The 9th annual
Pink for Peitz Rodeo, presented by Rand Rodeo Company and Chicks-n-Spurs Drill Team, benefits the
Peitz Cancer Support House of Baxter Regional Medical Center, providing comprehensive support services
free of charge for cancer patients and their families. The 2019 Pink for
Peitz Rodeo is set for Friday, August 9 and Saturday, August 10 at Saddle
Club Arena in Mountain Home.
Tickets are available in advance at the Peitz Cancer Support House for
$5 each. Tickets purchased on the day of the event will be $8 for adults,
$5 for children ages 5-12, and children under 5 are free.
Gates and the concession stand opens at 5:30, and from 6 to 8 p.m., there
will be pony rides sponsored by Bar None Cowboy Church and mutton busting
is at 7:30 p.m. At 6:15 p.m. on Saturday only, Tug-of-War contests will
begin, with teams from Mountain Home Football, Mountain Home Basketball,
Baxter County Juvenile Services, Mountain Home Pilots, Rand Rodeo and more.
Beginning at 8 p.m., the Arkansas Family Rodeo presented by Rand Rodeo
Company will include popular events such as barrel racing, bull riding,
bronc riding, and calf roping. The Chicks-n-Spurs Drill Team will perform,
and each evening there will be a Cancer Survivors Ceremony. Cancer survivors
who wish to participate in the ceremony should contact the Peitz Cancer
Support House at (870) 508-CARE (2273).
In addition to the rodeo events, the community will be able to support
the Peitz Cancer Support House by participating in a silent auction, 50/50
drawing at the event, and mechanical bull rides sponsored by James Boyett
State Farm Insurance.
Another way the community can support the event is by purchasing a raffle
ticket for a custom belt buckle designed for the 2019 Pink for Peitz Rodeo
or a Browning 12-gauge shotgun. Each ticket purchased will increase your
chances of winning! An additional buckle will be featured as a silent
auction item at the event.
The belt buckle raffle tickets are $5 each, and shotgun raffle tickets
are $10 each or 6 for $50. Tickets are available for purchase at the event
or in advance at the Peitz Cancer Support House, located across Hospital
Drive from the Cline Emergency Center Entrance of Baxter Regional Medical
Center and open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
For more information about Pink for Peitz, visit
pinkforpeitz.org, call (870) 508-CARE (2273) or email
firstname.lastname@example.org. More information on rodeo events and participant entries can be found at