Day 2 of the 107th Rodeo! Gates open at 4pm and the Grand Entry & Rodeo starts at 6:15pm tonight.
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Contestant Info

Thank you for competing at Salinas!

Don't forget to pick up your contestant gift bag (bring your back number) at the South end of the arena behind the Pendleton Whisky Saloon in the little wooden building near the stock pens.

The Contestant Hospitality Area is located near the roping chutes on the North end of the arena.

We hope you have a great time while you are here!
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2017 Rodeo Contestants (subject to change)

PARKING & Other Info

Entering the Salinas Sports Complex for the 2017 California Rodeo Salinas-Contestants:

Traffic will be controlled by Rodeo Barn Committee on Maryal Drive behind the Salinas Sports Complex/Arena from 8am on Monday July 17th through 6pm on Sunday July 23rd. Contestant vehicles should enter via Laurel Drive and turn right onto Maryal Drive.

If you exit highway 101 traveling North, you will take the Laurel Drive exit and turn right to proceed to Maryal Drive and make a right onto Maryal and then another right into the barn area.

If you exit highway 101 traveling South via Laurel Drive, you will turn left onto Laurel Drive and proceed to Maryal and make a right then another right into the barn area.

Contestants must obtain a barn pass sticker from the Barn Office and ATTACH IT to your vehicle for in and out privileges in the Barn Area.

PARKING INFO

Rodeo grounds parking is for contestants only. No saving camping spaces on the Rodeo Grounds. Friends and extended family with additional rigs must make other parking arrangements. If they are planning to camp they MUST use the Monterey County Sheriff's Posse Grounds. (map below)


ON SITE PARKING
GENERAL PARKING $10 PER DAY
DRY CAMPING
15’ x 50’ SPACE* PER CONTESTANT NO CHARGE

OFF SITE PARKING
MONTEREY COUNTY SHERIFF’S POSSE GROUNDS (Map below)
LOCATED AT 395 OLD NATIVIDAD RD, SALINAS, CA
DRY CAMPING NO CHARGE
PENS AVAILABLE $15 PER DAY
-There will be a special parking area for day use for contestants that are parked at the MCSP Grounds. Look for signage for the VIP SAM LINDER LOT off of Laurel & Maryal Drive.

*NO OVERSIZE TRAILERS/RVs/RIGS-Park on Bernal (vehicles only, no horses) or at the Monterey County Sheriff's Posse Grounds if your rig does not fit in a 15x50 space.


OTHER

Coors Banquet Bull Xing -located on the North end of the West Grandstands. Contestants gain FREE entry on Wednesday July 19th during PBR and Thursday July 20th. Live music, dancing and drinks!


BARN OFFICE Phone number is 831-775-3151; no email available.
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STALL INFO

NO STALL RESERVATIONS WILL BE TAKEN PRIOR TO THE RODEO.

Pens are available on a first come, first served basis and the Barn Office will open for arrivals at 8am on Monday July 17th.

The fee for each pen is a $75 flat fee for the duration of your stay.

No portable pens and no tie-ups.

No refunds on stall payments.

No saving stalls, horse must be present to rent stall.

The Barn Office will be open daily starting Monday July 17th from 8am to 7pm through Saturday July 22nd at 7pm.

Shavings are available for purchase on-site.
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NO VIDEO CAMERAS


The committee would like to remind you about a few things before you arrive.
There are no video cameras allowed in the arena (grandstands, etc.). This policy has been in place since 2001. Still cameras with professional lenses and detachable lenses are also not allowed. There is a media credentialing process in place for media outlets with video or still cameras. Please be cooperative and leave the video cameras in your vehicle or back at camp.
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THEME DAYS

-Tough Enough to Wear Pink Night
Thursday July 20th
-Wrangler National Patriot Day
and Salute to Military Day Saturday July 22nd
-WEAR PURPLE on Sunday
Man Up Crusade Day Sunday July 23rd to raise awareness about domestic violence
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MAP from SSC to Posse Grounds

Montana Silversmiths

Montana Silversmiths
Title Sponsor of the Contestant Area
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