Welcome to Brazoria County Cavalry, the first of its kind. Founded Jan 18th 2008


Joining Brazoria County Cavalry
You do NOT need to have served in the Military, be in Law Enforcement, be a Firefighter or EMT or ride a motorcycle to join Brazoria County Cavalry. You only need to be Patriotic and respectful of others. There are no Fees or Dues to become a Brazoria County Cavalry member.

We are motorcyclist and Patriots of Brazoria County Texas, who over many years have reached out to our community to try to fulfill the needs of many people. We have founded an Organization by Brazoria County people for the people of Brazoria County, Texas. We are home town people trying to take care of our own. The organization is called "Brazoria County Cavalry", and here is our vision.

Vision Statement
Brazoria County Cavalry exists to assist the families of Brazoria County, Texas who have family members that are serving, or have served in the Military, or  Law Enforcement, Firefighters or EMT's in Brazoria County, Texas by organizing the local motorcycle community and other Patriots to come together and provide escorts for their loved one(s) in times of sorrow or celebration at the family's request.

There are no Fees or Dues to become a Brazoria County Cavalry member. You do not need to have served in the Military, be in Law Enforcement, be a Firefighter or EMT to join Brazoria County Cavalry. You only need to be Patriotic and respectful of others. For general questions and information about BCC, please feel free to contact the Brazoria Chamber of Commerce at 979-798-HERO (4376). Hours are from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm Mon - Fri. For rides/escorts and event requests please go to our "Contact Us" page on the left.


All Brazoria County Cavalry Rides/Escorts and Events are subject to change due to any funeral services for one of our Fallen American Heroes. Funerals always take precedence.

For Brazoria County Cavalry to fulfill any request it receives, we require a minimum of a 72 hour notice in advance of the day we are being requested to participate.
 Latest News, Escorts, Member Submissions and Ride Announcements

Memorial Day Events

Brazoria County Cavalry has been contacted by many supporters asking us to participate in their Memorial Day weekend events paying tribute to those who have served our country.  Below is a list of them.  We encourage all of you to make as many as possible.  This will be a great opportunity for Brazoria County Cavalry and other Patriots to show our support for our American Heroes.  Please wear your Brazoria County Cavalry logo proudly.

 

The 1st event is on Friday May 22nd.
The Angleton Army National Guard that we honored has been given active duty orders and will be deploying to Afghanistan.  There will be a sendoff for these Heroes from the Angleton High School Football Stadium that will include a MOB deployment ceremony.

NOTE: Brazoria County Cavalry members and other Patriots on motorcycles or in vehicles.

Date:  Friday May 22nd
Staging Area: Angleton High School Football Stadium Angleton, TX.
Ceremony Time: 9:00 am

The 2nd event is on Saturday May 23rd.
Brazoria County Cavalry Members have been asked to help the American Legion Post 241 put out small American Flags on the graves of our American Heroes.  We ask that if possible you meet at the Angleton Cemetery at 8:00 am.  We always have a good turnout for this, please make sure you are there to show your respect.

NOTE: Brazoria County Cavalry members and other Patriots on motorcycles or in vehicles.

Date:  Saturday May 23rd
Staging Area: Angleton Cemetery
328 Cemetery Rd.
Angleton, TX.
Staging Time: 8:00 am

The 3rd event is on Sunday May 24th.
Brazoria County Cavalry Members have been asked to participate in a special dedication ceremony by the Danbury American Legion.  They are dedicating 3 monuments in the cemetery, 1 each for 2 Danbury residents that were killed in WWII and another for a Gold Star mother who’s grave has no headstone. After the ceremony they will be placing American Flags on the graves of our American Heroes.

Directions:  Coming from Angleton on Hwy 35.  Take Hwy 35 to FM 523.  Make a right on FM 523.  Take the CR 171 exit.  Continue on CR 171 to staging area at Community Baptist Church on your left when entering Danbury.

NOTE: Brazoria County Cavalry members and other Patriots on motorcycles or in vehicles.

Please note short staging time.

Date:  Sunday May 24th
Staging Area: Community Baptist Church
6114 5th St/CR 171
Danbury, TX.

Staging Time: 2:00 pm
Safety Briefing: 2:05 pm
Prayer: 2:10 pm
KSU: 2:15 pm
Final Destination: Danbury Cemetery, Danbury, TX.

The 4th event is on Monday May 25th MEMORIAL DAY.
Brazoria County Cavalry will participate in a special Memorial Day ceremony with the Laying of Wreaths located at the Ring of Honor (ROH) at the Brazoria County Courthouse in Angleton TX.  Brazoria County Cavalry is honored to be asked to lay the United States Coast Guard Wreath.

This event will be a white shirt. black pants and bolo
for those that have them.
Date: Monday May 25th
Staging Area: Brazoria County Courthouse
111 East Locust St.
Angleton, TX.
Ceremony Time: 8:00 am

The 5th event is on Monday May 25th MEMORIAL DAY.
Brazoria County Cavalry Members have been asked to be present for a Memorial Day Service taking place at The Restwood Funeral Home Cemetery presented by the 4th Degree of the Knights of Columbus.  Brazoria County Cavalry Members have been present at this ceremony for several years.  Please join us if possible.

This event will be a white shirt. black pants and bolo
for those that have them.
Date: Monday May 25th
Staging Area: Restwood Memorial Cemetery
1038 West Plantation Dr.
Clute, TX.
Ceremony Time: 10:00 am

These are rain or shine event.

Monday May 25th MEMORIAL DAY.
Every year at this time the DAV Chapter of Disabled Veterans have their Annual Forget-Me-Nots Fundraiser.  Brazoria County Cavalry Committee Member Gary Oltz will be working the Stewarts Grocery in Brazoria and Sweeny locations.  Come out and hang out with Gary for a great cause in supporting our Veterans.  You can contact Gary at 979-236-2010.

Cavalry Upcoming Info

Please click on the Cavalry History page to your left for more info about Brazoria County Cavalry.  Also check out our Other Rides tab for things going on around the county.

As you all know, Brazoria County Cavalry has something going on all the time.  If for some reason you are not receiving our emails please contact us.  We want everyone to participate.

Need some FREE Cavalry Business Cards to encourage others to honor our Heroes or some Cavalry merchandise?  Contact Cavalry Committee Member Gary Oltz @ 979-236-2010 or at a staging.

Saturday May 22nd Honoring for 442nd Veteran.  Info sent to Members.

Saturday May 23rd Putting out Flags at Angleton Cemetery.  Info sent to Members.

Sunday May 24th Honoring for Fallen Veterans in Danbury.  Info sent to Members. 

Monday May 25th Memorial Honoring Veterans at BC Courthouse & Restwood Cemetery.  Info sent to Members.

 

 

 

Brazoria County Cavalry Office is open by appointment only

Please contact Gary Oltz @ 979-236-2010 or Tracy Read @ 979-709-1598

or click on the contact us link and send us an email