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Big Week Bull Riding 2022


The 2022 Big Week Bull Riding will take place Wednesday, July 20, 2022. This event is presented by Salinas Valley Ford and features non-stop bull riding action with some of the top bull riders testing their skills in an arena close to the main grandstand. This is the first year that the bull riding event will be part of the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association's Xtreme Bulls Tour.

Gates open at 5pm and the show starts at 7pm.
The edge-of-your-seat action will be followed up with finale fireworks. If you love bull riding, you don't want to miss this event.

Tickets are on-sale online (below) and in person at the Salinas Sports Complex Ticket Office (1034 N. Main Street, Salinas, CA-open Monday-Friday 10am to 5pm). Ticket prices range from $14 to $68 (plus applicable fees) and will increase by $5 per ticket starting Monday, July 18th.


Presenting Sponsor

Salinas Valley Ford
Presenting Sponsor

Daysheet (list of riders & stock)

*Clear Bag Policy*

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THERE IS A CLEAR BAG POLICY IN EFFECT for events produced by the California Rodeo Association. Get full details here: https://www.carodeo.com/p/about-us/knowbeforeyougoandparking/clearbagpolicy.


Due to a recent iOS update, your ticket(s) may show as "expired" after the show/event start time. Don’t worry, your tickets are still valid!

If you purchased your tickets before 07/01/2022, make sure you can get into the event by doing one of the following:

  • Re-download your updated ticket(s) from your email confirmation
  • Print off your ticket(s)
  • Screenshot the QR code(s)

Bull Riding Seat Map

Click to view map as a pdf

COVID-19 Information

Please refer to the California Department of Public Health for up to date information about COVID-19 and the guidelines that are in place for “Outdoor Mega Events” at that time.

The California Rodeo Salinas will provide hand sanitizing stations throughout the grounds as well as complimentary masks as needed.


General parking (accessed via N. Main St. or Maryal Dr.) is $10 CASH. Please bring exact change. The parking lot will open at 4pm.

VIP Parking (B lot- located near Sherwood Hall) is $25 CASH. Please bring exact change. The parking lot will open at 4pm.

Please plan to arrive early.

2022 Chute Gate Sponsors

Official Beer
Jack in the Box
Official Big Screen Sponsor
Tequila Alderete
Official Tequila
Mission Linen & Uniform Supply

2022 Buck Off Sponsors

Nelson Irrigation

2022 Hung Up Sponsors

Albert Alvarado
Artistic Hang Ups
C & A Truck Brokerage
Carlon's Fire & Safety
Crown Royal
Foothill Packing
Gonzalez Equipment Sales Inc
IPM Specialist
Kleinfeldt Family BBQ
Snow Seed & Supplies Inc.
Hitchcock Farms
Sabor Farms
TopFlavor Farms
Salinas Valley Medical Aesthetics
Bety's Boutique
  • Dardini LLC
  • DeeDee Nucci-Reyna & Rich Radley

2022 Big Week Bull Riding Media Partners

Media Sponsor
KSBW 8 • NBC • ABC • Estrella TV
Media Sponsor
KPRC La Preciosa
Media Sponsor

Special Thanks to Our All Around Grand Champion Sponsors

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