Close Rattlesnake Roundup Kicks Off Sweetwater may be a small town, but it's known world-wide for its rattlers. Vanessa Paige, KXVA 6:25 PM. CST March 10, 2017 CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST SWEETWATER, TX - Sweetwater may be a small town, but it's known worldwide for its rattlers.Our Vanessa Paige took on the experience.This is the 59th year the event has been held. Attendees can experience everything from eating a fried rattlesnake to skinning one to watching live rattlers be milked for venom!For more background on the roundup, click here! © 2017 KXVA-TV CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ PINTEREST JOIN THE CONVERSATION To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Leave a Comment TRENDING VIDEOS Jasper County Sheriff's deputies investigating death of Tristan Dilley Las Vegas/Mandalay Bay shooting - What we know Custody case of child found clinging to mother's body in flood waters postponed Railing on the Red Cross: Help for Denied Applicants 11 new features in IOS 11 Silsbee teen's little brother discovered her fatally shot in bed Sunday evening This ad will end in 13 seconds. UP NEXT: Railing on the Red Cross: Help for Denied Applicants RANKED In Last 24H 00:48 Don't Fall For This Netflix Scam WATCHED BY of viewers like you 04:30 Port Arthur man recalls dramatic moments while gunman opens fire in Las Vegas WATCHED BY of viewers like you President Trump remarks on Las Vegas shooting IN TOP New Videos 00:38 Las Vegas/Mandalay Bay shooting - What we know W Salvation Army contnues to provide recovery efforts a month after Harvey Shooting survivors want more than prayers for Las Vegas HPD: Man kills his mom, critically wounds dad Segment One of Blitz - 9/29/17 More Stories Three of four arrested on gun charges may be charged… Dec 12, 2017, 12:14 p.m. Beaumont animal shelter hopes to empty kennels over… Dec. 1, 2017, 5:05 p.m. Mom, child escape Groves house fire without injury Dec 12, 2017, 4:33 p.m.