It is the Mission of the Rodeo and Fair Office to promote and enhance the Tohono O’odham Nation’s Annual Rodeo and Fair events through rodeo competition, entertainment, traditional dance, parade, food, arts & crafts, and cultural exchange. Plan, Promote and Coordinate the Tohono O’odham Nation’s Rodeo and Fair events and activities.
The All Indian Rodeo Competition is what began the Annual Rodeo and Fair Celebration in 1939, come and support your Indian Rodeo Contestant in the Masters Division, Jr. Rodeo Division, and All Indian Rodeo (Open Show) Division. There are sure to be top notch Indian National Rodeo Finalists and National Finals Rodeo Finalists stopping in to compete for the Coveted All-Around Champion Title.
The All Indian Wild Horse Race is as “Wild and Rough” as it gets, as three man teams attempt to saddle and ride a wild bronc just in from the range toward the finish line and not to mention the Bull Bash and Women’s Steering Riding will get your adrenalin going.
Traditional O’odham dances and games is a must see and the All Indian Pow-Wow contest is a crowd favorite, come watch as Pow-Wow contestants from all over the country compete for cash prizes in junior, adult and senior divisions.