Rifle Rendezvous
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What activities are there? Can I participate?  How much do they cost?


Tentative Schedule for MAY 19, 20 & 21, 2017

MAY 19th, 2017


4H Contra Dance 7:30 PM

Truck Mud Run

Host:  Western Slope Motor Sports
Ticket link on/after 5/14/17: http:\\westernslopemotorsports.tix.com
FB page: @mudrace.monstertruck.toughtruck
Tickets at the Gate or online:
Prices: Age 13 & up $20
Children 5-12  $15
4 & under FREE
Info & Entry forms can be obtained by calling Rick Catlin 970-241-5465 or 970-260-1108.


May 20th, 2017

Breakfast served by Rodeo Camp!

Car Show Downtown on 3rd Street

50 years of History at the Museum


Tyler Ferris Bull Riding 7:00 PM

Live Music by Lever Action


May 21st, 2017

Breakfast served by Rodeo Camp

Multi congregational Worship services 10:00 AM

Pot luck lunch 12:30 PM


The Rifle Rendezvous Festival has activities for all people and all ages.  There is something for everyone.  There are activities that you can sit back, watch and enjoy like the Carnival Rides, Dance & Variety Shows, Musicians and many, many MORE.

Activities scheduled for 2016!

Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sunday CARNIVAL

MAY 12TH, 2016

Bring your dinner receipts from ANY Rifle Restaurant on May 12th, 2016 to the Ute Theater for FREE tickets to see the movie “City Slicker“!

MAY 13TH, 2016

Shotgun Start @ High Noon Golf Tournament provided by the Rifle Area Chamber of Commerce

Rendezvous at Jay’s Steakhouse provided by the Rifle Area Chamber of Commerce

CARNIVAL  Tickets sold at the gate

(Outdoor Arena) Friday Night NSPA Sled Pulling Contest  Tickets Information: 

Skip the lines at the gate and get your Discounted Tickets by contacting Dr. Diesel for one of the Western Slope’s largest Truck and Tractor Pulls of the 2016 Season.

Advance Ticket Purchase

$15 Adults
$8 Children / Senior / Military
Under 10 is free

Event Day Purchase

$20 Adults
$10 Children / Senior / Military
Under 10 is free

Advanced tickets can be purchased by contacting Dr. Diesel at…

970-874-1518 customersupport@dieseldoctorco.com

Mini Putt-Putt  Free

7-11PM  County Wide 4H Contra Dance & Fundraiser  Free

Beer /Wine by the Elks

MAY 14TH, 2016

CARNIVAL  Tickets sold at the gate

Saturday Morning: Breakfast Served by Little Britches Rodeo Club

Archery Contest

Chainsaw Carving Contest

Churchill’s Artilluma Dance Company  Free

Rendezvous Car Show at Downtown on 3rd Street  Free

Live Music on 3rd Street Free

Beer Garden provided by the Moose Lodge

Art & Beer Show provided by the Ute Theater Free

Rolling Rendezvous at the Skate Park

Bike Rodeo at the Rifle Police Department Free

Paint a Porta-Potty at Metro Park provided by the Bookcliff Council on Arts

At the Garfield County Fairgrounds

4-6PM Rendezvous of Faith with Gene Sullivan and Jeff Fenholt LIVE IN CONCERT!!  Free

Mini Putt-Putt  Free

Saturday Evening:  Tyler Farris Bullriding Competition  Tickets sold at the gate $12.00 for Adults and Children under 6 are free

Daryle Singletary acoustically following the Bull Ride!  Free

Beer / Wine by the Elks

MAY 15TH, 2016

CARNIVAL Tickets sold at the gate

Sunday Morning: Breakfast Served by Little Britches Rodeo Club

Worship time with all area congregations invited to join in.

Potluck Lunch after services.  Bring your favorite dish- the churches will provide the meat!


May 15th-17th, 2015

CARNIVAL   Thurs – Sun

NSPA Tractor Pull

Tyler Ferris BULL RIDING

Rendezvous Car Show

Rolling Rendezvous

Dance by LEVER ACTION Band.

Check out this cool video made by Salvador Tovar-Guzman


May 16th-18th, 2014  Take a look at our video of fun done by Salvador Tovar-Guzman


MAY 17th-19th, 2013


CARNIVAL – Pre-Event Tickets available for $20 @ Rifle Middle School, TrendZ Clothing and Alpine Bank

CARNIVAL GATE – Prices will be $30/unlimited RIDE daily wristbands

CARNIVAL RIDES – Brown’s Amusements is again bringing their carnival to Rifle on their current national tour. Don’t miss the excitement! Advance tickets ON SALE NOW!!!

Rollin’ Rendezvous 2012 – BMX and Skate contest sponsored by Rifle Recreation