The Grand Canyon Pro Rodeo Association (GCPRA Rodeos) is a regional rodeo association that sanctions rodeos in southwestern states such as Arizona, New Mexico, Colorado, and southern California. They sanction several rodeos every year and are the largest amateur rodeo association in Arizona. Check below for the 2022 GCRPA Rodeos schedule and rodeo information.
GCPRA Rodeo Schedule
2022 Verde Valley Fair & Rodeo
April 29-30, 2022 | Cottonwood, AZ | http://www.vvfair.com/
The Verde Valley Fair Association, Inc. is dedicated to promoting youth development by providing an educational and entertaining annual event that will allow for FFA, 4-H, and Organized Youth Groups to showcase their products and skills to the general public.
Operations of the fairgrounds facilities year-round are to serve the community by providing multipurpose facilities for both public and private events in a responsible manner generating economic stimulation and tourism development in the Verde Valley. In carrying out the purpose of the Verde Valley Fair Association, Inc., policies, and activities will be guided by the rules of the Fair Event Board and Board of Directors.
2022 Pima County Fair & Rodeo
April 30- May 1, 2022 | Tucson, AZ | https://pimacountyfair.com/
The Southwestern Fair Commission, Inc., is a non-profit, private corporation, established in 1975 by Pima County to operate the fairgrounds and the Pima County Fair since the 1970s. Under the management agreement set forth by the Commission and Pima County, all profits earned from operations are put back into the facility for improvements. Over the years, the commission has invested millions of dollars into the improvements of the facilities.
The Pima County Fairgrounds comprise a 640-acre event complex that resides in a desert environment with mesquite, cacti, and grass with an average temperature of 80° F. The facility was designed for diverse and multi-use to include outdoor concert and stage locations, 3 exhibit buildings, equestrian facilities, animal and livestock arenas, motorized event arena, storage facilities, 15-acres of the asphalt display area, outdoor exhibit spaces, picnic areas, RV facilities, and areas for outdoor camping.
2022 Proud To Be American Copper State Rodeo
May 20-21, 2022 | Camp Verde, AZ | https://campverdearena.com/grand-canyon-pro-rodeo
About the Camp Verde Arena Association: CVAA is currently working hard on building a successful outdoor multi-use equestrian center, called the Camp Verde Equestrian Center. They are a 501 c 3 non-profit organization, made up of 12 respectable, godly, giving volunteers with a wide array of active and past members in different associations such as the Grand Canyon Professional Rodeo Association, Woman’s Professional Rodeo Association, Verde Valley Fair Association, Prescott Frontier Days, Verde Valley Ranger Sheriff’s Posse, and more. Not only are they just volunteers, but they are also teachers, guidance counselors, leaders, firefighters, directors, superintendents, and parents.
For all rodeos and updated schedules please visit http://www.gcpra.net/.