July 4th Celebration
Beeville, Texas
Highways US 59 and FM 351
Bee County Expo Center

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Very heavy rains prevented many participants from attending. Click to see radar from NWS
Individuals/groups originally scheduled and who were not able to attend because of flooding are in
Light GREY.


 11:30 AM


Call to Order

Frank Gonzales

VFW Cmdr. Post #9170

Yvonne Gonzales Toureilles

Texas Representative, District 35

Presentation of Colors

Bee County Veterans Honor Guard

Pledge of Allegiance

Boy Scout Troop # 451

Opening Prayer

John Snyder

Chaplin, VFW Post #9170


Frank Gonzales

VFW Cmdr. Post #9170



Yvonne Gonzalez Toureilles Texas Representative, District 35



David Silva Bee County Judge


Kenneth Chesshir
Mayor City of Beeville



Chris Garcia Constituent Services Representative  Office of  U.S. Congressman Rubén Hinojosa

Guest Speaker

Ned Kinkler Handly

Former Bee County Judge


National Anthem

Ruben Montez, T-C Party Machine





Rev. Carl Pickett, Pastor





12:15 pm  

Karate Demonstration


12:30 pm

Bud Whittington Band


1:15 pm

Jump For Joy


1:30 pm

Watermelon Eating Contest

1st Place - 2nd Place - 3rd Place
Glenda Hernandez - Charles Rey - Rudy Ortega



Boxing Demonstration by Bee County Boxing Club


2:00 pm

Fiesta Ballet Folklorico



3:00 pm

Apple Pie Bake Off

1st - 2nd
Estella Gonzales - Lupita Remirez



4:30 pm



7:00 –11:00 pm

Tyler McCumber Band


8:00 pm

Men’s Sexy Leg Contest

Raffles with provided by Vendors



Jim Ramirez

Kicker 106

US Army

Republican Club

Rosie the Clown

Mary Scoddard

Travis Hayden

Dean McFall

Yolinda Villa


Camp Fire Girls

Ted Coggeshall

Daniel Munoz

Family Jewels

STAR of Texas EMS & VFW