This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.


June 7-10, 2017

Swollfest Fishing Rodeo has raised are over  $1,200,000 since becoming a non profit organization. Donating hundreds of thousands of dollars to various charities, organizations, and research institutions.

“Swollfest has become a journey that I never know where it will bring me or who I will meet through it’s connections.  But what I have learned is the people that  i have met and that have become a part of Swollfest are amongst the best humanity has to offer.  I wake up each day grateful and with purpose to create change for a positive outcome.  Swollfest may be just a fishing rodeo to the outside, but those that are integrally associated, know how it moves people to unite for issues bigger than themselves.”
Nick Rauber – Swollfest Founder/Director

Where to stay for Swollfest 2017?

Swollfest will be here in just a few short months.  Its time to start securing your place to stay for the big event.   20th Annual Swollfest Fishing Rodeo is June 7- 10, 2017 CLICK

January 11th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Merry Christmas from Swollfest Fishing Rodeo

We are thankful for everyone that contributes, helps, volunteers, sponsors, and participates in Swollfest Fishing Rodeo, allowing Swollfest to be so successful each year.  From our family to yours, we wish everyone a Merry Christmas and

December 21st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

20th Annual Swollfest Save the Date

  2oth Annual Swollfest Fishing Rodeo  June 7-10, 2017 Sand Dollar Marina - Grand Isle, LA visit for all the details  2017 Signature artist - Tami Curtis  2017 Awards Art designer - Benjamin Bullins  

October 31st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Recordbuck Ranch, Swollfest’s Outdoor Wish Host Ranch

Over the years, the relationships we have built through Recordbuck Ranch in Utopia, TX, have been of the utmost success to Swollfest Fishing Rodeo.  Starting as a small idea to bring disabled Armed Service veterans

October 18th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Wade’s Taxidermy gives Support to Swollfest’s Outdoor Wish Foundation

Wade Wolkart is one of the most creative taxidermist I've met that is not scared to mount anything.  The only thing  I see him turn down nowadays is a skunk, which he tried two of

October 12th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

One of a kind Swollfest Fishing Rodeo artist, Hank Holland

Swollfest Fishing Rodeo is known for it's creativity in all aspects of the event. Whether its the awards made by the Benjamin Collection, Big Daddy Wrap creations, our annual signature artist, fish prints, or the

October 10th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments


Swollfest is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, founded by Dr. Nick Rauber, that raises money for American Diabetes Association, Muscular Dystrophy Association and Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge. Swollfest has hundreds of dedicated participants and sponsors that promote the rodeo along with spreading awareness for the charities. #swollfest2016
Swollfest updated their profile picture.Thursday, January 19th, 2017 at 12:54pm
Swollfest updated their profile picture.Thursday, January 19th, 2017 at 12:53pm
Swollfest shared Recordbuck Ranch's photo.Thursday, January 5th, 2017 at 1:15pm
Congratulations Dustin! It was an honor for Swollfest to share in this experience with you.
SwollfestThursday, October 20th, 2016 at 2:20pm
New blog post about our Outdoor Wish Foundation Host Ranch, Recordbuck Ranch in Utopia, TX.
SwollfestThursday, October 20th, 2016 at 2:19pm
New blog post about our Outdoor Wish Foundation Taxidermist, Wade Wolkart.
Swollfest shared a Page.Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 at 11:01am
Tami Curtis Gallery and Studio.
Thursday, January 19th, 2017 at 8:17am
RT @KivJr: I have a very tall table. 40 inches. And this is my Great Dane with his face on it 😂😂can I have chicken 🍗 dad!!… Swollfest photo
Wednesday, January 18th, 2017 at 8:16pm
RT @benjaminbullins: The Shipping Container Room featured at the New Orleans Home and Garden Show in 2015 is now FOR SALE!! Sale... https:…
Tuesday, January 17th, 2017 at 8:35pm
RT @WilkinsWebb1: Otter I saw this weekend while in the stand-he played around in the creek for probably 1 1/2hr. Entertained me for a whil…