45th Annual Oglesby Rattlesnake Roundup
Time & Place:
Oglesby Community Center
117 Main Street, Oglesby, Tx 76561
7:00 am - 7:00 pm, Feb. 22 and 23
The 45th annual Oglesby Lions Club Rattlesnake Roundup is February 22 and 23. World Famous snake handler Jackie Bibby will perform live demonstrations in the snake pit, starting at 10:00 am on Saturday, and 11:00 am on Sunday. You won't want to miss the daring stunts by the star of Animal Planet show "Rattlesnake Republic." General admission is $5.00, but every moment you're here will be well-worth the money spent. This is more than just a rattlesnake roundup, with activities for the whole family including live music, little train rides, breakfast each morning, food booths, cooked rattlesnake, arts and crafts booths, antique tractor show and more. Like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/oglesby.rattlesnake.roundup. For more information, call 254-744-7855.
On the Web: https://www.facebook.com/oglesby.rattlesnake.roundup
Of interest to tourists
Time & Place:
Extraco Events Center
See the most awesome metal munching monster truck superstars in all out war. It's Amsoil Shock Therapy, Ground Pounder, Stinger, Smashosaurus, Tailgator, and Tuff E Nuff in side by side racing, wheelie contests and freestyle. See freestyle like never before, including vans & more! Plus don’t forget Might Monster Bus the monster ride truck.
On the Web: http://www.mapmotorsports.com/outlaw-nationals/outlaw-nationals/round-4-waco.html