Florida Gateway Pro Rodeo is a PRCA sanctioned rodeo held annually at the Florida Gateway Fairgrounds Rodeo Arena in Lake City, Florida. Our rodeo includes all 7 rodeo events: Bareback, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Saddle Bronc, Barrel Racing, Tie Down Roping and Bull Riding. We also have Mutton Bustin’ as well!
Tie Down Roping
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How much are tickets?
Tickets are $15 for adults and $5 for ages 6–12 at the gate; free admission for children 5 and under. Advance Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for kids ages 6-12(a convenience fee of $1.50 will be added to online purchases).
Advance Tickets can be purchased at Russell’s Western Wear, North Florida Glass, the Florida Gateway Fairgrounds office or online.
*Pricing subject to change*
Where can I purchase tickets?
Advance tickets are available to purchase at Russell’s Western Wear, North Florida Glass, the Florida Gateway Fairgrounds office or online $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12. (a convenience fee of $1.50 will be added to online purchases) Tickets can also be purchased at the rodeo, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday. Tickets at the gate are $15 for adults and $5 for children ages 6-12.
*Pricing subject to change*
What time does the rodeo start?
On Friday and Saturday gates open at 6pm and the rodeo starts at 8pm. On Sunday the gates open at 12pm and the rodeo starts at 2pm.
*Times subject to change*
Is there a schedule of events?
At the rodeo, a day sheet will be available with the order of events and the contestants riding in each event. Our rodeo includes all 7 rodeo events: Bareback, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Saddle Bronc, Barrel Racing, Tie Down Roping and Bull Riding. We also have Mutton Bustin’ and Breakaway Roping as well! Each performance includes all the events listed so you won’t miss any of the action no matter what day you join us!
Do you offer handicap seating?
We do offer handicap seating, first come first serve.
Directions & Parking
From I-75 North: Take exit 427 to merge onto US-90, go east on 90 to Bascom Norris Road; turn right on Bascom Norris and just past the arena, there will be parking on the right.
From I-10 exit Hwy 41 or 441 south; proceed to Hwy 90. Travel west on 90 to Bascom Norris; turn left on Bascom Norris.
From HWY 90 East travel west to Bascom Norris; turn left on Bascom Norris and then Left on Mary Ethel.
ATM is located on the property
Restrooms are located on the far side of the grandstands near the VIP tent. There are also port-a-lets located near the grandstands.
Diaper changing facilities are located in the permanent bathrooms.
Coolers are NOT permitted in the event. Taking food into the event is also prohibited.
Cameras are permitted however, they may be prohibited during certain entertainment events. Please check with the staff before taking pictures or video at any entertainment event. Live streaming is strictly prohibited.
Pets are not permitted on the grounds EXCEPT for service animals in compliance with the ADA.
We are an alcohol and drug-free event.