Show Times

2015 Summer Season Pro Bull Riding Schedule

May 23- Buckin’ Ohio Opening Day.

June 20 - Buckin’ Ohio Honors our Warriors.

July 18 – National Cowboy DayCelebrating The West

August  22 - Honoring The American Farmer

September 19- Salute to America

Gates Open:  4:00 pm        Bull Riding:  7:00 pm

Pre-show Activities:  4:00 – 7:00 pm

Mutton Bustin’: Registration 5:00 pm - Mutton Bustin‘ at 5:30pm

Join Us at the Ranch Two More fun events in 2015:

September 5-   All American Cowboy Gathering  This is not a pro bull riding event but is a family fun day of cowboy music, food,  &  western activities. The Cowboy culture comes to life.

December 5-  Christmas on the Ranch A family Christmas celebration under the stars.



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The Main Event Main Event – Bull Riding 7:00 pm Join us at the Ranch for “the toughest sport on dirt.”  World-class cowboys  and some of the rankest bulls out of the chute.
barrel1 Barrel Racing- We are proud to have some of the shiniest cowgirls with their

Fast moving’, heart pleasing’ horses.  Their athletic ability , speed,  and agility proves to be an awesome entertainment for young and old alike.

 Mutton Bustin Mutton Bustin’ 5:30 pm (sign-ups at 5:00 pm)

For the little cowboys and cowgirls to test their skills in the rodeo arena on the back of a live sheep.  What a fun crowd pleaser!!

horsewagon Horse & Wagon Rides– provided by Spring Mist Farms

Start your western experience with a leisurely ride from your vehicle to our gate on wagons pulled by the majestic horses of Spring Mist Farms.

Ice Cream Ice Cream Eating

Sponsored by Hartzler Family Dairy

Get ready for a brain freeze!  Enter these free, fun contests during our preshow activities.

Stick Horse Race Stick Horse Races

Sponsored by Rod’s Western Wear

Yippie Ki-yay!  A stick horse ride is a great way to start the day!
Ages 3-5; Ages 6 & up     Stick horses can be purchased at our Creek Bend Ranch General Store, for $13 or if

your child already has a stick horse at home, you may bring it for use in race. Race is free.

Boot Scramble Boot Scramble

Sponsored by Icandi Graphics

Hi kids.  Join our rodeo clown inside the arena for the “boot scramblin’ fun.”  If you’ve never done this, you won’t want to miss it!

General Store

Food & Beverages Available

A taste of the west.  Come on out and enjoy some delicious “grub” sure to please the entire family.

Shopping Shopping – Creek Bend Ranch General Store

Whether you’re looking for Buckin’ Ohio souvenirs, Western gift items that will really make a cowgirl sparkle, or antiques items, be sure to visit our General Store.

Photo Ops Photo Ops – Capture your memories in photos.  Our Western town provides the backdrop to “snap” lasting and nostalgic memories of you and your family and friends.

Charities – The Thorsell’s believe in strong family values and in giving back to the community

In which they live and work.  Each event gives us an opportunity to partner and support a local


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8154 Garman Rd

Burbank, OH 44214

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