Rattlesnake Round-up - When & Where The Texas Rattlesnake Roundup festival takes place in Nolan County Coliseum at Newman Park. Sweetwater Texas. The round-up usually takes place from a Thursday- Sunday in March.
What to expect Rattlesnake Review parade, the aptly named Miss Snake Charmer Pageant, snake handling demonstrations, snake dance off, rattlesnake hunt and of course the roundup : try the deep fried Western Diamond back Rattlesnake
Getting there Book a flight into any of Avenger Field Airport here
Where to stay Sweetwater has plenty of hotels available here.
Round-up History The Sweetwater Roundup began in 1958, attracting 40,000 visitors and capturing 1% of the Texas Rattlesnake population.