Wild West Stampede

Rosser rides back into Auburn to save rodeo

Real-life cowboy and rodeo expert Cotton Rosser is riding into town to save Auburn’s rodeo heritage with the new Gold Country Rodeo, scheduled April 26-27 at the Gold Country ...

Auburn’s Wild West Stampede rodeo canceled

Auburn lost a piece of its Western heritage and tradition this week, as the Wild West Stampede rodeo has been shut down. Declining attendance, sponsorships and revenue forced the ...

Reader Input: Supes sully legends award

We were honored and humbled to receive the Wild West Stampede Legends Award on Saturday, April 27. As one of the oldest rodeos in California, its mission is preserving our western ...

Celebrating the American cowboy

Start with a little swing dancing, try your hand at some dummy roping and — who knows — maybe by Saturday you’ll be eyeing that mechanical bull. It’s rode ...

Wild West Stampede returns to Auburn

Buckin’ bulls and ropin’ cowboys take the spotlight as Wild West Week begins Sunday. This is the 80th anniversary of the Wild West Stampede, celebrating the heritage an ...

Wild West Stampede gallops into Auburn

It’s time to saddle-up for the Auburn Wild West Stampede 2011. A corral of events to celebrate Auburn’s western heritage will begin today and continue through Sunday, includi ...

April showered in entertaining activities

Auburn’s entertainment scene has a spring in its step this month, offering plenty of fun throughout April. Film festival “Reel Classy Broads” is the theme for the Auburn Pl ...

Hang on — a Stampede coming through

It’s time to get back in the saddle, Auburn. The Wild West Stampede is galloping into town, bringing with it all kinds of high-energy entertainment that’ll leave cowboys and ...

Wild West Stampede blazin' through town

Let’s get ready to “Yeehaw” — it’s time for Wild West Week and the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association pro rodeo.For the next few days, Auburn beco ...

Kids can join in rodeo fun

There are a number of events for kids to participate in as the Auburn Wild West Stampede brings the community together for a fun-filled week of old-time western activities. April 1 ...