Tickets

2024 RODEOHOUSTON ENTERTAINER LINEUP

WHICH TICKET SHOULD I GET?

World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest
presented by Cotton Holdings
Carnival**
presented by First Community
Shopping
Livestock shows
Horse Shows
RodeoHouston and Concerts
OPENS FEB. 27th
OPENS FEB. 27th
OPENS FEB. 27th

* WCBBQ Ticket does not include private tent Access
** CARNIVAL ADMISSION DOES NOT INCLUDE RIDES & GAMES TICKETS

Upper Level Seats | $25-$37

Located on the 600 level

Browse available individual tickets here.

Loge Level Seats | $45

Located on the 500 level

Browse available individual tickets here.

Club Level Seats (Sidelines) | $70

Located on the 300 level on the sidelines
Sold as Season Tickets
Upscale food and drink choices
Access to four themed bars

Club Level Season Tickets (Sidelines) are sold out.
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Club Level Seats (End Zones) | $65

Located on the 300 level in the end zones
Sold as Season Tickets
Upscale food and drink choices
Access to four themed bars

Club Level Season Tickets (Endzones) are sold out.
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Field Level Seats | $60

Sold primarily as Season Tickets
Easy access to concourse
Great view of rodeo and concert

Field Level Season Tickets are sold out.
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Chairman’s Club | $175

Located on the 700 level in the south end zone
Lounge furniture and flat screen televisions
Stadium seating below landing
Includes dinner and open bar

Action Seats | $165

Sold as Season Tickets
Complimentary hearty snacks and soft drinks
Access to cash bar

Action Seats Season Tickets are sold out.
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Chute Seats Presented by Hess | $400

Rodeo and concert seating
Dinner and an open bar in the Champions Club
Watch the concert from the dirt and take-home your “Down-in-the-Dirt” chair
Complimentary hearty hors d’oeuvres

Presented by Hess

Chute Seats Season Tickets are sold out.
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300 Level Suites | Prices Vary

Private Suites

Sold by the night
Located on the 300 level in the end zones
Private lounge area perfect for entertaining clients or socializing with friends and family
Includes dinner and open bar 

Shared Suites

Available as season tickets
Located on the 300 level in the end zones
Lounge area perfect for entertaining clients or socializing with friends and family
Includes dinner and open bar

Chairman's Club | $175

Located on the 700 level in the south end zone
Lounge furniture and flatscreen televisions
Stadium seating below landing
Includes dinner and open bar

800 Level Suites | $9,000-$20,500

Sold by the night
Located on the 800 level on the East sideline
Private lounge area perfect for entertaining clients or socializing with friends and family

50 seats | $20,500
22 seats | $9,000

Need more tickets? Up to eight optional Standing Room Only tickets available in either suite for $300 per ticket.

Includes dinner and open bar.

Choose from one of five amazing menus here.

WORLD'S CHAMPIONSHIP BAR-B-QUE CONTEST

FEB. 22 – 24, 2024

It's all about the 'cue! Purchase a ticket for the World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest presented by Cotton Holdings at NRG Park, which kicks off the arrival of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ each year. Tickets include a complimentary sliced barbecue beef sandwich plate, access to live music areas and admission to the carnival. Tickets do not include access to private cook-off tents. Tent passes are not for sale and are distributed by the Bar-B-Que teams.

World's Championship Bar-B-Que Ticket | $25

  • Children age 2 and under do not require a ticket.
  • Onsite pass sales end at 10:30 p.m. daily during the event, and online sales end at 9:30 p.m. daily during the event.

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Grounds Tickets

Enjoy the countless activities and events happening during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo at NRG Park with a grounds ticket or season grounds pass.

Grounds tickets include admission to NRG Park, but do NOT allow entrance into NRG Stadium for the rodeo and concert performance.

  • Children age 2 and under do not require a ticket.
  • Onsite ticket sales end at 9 p.m. daily during the event, and online sales end at 8:30 p.m. daily during the event.

GROUNDS TICKET | Adults (13+): $20, Children (3-12): $10

  • Single-day access to all public activities during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo at NRG Park, NRG Center & NRG Arena | Feb. 27 – March 17, 2024

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GROUNDS SEASON PASS | $55

  • Daily admission to World's Championship Bar-B-Que Contest | Feb. 22 – 24, 2024
  • Daily access to all public activities during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo at NRG Park, NRG Center & NRG Arena | Feb. 27 – March 17, 2024

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FAMILY WEDNESDAY

  • Free Family Wednesday Admission for seniors, 60 and over, and children, 12 and under until noon on the first and third Wednesday.
    (This does not include rodeo/concert admission)

Tickets will be available in December.

