It's rodeo time in Bismarck!

Tonight (Feb. 1) at the Bismarck Event Center you can see Extreme Bull Riding and then on Friday and Saturday it's the full on PRCA Rodeo.

Hundreds of contestants will be competing in various events throughout the weekend. It's early in the season but these guys are hoping to eventually make their way to Las Vegas for the National Championship.

Wish spoke with TC Long, the announcer for the event, and Backflip Johnny who serves as the rodeo clown to talk about their histories and what people can expect from the weekend.

You can get discounted tickets by visiting an area Cenex location. More information with a link to buy tickets is also available on the Bismarck Event Center website.

Check out the full interview with TC Long and Backflip Johnny above.