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Old Settlers Reunion

2022 Old Settlers Reunion
The 61st Annual Old Settlers Reunion has been rescheduled for December 3rd to be celebrated along with Christmas in the Canyon. It will be a full day of fun.

The Chamber of Commerce has begun planning the 61st Annual Old Settlers Reunion in Camp Wood, with plenty of food, merchandise, and games! The 2022 event will be open on August 6, 2022, the first weekend of August.


12’ X 12’ Booth Vendor - $50.00
Electricity per Booth (if needed) - $10.00



It is time to nominate who will be royalty King and Queen for the Old Settlers Reunion on August 6, 2022.  It is requested that nominated couples have been living in the Nueces Canyon for most of their lives, have been married for more than 25 years, and have been active participants in community and civic organizations in the Nueces Canyon.  Couples who have reigned in prior years may not be resubmitted as nominees.  Only one couple will be chosen, and please provide as much information as you can. All nominations must be submitted no later than Friday, July 9, by 5:00 p.m. by email to above address, in hard copy to Chamber Center at 103 South Nueces Street or city office in sealed envelope, or mailed with postmark no later than July 9.  No Exceptions.

Forms and Maps for Download

Old Settlers Reunion