88th Annual Fort Bend County Fair & Rodeo
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Mutton Bustin'

Date: Sept 29 - Oct 07, 2023
2023 Mutton Bustin event is full!!
Mutton Bustin' has become a crowd favorite at rodeos across the nation. Nothing is more exciting than watching the little cowboys and cowgirls holding onto a hand full of wool as they try to hang on for their 8 second ride. Children 4-7 years of age and who weigh less than 55 lbs. the day of the competition are eligible to compete. This year entries will be accepted ONLINE ONLY starting August 16, 2023 at 8:00 am. The first 100 qualified applicants will be accepted, see rules for full details.

Be sure to come out and root for your favorite cowboy or cowgirl as they have the ride of their life!

Here's how it works...
At 8:00 am Wednesday, August 16th, visit the website on your computer (NOT MOBILE FRIENDLY). Click on the preferred date, complete the entry, upload your forms and submit payment. A confirmation email will be sent. That's it...you're registered!!

If your preferred date is unavailable, go to the next available date. If all dates are full, there is the alternate option. Alternates will only be able to ride should someone opt out. Ride dates for alternates will be determined based on availability.

Completed entries that meet the requirements of the Mutton Bustin' contest will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis.
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