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Hell on Wheels Rodeo Sets Records in Third Season

 

September 15, 2022

Karen Lipska/Pine Bluffs Post

Above: Beau Scarborough with his buckle for First Place Saddlebronc.

(Cheyenne) – The 2022 Hell on Wheels Rodeo and Chuck Wagon Dinner series at the Laramie County Fairgrounds in Archer set new records for attendance, sponsorship, total prize money and economic impact for Cheyenne and Laramie County.

The 3rd year of the series saw 1754 tickets sold, an increase of 5% over last season despite having one fewer performance. Attendees came from 46 different states and 11 different countries including Turkey, the UK, Canada, and New Zealand. 55% of tickets sold to the rodeo this year were purchased by out of state visitors.

The six rodeos had a direct economic...



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