Episode 29:

This Ain’t Our First Rodeo

Rebecca schools Mari on rodeos, their events, and tells us a little bit about that on time she tried to take a buckle from an NFR champion. If you don’t know anything about rodeos, or everything you know is from a popular television show based in Montana, this episode is for you to catch you up to speed before you come to your first rodeo in Great Falls, Montana!


We can’t believe we recorded this entire episode and didn’t use the phrase, “This ain’t our first rodeo.” Well, we’re no dam experts. This episode gives an amazing baseline about rodeos in Great Falls, Montana and the surrounding area. Many of us have fallen in love with a popular television show that has a small storyline around a rodeo, but trust us, that isn’t how you learn about rodeos in Montana. You’ll want to listen to this episode for a baseline knowledge of rodeos and you’ll be able to really enjoy the experience when you go to one.

So, any guesses on whose belt buckle Rebecca tried to grab?

Here are the scheduled rodeos for Great Falls and the surrounding area, and that awesome blog about rodeos that Rebecca mentioned!

So you’re the dam expert? Let us know if our claim is wrong.