Wickenburg is about 60 miles northwest of Phoenix. The Dude Ranch Capital of Arizona, Wickenburg was incorporated in 1909 and is noted for its western hospitality.
Enjoy this Gold Rush Days Parade photo gallery from previous years. You'll find tips for attending the event on each photo page.
What is Wickenburg Gold Rush Days Celebration and Rodeo?
The Gold Rush Days Celebration and Rodeo is an annual event held in Wickenburg, Arizona. The event is sponsored by the Wickenburg Chamber of Commerce and celebrate the town's origins as a gold mining center in the days before there even was a City of Phoenix.Gold Rush Days draws tens of thousands of visitors, during the three days of activities.
When is it?
February 13 - 16, 2014
Where is it?
How do I get tickets and how much are they?
Tickets for the melodrama, rodeo and the western dance may be purchased in advance by calling 928-684-5479. Tickets for The Three Redneck Tenors may be purchased through the Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts.
Are discounts available?
Many of the events are free at this event, like the parade, the western skits on Frontier Street, and the arts and crafts festival. No discount needed for those!
What else should I know?
The entire schedule of events is on the next page. The only other thing to know is to wear your boots and your cowboy hat!
What if I have more questions?For more information contact the Wickenburg Chamber at 928-684-5479 or visit Wickenburg Gold Rush Days Celebration and Rodeo online.
All dates, times, prices and offerings are subject to change without notice.