frequently asked questions


Can I purchase tickets at the Arena?

  • Yes, tickets can be purchased at ticket entry at Day-of Admission Pricing.  See Tickets for pricing information.
  • No refunds. Rodeo goes on rain or shine!

What are rules for my child to do Mutton Bustin’ 

  •  Open to children all ages 4-7 weighing less than 60lbs.
  • Children will be weighed before riding.  Any child weighing more than 60lbs will not be able to participate.  Refunds will not be issued for registered children.
  • Must pre-register with Flying U Rodeo HERE before the event.  No day-of registration will be accepted. 
  • Proof of health insurance and birth certificate required during registration and must be presented at the event.
  • There is a $35 entry fee per child per day.
  • Each child will receive a souvenir T-shirt and other goodies from our sponsors for participating
  • There will one winner announced each day and will receive a gift certificate for a pair of Justin Boots valued at $100
  • Entries are on a first come, first served basis.

Does my 3-year-old need a ticket?

  • No. Kids 3 and under do not need a ticket.

What should I bring to the rodeo?

  • A blanket to sit on (the bleachers can be hot/cold)
  • Sunscreen
  • A hat and sunglasses

What is not allowed at the rodeo?

  • Ice chests, food or beverages not purchased within the arena
  • Pets of any kind (except service animals)
  • No weapons of any type

When should I get to the arena?

  • Friday: The venue gates open at 4:30 pm. The arena gates open at 6:00 pm  
  • Saturday: The carnival start at 4:00 pm. The arena gates open at 6:00 pm
  • Come early to get a great seat and enjoy ice cold beverages and tasty food available for purchase. 

Where is the Marine Corps Rodeo?

  • The event is being held at the Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard Stables.
  • Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard, Daggett, CA 92327
  • Directions
    • Travel from I-15
      • Exit 191
      • Continue South on Daggett-Yermo Rd
      • Turn East on Agate Rd
    • Travel from I-40
      • Exit 7 / A Street towards Daggett
      • Continue North on Daggett–Yermo Rd
      • Turn East on Agate Rd

Is there parking available?

  • Parking entrance is on Agate Road. The rodeo is held at the Marine Corps Mounted Color Guard Stables in Daggett /Yermo. Parking is $5.00 for vehicles.