MLK Jr. Rodeo of Champions

The Annual MLK, Jr. African American Heritage Rodeo of Champions features African American Champions and African American cowboys and cowgirls who have qualified for the finals of the NFR, IFR, PBR and BPFR. 

The concept is to include participation by all African American Champion Cowboys from the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association (PRCA), International Professional Rodeo Association (IPRA), and the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo (BPIR) who have attended either the National Finals Rodeo (NFR), International Finals Rodeo (IFR), Professional Bull Riders (PBR) or the Bill Pickett Championship Finals Rodeo (BPFR).  Denver gets the best of all.

Tickets and Group Sales

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Event tickets include Grounds Admission for the day of the event. Children 2 and under are free to sit on a lap. Parking is free in National Western lots

GROUP DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE: Best seats in the house!

  • Peggy Wortham 303.796.0132
  • Ken Johnson 720.290.2778  
  • Vern Howard 720.971.1329
  • Valerie Yarbough 303.995.5062
  • Maurice Wade 303.641.6963


MLK Rodeo Online Tickets

MLK Jr. Rodeo featuring Frontier Airlines Mutton Bustin', Westernaires

Event tickets include Grounds Admission for the day of the event.
Parking is free in National Western lots.
Children 2 and under are free to sit on a lap.

Will Call is located in the south lobby of the Expo Hall.
(Please have photo ID and confirmation number ready)

National Western Ticket Office

4655 Humboldt Street
Denver, CO 80216

Monday January 15 | 6:30 pm

Reserved Seating

National Western Stock Show | Denver Coliseum
4600 Humboldt Street | Denver CO 80216

Local Ticket Outlets

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Local ticket outlets

  • Winning Coiffures • 6115 E Colfax Ave • 303.377.3835
  • Mailbox Express • Montbello • 303.375.1683
  • Corral Western Wear • 18885 E Colfax •  303.343.0318
  • No picnic baskets and or large food/drink containers allowed past the entry gates.

  • No Professional Video or Camera equipment without advance permission
  • No bottled/can drinks allowed inside the venue. All bottles or can drinks must be finished prior to entering rodeo grounds
  • No Guns/ or other dangerous or illegal devices/ or substances on the grounds.
  • No Alcohol beverages allowed on the grounds