Mesquite Arena is an air-conditioned facility.
Texas law provides that you must 21 years of age to purchase and/or consume alcoholic beverages. Upon request, each guest may be asked to present valid identification at the time of purchase. The Mesquite Championship Rodeo reserves the right to refuse service to any guest. Alcohol sales will cease at 9:00pm during regular Rodeo performances. Beer may be purchased at the concession stands. Beer, wine and mixed drinks are available at the BBQ Pavilion.
There is one ATM located on the East side of the arena next to the BBQ Pavilion.
BBQ Pavilion opens one (1) hour prior to the Rodeo performance. The Pavilion features a buffet that includes BBQ brisket, sliced smoked sausage, BBQ sauce, rodeo beans, country potato salad, relishes, hot rolls, peach cobbler, iced tea and lemonade.
The Dash-for-Cash is open for all children ages 8 years and younger. Children do not need to sign-up in advance.
Concession stands are located on both sides of the arena and feature hot dogs, nachos, water, soft drinks, beer, peanuts and candy.
Elevators are located just inside the East entrance doors. Guests must show their tickets to gain access to the elevators and Suite Level.
Can I bring my camera?
Still cameras are permitted into Mesquite Arena, subject to inspection and event. Flash photography of the rodeo and other events is strictly prohibited. Professional camera’s & equipment (camera’s with “detachable” lenses, lenses that are longer than 3 inches in length, tripods) are not allowed at any Mesquite Arena event unless accompanied by proper Mesquite Arena media credentials. NO VIDEO EQUIPMENT OF ANY KIND IS ALLOWED.
Entrance Doors are located on the East and West sides of the Arena. Doors open one (1) hour prior to the scheduled Rodeo.
Food & Beverage
Guests are not permitted to bring in any outside food and drink. Food & Beverages are available at the BBQ Pavilion or arena concession stands.
If you need medical assistance, please contact the nearest Mesquite Arena staff member.
Handicapped Seating is located in row A of Sections 101, 102, 111, 113, 114, 119, and 120. View Seating Chart View Seating Chart
Lost and Found
During events contact the nearest Mesquite Arena staff member or call the office at 972-285-8777, Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm.
Visit the Wild Horse Boutique online 24 hours a day, or visit the Wild Horse Boutique and Kiosks during the Mesquite ProRodeo. Other event merchandise will be sold in the arena.
Peddling or Vending
Peddling or vending of merchandise or printed materials at Mesquite Arena is not allowed.
Is an event during the Mesquite ProRodeo where guests ages 4 years and older, weighing 55 lbs or less will get the opportunity to ride a sheep. Mutton Bustin contestants are drawn from a random drawing during each Rodeo performance. To sign-up for Mutton Bustin visit the MPR Sales table on the East side of the Arena.
Parking at Mesquite Arena is just $10.00 per vehicle.
The regular Rodeo Season is every Friday and Saturday night beginning the June 5, 2015 and ending August 29, 2015. View MPR Calendar
Mesquite Arena is a non-smoking facility. Smoking is allowed on the South Side of the Arena – outside of the Arena.
This FREE Rodeo program is available upon entrance to the Arena and features interesting articles about the History of MPR, Rodeo Events along with a day sheet showing the competitors (cowboys and livestock) for the Rodeo.
The 8-Second Club
Refund Policy: The 8-Second Club for Mesquite Arena and/or Mesquite ProRodeo may not be refunded. All ticket plan payments are non-refundable.
Exchange Policy: 8-Second Club Members may exchange Mesquite ProRodeo tickets with other Mesquite ProRodeo dates for the same calendar year. Both tickets and access to the 8-Second Club are subject to availability. For an individual MPR date, access to the 8-Second Club for exchanged tickets is limited to the number of regular season 8-Second Club tickets owned. For example, if four 8-Second Club tickets are owned, up to four exchanged 8-Second Club Membership tickets may be granted access to the 8-Second Club for an individual MPR date. If more than four 8-Second Club tickets are exchanged for MPR date, only four exchanged tickets will be granted access to the 8-Second Club. Again, all ticket exchanges are subject to ticket availability and available capacity of 8-Second Club.
Group Tickets for Mesquite Arena and/or Mesquite ProRodeo may not be refunded or exchanged. A 50% non-refundable deposit is required to reserve any and all group seating areas at Mesquite Arena and/or Mesquite ProRodeo. In the event of cancellation this deposit will be posted to your account as a cancellation fee.
Individual Tickets for Mesquite Arena and/or Mesquite ProRodeo may not be refunded or exchanged. All sales are final.