Join us for a send-off for hippos Poppy & Bubbles! In late March, Poppy and Bubbles will move to the Click here for more information.area. At their new Texas home, our beloved hippo pair will swim with thousands of colorful fish in a simulated African river, complete with a constant current and a state-of-the-art filtration system to keep the waters clean. Hippo Happy Hour will send the pair off in style, while raising support for the zoo’s mission of creating a better future for wildlife.
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The Ellensburg Rodeo is one of the “old rodeos” and has earned its place as one of America’s Top 10 professional rodeos. The Ellensburg Rodeo also hosts the World Finale of PRCA’s Xtreme Bulls Tour. Started in 1923 with the same volunteer spirit that still “fuels the fire” of today’s volunteers, the rodeo has grown from a local competition among ranch hands to the Professional event of today with over 600 contestants and prize money in excess of $400,000!
Today’s best riders, ropers, and wrestlers compete in what many consider to be the best rodeo arena in the nation. The Friday night opening performance starts in the evening and ends under the stars. The Saturday and Sunday afternoon “perfs” feel electrically charged by the brilliant blue sky. It all leads up to the Labor Day Monday Championship Finals… the best of the best dueling in the dirt!