Tickets & Registration

American Royal Events

Tickets for upcoming American Royal events are now on sale. By purchasing tickets you are supporting our mission to impact the future of agriculture through education, scholarships and competitive learning. Thank you!

As we celebrate our 120th season, we look forward to seeing you at one or several of our many exciting events.


Visit Kansas City, KS is the 'Official Destination Partner' of the American Royal. Request a copy of their Visitor's Guide for an extensive list of lodging, shopping, restaurants, and entertainment near the American Royal.

Visitor's Guide

August Royal on the Rooftop - August 6

Join emerging Kansas City business professionals and American Royal board members for a night of networking in the swanky atmosphere of the CBIZ offices on the Plaza. You'll learn about the American Royal Governors’ Program and how you can support our mission to impact the future of agriculture.

Date: August 6, 2019
Time: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Location: CBIZ, 700 W 47th St., #1100, Kansas City, MO 64112
Parking: CBIZ offices are part of a multi-tenant building. There is free and convenient parking in the garage attached to the Unity Temple Center directly across 47th street from the building, as well as behind Tomfooleries, directly across Jefferson from the building.

$25 for non-governors in advance
$30 at the door
Beer, wine and light appetizers. For details, contact Eric Pew at [email protected].

40th American Royal World Series of Barbecue - September 12-15 at Kansas Speedway


40 Days of BBQ Giveaway - Win 40 Pork Loins and a Grill to Cook 'em on!

Purchase a ticket to the 2019 American Royal World Series of Barbecue between June 25 and August 3, 2019 and automatically be entered to win a variety of seasoned Prairie Fresh Signature Pork Tenderloins and a Traeger Tailgater Pellet Grill. Valid email address must be provided at the time of ticket purchase to be eligible. Tickets must be purchased through

Official Giveaway Rules & Regulations

70th American Royal ProRodeo - September 27-28 in Hale Arena


Special Offer for Scouts and Big Brother Big Sisters

World Series of Barbecue Tickets
Saturday, September 14, 2019 at the Kansas Speedway
Join us for the Cowtown Family Fun Fest, music and BBQ demos on the main stage, Kansas City Auto Museum Car Show, yard games and more!
Discounted $7 ticket

Pro Rodeo Tickets
Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the American Royal Complex (valid at the 2:00 PM rodeo performance only)
Be sure to come out at noon to enjoy fun and games in the Kids Corral and get treats from the food trucks.
Discounted $12.50 ticket

Scout & BBBS Group Tickets

20th American Royal Youth Rodeo - September 24-27 in Hale Arena


Cutting Horse Show

Cutting Horse Showcase - August 24 at 6:00 pm in Hale Area


Hunter/Jumper Horse Show

InIt2WinIt Speed Series - October 11 at 7:00 pm in Hale Arena

Thomas and Sally Wood Family Foundation Grand Prix - October 12 at 7:00 pm in Hale Arena


UPHA/American Royal National Championship Horse Show

UPHA/American Royal National Championship Horse Show - THURSDAY, November 14 at 6:30 pm in Hale Arena

UPHA/American Royal National Championship Horse Show - FRIDAY, November 15 at 6:30 pm in Hale Arena

UPHA/American Royal National Championship Horse Show - SATURDAY, November 16 at 6:30 pm in Hale Arena


Tablesteaks - October 10 at The Hobbs Building


Uptown Hoedown - November 23 in Hale Arena


During the season, Rodeo and Horse Show tickets can also be purchased at the following location:

Municipal Box Office
Monday - Friday
10 AM - 5 PM
Located: Downtown Kansas City, South side of 13th Street between Wyandotte Avenue & Central Street

American Royal Box Office (during the season)  - Hours vary, check back for the 2019 schedule.
Located (inside): 1701 American Royal Ct., Kansas City, MO 64102


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