The professional sport of rodeo was born from real cattle-herding practices of Spain, Australia and the Americas. Today, these tests of skill and speed are most closely associated with the American West, though rodeo events are hosted throughout the continent.
The ten best rodeos are as follows:
- Davie Pro Rodeo - Davie, Fla.
- World's Oldest Rodeo - Prescott, Ariz.
- California Salinas Rodeo - Salinas, CA
- NEBRASKAland Days - North Platte, Neb.
- San Antonio Stock Show & Rodeo - San Antonio
- Pendleton Round-Up - Pendleton, Ore.
- La Fiesta de Los Vaqueros - Tucson
- Dodge City Roundup Rodeo - Dodge City, Kansas
- Ellensburg Rodeo - Ellensburg, Wash.
- Silver Spurs Rodeo - Kissimmee, Fla.
A panel of experts partnered with 10Best editors to pick the initial nominees, and the top 10 winners were determined by popular vote.
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