The Gulf Coast Livestock Auction in Alice is hosting the annual South Texas Cattlemen’s Roundup Tuesday.
The Roundup begins at 11 a.m. Tuesday. The Gulf Coast Livestock Auction ia at 3015 S. US Highway 281.
Sponsored by Lyssy & Eckel Feeds, the annual South Texas Cattlemen’s RoundUps are auctions held at local cattle auction barns throughout Driscoll’s service area. Local 4-H clubs, Future Farmers of America chapters, county extension agents and businesses participate by donating goods and services to auction off for the hospital such as homemade baked goods, agricultural products, arts and crafts and a slew of other items.
The fundraiser is meant to help Jim Wells, Kleberg and Duval County 4-H Clubs in their effort to raise money for Driscoll Children’s Hospital.
The clubs will be selling baked goods, handmade items, farm and ranch items and more.
For more information, call Holly Marshall at (361) 694-6419 or the Jim Wells County Extension Office at (361) 668-5705. To donate directly to the cause, visit www.driscollchildrens.org/donate.
The South Texas Cattlemen’s Roundup will have similar events in Cuero, San Patricio and Edinburg.