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Happy Retirement Brown Family...

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 09/19/2016
On September 24, 2016, the Brown Family Equine Zamboni will make its final drag across the Cowtown Arena.  Owners Bobby and Maxine Brown of Mickleton, NJ started dragging the Cowtown dirt in about 1984.  At that time, Bobby used a team of horses...

Cowtown Landmark Series - Part 2: Steakhouse

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 05/05/2016
Cowtown Landmarks History and fun facts about the landmark icons on the Cowtown properties and farm.   Part 2: The Cowtown Steakhouse       8 Facts about the Steakhouse:   8)  The building originally opened as a Sinc...

Cowtown Landmark Series - Part 1: Our Cowboy

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 05/02/2016
Cowtown Landmarks History and fun facts about the landmark icons on the Cowtown properties and farm.   Part 1: The Cowtown Cowboy     There is probably nothing more recognizable, or memorable, here at Cowtown today than our Cowboy s...

First Colt of the year...

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 03/09/2016
Our first foal of 2016 has a name!  And it's....   Magic! Our youngest horse was named yesterday by the youngest generation of the Harris Family -- Grant & Betsy's grandson Nate!  Magic was born in the early morning hours on...

Ask Grant - Q&A Part 6

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 02/25/2016
Ask The Boss - Part 6   Catch up with part 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5   QUESTION #28:  We like to watch the rodeo, obviously the cowboys/cowgirls love to participate in the rodeo - how do you answer animal rights types who say the animals hate i...

Ask Grant - Part 5

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 02/10/2016
Fan Questions Answered - Part 5 by Cowtown Rodeo Owner & Producer Grant Harris   See past Q&A's:  Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4   QUESTION #18:  How do you choose the livestock each week?  Bulls & Horses  ...

2016 Cowtown Rodeo Best Dressed Cowkid

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 02/05/2016
2016 Best Dressed Cowkid Contest   Dress to impress and let's see our rodeo Cowkids strut their stuff!      Contest Guidelines: ~ Entries accepted inside the Front Gate from 6pm-7:15pm every Saturday Night during rodeo season. ...

Bringing a Cooler? Check your size & contents first!

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 01/11/2016
Don't be surprised when you arrive - Check your cooler first! Outside food and drinks are permitted, however your cooler and contents must meet our guidelines.     Allowed to bring in: - any hand-held cloth or plastic coolers (one or mor...

Ask Grant - Q&A Part 4

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 12/07/2015
Ask The Boss - Part 4   Don't miss Part 1, Part 2 or Part 3   QUESTION #14: How can I get a job working at the rodeo?   "Most of my staff comes back year after year.  Lot's of generations of the same families have worked ...

Ask Grant - Q&A Part 3

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 12/02/2015
Ask The Boss - Part 3   Fan submitted questions answered by Cowtown Rodeo owner and producer Grant Harris. (Don't miss Part 1 and Part 2)   QUESTION #9: Grant, I was told years ago that you were the Marlboro Man on posters and billboards...

Ask Grant - Q&A Part 2

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 11/23/2015
Ask The Boss - Part 2 (read round 1 answers here)   QUESTION #4:  Can anyone get on a bull at spring buck outs or is it only for people with PRCA cards?   "We hold Spring Buck Outs as a way for our professional bull and bronc rid...

Ask Grant - Q&A Part 1

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 11/16/2015
Ask The Boss - Part 1   Thank you for all the fan-submitted questions.  Here is the first round of Q&A with the Cowtown Boss - Mr. Grant Harris!  (Submit your question here to be answered in a future blog post)   QUESTION ...

The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch - CT Pride

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 10/28/2015
Fall Feature Series - Part 8 The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch   Let's get up close and personal with Bull #068 - Cowtown Pride   Not many people can call a rodeo bull their "pet", but around here we have a lot of bulls and ...

