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Oct 8, 2019

Cinch World's Toughest Rodeo Returns to Saint Paul Jan. 24 and 25

Cinch World's Toughest Rodeo™ returns to Saint Paul for two exciting shows Friday, Jan. 24 - Saturday, Jan. 25 at Xcel Energy Center starting at 7:30 p.m. each night. Tickets go on sale Friday, Oct. 11 at 10 a.m. at the Xcel Energy Center Box Office or online at ticketmaster.com. Group rates (12+) are also available by calling 651-312-3486. Tickets start at $20 for adults and kids 12 and under are half price.

Get the best seats in the house when you purchase your Gold Buckle tickets. Gold Buckle ticket holders receive a complimentary Rodeo Rowdy Rag, free program and early access to the preshow, including a special meet-and greet-with the specialty entertainers from 5:30 to 6 p.m.  


The sidewalk ends and the Wild West begins at the Cinch World's Toughest Rodeo featuring three fan-favorite events - bareback riding, saddle bronc riding - and the most extreme sport - bull riding. Twelve contestants will compete for the chance to come back for the final winner-takes-all Ultimate Showdown Round. In addition, some of the nation's fastest cowgirls will compete against the clock in the Women's Barrel Racing competition.

The 2020 Cinch World's Toughest Rodeo, sanctioned by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, will feature the nation's best cowboy and animal athletes. Winners from Saint Paul's action-packed event will win a chance to ride in the $2.3 million American rodeo in Dallas, and be given the ultimate opportunity to qualify for the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas for the World Champion title.


Cinch World's Toughest Rodeo will also feature the return of Bull Jumper Emmanuel Lataste. The Frenchman will show off his unbelievable athletic talent and nerves of steel.  Manu will perform up to 15 jumps and flips and even blindfolded over top of a Mexican fighting bull taking this extreme sport to another level. Joining Manu will be the best of the best in Professional Rodeo, including Comedy Act of the Year John Harrison and National Finals Rodeo Announcer Roger Mooney.




Before the rodeo each night beginning at 6 p.m., fans are invited to come early and partake in interactive activities for all ages including pony rides, all access meet-and-greets with cowboys and entertainers, hopping in the clown's barrel for photos, sitting on Sonny and Silver Dollar the LIVE bulls in the bucking chutes and getting up-close-and-personal with the Cinch World's Toughest Rodeo animal superstars.


Purchase your ticket now to, "head out West for the night" - it's more than just an eight second ride!