Come and Take it Battle Reenactment
2122 N St Joseph -- Gonzales, Texas 78629
On Oct. 2, 1835, the Mexican authorities sent a force of 100 men to repossess a cannon that had been provided to the residents of Gonzales for defense against Native Americans. In response to the Mexican forces, the Texans, loaded the cannon with bits and pieces of iron and fired the shot that began the revolution. See website for details.