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Darrington - Timberbowl Rodeo June 23 – June 24, 2018 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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Kick up your heels and enjoy the Darrington Timberbowl Rodeo June 23 and 24. This family-friendly event has been a part of Darrington since 1962.

The Rodeo includes Open Bull Riding, Western States Ranch Rodeo Association sanctioned 8-second Tour Whiskey Ranch Saddle Bronc, and Washington Barrel Racing Association sanctioned Barrel Racing. The Rodeo draws competitors from Kentucky, Montana and all over the United States and Canada to compete in the Western States Ranch Rodeo Association sanctioned event.

The town of Darrington has held Timberbowl bucking contests and other lumberjack fun since the 1920s. Founded on mining and timber, the small town at the foot of Whitehorse Mountain in Snohomish County, Washington, has a nationally acclaimed bluegrass festival and other performances. The Rodeo is good old-fashioned family fun. The Darrington Horse Owners Association keeps the rodeo entry fees low to encourage families to take part.

The rodeo runs over two days, beginning at 6 p.m., Saturday, June 23, and again at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 24. Advance ticket sales are $9 for adults, and $6 for senior citizens, youth and military. Entry is free for children 0-6 years old. Advance sales ticket prices reflects a $1 discount off of ticket purchase price at the gate. Online ticket sales will continue up until the event. Discounted tickets are only available up until midnight, Saturday, June 16.