The Center is located near the Verendrye Monument in Fort Pierre, South Dakota is a historical museum devoted to the legendary sport of South Dakota rodeo; the history and its stars.
With an extensive collection of the memorabilia and collections of icons Casey Tibbs, 9 times World Champion Saddle Bronc Rider and Mattie Goff Newcombe, the spectacular trick rider of the 1920s, this museum provides a historical view into the rich culture which has made rodeo such an important part of South Dakota history.
Oh, do we have plans for June 6th! Make a day of it in Fort Pierre!
- Branding party
- Reunion/interviews of the Diamond A Cattle Company-SD’s largest cow outfit 60-100 years ago
- Stick Pony Races
- Live music by Singer/songwriter Daniel (Boone) Johnson of the Mystic Cowboys
- Book signing by Thad Beery author of “Eight Seconds of Grace.”
The best bronc cowboys in the country ride at the Casey Tibbs Match of Champions at the Stanley County Fairgrounds!
Steak Fry & music by Daniel (Boone) Johnson of the Mystic Cowboys
5:30-7 pm (central time)
$15/plate - Ribeye steak, beans and potato salad
Steak fry tickets available only at fairgrounds gate.
Match of Champions: 7pm
The top national bronc riders are matched against some of the top bucking stock in the upper Midwest
$15-advance, $20 at the gate Gold Buckle Reserved Seats: $35