A field of some 500 professional cowboys and cowgirls will compete in Claremore for $80,000 in prize money at the 60th annual Will Rogers Stampede PRCA Rodeo, May 24-27, at the Will Rogers Roundup Club. The rodeo, heralded as the 2005 Prairie Circuit Rodeo of the Year, will mark the 60th anniversary of the Will Rogers Roundup Club.

Tickets are on sale at Carson Attractions, telephone, 584-2000, or the Claremore Convention and Visitors Bureau, 341-8688.