Calendar of Events
Wildcatter Weekend - Hamill Brothers Day
|Date:||October 13, 2012|
|Time:||10:00 AM - 04:00 PM|
|Location:||Spindletop Gladys City Boomtown, Hwy 69 and University Drive, Beaumont, TX|
The Hamill Brothers - Al, Curt, and Jim - began work on the historic Spindletop oil well in October 1900. Gladys City will recognize the Hamill's tenacity, ingenuity and success with a special video presentation throughout the day. Plus families can learn more about the Hamills and build their own Spindletop derricks.
Family activity sessions at 1:00 pm and 2:30 pm. Reservations encouraged, but not required.
Free admission all day, plus complimentary refreshments and gusher re-enactment at 4 p.m.
Gladys City Office