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Schedule for Rodeo Week in San Juan Capistrano

Below are more details on the upcoming RMV Rodeo and Rodeo Week in San Juan Capistrano, courtesy of the City:

The following Chamber of Commerce sponsored events will take place the week prior to the Rancho Mission Viejo Rodeo at the City’s Riding Park. Contact the Chamber of Commerce for ticket information for these events.


Rodeo Week is Coming August 15-24, 2014

Are you ready for Rodeo Week in San Juan Capistrano? All the information you need about the week’s festivities is below:

Rodeo Week Kick-Off BBQ on August 16

Who else is excited for Rodeo Week? Rodeo Week 2013 is August 16-25. Start it off right with a kick-off BBQ on Friday, August 16, 2013 from 6-9 PM. Hosted by the San Juan Chamber, and located at the historic Hamilton Oaks Winery building, this event looks to be a great way to welcome a [...]