Downtown Alpine Mural

Alpine
& Fort Davis

Travel Region

Big Bend Country

Population

7,000

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

"Shen Yun"

Feb. 5

Experience the beauty of ancient China before communism. Shen Yun's unique artistic vision expands t...

Lone Star Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Feb. 18-19

Polish your boots and brush off your best hat. The Lone Star Cowboy Poetry Gathering has been preser...

Midessa Boat, RV, Sport, and Gun Show

Feb. 11-13

Check out new model boats and RVs, plus shop at the gun show and various vendors. The show includes ...

80th Aniversarrio of Laughlin Air Force Base

Jan. 1-Dec. 31

Laughlin Air Force Base celebrates this milestone birthday with events held througout the year....

The Border To Badlands Ultra Race

Feb. 26

Experience the uniqueness of the desert wildlife and flora, be awe-inspired by the incredible views ...

Marathon and Half Marathon

Feb. 13

This Boston qualifier begins on El Paso’s east side and travels thorough various parts of the city...

"Fred Darge Paints the Big Bend and Beyond"

April 22-23

View work by German-born Dallas artist, Fred Darge (1900-1978), who traveled and painted extensively...

Alpine Gem and Mineral Show

April 15-17

For 31 years, the show has featured spectacular gemstone specimens, jewelry, and artwork, plus door ...

Cinco de Mayo Celebration

May 5-7

Honor the anniversary of Mexico's victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla in 1862 wit...

Dark Skies Festival

April 29-30

McDonald Observatory’s inaugural Dark Skies Festival is a family-friendly celebration of the night...

"Frida"

March 19

El Paso Opera presents this fusion of opera, Mexican folkloric and mariachi music, and Broadway musi...

Sun City Craft Beer Festival

May 21-22

More than 50 breweries are expected to bring their brews to downtown El Paso. Along with an indoor b...

Taste of Permian Basin

March 31

Come out and savor the culinary delights of over 30 Permian Basin restaurants and sample the best de...

Invitational

May 5-8

Part contemporary art fair, part exhibition, part experience—the Marfa Invitational provides an un...

"Texas as Art"

Jan. 14-April 22

The images in this exhibit are designed to engage the viewer—through art—with the diversity of T...

Art Tales

Feb. 2

Geared for preschoolers ages 3-5, Art Tales includes a reading of “Just Being Dalí" by Amy Guglie...

Adventures in Art

Feb. 13

A monthly exhibit-driven studio class for students ages 6 to 12, Adventures in Art has students tour...

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