Carnival Tickets

Carnival Packs, Carnival Food Cards and Grounds Season Passes are valid only during the World’s Championship Bar-B-Que Contest Feb. 22 – 24 & during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Feb. 27 – March 17, 2024. Half-Price Carnival Pack sales end on Saturday, Feb. 24.

$20 Half-Price Carnival Packs

($64 Value)

50 tickets (rides and games)
Four refreshment coupons (must buy items to receive free item)
One BOGO FREE game (some games exempt)
One BOGO FREE ride
Carnival Pack does not include NRG Park Admission or Stadium Entry

Price breakdown

50 Carnival Tickets (valid for rides and games) $25
Buy One, Get One FREE - Game (some games exempt) $6
Buy One, Get One FREE - Funhouse Ride (Clown Glasshouse, Rockin Rodeo, Surf Shack, Silly Seas, Monster Mash or New York New York) $5
Spend $25 at RCS Food Stand, Get One FREE Regular Size Drink $5
Spend $20 at RCS Food Stand, Get One FREE Soft Serve Cone $7
Buy One Giant Pretzel, Get One FREE Small Nut Bag $8
Buy One Cowboy Kettle Corn, Get One FREE Regular Size Kettle Corn $8
TOTAL $64

$50 Half-Price Carnival Packs

($160.50 Value)

150 tickets (rides and games)
Nine refreshment coupons (must buy items to receive free item)
Three BOGO FREE games (some games exempt)
Two BOGO FREE rides (Ferris wheel and Funhouse)
Carnival Pack does not include NRG Park Admission or Stadium Entry

Price breakdown

150 Carnival Tickets (valid for rides and games) $75
Buy One, Get One FREE - Game (some games exempt) $6
Buy One, Get One FREE - Game (some games exempt) $6
Buy One, Get One FREE - Game (some games exempt) $6
Buy One, Get One FREE - Funhouse (Clown Glasshouse, Rockin Rodeo, Surf Shack, Silly Seas, Monster Mash or New York New York) $5
Buy One, Get One FREE - Ferris Wheel (Big Wheel, Grand Wheel, Liberty Wheel - Excludes La Grande Wheel XL) $7.50
FREE RCS Souvenir Cup Refill $5
Buy One Bucket of Cookies Get One FREE Small Milk $4
Buy 2 Slices of Pizza Get One FREE Small Lemonade $5
Buy 2 Corn Dogs Get One FREE Regular Size Drink $5
Buy One, Get One FREE Regular Size Drink $5
Buy 2 Jumbo Size Cotton Candy Get One FREE Regular Size Popcorn $7
Buy 2 Fried Treats Get One FREE at Fried a Fair 1 & 2 or Sweet Cheeks 1 & 2 $8
Spend $20 at RCS Food Stand Get One FREE Souvenir Cup $8
Spend $25 at RCS Food Stand Get One FREE Regular Size RCS Fry $8
TOTAL $160.50

 

Carnival Food Card

($30 Value or $75 Value)

$30 of food and beverage for only $20
$75 of food and beverage for only $50

Details

Valid only at food and beverage stands in carnival area (look for RCS flag)

Not valid at food and beverage stands operated by Aramark or Show commercial exhibitors

Not valid with any other promotions or coupons, including the Half-Price Carnival Packs

 

ADMISSION

Carnival admission is included with the purchase of a Grounds Ticket or a Rodeo/Concert Ticket. Grounds Ticket sales end at 9:00 p.m. each day. In addition to the carnival, Grounds Tickets allow visitors access to NRG Arena and NRG Center. A Rodeo/Concert Ticket allows access to the same areas as a Grounds Ticket, plus NRG Stadium for the rodeo and concert performance.

FAST PASS

Purchase a FastPass and use the FastPass lanes to avoid long lines! A limited quantity is sold each day.

  • Price: $30 per rider
  • Available at any onsite RCS ticket box.
  • Only valid day of purchase.
  • Can be used for any ride (including The Junction).
  • Rider must wear the FastPass lanyard and the FastPass wristband as well as have the appropriate number of tickets for the ride. FastPasses are NOT tickets.

CARNIVAL TICKETS

Carnival Tickets are valid for both rides and games and can be purchased at the carnival for 50 cents each. Most rides require four to 20 tickets. Rides and games require multiple tickets. We do not sell wristbands at the Carnival.

REFUNDS

All sales are FINAL. No refunds, no rain check, no cash value. Carnival hours are subject to weather conditions. All purchased items are only valid for the current year.

