THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT! THANK YOU TO ALL OF OUR SUPPORTERS.
The Redding Rodeo Association is proud to announce the first annual Redding Rodeo Hall of Fame Gala! 2023 marks 75 years of “Buckin by the River” - the perfect time to begin recognizing those who have contributed to the rich history of the Redding Rodeo. There have been thousands of volunteers who have dedicated countless hours to keep the tradition of the Redding Rodeo alive for 75 years.
We will induct the first ever class into the Redding Rodeo Hall of Fame on Tuesday May 16, 2023. This new annual event will help enshrine those that have helped make Redding Rodeo a successful part of the community for the last 75 years.
The 2023 Class of the Redding Rodeo Hall of Fame
John Balma – One of the original founders of the Shasta County Sheriff’s Posse and the 1984-1985 Redding Rodeo President
Sterling “Pete” Lambert - Shasta County Sheriff’s Posse President 1969 and past drillmaster
Ralph and Jeanne Mors - 1979 Shasta County Sheriff’s Posse President and past drillmaster and 7-time Redding Rodeo Auxiliary President respectively
Lane Frost - 1987 World Champion Bull Rider
Red Rock - 1987 PRCA Bucking Bull of the Year.
John Payne – 15 time PRCA Specialty Act of the Year.
This event is SOLD OUT. The evening will include a steak dinner, Induction Ceremony and a live and silent auction benefiting the Friends of Redding Rodeo, a 501-c-3 nonprofit that supports the Redding Rodeo and the community.
Dress for the event will be Western Retro.