Since 1933, Fort Smith has been home to one of Arkansas’ most exciting rodeos. Each year cowboys from all over the world compete for one of largest prize purses in Arkansas. This year marks the eighty second anniversary of the rodeo. You’ll see some the rankest bulls and broncs in America. Events include Saddle Bronc Riding, Bull Riding, Bareback Riding, Calf Roping, Barrel Racing, Wild Horse Racing and Steer Wrestling. Bring the whole family and enjoy free entertainment on the Choctaw Casino stage and nightly performances by the Old Fort Days Dandies!
Freestyle Bullfighting is coming to the Old Fort Days Rodeo. This PRCA sanctioned event will have three go-rounds on Thursday, Friday and Saturday with the finals taking place during Saturday nights performance. Competitors will gain points with hopes of making to the finals at the NFR in Las Vegas.