The Painted Pony Rodeo isn't the only thing returning to Wild West FrogFest this year. The mechanical bull is back thanks to Joel's Frontyard Steakhouse. Test your skills and maybe you'll be riding the real thing in the rodeo next year.

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Then again, maybe you'll just stick to the mechanical bulls if this is how your ride ends up.

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Need some tips?

With enough practice, you may ride as well as John Travolta did in Urban Cowboy.

Get your advance sale tickets to see the rodeo, and music from headliners Thompson Square with Tyler Farr, Trailer Choir and James Wesley, brought to you by Whites Farm Supply, June 14th at Herkimer County Fairgrounds. $20 tickets can be purchased at our station on River Road, by calling 768-9500 or online at