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19th Annual Plantation Days Rodeo<br>Two full days of Hawaiian Style Rodeo Action - Koloa Plantation Days, Kauai, Hawaii
19th Annual Plantation Days Rodeo
Two full days of Hawaiian Style Rodeo Action
Hosted by CJM Country Stables / Paco's Tacos

Rodeo is a big sport in Hawaii, you’ll be amazed at the level of competition displayed by our contestants. Hawaiian paniolo (cowboys and cowgirls) have been top rodeo competitors since Ikua Purdy of Waimea, Hawaii, won a national roping contest in Wyoming in 1908. From little keiki on up, ropers and riders throughout Hawaii compete in numerous events every year. 

This years 19th Annual Koloa Plantation Days Rodeo will feature Bull Riding, Wild Cow Milking, High Dollar Team Roping, Barrel Racing, Break-away Roping, and Hawaiian’s own events Po’o Wai U & Double Mugging. The young keiki cowboys and cowgirls will get into the action with Mutton Busting (sheep riding) Keiki Barrel Racing, Jr. Steer riding and Kids Stickhorse / Dummy Roping.

Witness first hand thrilling rodeo action, Paco's Tacos Cantina, an assortment of food trucks, and enjoy an array of merchandise, art, interactive and informational booths. We have an exciting lineup of distinctive designed days below:

  • July 20th Friday Night Bash-4:30 to 9:30, live country band and dancing music & the best of the best state’s team ropers competing in a The High Dollar Roping. Watch our ladies turn and burn their first round of the Wahine Barrel Racing. Meet our Rodeo Queen and Princess crowned that night in the arena.
  • July 21st Paniolo Heritage Saturday Rodeo- 11:00 to 3:30 – first round of rodeo events including Bull Riding, Double Mugging, Kids Mutton Busting, Team Roping and our new event Wild Cow Milking. In addition to the exciting events will be a tribute to the Hawaiian Cowboy the Paniolo. There will be a special Hawaiian blessing and Pa'u princess grand entry, haku lei for sale, local foods and tribute to the Hawaiian paniolo as our theme. Besides the rodeo action, there will be carnival games and petting zoo for kids to enjoy.
  • July 22nd Kids Family Fun Sunday Rodeo- 11:00 to 3:30 (gates open at 10:30am) – final round where winners are crowned after each event Bull Riding, Barrel Racing, Double Mugging, Kids Sheep riding, Team Roping our new event Wild Cow Milking, Jr. Barrels, and a Stick Riding event for the public. Before, during and after the rodeo there will be kid friendly foods, carnival games petting zoo. Pony rides will only be available on Sunday.

19th Annual Plantation Days Rodeo
Two full days of Hawaiian Style Rodeo Action
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Activity details at a glance

Date: Friday, Saturday & Sunday, July 20, 21 & 22, 2018
Time: 7/20 4:30 - 9:30; 7/21 & 7/22 11:00 am - 3:30 pm

Admission: $10 adults, children 18 & under free, free parking

Contact: (808) 742-6096
CJM Country Stables, Poipu Kauai

Driving Directions:
CJM STABLES RODEO ARENA is located 1.5 miles past the Grand Hyatt at the end of Poipu Road.