The Cody Stampede Board of Directors consists of a group of local businessman, who all volunteer their time to run the Stampede. Many hours are devoted to the Stampede by these individuals, and their efforts, to make a celebration of this type possible. They will produce 90 rodeo performances this season including the Cody Nite Rodeos, the Cody Stampede July 1-4, and the Cody/Yellowstone Xtreme Bulls June 30th.
The Stampede Board, with the help of both national and local sponsors is putting up a purse of $25,000 per event in added money for 2016 Stampede, giving them the title of the Largest One Header Rodeo in the PRCA.
The Stampede Board has won numerous awards including the prestigious PRCA Large Outdoor Rodeo Committee of the Year consecutively in 1998 & 1999. 2014 WPRA Large Outdoor Rodeo of the Year.