Thursday night at the WYO Rodeo is a great excuse to dust off your best pink shirt, or pick up a crisp new one in honor of breast cancer awareness. Every year, we partner with the Sheridan Memorial Hospital to raise funds and spread the word about early cancer screening and detection programs at the hospital's Welch Cancer Center. In years past, Sheridan Memorial Hospital has handed out FREE pink cooling towels or bandanas, [...]
Flag carriers are an important part of the Sheridan WYO Rodeo. They perform horsemanship at the highest level, while carrying sponsorship flags on all four nights of the rodeo. The Sheridan WYO Rodeo Wranglers formalized their organization in 2015 and now recruit between 40-45 women and men to carry sponsorship flags each year. Practice runs from October – July every year, with once monthly practices in October, November, February and March, and weekly practices [...]
For nearly 30 years, the Sheridan WYO Rodeo has been supporting higher education in Sheridan County by awarding scholarships. Each year, three Sheridan County students win a $1,000 scholarship. Our next round of applications are due April 16, 2021, and all students who apply must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 and be admitted to an accredited institution of higher education. Click here to view our 2021 WYO Rodeo Scholarship Application.
Rodeo president Nick Siddle is proud to announce that Sheridan-based EMIT is now an Official Sponsor of the WYO Rodeo alongside M&M’s, Coca-Cola, Gold Buckle Club and the WYO Rodeo Posse. It’s been 10 years since the WYO Rodeo has added an official sponsor to the lineup. “Our mission is to preserve and celebrate our western culture while actively contributing to Sheridan’s economy, and we like to partner with like-minded folks,” said Siddle. “EMIT [...]
https://youtu.be/e9xAbAu9jpM There's really nothing more precious to the WYO Rodeo than the animal athletes. This new two-minute film about our stock contractor partner, Sankey Pro Rodeo, sums it up well. "It's a family deal...You're proud of them just like they're family, and they mean just as much to you as family does..."