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“Cowboy Country”

Rawhide Western Town & Event Center
Ranked #3 of 43 things to do in Chandler
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Owner description: The whole family will enjoy this recreated 1880s Old West town that includes a haunted hotel, trampoline bunjee jumping, a mechanical bull plus staged gun fight shows.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
Peterborough, Canada
Level 5 Contributor
75 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Cowboy Country”
Reviewed March 14, 2013

Loved this place. The staff dress and act the part. The Mayor is brilliant in his part. Did not eat here so no idea what the food is like. Loved how the restaurant looked!

Visited March 2013
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Mesa, Arizona
Level 4 Contributor
47 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“summer fun”
Reviewed February 25, 2013

We went in the summer time-which in AZ can be quite hot. If you can stand the heat you will have the benefit of less crowds. Plan on paying for some ice cream and bottle waters to help cool you down-but as the sun sets it becomes quite pleasant and we really enjoyed the shows. The wrist bands are the best deal for the kids-our younger kids loved the playground, petting zoo, panning for gold. Teenager enjoyed the climbing wall (not really old west-but a way to make more money off of you and keep teenage busy) gun show and mechanical bull. Had a group of 11 people with us ranging in age 2-40 the gun show kept everyone's attention and everyone loved their meal at the restaurant.

Visited July 2012
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McFarland, Wisconsin
Level 3 Contributor
11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“Very fun group or family attraction”
Reviewed February 15, 2013

Rawhide is a remade old western town that is geared towards families and larger groups. The people that work there are great! Very interactive, love to "call someone out" and draw attention to their antics. For a few bucks you can pay the jail and have the smart alec of the group, or your spouse, arrested and thrown in jail. The only way to get out is by doing something embarrassing (and at the same time hilarious). Like riding a toy horsey through town yelling "yee-hah" or singing "I'm a little tea pot". They have gun fights in the street and very good action/stuny show in one of their outdoor theaters. All in all, a must see if you're in the area with your family or a larger group.

Visited February 2013
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Gilbert, Arizona
Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Great steak house”
Reviewed February 11, 2013

I love this place we take all our out of town visitors to it .The food is great, they have good entertainment while you eat, and a cut little "western town" with things to see and do, and a few shops

Visited April 2012
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Fishers, Indiana
Level 6 Contributor
118 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Old West”
Reviewed January 26, 2013

If you want to catch a touristy version of Old West flabor, Rawhide is worth the visit, especially if you have kids. You'll feel like you're walking down Main street of an Old West town. There are the usual gunfight show, a petting zoo, mini-train riade, etc.

Visited May 2012
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