Folsom Pro Rodeo

Thanks for supporting Folsom Pro Rodeo

On behalf of the Folsom Chamber of Commerce, I would like to thank you for your support of the 2009 Folsom Pro Rodeo. This was our 49th consecutive year to host the area’s only ...

Runners and cattle hoof it down Sutter Street

Thousands of community members, some political officials and many longhorns came out to historic Sutter Street in Folsom for the Cattle Drive kick-off of the Folsom Pro Rodeo. The ...

There's a new dog in town

Stop in and say howdy to local gent Tom Rockenbaugh at his new eatery in Folsom. Rockenbaugh is no stranger to the area. He’s a Cameron Park resident and grew up on the Orangeva ...

Bust that mutton

The popular mutton busting competition returns to the 49th Folsom Pro Rodeo. In front of cheering rodeo fans, the tots get a chance to tangle with a woolly beast (or rather, a shee ...

No bull when it comes to this run

It may not be Spain’s famous Running of the Bulls, but Folsom’s version is probably much safer. The very first “Running of the Bullipedes” will be at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, ...

Kids strike silver

During the Gold Rush, miners stood hip deep in the ice-cold waters of the American River to find a flake of gold. Kids have it so much easier these days. During the Folsom Pro Rod ...

Plenty of high-flying fun at rodeo

Dancing horses, a shoot-out on Sutter Street, a skydiver waving Old Glory and good ol’ country music are on tap to entertain the crowds during the Folsom Pro Rodeo. MUSIC SCENE ...

Rodeo kick-off is tonight

The days of the Old West, when men rode horses with six-shooters at their sides while moving cattle hundreds of miles, will be brought back to Folsom for the Cattle Drive kick-off ...

Livestock, hay and cowboys make the rodeo

For more than 50 years, the annual Folsom Pro Rodeo has thrilled hundreds of thousands of people. The rodeo not only attracts people from all over California, but also North Ameri ...

Wells Fargo Stagecoach rolls into town

A name synonymous with the Old West will roll into Folsom for the rodeo. The Wells Fargo Stagecoach, an icon of Western films, will take part in the Folsom Pro Rodeo Cattle Drive ...

Seven rodeo events have ties to the Old West

The seven main events in professional rodeo remain true to their Old West work origins. All sanctioned Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association rodeos have the events — popular bull ...

Wanna be a cowboy?

As the old song goes, “Mama, don’t let your babies grow up to be cowboys.” But no one passed along the message to those competing in the Folsom Pro Rodeo. The modern day cow ...

Church opens doors on Sutter Street

Stage Nine Theater has found a unique use for its space when not being used for theatrical productions — a church is setting up shop. Pastor Stu Streeter said Disciples Church w ...