26th Annual Fremont Bull Riding Classic
The Fremont Bull Riding Classic is the annual fundraiser of the Christensen Field Improvement Task Force. All profits from this event go toward improvements at the Christensen Field Complex. The Classic features Bull Riding, Mutton Bustin', Funny Man Acts, Bull Fighting, and Wild Steer Riding. Thank you to our stock contractors, Brent & Stella Larreau of Rodeo Rose Productions for bringing us this form of true cowboy entertainment.
BULL RIDERS: Please contact Rodeo Rose Productions directly at 308.368.5838 if you would like to compete at this event.
Cavender's Mutton Bustin' Classic
We want to see all of the rough and tough cowboys and cowgirls ages 4 to 8 years old (under 50 lbs), for the Mutton Bustin' Classic. Registration will start when the gates open both nights. The competition will begin just following registration. Our Mutton Busters will compete for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places prizes. The winner will receive a Champion Mutton Bustin' Classic buckle, top three will each receive a special prize, all participants will receive a prize package from Cavender’s, and FREE ice cream cone coupon donated by Runza too!
PLEASE NOTE: We will allow 30 participants each night, but it always fills up fast, so be sure to be there early to sign up when the gates open! Registration will begin after the gates open, with the contest starting shortly thereafter in the arena.
Tractor Supply Co. Wild Steer Ride
Our Intermission Entertainment for this year is a Wild Steer Ride, Sponsored by Tractor Supply Co.! Teams will be sponsored by other area businesses. Teams of three will compete to "Ride" the Wild Steer to the finish line in time to prove they are the CHAMPIONS! This year we are opening up the registration to anyone who can assemble a team of three people to join in the fun.
We are asking area businesses to challenge each other to a little friendly competition, and sign up to help us raise money for a good cause, and some great entertainment! Registration is available online NOW for both teams and participants!
Rodeo Dance Friday with 4 on the Floor
4 on the Flloor will be performing at our dance following the 2022 Fremont Bull riding Classic Friday night performance. The dance will be held in the Main Arena, and will begin following the bull ride. 4 on the Floor performs a high-energy blend of rock, country and funk, specifically designed to DRIVE you to the dance floor. Ticket is included with admission to the 2022 Fremont Bull Riding Classic.
Rodeo Dance Saturday Opener Luke Mills
Luke Mills is a singer/songwriter, performer, and recording artist from Holdrege Nebraska. He was inducted into the Nebraska Country Music Hall of Fame in October 2020. Luke has been writing and performing music professionally since 1999 and has seen regional and national radio success with multiple songs over the last 20 years. He has toured across the United States and has become a staple in the independent artist scene with his unique and professional performances and songwriting.
Rodeo Dance Saturday Headliner Dylan Bloom!
Starting in 2009, Dylan began fronting his first band alongside his father Dean Bloom, performing Country/Rock in his hometown and other small towns around Nebraska. In 2012, Dylan released his first album “Strong In A Small Town” followed by a sophomore album named "Population 1213" in 2016. He started off 2018 with the exciting release of his next EP "Truck Driver" recorded in Nashville.
Dylan's natural range of gravelly vocals mixed with honest lyrics and small town anthems instantly connect with listeners. Dylan and his high energy band bring their style of Country/Rock to County Fairs, Festivals, Honkey Tonks and have opened the stage for Craig Morgan, Chris Cagle, Sawyer Brown, Scotty McCreery, Lee Brice, Phil Vassar, John Micheal Montgomery, Blackhawk, Kenny Loggins, and many other National Acts!