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Fair Park is site for RVFD fund-raiser this weekend

The hardest-working men around—the Rockdale Volunteer Fire Department— will blow off some steam this Friday and Saturday at Fair Park with their annual Summer Bash fund-raiser.

The two-day event will feature barbecue and jackpot bean cookoffs, margarita and salsa contests, as well as horseshoe and washer tournaments, water polo and a hotdog eating contests for kids.

Friday night band is Shawn Jennings and the Southern Roots. Saturday’s entertainment is Jason Allen and Green Whiskey and D.J. John Flores.

Tickets are $15 in advance or $10 each night at the gate. Ages 12 and under and 65 and over get in free.

Contact Brady Nelson at 446-6919 or Blaine Wall at 512-663-2547 for info.

Sponsors are Veolia, Brady’s Pest Control, Attorney Michelle Lehmkuhl, Rockdale Chamber, Nelson Stoney Hill Ranch and McCoy Truck Salvage and Wrecker.


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