Calendar of Events

Check out the tourism links below for Milam County events:
The following events are for the Cameron and surrounding area by KMIL - 105.1 FM The Ranch, and local Chamber of Commerce:

July 2014

July 4
The annual 4th of July Fireworks will be in Rockdale at Fair Park.  Festivities will begin at 6PM and will include horseshoes, duck pond, train ride, treasure dig, bounce house and fireworks.  Hot dogs are expected to be served and it is best to bring lawn chairs.

July 18
The 13th Annual Gun Raffle hosted by The Knights of Columbus Council #12601 of St. Monica Catholic Church will be at the Simon George Hall in Cameron.  Tickets are $20 and there will be an all-you-can-eat stew dinner with drinks, including adult beverages.  There will be 5 guns given away for every 300 tickets sold.  There will also be mini raffles during the evening and these tickets are $1 each or $5 for 6.  Tickets will be available at the door  as well as extra raffles for taxidermy work and a deer feeder.  The Simon George Hall will open at 6PM with the raffle starting at 7 PM.  For more information, please contact council members for tickets or call 254-482-1407.

July 19
The 4th Annual Brown Santa Golf Tourney will be held at the Cameron Country Club.  Purchase balls for $10 and the closest to the pin wins a prize, as well as, the golf ball drop from a helicopter.  Shotgun tee times are from 8:30AM to 1:30PM.  For more information or to sponsor a hole, please call Lt. John Mendoza 254-697-7033.

July 23-27
The 2014 Rockdale Open will be held at Veterans Memorial City Park (corner of Brazos & Murray streets) in Rockdale.  There are youth and adult tournaments.  Please register by July 22 by contacting Shelly (512-760-6100) for Youth Division or Sparky (254-541-3623) for the Adult Division.  More information and registration sheet can be viewed on the Rockdale City Hall website under Special Events.

July 27
Annual BBQ Brisket Sale will be hosted by the Cameron Volunteer Fire Department.  Tickets are pre-sale only costing $10 each and plates can be picked up between 11AM to 1PM.  The plates will consist of brisket, bean, potato salad, bread, pickle and BBQ sauce.  Tickets can be purchased by any Cameron Fire Fighter or by calling 254-697-1491 or 254-697-4702.

August 2014

August 25
The Annual Gun Raffle hosted by Milam County Fire Chiefs Association will start at 8AM  Tickets can be purchased from any Milam County Fire Fighter and are $10 each. Prizes this year will include:  Henry Golden Boy 22, Mossberg 30-06, Mossberg 12 ga, Savage 30-06, Remington 30-06, Remington 12 ga, Ruger 10/22, Ruger 22, Winchester 12 ga and a Wal-Mart gift card.  For more information, please call 254-697-1491.

September 2014
September 6
The Kristi's Krusaders 5th Annual MS Rally for the Walk will be at Nat's in Milano.  Registration starts at 9AM and will cost $20 per rider or $20 per passenger.  A meal will be included with registration, as well as, BBQ plates will be available at Noon for $8 a plate.  The first bike out is at 11 AM and the last bike in is at 4PM.  An Auction will start at 5PM with music to follow.

September 14
Place of Hope / KC's BBQ Dinner in Rockdale.

September 27
The 8th Annual 5K Run/Walk/Unrun/Kid's K will be held in Rockdale.

October 2014
October 4
Annual Cameron Arts & Crafts Fair

October 11

The 12th Annual La Esquilita Fall Cook-Off will be held in Rockdale.

October 16-18
Annual Rockdale Fair & Rodeo.

October 24-26
Texas Trail Ride at Apache Pass.

November 2014
November 8
The American Legion Post #358 Motorcycle "Fun Run" will be held in Rockdale.

November 15
Place of Hope 5K Diper Dash will be held in Rockdale.

November 15
Milam County Relay for Life Golf Tournament

December 2014
December 6
Annual Christmas Parade & Celebration will be held in Rockdale.

December 13
9th Annual Buddy Oney Toy Run will be held in Rockdale.

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