2022 Whitecourt Woodlands Rodeo
Plan your vacation to the area in August so you can take in the Whitecourt Woodlands Rodeo. Every year, the Whitecourt & District Agricultural Society’s Rodeo Committee work hard to make the event bigger and better than the year before.
The 2022 Rodeo will be no different. Taking place AUGUST 5-7, the weekend starts at 5 PM Friday with a Cowboy Supper, at the Rodeo Grounds at Westward Agricultural Complex, located on Hwy 32 South, 8 kms south of Whitecourt.
Gates open at 5 PM on Friday night. Grab your beef on a bun Cowboy Supper. It's a huge draw to have All Pro Canadian Chuckwagon & Chariots onboard for 2022. Set for a 6:30 PM start, we’re gauging a lot of excitement for chuckwagon and chariot racing all three (3) nights.
Free camping available with weekend pass, and Friday’s live entertainment will begin at 9 PM.
Grab breakfast at Westward Hall starting at 8 AM on Saturday and Sunday.
Gates open at 9 AM on Saturday. The Whitecourt Wheels Car Show and Rodeo Market will begin at 10 AM.
Starting at 12 Noon take in the Junior Rodeo. Youth boys and girls compete in Mini Bareback, Mini Saddle Broncs, Junior Steer Riding, Wild Pony Race, Junior Breakaway Ropers, Peewee Barrel Racers, and Junior Barrel Racers.
Set for a 2:30 PM start, watch the Wildrose Rodeo Association (WRA) events, co-sanctioned by the Lakeland Rodeo Association (LRA) and Foothills Cowboys Association (FCA). Cowboys face off in numerous events - Bareback, Novice Horse, Calf Roping, Junior Steer Riding, Steer Wrestling, Junior Bull Riding, Junior Breakaway Roping, Ladies Barrels, Junior Barrels, Peewee Barrels, Saddle Bronc Riding and Team Roping. Whitecourt Woodlands Rodeo boasts the largest number of contestants within the three associations.
Chuckwagons and Chariots run at 6:30 PM Saturday.
Daily concessions, 50/50 raffles, meat draws and beer gardens are available every day.
9 AM action for slack events on Sunday morning.
Gates open at 11 AM.
Set for 12:00 Noon catch a Day 2 of Wildrose Rodeo Association (WRA) events, co-sanctioned by the Lakeland Rodeo Association (LRA) and Foothills Cowboys Association (FCA). Bareback, Novice Horse, Calf Roping, Junior Steer Riding, Steer Wrestling, Junior Bull Riding, Junior Breakaway Roping, Ladies Barrels, Junior Barrels, Peewee Barrels, Saddle Bronc Riding and Team Roping.
Kids infield games are a huge hit and will run on Sunday - Mutton Bustin’, Pony Bronc and Wild Pony Races - taking place at the halftime show during the WRA Rodeo events.
Chuckwagons and Chariots run at 4:00 PM Sunday. Custom belt buckles will be awarded at wrap-up.
Go to Whitecourt Woodlands Rodeo Facebook Page and Group, Twitter and Instagram for regular posts, engaging content, and sponsor acknowledgements.
SEE YOU AT THE RODEO!