From humble beginnings as a single Hereford cattle show in 1899, the American Royal has grown into a non-profit organization that features numerous horse shows, live entertainment, cooking demonstrations, a BBQ exposition, children’s activities, a livestock auction, a rodeo and more each year in Kansas City. Now in its 63rd year, the three-day ProRodeo event itself will feature a variety of skill competitions, including bareback riding, steer wrestling, team roping, saddle bronc riding, tie-down roping, barrel racing and bull riding.
Last year, this rodeo was one of five finalists nominated for the PRCA Large Indoor Rodeo of the Year, and received the prominent Remuda Award for its elite stock. This year, it will offer three performances:
For more information about the American Royal ProRodeo event, visit: www.americanroyal.com/
Less than six miles from the location of these upcoming festivities, the InterContinental Kansas City hotel offers comfortable, convenient lodging in the heart of the popular Country Club Plaza district. Guests can take advantage of spacious accommodations with flat-screen televisions and pillow-top mattresses; 24-hour business and fitness centers; high-speed Internet ($11.95/day);
For more information about this hotel in Kansas City, MO, and its proximity to the American ProRoyal Rodeo, call 816-756-1635 or go to: www.kansascityic.com