The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch - Johny and Spot

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 10/28/2015
Fall Feature Series - Part 7 The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch   Heeeere's Johny ... and Spot.  Meet Grant's horses!   Grant will tell anybody that he has hundreds of children - bovine, equine and 2 real daughters to even things out. ...

The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch - Equine Zamboni

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 10/26/2015
Fall Feature Series - Part 6 The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch   Meet the Belgian Horses of the Cowtown Rodeo Equine Zamboni...     One of the most unique things you'll get to see at Cowtown Rodeo every week is our Equine Zamboni crew.&nb...

The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch - Lucille

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 10/21/2015
Fall Feature Series - Part 5 The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch   Our sweet gentle Lucille (Lucy)...     Lucille - or Lucy, Lucy-Dog as she is affectionately known - is a 12 year old Yellow Lab.  She is the sweetest, most lovable...

The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch - Trigger

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 10/19/2015
Fall Feature Series - Part 4 The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch   Meet Nate's first pony - Trigger!   Trigger came home to Cowtown as Nate's first pony in July 2015.  Nate is the son of RJ and Katy Griscom and the youngest grandchild o...

The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch - Peafowl

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 10/16/2015
Fall Feature Series - Part 3 The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch   Meet the blue and white Cowtown Peafowl   Through the many years of livestock auctions at Cowtown Farmers Market, Grant and Betsy have acquired a number of peafowl that have ...

The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch - Rooster

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 10/14/2015
Fall Feature Series - Part 2 The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch   Here's Rooster!  The newest canine on the farm....   Grant's Christmas gift in 2014 from his family - Betsy, Jake & Courtney and RJ & Katy, and their children - was a...

The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch - Runt

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 10/12/2015
Fall Feature Series - Part 1 The Pets of the Cowtown Ranch   Meet Runt... Grant's most loyal rodeo dog, sidekick and shadow   About sixteen years ago a local dairy farmer in Pole Tavern, Mr. Godfrey, had a female Blue Heeler he wanted breed...

Grant's Pick - Souvenir of the Week

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 09/08/2015
Grant's Pick - Souvenir of the Week   Hand picked by owner and producer of Cowtown Rodeo - here are his picks for "Souvenir of the Week"   Retired Rodeo Lasso - this is your chance to buy your very own authentic rodeo lasso.  ...

Souvenir Pick of the Week

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 09/04/2015
Nate's Pick - Souvenir of the Week   When you bring your little Buckaroos to the rodeo this week, don't forget to wander through the Cowtown Cowboy Outfitters Rodeo Arena Gift Shop!  They are jammed packed with rodeo souvenirs that each l...

August 29, 2015 Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 08/31/2015
Congratulations to the August 29, 2015 Rodeo Winners...   Bull Riding:  {no qualified rides}  $175.18 ground money to each contestant   Steer Wrestling:  Ryan Whetham with a time of 6.9 seconds and winnings of $447.44   ...

Insider Secrets - Part 2

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 08/21/2015
Need help planning your visit to Cowtown Rodeo?  Here we are even more of our insider secrets to help plan your rodeo night!   Didn't read the first 5 Insider Secrets yet?  Check it out here.   #10:  Bring cash for food. ...

Saturday happenings at Cowtown...

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 08/13/2015
Here's the scoop on your full Saturday at Cowtown USA...   Cowtown Farmers Market is open Saturday from 8am - 4pm and our hundreds of vendors are ready to offer you great summer deals!  It's the perfect time to start back to school shopping an...

August 8, 2015 Rodeo Winners and Buckle Leaders

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 08/10/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the August 8, 2015 rodeo:   Bull Riding:  Scott Sellers with a score of 78 points and $697.95 in prize money   Steer Wrestling:  AJ Williams with a time of 6.2 seconds and $432.40 in prize mon...

August 1, 2015 Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 08/03/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the August 1, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo:   Bull Riding:  Robert Carter with a score of 67 and winnings of $594.55   Steer Wrestling:  Jim Banff with a time of 6.2 seconds and winnings of $492.56   ...

