Annual CINCH Boyd Gaming Chute-Out Returns to Thrill Rodeo Fans at Orleans Arena Dec. 7-9

LAS VEGAS–Boyd Gaming today announced that the CINCH Boyd Gaming Chute-Out will return for Las Vegas Rodeo Week 2017. For its third year running, the three-day afternoon event will feature top rodeo talent competing at the Orleans Arena Dec. 7-9. Tickets are available for purchase beginning Friday, May 5.

For the past two years, the Chute-Out has featured contests, non-stop action and participation from world champion riders and ropers such as Cody Ohl, Fred Whitfield, JW Harris, Cody Wright, Luke Branquinho and Wade Sundell.

“As a longtime supporter of rodeo in Las Vegas, we’re thrilled to produce an event like the Boyd Gaming Chute-Out that brings incredible athletes together under one roof and keeps fans on the edge of their seats,” said Tony Taeubel, Senior Vice President and General Manager of The Orleans. “We are still ‘Ridin’ for the fans in 2017 and look forward to being a part of rodeo week this December!”

Enthusiastic fans seeking a digitally interactive experience can download the Boyd Gaming Chute-Out mobile app, which was introduced in the event’s inaugural year. The platform provides fans with live scoring results, contestant bios, exclusive videos, information on events and instant access to the latest Chute-Out news. The 2017 Boyd Gaming Chute-Out, with title sponsor CINCH, will again be the only rodeo event listed in Boyd Gaming’s sportsbooks during Rodeo Week.

More exciting developments, including the competitor roster for the CINCH Boyd Gaming Chute-Out, will be announced later this year. Guests who purchased Chute-Out season tickets in 2016 will have the first opportunity to purchase tickets in April, before the public on-sale. For more information and to keep up-to-date on Chute-Out happenings, visit

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