The Wisconsin River Pro Rodeo is a sanctioned by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) and the Women’s Professional Rodeo Association (WPRA). This June 7-9, 2019 we celebrate our 30th anniversary of bringing quality, family entertainment to central and northern Wisconsin in beautiful Merrill.
Experience western heritage fun at the Merrill Festival Grounds with a weekend celebration for the whole family to enjoy. Entertainment includes rodeo performances with bucking horses and bulls, a big beer garden, live music and after the rodeo dance Friday and Saturday, vendors, merchants and more. The Lincoln County Rodeo Association, Inc. is comprised of all volunteers that produce the award winning rodeo. Our hospitality shines, in 2017 we won the WPRA National Award for Small Committee of the Year. The PRCA Great Lakes Circuit has voted them the best medium size rodeo three times in 2016, 2011 and 2009.