Downtown Alpine Mural

Alpine / Fort Davis

Separated by 24 miles on Texas 118, the towns of Alpine and Fort Davis provide the perfect launch pad for Big Bend excursions.

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Upcoming Events

Trans Pecos Big Buck Tournament

Nov. 29-Dec. 16

This is an annual desert mule deer hunting tournament....

Hyundai Sun Bowl Fan Fiesta

Dec. 31

The Hyundai Sun Bowl is the nation's second oldest bowl game, marking its 86th year in 2019. Many ac...

Resolution Run

Jan. 11

This event features 10K and 5K runs and a 1-mile health walk through the scenic Monahans Sandhills S...

The Border to Badlands Ultra Race

Feb. 29

Come run in a prehistoric area dating back some 10,000 years where indigenous people left cave art a...

Sandhills Stock Show and Rodeo

Jan. 3-11

Events throughout the week include rodeo festivities and a livestock show....

Nerd Nite Big Bend

Dec. 17

Learn something new while being entertained by these short presentations on science, culture, and mi...

Roaring '20s New Year's Eve Party

Dec. 31

Ring in a "Jazz Age New Year" at Alpine's historic Holland Hotel, which was founded in 1916 and open...

Lone Star Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Feb. 21-22

This new event continues a decades-long Alpine tradition of celebrating cowboy poetry and preserving...

Dancing with Alpine's Stars

Feb. 29

Support a good cause and join Alpine community members as they cheer on untrained and nonprofessiona...

Plein Air Painters of the Four Corners

Jan. 18-March 22

Members of the Plein Air Painters of the Four Corners exhibit their images of Big Bend regional land...

Sun City Scavenger Hunt

Sept. 30-Dec. 31, 2021

Have some fun in the sun exploring the westernmost city in Texas. On this culture-filled El Paso sca...

WinterFest

Nov. 23-Jan. 5

El Paso WinterFest, presented by The Hospitals of Providence and Providence Children’s Hospital, n...

Fiesta of Flight Air and Space Expo

March 14

Featuring the United States Air Force Thunderbirds, this show is open to the public with free admiss...

Hungarian Heart Texan Soul

March 1

Don't miss the opportunity to hear lively Hungarian folk tunes played by some of the best folk music...

"Seven Deadly Shorts"

March 8

What could aliens, yoga, fortune telling, Cracker Jack, baggage, chess, and murder possibly have in ...

"The Office! A Musical Parody"

March 18

It’s a typical morning at Scranton’s third largest paper company until, for no logical reason, a...

Cover photo: Cerro Castellan at Big Bend National Park by Wayne Suggs


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