Days of 76 adds Wednesday Performance

Deadwood's Days of '76 adds full performance in 2013 schedule

(DEADWOOD 2-13-2013) - After winning its 13th PRCA Rodeo of the Year honors in 2012, Chris Roberts, last year’s Days of ’76 chairman, said the committee would not rest on its success, but build an even better experience for spectators and contestants. So for the 2013 schedule, Deadwood’s Days of ’76 event has added another full rodeo performance.

The 91st annual Days of ’76 Rodeo – which includes two historic parades on Deadwood’s Main Street – will be held July 23-27, 2013, with the rodeo performances on Wednesday, July 24, Thursday, July 25, Friday, July 26, and two rodeos on Saturday, July 27. The newly added rodeo performance is Wednesday, July 24. The 5-day event also includes two historic parades on Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27.

The year 2012 marked the ninth straight year the Days of ’76 won the Medium Outdoor Rodeo of the Year award by the PRCA (Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association). Prior to that, the Days took home four Small Outdoor Rodeo of the Year annual awards before moving to the medium class.

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Lee Harstad, Deadwood Chamber of Commerce