Saturday Kicked Off First of 2 Daytime California Rodeo Performances

SALINAS, CA, July 21, 2018 – The Saturday matinee performance of the California Rodeo Salinas drew 11,578 people to the Salinas Sports Complex.

The Special Buckaroos Rodeo presented by Tanimura & Antle kicked off the day just before Veteran James “Guido” Davis parachuted into the arena with an 840 square foot American flag.

Fans enjoyed a great day of action in the arena and on the track. Full results can be found at

The action was streamed live on the Wrangler Network,, and will be again tomorrow at 1pm. Tomorrow is the Pendleton Whisky Day of Champions and Man Up Crusade Day at the California Rodeo Salinas.

Tickets are available at, 1034 N. Main Street after 10am each day or by calling (831)772-6500. Prices are $7 for children, $15 for adult general admission and $20 for adult reserved seats. A clear bag policy is in effect with full details at

The California Rodeo Salinas a new Facebook live show streaming at different times each day. ‘Like’ the California Rodeo on Facebook at to receive alerts. Follow the Rodeo on Instagram (@carodeosalinas) and Twitter (@CaliforniaRodeo) for daily updates, photos and more.

About California Rodeo Salinas
The 108th California Rodeo Salinas will take place July 19th-22nd, 2018. The California Rodeo Association is a not-for-profit organization that strives to preserve and promote the traditions of the California Rodeo Salinas and the West. We support the community and other non-profit organizations through the staging of the annual California Rodeo Salinas and other year round operations of the Salinas Sports Complex. Through donation of our facility, vending and fundraising opportunities during Rodeo and other events, the California Rodeo Association returns over $400,000 annually to local non-profits. For more information about the California Rodeo Salinas, log on to or call the California Rodeo Office at 831-775.3100. ‘Like’ the California Rodeo on Facebook at or follow us on Twitter @CaliforniaRodeo for updates, photos and more.