Mutton Bustin is one of the Fair’s most popular events! It’s Rodeo competition for youngsters ages 4-7 years old riding sheep out of a real Rodeo Bucking Chute! Anything goes, and usually does, as contestants hold on for as long as they can trying to win that Gold Buckle and be crowned the Champion Wool Rider!
Contestants must be at least 4 years of age and not older than 7 years of age and weigh 60 pounds or less on the day of the event. Long pants, long sleeve shirt and sturdy closed toe shoes are required. Helmets & vests will be supplied and riders will be required to wear them. The Contestant and only one (1) adult will be allowed in chute area.
Applications will be processed and accepted in the order in which they are received. It is mandatory that on the day of your performance that the contestant and parent/guardian check in 45 minutes prior to riding time. Late arrivals will forfeit their spot and not be allowed to compete. This time is required to prepare the contestant to compete. An entry fee of $20 will be charged to each contestant and will be collected at sign in. Due to the popularity of this event contestants can only be selected for one performance