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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

Parks Legado Christmas Tree Market

Nov. 23-Dec. 20

This winter, Parks Legado will bring the Christmas spirit to the Permian Basin with fresh cut trees,...

"A Very Electric Christmas" by Lightwire Theater

Dec. 29

Since bursting to national acclaim after appearing as semi-finalists on "America’s Got Talent" and...


Nov. 15-Jan. 1

The Downtown Arts Festival Plaza and surrounding areas will come to life with lights, food, holiday ...

Resolution Run

Jan. 12

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

Reeves County Junior Livestock Show, Sale, and Barbecue

Jan. 17-19

The livestock show includes beef cattle, sheep, goats, and swine as well as a delicious barbecue din...

Culberson County Stockshow

Jan. 18-19

The annual stock show and sale is accompanied by family activities, barbecue, and a dance....

Midessa Boat, RV, Sport, and Gun Show

Feb. 8-10

This event features new boats, ATVs, motorcycles, miscellaneous vendors, a gun show, and a kids fish...


March 1-10

Nick Payne's play is about free will, friendship, spellbinding exploration of love, quantum theory, ...

Spring Fling Shopping Spree

April 2

Many local home-based businesses set up booths to display and sell products and merchandise....

Taste of Monahans

April 8

Local restaurants, food trucks, and specialty shops have samples of their delicious food....

Building Bridges Art Show

April 10-12

Three-day event includes sculpture, photography, oil paintings, and water colors by local and region...

33rd Annual Trappings of Texas

April 11-13

The Museum of the Big Bend’s premier exhibit and sale of contemporary Western Art and custom cowbo...

Nuevo Siglo Drama Festival

April 6-14

This festival bridges a long history of the Spanish Golden Age plays in the Siglo de Oro Drama Festi...


April 5-20

The American tribal rock musical—by James Rado, Gerome Ragni, and Galt MacDermot—follows a young...

Alpine Gem & Mineral Show

April 19-21

The 29th annual show features indoor and outside vendors, demonstrators, and exhibits of rocks, foss...

Big Bend Open Road Race

April 24-27

Each year, highway 285 between Sanderson and Fort Stockton is closed for one of the most challenging...

Cinco De Mayo

May 4

Celebrate the culture and traditions of Old Mexico with food, arts and crafts, mariachi bands, folkl...

Western Frontier Days at Fort Lancaster State Historic Site

May 17-18

The fort's grounds will be filled with tents, stations, and living history interpreters for visitors...

Coolest Fourth of July

July 4-6

The pageantry of Independence Day comes alive in the rugged and scenic town of Fort Davis. Comedy ac...

Davis Mountains Hummingbird Celebration

Aug. 22-25

Celebrate the wide variety of hummingbirds that pass through the Davis Mountains in the Hummingbird ...

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