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Wimberley's Annual VFW Pro Open Rodeo in Wimberley, Texas - Every 4th of July Weekend in the Central Texas Hill Country!

Wimberley's 70th Annual VFW CPRA Rodeo
Cowboys Professional Rodeo Assn. Sanctioned Pro/Open Rodeo

July 4th weekend, 2015

Thursday, Friday, Saturday ( July 2nd, 3rd & 4th, 2015) 

A Texas Hill Country tradition, the Annual CPRA Sanctioned/Open VFW Rodeo  has been held for  69 years on the first weekend in July at the VFW's rodeo grounds north of Wimberley on Jacobs Well Rd., just off Ranch Road 12.

Once the largest outdoor rodeo in Texas, the event still ranks near the top.  This is a Cowboys Professional Rodeo Assn. (CPRA) sanctioned/open event (Ranked "Best CPRA Rodeo of the Year" in the 2006 CPRA Hall of Fame).

Click on the bucking bronco below to see this year's full listing of events.

The VFW Rodeo is sponsored by Wimberley's VFW Post 6441 and Ladies Auxiliary as a not-for-profit event.  Proceeds are used to support a variety of community activities and organizations.


  • Tickets: Adults - $15, Children 12 & under $10 ($12/$7 if purchased in advance)
  • Advance tickets on sale at VFW Post June 28, 29 and 30  from noon to 6 p.m.  Cash, check, major credit cards accepted.  On those days tickets may also purchased by phone (512-847-6441).   Limited box seat tickets ($25 ea.) on sale at advance ticket purchase dates & times
  • General admission parking $5 per vehicle at the gate.
  • Additional VFW Post information at: www.texasvfw.net


Thursday, Friday & Saturday (July 2nd, 3rd & 4th) - Gates open at 5:30, First Mutton Bustin' at 7:00, Rodeo begins at 8:00

  • Events include: bull riding, tie down calf roping, bareback & saddle bronc riding, mini bull riding, steer wrestling, team roping, women's breakaway roping, and women's barrel racing.
  • Producer & stock provider:  Bo Davis of Gonzales, Texas
  • Each night features antics of famed bull-fighter, clown and barrel man Leon Coffee
  • 2nd Mutton Bustin' midway in Rodeo
  • Tickets at the gate: Adults - $15, Children 12 & under $10 ($12/$7 if purchased in advance) See Below


  • 2 calf scrambles nightly: one for ages 5-8 and another for ages 9-12
  • Food & other vendors on the grounds
  • Mutton Bustin' register inside the VFW hall at 6:00p.m  Cost is $20 per ride, 60 lb. maximum rider weight
  • Dance Saturday night from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. featuring the Jake Gill Band.  $10 admission
  • Free Fireworks Show nightly (weather permitting) after the Rodeo performance


Wimberley's Annual VFW/Pro Rodeo

This webpage updated by Lewis Smith.