Insider secrets on visiting Cowtown Rodeo

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/30/2015
We have 62 years of experience giving our fans the Best Show on Dirt!   Here are our insider secrets to help you plan your visit to Cowtown and get the most out of your night!   (edit:  Check out Part 2 here with even more tips!)  ...

Top 5 Rodeo Souvenirs for your little Cowgirl...

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/30/2015
Here's our staff picks of the Top 5 Cowgirl Rodeo Souvenirs~    Don't let your little darlin' go home without something special from her visit to Cowtown Rodeo.   #5:  Horse Wristwatch ~ let her pick out her favorite color!  Y...

Make Saturday a Cowtown Day...

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/23/2015
This Saturday, make it a Cowtown Day!   Get outside and enjoy the gorgeous weather we have on tap for this weekend.  With the break in heat and humidity, it will be a fantastic day to stroll around the Cowtown Farmers Market.  We are open...

Winners of the July 18, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo...

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/20/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the July 18, 2015 rodeo:   Bull Riding:  Daniel McAllister with a score of 70 points and $573.87 winnings   Steer Wrestling:  Wayne Stoltzfus with a time of 6.6 seconds and $537.68 winnings  ...

This Saturday at Cowtown...

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/15/2015
Make this Saturday a Cowtown Day!   The Cowtown Farmers Market is open this Saturday from 8am - 4pm.  Come out and shop our wide variety of vendors and food stands.  Whether it's your favorite sports team or your favorite saying, Ahmed - ...

Meet the Williams Family!

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/15/2015
Meet our Contestants -- The Williams Family~   Joe and Jamie Williams both compete professionally in rodeo and they, along with their son Cooper, can be seen most weeks at Cowtown Rodeo. The Williams Family resides in Green Lane, Pennsylvania. ...

Want Free Cowtown Tickets? Here you go....

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/13/2015
Free Cowtown Rodeo Tickets!  Who wants 'em?   Check out all the ways you can get free (or discounted) rodeo tickets this season:   FREEBIE #5)  Best Dressed Cowkid.  Each rodeo night our staff picks the best dressed littl...

July 11, 2015 Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/13/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the July 11, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo:   Bull Riding:  Tommy Lanzalotti score of 76 points and $517.31 in prize money   Steer Wrestling:  Phil Clifford, Jr. time of 6.8 seconds and $567.76 in prize mon...

July 4, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/06/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the July 4, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo~   Bull Riding:  Robert Carter   Steer Wrestling:  Ryan Whetham   Saddle Bronc Riding: {No Qualified Rides}   Bareback Riding:  Ken Feildler  ...

Special visit this 4th of July Weekend

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 07/02/2015
Help us welcome Miss Rodeo North Carolina to Cowtown! Presenting Old Glory and a Meet & Greet with fans.   This weekend, as we celebrate the 4th of July and hold our annual Military Appreciation Night, we are honored to welcome Miss Rodeo Nort...

Make Saturday a COWTOWN Day - June 20

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/19/2015
No matter the time tomorrow, we have something great going on at Cowtown USA! Start your day with some shopping and good eats at the Cowtown Farmers Market. We are open from 8am - 4pm and our hundreds of vendors are ready to help you shop till you dro...

Meet the Cowboys of Cowtown - Clay Harp Sr & Jr

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/16/2015
Clay Harp Sr. & Clay Harp Jr.   Clay Sr. grew up at Cowtown. He started riding sheep and calves at age 5 and rode Junior Bulls here as a kid too. Clay now lives in Allentown, New Jersey and runs a horse boarding stable... training colts, givi...

Top 5 Cowtown Souvenirs for Dad

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/15/2015
Our Top 5 Rodeo Souvenirs for Dad!   Celebrate Father's Day Weekend at Cowtown Rodeo and pick up something special for Dad in our gift shop!   Rodeo souvenirs are not just for kids!!  The Cowtown Cowboy Outfitters Rodeo Gift Shop has a...

