RENO, Nev. (May 3, 2016) The Reno Rodeo and K-Bull 98.1 FM are kicking off the “Wildest, Richest Rodeo in the West” with a concert in the Outdoor Rodeo Arena Wednesday, June 15 at 7 p.m. featuring Billy Currington, Canaan Smith and Rudy Parris.

Currington is a Grammy-nominated and platinum selling artist who has celebrated nine number one career singles including “Hey Girl,” “Don’t,” “Good Directions,” “Let Me Down Easy,” “Must Be Doin’ Something Right,” “People Are Crazy,” “Pretty Good At Drinkin’ Beer” and “That’s How Country Boys Roll.”

Opening for Billy Currington will be label mate Canaan Smith currently climbing the charts with his hit single “Hole in a Bottle” along with Rudy Parris from season four of the hit TV show “The Voice.”

This marks the second year for the K-Bull 98.1 FM’s Reno Rodeo Kick-off Concert in cooperation with the Reno Rodeo. Tickets are available through or in person at the Lawlor Events Center box office located at 1664 N. Virginia St.

Advance Ticket prices are $45.50 for GA floor and $35.50 for reserved grandstand seating. Tickets will also be available day of concert on the Rodeo Grounds for an additional $5 per ticket. Don’t miss the Reno Rodeo Kick-off Concert with Billy Currington Wednesday, June 15 at 7 p.m.

# # #

About the Reno Rodeo
The Reno Rodeo is a Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) sanctioned sporting event, and one of the top five rodeos in North America. Reno Rodeo is a non-profit organization made up of over 500 volunteers. This year’s Reno Rodeo is scheduled for June 18-27, 2015. Competition includes bareback, team roping, saddle bronc, tie-down roping, steer wrestling, women’s barrel racing and bull riding. Like Reno Rodeo on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, or for more information on the Reno Rodeo, visit