The Bulls of Summer Real Time Pain Relief Professional Bull Riders (PBR) Velocity Tour event is set to buck into Salinas on Saturday, August 26th, showcasing 7 of the top 25 PBR riders on the Built Ford Tough PBR Series.
Fabiano Vieira, Cody Teel, Rubens Barbosa are all ranked in the top 15 while Claudio Montanha Jr, Marco Antonio Eguchi, Dener Barbosa and Luciano De Castro are ranked 18th-23rd. The PBR is an international sport and with the exception of Cody Teel, who is from Texas, the other top riders are from Brazil. Fabiano Vieira just won the Music City Knock Out PBR event in Nashville last weekend and Cody Teel came in second. Learn more about each rider at http://www.pbr.com/en/riders.aspx
The Bulls of Summer event is presented by Salinas Toyota and co-produced by the California Rodeo Association and David Drew Productions.
Gates will open at 5pm with bull riding starting at 7pm. Tickets prices are $28 for upper grandstand, $38 for lower grandstand and $55 for box seats (all subject to fees).
When the bull riding ends there will be live music in two different venues: 3 Bandas in the Coors Banquet Bull Xing area and The Tommy Moon Band in the Tequila Alderete Cantina below the main grandstands. Admission into the Coors Banquet Bull Xing is $30 and the Bandas are: La Renovada Banda Guerreros, Banda S7 and Banda 300.
Admission into the Tequila Alderete Cantina is $20. Bull riding tickets can be purchased at www.CARODEO.com, by visiting the Salinas Sports Complex Box Office at 1034 N. Main Street Monday through Saturday from 10am to 6pm or by calling 800-549-4989 during those same business hours. Tickets for each bar area are being pre-sold now during regular box office hours; must be 21 to enter either area.
Tickets are $10 for children ages 2-12, $28 for adults in upper grandstand seats, $38 for adults in lower grandstand seats and $55 for box seats for all ages. Tickets are on sale now Monday-Friday 10am to 6pm at the Salinas Sports Complex Box Office at 1034 N. Main Street. You can call 800-549-4989 to purchase as well Monday-Friday 10am to 6pm.