RESALE POLICY

Half-Price Carnival Packs and Carnival Food Cards may not be resold for an amount greater than the stated face value.

For questions, please email [email protected].

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

If I have a ticket for the rodeo/concert, do I need an additional ticket for the livestock show/carnival/grounds?

Your rodeo/concert ticket allows access to NRG Stadium AND NRG Park, including NRG Arena, NRG Center and the Carnival.

Learn more about the carnival here.

What is the Rodeo Ticket Account?

The Rodeo Ticket Account is your account for all RODEOHOUSTON® tickets purchased through AXS, the Rodeo’s official ticket provider. This account allows buyers to manage their ticket purchases, ticket transfers and ticket sales on the AXS secondary market, the Rodeo’s only verified secondary market.

How do I access my Rodeo Ticket Account?

Your Rodeo Ticket Account may be accessed via fanaccount.axs.com/login. To access your account from rodeohouston.com, click on the “Login” button at the top of the home page, then select “Ticket Account” from the drop-down menu and log in with your AXS account credentials. This account is different from your Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ member account.

What can I do from my Rodeo Ticket Account?

In your Rodeo Ticket Account, you can view all your RODEOHOUSTON tickets and all AXS purchases for any venue that uses AXS as their ticket provider. You can also use your Rodeo Ticket Account to transfer tickets to another party and sell tickets on the RODEOHOUSTON verified secondary market. If you sell tickets through your account, you can also use the account to initiate balance transfers from your ticket sales.

What if I have season tickets to RODEOHOUSTON?

You can access your season tickets through your Rodeo Ticket Account. You can also manage your upcoming payments and use all the account features for buying, transferring and selling your tickets.

Can you also transfer parking in the Rodeo Ticket Account?

You cannot transfer parking in the Rodeo Ticket Account.

How do I access my RODEOHOUSTON Tickets?

All tickets will be delivered electronically via AXS Mobile ID; please allow 48 hours for delivery. To access your purchased tickets, download the RODEOHOUSTON mobile app and log in to your AXS ticket account.

Is this account just for my RODEOHOUSTON tickets?

The account can be used for any venue that uses AXS as their ticket provider. You may see other events in your account, if you have purchased tickets to another venue that uses AXS.

Can I purchase tickets on the secondary market?

Rodeo fans can purchase secondary market tickets to their favorite performances through AXS, the Rodeo’s only verified secondary market, available at rodeohouston.com.

Primary tickets, purchased directly from RODEOHOUSTON, and verified secondary market tickets are available for purchase on the same page at rodeohouston.com. Once secondary market tickets are available to purchase, they will appear in the link as a different color than primary market tickets. Secondary market tickets may be available prior to the public on sale(s) via its own link, should a Rodeo season ticket holder decide to sell their tickets for a specific night, but those secondary market tickets will be taken off sale during the public onsale. The 2023 public onsale date will be announced at a later time. After the public onsale traffic has peaked, primary and secondary tickets will be available to purchase on the same page at rodeohouston.com, identified with different colors.

Purchasing tickets through AXS, the Rodeo’s only verified secondary market, allows buyers a safe place to purchase RODEOHOUSTON tickets on the secondary market with the security of knowing tickets purchased are valid for entry.

What time does the performer come on stage?

Actual start times for the concert can vary day to day due to the different number of rodeo competitors and other production elements.

  • Weekday rodeos start at 6:45 p.m. The entertainer takes the stage at approximately 9 p.m. NRG Stadium gates open at 6 p.m.
  • Weekend rodeos start at 2:45 p.m. The entertainer takes the stage at approximately 5 p.m. NRG Stadium gates open at 2 p.m.

What does SRO mean for Rodeo/Concert tickets?

Standing Room Only — allows access to the designated SRO areas located on the 100 level concourse of NRG Stadium. SRO does not have an assigned seat; requires standing.

Do I need a ticket for my children?

 Children 3 years old and above need a ticket to enter.

ABOUT AXS mobile ID

AXS Mobile ID may be used as a delivery mechanism for single and season tickets to 2024 RODEOHOUSTON and is the most convenient and secure way for you to manage your tickets. This FREE, paperless, digital-ticketing system allows you to:

  • Enter venues with ease via the AXS mobile app or your associated ID;
  • Transfer tickets to your friends, family or clients via the AXS mobile app or online; and
  • Never misplace a ticket again ­– everything you need is either on your phone or in your wallet.

For more information, contact rodeohouston.com [email protected] or 832.667.1080.