Get ready for an unforgettable time at the 2024 San Antonio Rodeo. From exciting events to sizzling concerts, this guide has you covered for a boot-stompin' good time:

Map of 2024 San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo Grounds
2024 San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo Grounds Map

Must-See Rodeo Attractions

If you're new to the rodeo scene, the Fair Grounds provide an ideal setting to immerse yourself in the excitement! Adult admission is $15 at the gate and $12 online, while children aged 3-12 and seniors can enter for $5. Military personnel enjoy free entry with a valid ID. Here’s a glimpse of what you can expect:

  • Shop — At the Expo Hall, you’ll discover over 175 unique vendors to shop from. 
  • Carnival — While you’ll find the classic rides for all ages to experience, this year, head to the Expo Hall to check out the indoor carnival. 
  • Animal Encounters — The fairgrounds feature a Petting Farm, Pony Rides, Pig Races, Wildlife, TX Education Trail, and so much more! 

For a complete list of hours and information on certain events, visit the Rodeo’s website here.

Rodeo Extravaganza

The San Antonio Rodeo celebrates Texan culture, and you won't want to miss the thrilling rodeo events. Each night, from bull riding to barrel racing, saddle bronc riding to steer wrestling, promises adrenaline-pumping action. Some of our favorite events include:

  • Charreada Extravaganza | Experience a traditional Mexican rodeo, where daring horseback maneuvers, impressive rope skills, and the captivating artistry of the escaramuza take center stage. This dynamic performance celebrates heritage and equestrian finesse that you won't want to miss.

  • Mutton Bustin' Adventure | Get ready for the cutest rodeo action – Mutton Bustin' is a crowd favorite at the San Antonio Rodeo! Watch as little Buckaroos bravely ride sheep for an exciting six seconds under the arena lights. It happens at every rodeo performance (excluding the Finals).

  • Ranch Rodeo Showdown | Witness the true grit and skill of modern-day cowboys and cowgirls as they compete in events like team sorting, wild cow milking, and bronc riding. This action-packed spectacle pays homage to the authentic traditions of ranch life, offering a thrilling showcase of determination and cowboy spirit. 

Star-Studded Concerts

No rodeo is complete without some toe-tappin' tunes. The 2024 San Antonio Rodeo boasts a lineup of chart-topping artists ready to serenade you under the Texas stars. Check out the concert schedule to make sure you catch your favorite acts live on stage:

For the full rodeo lineup, you can visit the rodeo’s website here.

Savor the Flavor

The Fair Grounds offers a diverse range of dining choices. This year, visitors can enjoy complimentary tastings at the General Mill booth located within the Expo Hall and the Chuckwagon in the Food Court. Additionally, there is a Wine Garden, Wine Seminars, What-A-Lounge, and the Surtierra Cantina.


Rodeo Events

Around the City San Antonio is buzzing with events during the rodeo season. Whether you're interested in cultural festivals, parades, or local markets, there's something for everyone. Here’s a look at some of the events happening around the Alamo City:

  • Valentine's Day Ride | Feb. 1 - 29 | Whether you are an experienced equestrian or have never set foot near a horse, horseback riding is a great way to experience the true beauty of the Hill Country. This is the perfect place to bring your guests, let them saddle up, and show them some true Texan heritage!

  • Western Heritage Weekend | Feb. 2-4 | The Western Heritage Parade & Cattle Drive Committee produces the annual parade to kick- off the San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo. The parade features a cattle drive, mounted infantry groups, authentic wagons, and heritage organizations that come together to participate in a display of the Western heritage and local culture of San Antonio and Texas.

  • Rodeo at the Briscoe | Feb. 15 | Feel the energy and the rush of rodeo season while DiZurita leads us through an exciting and fun hands-on painting experience.