Double MuggingBull RidingMutton Busting
  • Double Mugging

    Double Mugging is an event where one cowboy ropes a steer and another cowboy on the ground attempts to bull dog the animal to the ground. The cowboy on the horse dismounts and helps the other cowboy. The object is to get the steer to the ground and tied as fast as possible. Many rodeo fans come just to watch the Double Mugging.

  • Bull Riding

    Bull riding is a well known wild and exciting event. This rodeo sports involves a rider getting on a large bull and attempting to stay mounted while the animal attempts to buck off the rider.

  • Mutton Busting

    In this event, a sheep is held still, either in a small chute or by an adult handler while a child is placed on top in a riding position. Once the child is seated atop the sheep, the sheep is released and usually starts to run in an attempt to get the child off.

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Wahine Mugging

The 21st Panaewa Stampede Rodeo is a two-day rodeo that highlights the Paniolo skills of our local cowboys, cowgirls, keiki and traveling rodeo contestants in traditional cowboy events, plus three events that are unique to Hawai’i.  It is a show…

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JJ Harrison Rodeo Entertainer

JJ Harrison grew up in the small town of Okanogan located in Northern Washington State.  It’s no surprise that he landed in his chosen profession.  “I have always loved to perform and make people laugh…from the classroom to the arena” Starting a…

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Please Join us this Feb.

Panaewa Stampede Rodeo (Saturday, Feb. 18 / Sunday, Feb. 19) – Check out rodeo Hawaiian-style at this weekend event featuring an amateur competition between cowboys, cowgirls, keiki and kūpuna. Enjoy paniolo (cowboy) demonstrations, Hawaiian musical entertainment, food and craft booths….

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Double Mugging

Double Mugging is an event where one cowboy ropes a steer and another cowboy on the ground attempts to bull dog the animal to the ground.  The cowboy on the horse dismounts and helps the other cowboy.  The object is…

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20th annual Panaewa Stampede Rodeo

HILO, Hawaii: This weekend’s wet weather couldn’t put a stop to the Panaewa Stampede Rodeo.

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