July 19-28, 2024


Committee Presents Award to Community


CFD_2235CHEYENNE – The Cheyenne Frontier Days™ General Committee presented the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year award to the community on Friday night (June 12).

Cheyenne Frontier Days™ received the PRCA Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year award for the sixteenth time at an award banquet on December 3, 2014 in Las Vegas.

PRCA rodeo contract personnel, judges, clowns, stock contractors and contestants vote in October on the finalists for this award.  Award finalists then attend a banquet during the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo at which the award recipient is announced.

General Chairman Darin Westby and the General Committee presented the award to Mayor Rick Kaysen and Cheyenne as the “Communities Award,” and kicked off  the first night of the Celtic Festival at The Depot.

Cheyenne Frontier Days has previously received the PRCA Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year award in 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.