2020 Amherst Rodeo Queen Haly Peskie
2019 Amherst Rodeo Queen Carley Gukenberger

Amherst LBW Rodeo Queen Information

Who is eligible to be a contestant?

Any Cowgirl who is eligible and in good standing with the Little Britches of Wisconsin (LBW) shall be eligible to run as Queen of the Amherst LBW.

How do I become a contestant?

Any Cowgirl interested in participating as a LBW of Amherst Rodeo Queen contestant will contact Jenny Blenker to get the application (contact information listed below). Rules and application will be sent to potential contestant, once the application is received back and accepted, the contestant will be contacted regarding Pageant eligibility and rules.

What does the Pageant consist of?

Contestants will be judged in 3 categories and must participate in all 3 to be eligible to be crowned Queen: poise and personality, horsemanship, and speech.

What are the benefits of being a contestant besides promoting the sport of rodeo?

Scholarship opportunity:

  • $1,000.00 Queen
  • $500.00 1st runner up
  • $250.00 2nd runner up

Other prizes may include:

  • Queen: Saddle, Crown and Belt buckle.
  • 1st runner up: Tack item
  • 2nd runner up: Tack item

Contestants participating in the Amherst LBW Rodeo Queen contest will need to sell 400 tickets for the Amherst Rodeo and be available for Queen activities at the Amherst LBW Rodeo (the 3rd weekend in August).

Because participants are under 18 years old, communication concerning Pageant activities will include the parents or guardian of each contestant.

Click here to see all the Rodeo Queen Rules

Contact for more information:
Jenny Blenker
4191 County Road T
Amherst WI, 54406


Amherst LBW Rodeo Queen Mission Statement

“To provide an opportunity for young women of high moral and ethical character to promote Amherst Little Britches Rodeo, promote leadership with community involvement, and most importantly promote the sport and spirit of rodeo.”