pm. Rostockyj and Alonzo are top ranked in both CBR and the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association.

Bull riding is man vs beast in its purist form, it is two athletes going toe to toe and head to head each with only one goal to conquer the opponent. On October 15 residents of the Rio Grande Valley have the opportunity to see the top twenty-four bull riders on the Road to Cheyenne televised tour at the Ed Payne Auto Group Rodeo Arena, 1000 N Texas Ave in Mercedes, TX. Doors open at 6:30 pm with the Tail Gate Down party featuring the Marshall Law Band. Bull Riding action begins at 8 pm with Sweetwater Rain performing immediately following the bull riding.

Four time World Champion and Pro Rodeo Hall of Famer Tuff Hedeman will be rewarding the bulls and bull riders over $75,000 in prize money this year on the fifth stop of the CBRs nationally televised Road to Cheyenne professional bull riding tour. Hedeman and the riders will be signing autograph immediately following the event.


FOR DOWNLOAD: "Bulls on the Border" Bull Run Card"

TICKETS:  The Boot Jack, 1428 E Jackson Ave McAllen, TX 78503 (956) 618-3900 or TICKETING LINK

For more information contact Leigh Ann Schroeder, 940.902.1112 or