Grangeville Border Days Events

Mark Your Calendars for the 2018 107th  Annual Grangeville Border Days Rodeo
presented by Les Schwab Tire Centers, Gortsema Motors and Askers Harvest Foods


Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 at 6:00 pm – Family Night 

Thursday, July 5th, 2018 at 6:00 pm

Friday, July 6th, 2018 at 6:00 pm – Pink Night 

Admission prices: $12, age 12 and over, $5 under age 12, under 6 free.

$13,800 added money plus entry fees.

Entries open: June 20, to enter online go to or call 208- 845-2051 from 10 to 5 Mountain Time Zone.

Lee Woods Memorial local team roping, local barrels – call Brad Arnzen at 983-5784 after June 15.

Sanctioned by Idaho Cowboys Association, Pro-West, and NPRA. Rodeo stock by Gold Buckle Rodeo, Roosevelt,  Wa.

Rodeo Slack 10:00 am July 5th, Free Admission.

2018 Parade Theme:
“It’s A Country Bling Thing”


To enter the parade: signup online on this website under the Parade Tab. Or call Tanner Maynard @ 208.451.1003 or Justin DeFord @ 208-816-3580. Be sure to sign up early!!

Wednesday, July 4th – 2 pm

Thursday, July 5th – 2 pm

Friday, July 6th – 2 pm

KIDDIES PARADE TBA – Sign up @ Idaho County Courthouse Parking Lot


Updates as of May 10, 2018!! Check back for more updates. (dates and details below subject to change)

LIVE MUSIC: Marcos Dominguez and American Bonfire – Immediately following July 5th rodeo. Vintage Youth of Grangeville – Immediately following July 6th rodeo.

CHICKEN SCRAMBLE: ALL THREE DAYS: Three chickens will be released in the arena, each chicken will have a ribbon that will stand for a different money amount, the kid who catches that chicken wins the money amount shown. This is to take the place of the calf scramble. Ages 6 to 12!!

WILD HORSE RACE: ALL THREE DAYS: Fastest time over all three rodeos wins buckles and added money sponsored by Ray Holes Saddle Company

COWBOY BREAKFAST: Masonic Temple Lodge at Main and Hall Streets, July 2nd, 3rd, 4th from 6 am to 11 am. Lodges #9 and #87

WILD STICK HORSE RACE: ALL THREE DAYS: Children ages 6 – 8 years old will ride a stick horse and have a race during the rodeo. Limit to 15 kids over all three days only. The fastest time over all three days will win a buckle sponsored by Farris Transport of Grangeville. The same 15 children will compete all three days at the rodeo. $5 per entry fee. Contact Amy Farris at 208-507-0487 to sign up by June 20, 2017

STREET SPORTS: Scheduled July 4,5,6, 2018  Main Street, 9 am, featuring the SUPER EGG TOSS

TOY SCRAMBLE: July 5th following Street Sports for 6 and under sponsored by Grangeville Health and Rehab on Main Street

GENEALOGY OPEN HOUSE: Idaho County Genealogy Society will have an open house on July 3rd, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. They are located at 111 S. Idaho Street across from the court house.

ART IN THE PARK:  July 4th from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm and on July 5th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at the City Park.  Contact Kayle Brown to sign up at Grangeville Centennial Library 208-983-0951

SYRINGA HOSPITAL FOUNDATION BORDER DAYS FUN RUN: July 4th –  Sign up at Main St. and W. North St. in the Umpqua Bank parking lot @ 6:30 am.  Race @ 7:45 am @ Main and State St. Call Jo Anne at 208-507-0720 or visit  Proceeds will benefit community projects including the holiday senior luncheon.

BICENTENNIAL MUSEUM: Open July 4th, 5th. and 6th from 1 pm to 5 pm.

OLD TIME FIDDLERS: July 4th – 11:00 am to 1:00 pm in the pavilion at Pioneer Park. 

WALKING TACOS: July 4th – 10:00 am in the City Park sponsored by the Trinity Lutheran Church

OLD FASHIONED STRAWBERRY SHORTCAKE: July 3rd in the City Park, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, by the United Methodist Church

CAMAS PRAIRIE CRUISERS: Free car show next to city park on Sunday, July 2nd from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ALL cars welcome – Call Annell – 208-983-2333 for more info!

$1000 cash for First
$300 cash for Second, sponsored by Quality Heating, Grangeville
$150 cash for Third, sponsored by LeAnnes Flower and Garden Center
$ 2.00 per ticket, drawn on July 3, 2017 night rodeo


FIREWORKS: July 4, 10 pm at the Grangeville High School football field

ROYALTY EVENTS: 2019 Queen tryouts – TBA @ 6:30 pm at Border days arena.

Queens luncheon – Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 at the Eagles Hall at 11:00 am. Please be sure to let us know how many will be attending the luncheon when you signup for the parade.

Please contact the Grangeville Border Days committee for any changes or additions to the above information or you can email Justin –



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