Country Christmas at Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center
Join the Casey Tibbs S.D. Rodeo Center for two days of music, dancing, vendor products, Christmas shopping, documentary viewing and timber branding.
Meet the producer of the documentary and interview with his staff to be cast in his upcoming documentary of Casey Tibbs!
Friday, Dec. 13 at AmericInn in Fort Pierre:
8 p.m.-midnight: Western Music provided by Hidden Timber
Saturday, Dec. 14 at the Casey Tibbs Rodeo Center in Fort Pierre:
10 a.m.: Doors open
11a.m. to 4 p.m.: Timber Branding Party (branding $200–weather permitting)
Join the hundreds of other brands that have been permanently burned into the Rodeo Center timbers! We’ll have the current on for the electric brands and the fire cauldron heated up for the iron brands. (weather permitting).
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Vendor products & samples – Get your Christmas shopping done and support local area artisians! Products include: South Dakota made desserts, beauty products, “The Buffalo King” DVD’s, holiday items, jewelry, sculpture garden bricks and gift certificates, bronze statues, Native American & western decor, jewelry and accessories.
11:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.: “The Buffalo King” Documentary Showtimes
(“The Buffalo King is a richly textured film that follows James (Scotty) Philip from his meager upbringing to his success in saving the American bison from extinction. An original preservationist in the 1890s, he disdained the wonton slaughter of buffalo and used this dark moment in history as a driving force for something greater).
The producer won 1st place for this film in the documentary division at the South Dakota Film Festival.
Ticket includes one pop and popcorn
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.: Meet Justin Koehler, the producer of “The Buffalo King” documentary and interview with his staff to be cast in his upcoming documentary about Casey Tibbs!
Limited seating of 150 per showing. All times are central daylight time.
Tickets to events only: $10 (all ages)
Available for sale at the Rodeo Center and AmericInn. Ticket includes: entrance into Friday night’s live music, movie pass for one documentary showtime, admission into the Rodeo Center museum, one soft drink and popcorn.
Room Reservation $70:
Includes a night at the AmericInn, and a ticket for all the activities! Call the AmericInn for room reservations: 605-223-2358.
Proceeds of ticket sales and donations go to the Rodeo Center and to the producer to offset the costs of making the Casey Tibbs documentary.
–Casey Tibbs Center