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World's Toughest Rodeo

rescheduled from Sept. 4, 2021

Event Info


Doors scheduled to open at 6PM

Pre-show activities on dirt start at 6PM

pony rides, meet the cowboys, hop in the clown's barrel for photos

Rodeo starts at 7:30PM


Chase Bryant performs post rodeo.

Floor wristbands available at merchandise stands.


Per the city of Columbus, face coverings/ masks are required for all guests. Masks will be provided if needed.


Bags are NOT permitted except medical bags, diaper bags OR clutches no larger than 8”x 5”x 1” that will be x-rayed via a designated screening line.


Photography and video are restricted to non-professional point and shoot cameras or phones. No professional cameras with detachable lenses. GoPros, Selfie Sticks and iPads are prohibited. Knives are not permitted.  We suggest leaving most items at home.  Management reserves the right to determine prohibited items. Guests may return them to their vehicle or surrender to Security without return.


Nationwide Arena has gone CASHLESS. Make purchases with a debit or credit card. Concession stands accept Apple /Google Pay. Reverse ATMs on Main and Upper Concourses exchange cash for a no-fee debit card. Funds do not expire.

Ticket Information

Ticketmaster is the exclusive ticketing partner for events at Nationwide Arena.  Mobile tickets are delivered as a SafeTix code.  YOUR PHONE is your TICKET!

The Cinch World’s Toughest Rodeo was originally scheduled for September 4, 2021 - your Ticketmaster issued tickets are valid for the rescheduled date. 

The Big Lots! Box Office will be open:
Friday, January 14 from NOON - 4PM


By purchasing tickets / attending this event, you agree to abide by the health and safety measures in effect at the time of the event, which may include, but not be limited to providing proof of vaccination status and/or providing proof of negative COVID-19 test.  Masks are required for all guests aged 2 and over.