How to Watch the American Rodeo 2024, and More Barrel Racing Info

Get ready for The American Rodeo on Mar. 9, 2024.
Lisa Lockhart turns a barrel at The American Rodeo.
Lisa Lockhart and Promise Me Fame Guys winning the 2023 The American Rodeo. Image by RC Photography.

Barrel racers have been asking all week ‘How can I watch The American Rodeo,’ leading up to the March 09 event. Here’s what we know, and more information to get you prepared as five barrel racers compete against top hands for their chance at $1 million.

How to watch The American Rodeo

The American Performance Horseman Competition will air on Fox  Saturday, Mar. 16 at 11:30 AM ET-1:00 PM ET on FS1.

The American Contender Round will air on Fox Sports 1 on Sunday, Mar. 10 at 10 a.m. EST

The American Championship Round will air on Fox Sports 1 on Saturday, Mar. 16 at 12:30 p.m. CST

Stay tuned for live updates and stories all week long at, The Team Roping Journal, The Breakaway Roping Journal and on site and on social media.

Which barrel racers are running at The American Rodeo?

The top five from The American Contender Tournament will square off against the top five barrel racers from the 2023 WPRA World Standings


Brittany Pozzi Tonozzi

Jordon Briggs

Emily Beisel

Lisa Lockhart

Kassie Mowry


Kathy Grimes

Brandon Cullins

Mindy Holloway

Emma Kate Parr

Rylee Jo Maryman

About The American Western Weekend

The American Western Weekend March 8th & 9th, 2024 at Globe Life Field in Arlington, Texas features action-packed entertainment, world-class talent and western sports that culminates with The American Rodeo. Hailed as The Crown Jewel of Rodeo™, The American Rodeo is an unrivaled celebration of the pioneering spirit of the American West. The national sporting event offers fans a unique choice – to cheer on western sports’ finest, champion athletes, or root for the underdog “Contenders” chasing a $1 million bonus – through every rodeo, roping and riding effort. Added to the festival line-up in 2023, The American Performance Horseman brings together the western equine sports disciplines of reining, reined cow horse and cutting for a $1 million prize. All combined with star-studded music, a western festival and more.  For more information on The American Western Weekend, please visit or @TheAmerican.TR on Instagram @TheAmericanTR on Facebook and Twitter.