Get ready for the biggest party in Texas, attracting almost 2 million
visitors a year to the world's largest rodeo and livestock exhibition.
Also known as Rodeo Houston, the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is so much more...
whoop-de-doo -- scheduled this year from Tuesday, March 7 to Sunday, March 26, 2017 at Reliant Park -- also offers one the country's largest
barbecue cook-offs, an exciting colorful Downtown parade (this
year scheduled for Saturday, March 4, 2017), and entertainment spectaculars
featuring the country's most popular music stars.
get 2017 Houston Rodeo Tickets
Tickets go on sale in mid-January, and are available
at the Reliant Park Box office and online at www.rodeohouston.com. Tickets cover
the cost of admission to Reliant Stadium, Reliant Arena, Reliant
Center and the carnival with kids under two years of age admitted
Last year, ticket prices
ranged from the $300 chute area (located directly
behind the bucking chutes) to the popular action seats
affording up-close views at $100 to the far more affordable
$18 "nosebleeds" in the upper level (bring the binoculars.)
Rodeo Star Concert Lineup & Schedule
As usual, 2017 the
entertainment schedule is a real crowd pleaser,
with a hot ticket lineup that includes dates and performances
by this year's A-list of rock, pop and country stars.
Alicia Keys, Brad Paisley, Meghan Trainor
and Fifth Harmony are just some of the
headliners at the 2017 Houston Rodeo.
The complete lineup for the 2017 Texas Rodeo was announced in January when concert tickets went on sale at rodeohouston.com, and all Ticketmaster locations.
Tuesday, March 7 – Aaron Watson
Wednesday, March 8 – Old Dominion
Thursday, March 9 - Chris Stapleton
Friday, March 10 – Alicia Keys
Saturday, March 11 - Alan Jackson
Sunday, March 12 - The Chainsmokers
Monday, March 13 - Sam Hunt
Tuesday, March 14 - Meghan Trainor
Wednesday, March 15 - Thomas Rhett
Thursday, March 16 - Luke Bryan
Friday, March 17 - Fifth Harmony
Saturday, March 18 - Willie Nelson
Sunday, March 19 - Banda El Recodo | Siggno
Monday, March 20 - Florida Georgia Line
Tuesday, March 21 - ZZ Top
Wednesday, March 22 - Chris Young
Thursday, March 23 - Blink-182
Friday, March 24 - Dierks Bentley
Saturday, March 25 - Brad Paisley
Sunday, March 26 – Zac Brown Band
Of course, the main event remains Rodeo Houston -- offering bareback and bronco riding, steer wrestling and roping competitions, and daredevil bull-riding guaranteed to thrill.
Houston's population of 2 million also becomes part of the show,
as they get into the the spirit of "Go
Texan Day" (this year it falls on Friday, March 3, 2017),
donning their best western wear, cowboy hats, and boots for the
coming in from cities coast to coast, Houstoners are joined by
thousands of tourists from more than 80 countries who want an
authentic taste of "the real America." As a result,
during the month of March the city becomes a united nations of
visitors encouraged to take METRORail
public transportation to the center of all the action, Reliant
For those traveling by gas guzzler to the event (hey, this is oil-rich Texas, after all!) park and ride lots are available with express service to and from the Rodeo.
Rodeo - Behind the Scenes
Houston Rodeo on TV
For those who can't get to the festivities, local TV coverage is the next best thing. For an event this big and grand, local station FOX Southwest goes all out with television specials, and live coverage of top rodeo competitions, Also look for news roundups each night on air, as well as video recaps online featured at RodeoHouston.com each day.