North Star Regional Rodeo July 30th-31st, 2022



We are proud to announce that our rodeo was selected as one of the top rodeo grounds for horse contestants by the 2018 IGRA contestants! This award comes with $750 in added money for horse events at the 2022 North Star Regional Rodeo! UFF DA!!
Covid-19 restrictions may affect numerous aspects of our rodeo so all information is still preliminary and subject to change. 
North Star hosts the rodeo up at Dead Broke Arena just outside Hugo, MN.
Registration is at the Saloon (next to host hotel) from 5pm-7pm.
Evening Events are located at the Dead Broke Arean in Hugo.


From the South:

Take I-35E North to Exit 123A Hugo

Go East approx 1.5 miles to Hugo and turn left at the T

Go north out of Hugo on US 61 to 170 St N (Co. Rd 4).

Take the round about left and entrance is about 100 feet

on the right.

From the North:

Take 35 South to Highway 97

Go East on 97 to Highway 61

Go South on 61 to County Road 4 (170 St. N)

Take a right at the round about.

Entrance is immediately on the right.


There will be reserved parking for handicap access, but this is a grassy/gravel area, nothing is paved. There will be two 10 x 10 sun shelters at ground level for wheelchairs and others unable to climb the bleacher steps


Anyone needing overnight trailer parking for the purpose of camping or those wishing to set up a tent, please contact

Dead Broke Camp Ground Information:
  • There are no electrical hookups available, but personal generators are welcome.
  • A water station will be available to fill your onboard tanks.
  • There are no showers available.
  • There is no dump station available on the grounds. Please do not dump your grey or black water tanks on the grounds


If you are arriving from the airport you can take  the Light Rail from your aport to Hennipin Ave. or can  Uber/Lyft

NSGRA is providing 2-15 Passenger vans that will be picking people up from the host hotel to the rodeo grounds and and back to the host hotel at the end of day.  


Our Mission

NSGRA is to operate as a tax exempt organization under 501©(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, assisting local communities and charities through support, education, and fundraisers while providing a friendly environment for all persons to participate in and learn about western lifestyles and skills.


Contact Us

PO BOX 581157
Minneapolis, MN 55458