Great Midwest Pro Rodeo in Elkhorn, WI / 08-20-16
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There was boots, hats & spurs and plenty of horses and bulls at the Walworth County Fairgrounds for the return of the Great Midwest Pro Rodeo. This was year 15 for a very successful and important rodeo that assists a great cause. The Big Hat Rodeo family began a college scholarship fund for young people involved in rodeo to honor the Big Hat founders, Rudy & Gene Calzavara. Each year multiple $2500.00 scholarships are awarded and the Great Midwest Pro Rodeo is the primary fundraiser for the Fund.
There was 7 major rodeo events including Bareback Riding, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Saddle Bronc Riding, Tie Down Roping, Cowgirls Barrel Racing and BULL RIDING.