While North Carolina may be known more for basketball and other sports, those in the know realize it’s also got some of the most zealous bull riding fans in the country. As a result, the PBR BFTS Charlotte Invitational is always viewed by Carolina cowboys and cowgirls as one of the country’s most elite rodeo events. Offering plenty of jaw-dropping suspense as many of the sport’s top riders and bulls compete to see which can outlast the other, there’s little doubt this event showcases what makes Carolina bull riding so special.
Taking place on September 16-17 at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, the excitement kicks off at 8 p.m. on the 16th and 7 p.m. on the 17th. Like every year, most of the top riders on the circuit are expected to compete for the championship. Whether it’s last year’s winner Kaique Pacheco defending his title or other cowboys such as J.B. Mauney, Shane Proctor, Mike Lee, or others riding their way to first place, it’s guaranteed each and every fan will be cheering loud and proud for their favorite competitor.
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When fans talk about the PBR BFTS Charlotte Invitational, the conversation inevitably turns to the great media coverage of the event. Time and time again when fans want to get the latest results, catch a great interview of their favorite rider, or just want to watch some exciting videos of the competition, they turn to the Cowboy Lifestyle Network. A leader in PBR coverage, CLN is the leading online source for all things rodeo. Along with CLN, additional coverage will again be offered by the Ak-Chin Indian Community and the Earnhardt Auto Centers Road Team, both of whom will show plenty of thrills and spills that will satisfy even the most knowledgeable fan.
For fans wanting to attend the BFTS Charlotte Invitational, there are plenty of ticket options. Prices start for as low as $20, making this a very affordable family-friendly event. However, for cowboys and cowgirls who want to spend a bit more and have the experience of a lifetime, they can take advantage of the PBR Elite Seats. Available only on Saturday the 17th, fans who purchase this package can live like a VIP. Along with a pre-event reception complete with refreshments, they can also look forward to backstage tours and meet-and-greet sessions with many of the event’s top competitors. So for Carolina cowboys or cowgirls looking for some excitement in the middle of September, the PBR BFTS Charlotte Invitational is an experience unlike any other.
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