Join us for exciting live music festivals, grilling at the Gage, art openings, cultural and community events scheduled throughout the year.

Every Summer Saturday

Summer Pool Bar

Starting June 3rd join us to enjoy the summer sun at the summer pool bar. Every Saturday from 1 pm to 4 pm, our poolside bar will serve up refreshing cocktails and snacks with a lively swimming pool music playlist.  Soak up the sun, relax by the pool, and splash the day away.

July 4th & 7th

Celebrate Independence Day

Join us on July 4th for our town’s festive Independence Day parade. Wave your flag as vintage cars, dogs, and ponies meander down Main Street. You won’t want to miss the famous “handprint” burro.

On July 7th, the official Marathon 4th of July party will take place at Post Park. Join our entire town for the festivities including entertainment by Craig Carter, the renowned country singer-songwriter. Pack your dance shoes and get ready to shuffle under the big. bright Texas stars. 

Forth of July Dance

July 22nd

Grilling at the Gage: Chefs Jonathan Perno & Joe Rodriguez

Calling all gourmands!  We are excited to welcome Chef Jonathan Perno,  a James Beard Best Chef of the Southwest semi-finalist and chef-owner of Cambio Restaurant, along with his good friend Chef Joe Rodriguez, co-owner of Black Board Bar B Q and former Ex Chef of the Gage Hotel, to co-create a special multi-course dinner for our summer classic-culinary event. Both chefs are known for their unique and creative style of Southwestern cuisine incorporating bold flavors and use of fresh, local ingredients.

Call 432-386-4205 today to book your room.  Ask for Grilling at the Gage room block and stay tuned for more event details.

July 26th - 30th

Viva Big Bend Music Festival

Viva Big Bend Music Festival is an annual event celebrating the diverse music scene in West Texas. The festival takes place across multiple venues, showcasing a variety of genres, including country, rock, blues, and more. The festivities kick off at the Gage Hotel on Friday with live performances by talented local and national artists. With its picturesque setting and rich musical heritage, the Viva Big Bend Music Festival, anchored by the renowned Gage Hotel, continues to captivate audiences and contribute to the thriving cultural scene of West Texas. Follow Viva Big Bend for lineup news and announcements. Ticket information linked below.

Viva Big Bend

August 11th & 12th

Marathon Songwriters Festival

From Texas Country and Blue to American, the diverse lineup of talented singer-songwriter musicians is sure to captivate the audience with their performances.

Marathon Songwriters Festival

August 18th & 19th

BBQ Pachanga


Get ready for the ultimate BBQ experience in Texas!  Join us for a smokin’ hot weekend with the finest pitmasters in the Lone Star State. Leonard Botello of Truth BBQ (Top Ten BBQ Joints in Texas), Ernest Servantes of Burnt Bean Co. (Top Ten BBQ in Texas and James Beard Best Chef in Texas semi-finalist) and Phillip Moellering of Brick Vault Brewery & BBQ  (Best New BBQ in Texas) will share tales from the pit and serve up all things BBQ. This is meat lovers event you won’t want to miss!

Call 432-386-4205 today to book your room. Ask for the BBQ Pachanga room block and stay tuned for more event details.