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Mustang and Cowboy Chili Cookoff
on Friday, July 01, 2016

Friday, July 1st there will be a welcome reception for all Chili Cooks at the Patio located at the Marathon Motel.
Saturday, July 2nd
Join us for the Cowboy Chili Cook Off! This is a CASI sanctioned event benefiting a yearly-selected charity.
Sunday July 3rd will kick off the Mustang Chili Cook Off! Again, a CASI sanctioned event benefiting a yearly-selected charity.
For more information on these events, please contact (Yet to be determined, check back)
For those who noticed the dates of these events, they coincide with the well known 4th of July Dance at the Post Park on Saturday, July 2nd.
For details of this event, please visit; www.marathontexas.com/events or click on the link at the top of the page.
'Chili, the Official State Food of Texas!'

Annual Fourth of July Post Park Dance
BBQ starts at Noon, Dance starts at 9:00 on Saturday, July 02, 2016

One of the most popular local events! The Fourth of July Dance!
Benefiting the MISD Booster Club. Music provided by the Craig Carter Band Admission; $8.00/Stag, $15.00/couple. Traditional BBQ starting noon till 3:00 pm $6.00/person. This is a popular event so reserve a room early!!!
For those who noticed the date of this event, it coincides with the well know CASI Sanctioned Chili Cook-off held the same weekend! 'Chili, the "Official State Food" of Texas!'
For details of this event, please visit; www.marathontexas.com/events or click on the link at the top of the page.
BBQ Goes on Forever and the Party Never Ends!

Quilt Show
on Saturday, September 10, 2016

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!
For more information, contact Connie Springfiled (432-386-4850) or Jodie Freeman (214-415-1994).For details of this event, please visit; www.marathontexas.com/events or click on the link at the top of the page.

Marathon 2 Marathon
on Saturday, October 22, 2016

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.
For more detailed information regarding this event, please visit us at www.marathon2marathon.net