Schedule of Events

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

International Lineman’s Rodeo Safety & Training Conference

Overland Park Convention Center

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Master & Chief Judges set up rodeo grounds

Thursday, October 11, 2018

8:00 am - 12:00 pm

International Lineman’s Rodeo Safety & Training Conference

Overland Park Convention Center

12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

International Lineman Rodeo Expo Booths Open

Overland Park Convention Center

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Master/Chief Judge’s Meeting Overland Park Sheraton

Friday, October 12, 2018

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

International Lineman Rodeo Expo Booths Open

Overland Park Convention Center

9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Contestant’s Registration
Overland Park Convention Center
Team members and apprentices must pick up rodeo packets and sign releases
All three team members must pick up their packet together.

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Judges meetings (Master, Chief, Event Judges and assistants only).

Overland Park Sheraton

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Judge’s Information & Registration

Overland Park Convention Center

1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Apprentice testing at OPCC

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Contestant’s Registration Open for Late Arrivals
Overland Park Convention Center

6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Barbecue and Trade Night
Overland Park Convention Center
BBQ will be served 6:30-9:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 13, 2018

7:00 am

Opening ceremony and instructions to participants
Rodeo Grounds – Ag Hall of Fame, Bonner Springs, KS

7:30 am

Rodeo competition begins

7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Awards Banquet
Dinner served
Overland Park Convention Center

8:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Awards Presentation

Celebrate, connect and have some fun at the International Lineman’s Rodeo!

Friday Night BBQ & Trade Night
Friday, October 12, 2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center - Ballroom

You don’t want to miss this! Friday night will feature the annual BBQ and trade night. Plan now to come and enjoy some of the best Barbecue in Kansas City and have fun trading shirts from your company with other attendees. Tickets are $25.00 for adults and $8.00 for children (12 and under) if purchased by September 1, 2018 (rates increase after that date).

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Awards Banquet
Saturday, October 13, 2018
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center – Exhibit Hall

On Saturday evening following the Rodeo, join us as for the awards banquet and find out who this year’s “World Champion” will be.
Contestants and judges receive free admission to the Saturday night banquet. Additional banquet tickets are available at $35.00 for adults and $8.00 for children (12 and under) if purchased by September 1, 2018 (rates increase after that date).

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Rodeo Competition
Saturday, October 13, 2018
7:00 am - 5:00 pm*
Rodeo Grounds – National Agriculture Hall of Fame

*Rodeo completion time is subject to change. The event ends when the last competitor has completed their event.

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