CPRA Bareback Challenge


Our Vision Statement ~ To See our Western Way of Life and Agricultural Community Grow &  Flourish   

Our Mission Statement ~ To Support and Improve the Spirit and Quality of Life In Our Community

The Bowden & District Agricultural Society holds regular monthly meetings on the 3rd Tuesday of each month, at 7:00 p.m. at the Rodeo Grounds. New Members are always welcome!

2017 is the 25th Anniversary of the Bowden Bonanza Daze Rodeo!

This 3 day event features a CARA Rodeo (www.cararodeo.com), $10,000 CPRA Bareback Challenge, a Junior Rodeo, Team Roping, Cattle Penning and will be a hair-raising, spine-tingling, rip-roaring good time for the entire family!

Friday, July 28: Junior Rodeo, Team Roping Jackpot and Friday Night Jam in the Beer Gardens

Saturday, July 29: CARA Rodeo, $10,000 CPRA Bareback Challenge and you can kick up your heels at the dance featuring Rooster in a Henhouse!

Sunday, July 30: Slack, Mutton Bustin' and CARA Rodeo

You will enjoy a full weekend of rodeo action and western hospitality! We take pride on offering a venue and entertainment for town and rural residents to enjoy our agricultural way of life! 

Check out the Video for the 2015 year Pro Bareback Challenge



The Bowden Gymkhana Club is also holding monthly events -   dates to be announced 


The Bowden Rodeo Grounds boast excellent facilities, and is available for rent for Weddings, Reunions, Cow Shows, Horse Shows, 4H Shows, etc. 

     Rodeo Arenas:1 complete rodeo arena and 1 warm up arena
     Dance Hall
     Kitchen Facilities
     Washroom Facilities with Showers

For Bookings please call Keith Bailey 403-559-6316

or email   info@bowdenagsociety.com

2017 Poster