Events

By on February 6, 2020

EventTimeframeDescription
Trappings of TexasApril 16-18 to May 17Considered one of the best Western art and custom cowboy gear exhibits and sales in the country, Trappings of Texas showcases the work of both up-and-coming and well-established artists.
Heart of the ArtsTBA Spring/SummerA celebration of art and music downtown.
Fourth of JulyJuly 4Alpine’s Independence Day celebration includes a parade, live music, food and crafts vendors, a car show and a fireworks display.
Viva Big BendJuly 23-26Regional music festival with shows in:
Alpine | Fort Davis | Marfa | Marathon |Terlingua
Harvest MoonSeptemberA celebration of art and music downtown.
Artwalk AlpineNovember
21-22
To work to provide a venue for the promotion of the arts through educational, economic and entertainment opportunities for children, students, patrons, artists, and tourists in Alpine, Big Bend and surrounding communities in rural Southwest Texas.
Christmas in AlpineDecemberDon’t miss this Christmas in Alpine event–it starts with the Christmas Parade of Lights at 6pm, starting at the Civic Center (with Mountain Country Christmas inside!) and ending at the Courthouse where Santa awaits in the Gazebo, the tree will be lighted on the Courthouse lawn, there will be refreshments, carolers, and Starlight Shopping Specials at participating downtown businesses.
Lonestar Cowboy Poetry GatheringFebruary 19-20Poetry; music; well-curated free sessions on the beautiful SRSU campus against a backdrop of mountains; great audio quality; friends; performers’ merchandise; ranch talk; friendly smiling faces; cool LSCPGathering t-shirts, posters, and pins; and a general good time.