1.5 to 2.0 hours
Weekday rodeos start at 6:45 p.m. The entertainer takes the stage at approximately 8:45 p.m. NRG Stadium gates open at 6 p.m. Weekend rodeos start at 3:45 p.m. The entertainer takes the stage at approximately 5:45 p.m. NRG Stadium gates open at 3 p.m.
If you do not plan on attending the Rodeo or a concert, admission is $15 for adults and children ages 13 and over. Tickets for children under 12 are $5. Children age 2 and under are free and do not require a ticket. Every Wednesday, seniors 60 and over and children 12 and under get in free .
You must have a Reliant Park Admission ticket ($15 adults, $5 kids ages 3-12), Rodeo /concert ticket , or season pass to enter the carnival area. Save time and get your Reliant Park Admission ticket online, too. It’s not discounted, but you won’t have to stand in line to get in!
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
The granddaddy of rodeo events, Cheyenne Frontier Days has been held in its namesake Wyoming town since 1897. The outdoor rodeo and western celebration features hundreds of horses performing rodeo events and track acts.
The safety of everyone is paramount for Rodeo patrons to enjoy a fun atmosphere. Please note that all personal belongings (such as purses, camera cases, back packs, strollers, etc.) Anyone refusing to be searched will not be allowed on the Rodeo grounds.
Cheyenne Frontier Days
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Save by buying a rodeo ticket or season pass Season Passes are available at the gates to the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo .
Your rodeo /concert ticket allows access to NRG Stadium AND NRG Park, including NRG Arena, NRG Center and the Carnival.
By buying tickets in-person, at the box office , you can avoid paying any ticketing fees, that get a lot more expensive the more tickets you purchase .
Once the fair begins, the carnival does offer unlimited ride wristbands at a rate of $30 ea . (Mon. – Thu.) or $35 ea.
Today, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo announced its plans for the 2021 Rodeo . Originally scheduled for March 2 – 21, RODEOHOUSTON® competitions, concerts and entertainment, carnival and other attractions and activities are now scheduled for May 4 – 23, 2021 , pending COVID-19 health status.