Pendleton Round-up cancelled
Happy Canyon Indian Pageant & Wild West show also cancelled
July 9, 2020
PENDLETON, Ore.—For only the third time in its history, The Pendleton Round-Up has been cancelled. Organizers could not ensure the safety of the community due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Happy Canyon Indian Pageant and Wild West Show have also been canceled for 2020. The events had been scheduled for Sept. 16-19.
The Round-Up was previously cancelled in 1942 and 1943 due to World War II.
"It is with a heavy heart that the 2020 Pendleton Round-Up and Happy Canyon will not be taking place this year," Happy Canyon president Tanner Hawkins said in a statement. "Both the Pendleton Round-U...