Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Rodeo Masbateño 2015 | Schedule of Activities

The City of Masbate will again play host to the annual Rodeo Festival with events happening from April 5-19, 2015. Participants from different regions of the country will compete in various school- and professional-level competitions taking place at the Masbate Grand Rodeo Arena.

Highlights of the festival are the Grand Rodeo Festival Parade and Opening Program, the Rodeo National Finals, the Cattle Drive, and the Street Barn Dance. In the evening, head to the Rodeo Saloon and Beer Plaza and cool down with your favorite local beer and feast on Masbateno delicacies as live bands and concerts keep you entertained. Below is the complete schedule of activities for this years Rodeo Festival.

Rodeo Masbateño 2015
Schedule of Activities

Activity Venue Schedule
Kick-Off Ceremonies February 12
Carnival Rides Grandstand Oval March 19 - April 19
Rodeo Saloon/Beer Plaza Grandstand Oval April 5-19
Search for Mr. & Ms. Rodeo Rodeo Arena April 11-12 | 6PM
Rodeo Trade Fair Grandstand Oval April 13-19
Grand Rodeo Festival Parade and Opening Program Capitol Grounds to
Rodeo Arena
April 14 | 7AM
Rodeo National Finals

  • Bull Whipping
  • Load Carrying Relay
  • Cattle Wrestling on Foot
  • Cattle Wrestling from Horseback 
  • Cattle Lassoing From Horseback
  • Carambola – 2 persons
  • Carambola – 4 persons
  • Casting Down
  • Bull Riding
Rodeo Arena April 14-18 | 2PM
Livestock Show Grandstand Oval April 14-18
Facade Dress-Up Contest Final Judging April 14 | 5PM
Cattle Drive Shell Station April 15 | 10AM
Cattle Horse Team Penning Competition Rodeo Arena April 15 | 11AM
Street Barn Dance (Final Judging) Rodeo Arena April 16 | 7AM
Beef Cooking Contest MNCHS April 17 | 8AM
Awarding& Farewell Party Rodeo Arena April 18 | 6PM
Nightly Shows & Entertainment

  • Governor’s Welcome Night
  • City Mayor’s Night
  • Vice Governor Night
  • DMCI Night
  • Fireworks Display

April 14 | 8PM
April 15 | 8PM
April 16 | 8PM
April 17 | 8PM
April 18 | 8PM
April 14 & 18 | 8PM

On behalf of the Province of Masbate and the City Government of Masbate, we invite you to visit the Rodeo Capital of the Philippines and witness this unique cowboy culture in the Philippines.


mountainsnbeyond said...

i'm a born masbateno but sad that i haven't graced a rodeo event :(

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Shayne Zalameda said...

Waa sayang namiss ko ito. Every second or third week ba ng April ang event na ito?