The Thackerville Fire Department will host its seventh annual Rattlesnake Roundup this weekend. The roundup is the department’s primary fundraiser, and features The Outlaw Handlers performing stunts with rattlesnakes.
The roundup will also feature arts and crafts and food vendor booths. The show starts today from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., and is also scheduled for Saturday and Sunday. The roundup will be open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday.
Admission for the rattlesnake shows are $5 for adults and $3 for kids aged 5-12. Veterans receive $1 off of admission.
The fire station is located off Exit 5 on Interstate 35. Take the exit and follow the signs to the Thackerville Fire Station.