Annual Fourth of July Post Park DanceBBQ starts at Noon, Dance starts at 9:00 on Saturday, July 05, 2014
One of the most popular local events! The Fourth of July Dance!
Mustang and Cowboy Chili Cookoffon Monday, July 07, 2014
Friday, July 4th there will be a welcome reception for all Chili Cooks at the Patio located at the Marathon Motel.
Viva Big Bendon Friday, July 25, 2014
Viva Big Bend is a celebration of music and Texas. Produced by Texas Music magazine, Viva Big Bend is part music festival and part music-industry conference, which will showcase the best of the state: extraordinary natural beauty, talented people and a diverse culture. Approximately 50 bands are expected to be showcased in at least six venues during the first year.
In addition to the music, events are planned specifically for music-industry representatives.
West Feston Saturday, September 20, 2014
September 20th and 21st
Come and join us for one of Marathon's most popular events, The West Fest Cabrito and BBQ Cookoff!
This year's event kicks off with a Friday Night Dance featuring the Craig Carter Band followed by a day of cooking and activities at the Post Park. For more information, contact Della Shakelford at 432-208-0284 or Lyn Shakelford at 432-258-1898 or email, email@example.com
Quilt Showon Saturday, October 11, 2014
If you appreciate fine quilts, this event should not be missed! Located athe the Marathon Community Center and benefitting the community of Marathon, Some of the best quilters come to display their work!
Marathon 2 Marathonon Saturday, October 25, 2014
The Marathon 2 Marathon is an annual event held in late October. This event consists of the full 26.2 mile Marathon, a 13.1 mile Half Marathon, a 6.2 mile 10K and a 3.1 mile 5K all sharing the same course on Hwy 385 north between Ft. Stockton and Marathon finishing in front of the Historic Gage Hotel in Downtown Marathon. Other activities included in this event is a pre-race pasta dinner, a Catfish Fry Fundraiser with live entertainment, an awards ceremony followed by a post race party with live entertainment. You don't have to be a runner to participate and enjoy this exciting event.
Cowboy Social and Silent Auction3:00-6:00PM on Sunday, November 02, 2014
The Cowboy Social and Silent Auction is one of the most popular events benefiting the Marathon Health Clinic. Bid on the many items donated for auction then, eat, drink and dance the afternoon away to the tunes of Craig Carter and the Spur of the Moment Band!
For more information, contact Della Shakelfod 432-208-0284
Fiesta De Noche Buena6:00 until..... on Saturday, December 06, 2014
Come get into the Holiday spirit at our annual street festival. Music, food, drinks and fun!
For details of this event, please visit; www.marathontexas.com/events or click on the link at the top of the page.