The Arlington Jackpot Rodeo is held each May. This annual two-day event, better than 65 years worth, draws cowboys and cowgirls from all over Washington and Oregon. Held at the Arlington Rodeo grounds, one mile south of Arlington on Highway 19, the show starts at 12:30 pm each day and features traditional rodeo events as well as ranch bronc riding and mutton bustin’ for the kids. Featuring, the best hamburgers in the entire West at the cook shack. A beer garden like no other will take care of your thirst at the end of a good rodeo!
Arlington also hosts a Junior Rodeo each June. The Junior Rodeo is for kids from six to 18 years of age. Events include barrel racing, pole bending, goat tying, rough stock, calf and team roping, ribbon roping and bull dogging. This is a fast-paced Rodeo with loads of fun.