June 27, 2015 Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/04/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the June 27, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo: • Bull Riding: {NO QUALIFIED RIDES} ground money winnings of $108.53 awarded to all • Steer Wrestling: AJ WILLIAMS - time of 6.1 seconds and winnings of $432.40 • ...

June 20, 2015 Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/04/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the June 20, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo: • Bull Riding: ROBERT CARTER - score of 65 and winnings of $468.43 • Steer Wrestling: MASON BREHM - time of 5.2 seconds and winnings of $492.56 • Saddle Bronc Riding: J...

June 13, 2015 Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/04/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the June 13, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo: • Bull Riding: CHRIS TEJERO - score of 56 and winnings of $718.63 • Steer Wrestling: TIM HILLRIEGEL - time of 4.7 seconds and winnings of $522.64 • Saddle Bronc Ridin...

Make Saturday a COWTOWN DAY - June 6, 2015

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/04/2015
Make Saturday a Cowtown Day - June 6, 2015   Come to Cowtown USA this Saturday and see the BEST of the BEST that South Jersey has to offer! Stop by the Cowtown Farmers Market and experience the "Often Imitated, Never Equaled" experienc...

June 6, 2015 Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/04/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the June 6, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo: • Bull Riding: MIKE ADAMS - score of 70 and winnings of $566.19 • Steer Wrestling: TYLER MILLER - time of 7.2 seconds and winnings of $582.80 • Saddle Bronc Riding: ...

Meet the Cowboys and Cowgirls of Cowtown - Week 2: Sam Snapp

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/03/2015
SAM SNAPP   Meet Sam Snapp... she lives in Winchester, Virginia with her husband Wayne, and is a Barrel Racer at Cowtown Rodeo.  She bought her first card at age 14 and has been a true cowgirl ever since.  You see her riding in Grand...

May 30, 2015 Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 06/01/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the May 30, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo: • Bull Riding: ROBERT CARTER - score of 76 and winnings of $1,306.60 • Steer Wrestling: TYLER MILLER - time of 8.5 seconds and winnings of $582.80 • Saddle Bronc Riding:...

Make this Saturday a COWTOWN DAY - May 30

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 05/29/2015
Make this Saturday a Cowtown Day! - May 30, 2015 Guys... we got you covered tomorrow at Cowtown USA! Bring the wife or girlfriend and let her shop till she drops at the Cowtown Farmers Market. We have unbelievable deals that your wallet will love! ...

May 30 Rodeo - Sneak Peak!

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 05/28/2015
Shhhh... here's a sneak peak at what we have in store for your Saturday Night!  Check back soon to our blog and Facebook page for a full breakdown of everything happening at Cowtown USA this weekend!   Cowtown Rodeo - May 30, 2015

Meet the Cowboys and Cowgirls of Cowtown - Week 1: Tim Shanahan

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 05/28/2015
TIM SHANAHAN   Tim Shanahan is a cowboy from Flemington, NJ who has been competing in rodeos since he was 17. Most weeks you can watch him compete in Bull Riding and Bareback Riding at Cowtown. He was a 2014 First Frontier Circuit Finals Qua...

Make This Saturday a COWTOWN DAY!

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 05/21/2015
Kick off your Memorial Day Weekend with a trip to Cowtown, NJ!  We have a whole day of shopping, food, fun, rodeo excitement, and memories waiting for you and your family.   The Cowtown Farmers Market is open from 8am to 4pm.  Make sure t...

May 23, 2015 Rodeo Winners

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 05/21/2015
Congratulations to the winners of the May 23, 2015 Cowtown Rodeo: Bull Riding:  CODY JONES - score of 71 and winnings of $1,156.20 Steer Wrestling:  JACOB ROUNDS - time of 9.3 seconds and winnings of $582.80 Saddle Bronc Riding:...

Top 5 "Must Do" for Kids at Cowtown Rodeo

Posted by: Cowtown Rodeo Posted Date: 05/20/2015
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