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

Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall Escort & Extra Staging Area UPDATE 10-22-14

Brazoria County Cavalry Members & ALL Patriotic Americans
Please Read All Info Below For UPDATE.
ADDED STAGING AREA.
Many of you have asked about riding to Big Star Ford in Manvel as a group.  We will do that.  We will stage at the Park N Ride on the corner of Hwy 288 & Hwy 288B Angleton at 12:15 pm.  This will be a short stage with KSU at 12:30 pm.  If you are a BCC Member and would like to volunteer to assist us at Big Star Ford with parking and other duties, please see Cavalry Committee Members Tracy Read or Bill Turnipseed at Big Star Ford.

Directions: Coming from Buc-ees on the corner of Hwy 35 & Hwy 288 Angleton.  Take Hwy 288 North toward Houston.  Exit Hwy 288B outside of Angleton.  Turn right on to Hwy 288B toward Angleton.  The Park N Ride will be immediately on your left.

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

Date: Wednesday October 22nd
Staging Area: Park N Ride
Corner of Hwy 288 N & Hwy 288B Angleton, TX.
Staging Time: 12:15 pm
Safety Briefing: 12:20 pm
Prayer: 12:25 pm
KSU: 12:30 pm
Final Destination: Big Star Ford Manvel, TX.

 

Updated Info on Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall

Please see below for Volunteers Needed

Brazoria County Cavalry Members & ALL Patriotic Americans

Brazoria County Cavalry has been contacted to organize the ESCORT for the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall.  We are asking all Patriotic Americans to join us in this escort.  This Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall and escort is dedicated to those Heroes who served in Vietnam.  Please come out and support this effort.  The Heroes who served in Vietnam and the Vietnam Era deserved our honor and respect then, and still do today.  This will be a Law Enforcement escort.  We will escort the wall to Lake Jackson Texas to MacLean Park.  A list of event times can be seen on our website @  www.brazoriacountycavalry.org

We ask everyone on motorcycles and in vehicles to be at the Big Star Ford Dealership NO later than 3:00 pm.  We will have a short ceremony starting at 3:00 pm at staging in Manvel.

Please wear your Brazoria County Cavalry logo proudly.

Directions:  Coming from Lake Jackson on Hwy 288 north.  You will travel on Hwy 288 north to the CR 59/South Fork Dr. exit Manvel TX.  Big Star Ford will be on your right.  Turn right at stoplight onto CR 59/South Fork Dr.  Continue to next stoplight at CR 94 and turn right.  Staging entrance will be on your right.

Directions:  Coming from Houston/Pearland on Hwy 288 south.  You will travel on Hwy 288 south to the CR 59/South Fork Dr. exit Manvel TX.  Make a left at the stoplight onto CR 59/South Fork Dr.  Big Star Ford will be on your right after you go under Hwy 288 overpass.  You will pass the dealership on your right.  Continue to the next stoplight at CR 94 and turn right.  Staging entrance will be on your right.
NOTE: Brazoria County Cavalry members and other Patriots on motorcycles and in vehicles.

Date: Wednesday October 22nd
Staging Area: Big Star Ford
17717 Hwy 288 North
Manvel, TX.
Staging Time: 1:00 pm
Safety Briefing: 3:00 pm
Prayer: 3:20 pm
KSU: 3:30 pm
Final Destination: MacLean Park Lake Jackson, TX.

We Need Volunteers for the following:

Tuesday October 21st Brazoria County Cavalry will be putting out American Flags at MacLean Park in Lake Jackson TX @ 9:30 am.

Wednesday October 22nd Escort from Big Star Ford to MacLean Park in Lake Jackson Texas.

Thursday October 23rd Wall set up @ 9:00 am.

Monday October 27th Disassemble of Wall @ 9:00 am.
You do NOT need to attend the meeting listed below to Volunteer for the dates above.  Just come out and help.

If you would like to be a Volunteer for the dates and times above or for this event, there will be a meeting on October 19th at 4:00 pm @ Fire Station 1 in Lake Jackson located at 10 Oak Drive Lake Jackson TX.  You may also contact Andy Anderson @ 979-201-2475

Here is a list of dates and times for the Vietnam Traveling Wall while in Lake Jackson Texas at MacLean Park.
October 22, 2014:
Escort from Big Star Ford At CR 59 and Hwy 288
Staging time 1:00 P.M. Start time 3:30 P.M.

October 23, 2014:
Assembly of Wall and Tents at Site

October 24, 2014:
Open to public
(Area High Schools)
Start time 7 A.M.

October 25, 2014:
Opening Ceremonies
Open 7 A.M.
Opening Ceremonies 9 A.M.
October 26, 2014:
Open 7 A.M.
Closing Ceremonies 5 P.M.

October 27, 2014:
Disassemble Wall for transport to next location;
Remove tents from Park site
Thank you Brazoria County Cavalry Members and ALL who serve.

 

 

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.

Wednesday Oct 22nd. Escort Vietnam Veterans Traveling Memorial Wall to Lake Jackson. 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