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Norris Penrose Event Center

1045 Lower Gold Camp Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80905-4801
+1 719-635-1101
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COS Rodeo

A great family Rodeo at the Penrose Event Center. Plenary of parking. Dinner is available too. A... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
Michael T
via mobile

My husband and I are soon to "retire" so we are looking for a way to be out of our local snow and... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
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The Norris-Penrose Event Center is nestled at the base of the Colorado Front Range in Colorado Springs, home of the world famous Pikes Peak. The facilities and the terrain of the Norris-Penrose Event Center make it ideal for hosting events ranging from a variety of Horse Shows, Rodeo, Arts and Crafts Shows, to Motorcross Racing, Corporate Events and Concerts. We provide horse-boarding services and training referrals. Our facilities include a stadium, indoor arena, 7 outdoor arenas, 350 horse show stalls, food concessions and catering facilities, and 20 plus acres of parking. Also on site are 70 plus RV hook-ups.
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22 Jul 2017
“COS Rodeo”
1 Oct 2016
1045 Lower Gold Camp Rd, Colorado Springs, CO 80905-4801
+1 719-635-1101
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

A great family Rodeo at the Penrose Event Center. Plenary of parking. Dinner is available too. A traditional American west opening with an invocation, salute to the country and then the action starts! There are vendors, activities for the kids, a parade, a live band...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 2 October 2016

My husband and I are soon to "retire" so we are looking for a way to be out of our local snow and inclement weather 4-6 mos of the year.. we love to motorcycle the countryside and plan to travel. The most convenient and affordable...More

Thank IrishStep
Reviewed 12 August 2016

Rodeo 5 Center 3 Average Score 4 Rodeo was great and entertaining. Center was OK food choice limited and expensive (best to eat prior) Parking was free and Seating can be crowded But the rodeo was great!

Thank avgjoey
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Although my wife and I had Vip Seats the food -drink was free and we had a great view-thought it could have went a bit longer only 1.5 hrs and not a lot of extras with trick riders- or clowns etc but the VIP section...More

Thank Kempomaster
Reviewed 12 June 2016

We went as a family to the Motorcross Championships, which was brilliant! However we had decided to get food there and not only was it all dreadful but it was rediculously priced too. Burgers $8.00, corn dogs $7.00 and about half the normal price and...More

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We went to spend some time when the circus was in town, it was a Norris Penrose Event center! If the weather is cold, i do not recommend since it is out side! Other than that a good place!

1  Thank Deae f
Reviewed 7 September 2014

In July 2014 The Broadmoor announced it was purchasing the Norris Penrose Event Center. Each year the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo would bring 100's of visitors and performers to Colorado Springs along with providing an outdoor stadium with seating for up to 10,000 people,...More

1  Thank Missye0503
Reviewed 25 July 2014

We recently went here to see the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo. We had an entertaining evening and we enjoyed watching all of the events. We have not been to that many rodeos, so we don't have much to compare it to. We did feel...More

1  Thank trvlbug99
Reviewed 11 June 2012

Went to the rodeo last year! Great entertainment. There is not a bad seat in the whole place. Very well presented. Huge crowd, so go early.

2  Thank Jo P
Reviewed 15 February 2012

It's being rehabbed and the Range Riders have plans for it. You can't all the events for the rodeos because the arena is so long. They do get major talent in for the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo. Make sure to ask where your ticket...More

2  Thank ciezie
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