Casper is all set to welcome the College National Finals Rodeo (CNFR) back to the Casper Events Center, June 15th through the 21st.  Tickets for the "Rose Bowl" of college rodeo go on sale this coming Friday, April 11th.

For those new to this exciting event, the CNFR is where individual collegiate champions are crowned in saddle bronc, bare back, and bull riding, tie-down roping, steer wrestling, team roping, breakaway roping, barrel racing, and goat tying. Over 400 cowboys and cowgirls from over 100 universities and colleges compete in Casper each year.

Tickets for Slack Rounds are $8 General Admission. Bulls and Broncs and Evening Performances are $10 General Admission, $20 Reserved Seating (Rows 14-21), and $25 Box Seats (Rows 4-13). Season Tickets are $60 General Admission, $110 Reserved Seats, $130 Box Seats, and includes Bulls and Broncs and Slack Rounds. Tickets go on sale this Friday, April 11th at the Casper Events Center Box Office. Charge-by-Phone at 307-577-3030 or 800-442-2256 or online at

You are invited to visit the NIRA’s web page: or for more info on the NIRA and the CNFR.