Get your cowboy hats ready, the bull riders are coming to town

Get your cowboy hats ready, the bull riders are coming to town
The Lucas Oil 2013 Portland Invitational. File photo by Kai Hayashi / KATU.com.

PORTLAND, Ore. - Professional bull riders from around the country will be coming to Portland in a few months and tickets are already going on sale.

The bull riders will be competing at the Moda Center on Saturday, Feb. 8. It's all part of the Professional Bull Riders (PBR) Touring Pro Division.

Brave cowboys will try to last eight seconds atop bulls that can weigh as much as 2,000 pounds.

Tickets go on sale this Friday. They can be purchased at the Rose Quarter Box Office, Safeway/TicketsWest outlets, by calling (877) 789-ROSE or online.